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Mitsubishi 500


type 4S SAL
doors 2

Engine information

Bore × stroke 70.00 mm × 64.00 mm 2.76 in × 2.52 in
Cylinders S-2
Displace 0.5 litre 493 cc (30.085 cu in)
Engine type
Engine construction
Compression ratio 7.10:1
Fuel system 1 downdraught carb
Maximum power 20.3 PS (20.0 bhp) (14.9 kW) @ 5000 rpm
0-50 mph
0-60 mph
0-100 mph
0-100 km/h
80 - 120 km/h
402 m (Quarter mile)
Standing km
Top speed
Fuel consumption
CO2 emissions
Power to weight ratio 40.82 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
Specific torque
Maximum rpm
Code NE19A
Main bearings
Coolant Air
Bore / stroke ratio 1.09
Unitary capacity 246.5 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2060 mm
wheelbase 81.1 in
Length (milimeters) 3139 mm
Length (inches) 123.6 in
Width (milimeters) 1389 mm
Width (inches) 54.7 in
Height (milimeters) 1372 mm
Height (inches) 54 in
L:W ratio 1.52
Ground clearance (milimeters)
Ground clearance (inches)
Kerb weight (kilograms) 490 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 1080 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres)
Fuel capacity (UK Ga)
Fuel capacity (US Gal)


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Rear
Engine alignment Unknown
Drive RWD
Steering rack & pinion
Turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 3M
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio

General information

RAC rating 6.1
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1957 Mitsubishi 500 PDF Manual
500 picture
Designer unknown
Year 1957

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