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Opel Admiral Lexus


type 4/5S SAL
doors 4

Engine information

Bore × stroke 92.00 mm × 69.80 mm 3.62 in × 2.75 in
Cylinders S-6
Displace 2.8 litre 2784 cc (169.89 cu in)
Engine type OHV
Valves 2 valves per cylinder | 12 valves in total
Engine construction
Compression ratio 9.50:1
Fuel system 1 Ze carb
Maximum power
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 89.49 bhp/ton
Specific output
Maximum torque
bmep 929.8 kPa (134.9 psi)
Specific torque 73.99 Nm/litre
Maximum rpm
Main bearings 7
Coolant Water
Bore / stroke ratio 1.32
Unitary capacity 464 cc/cylinder
Aspiration Normal
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N

Dimensions and weight

wheelbase 2845 mm
wheelbase 112 in
Length (milimeters) 4907 mm
Length (inches) 193.2 in
Width (milimeters) 1852 mm
Width (inches) 72.9 in
Height (milimeters) 1450 mm
Height (inches) 57.1 in
L:W ratio 1.72
Ground clearance (milimeters) 150 mm
Ground clearance (inches) 5.9 in
Kerb weight (kilograms) 1475 kg
Kerb weight (pounds) 3252 lb
Weight distribuiton
Fuel capacity (litres) 80 litres
Fuel capacity (UK Ga) 17.6 UK Ga
Fuel capacity (US Gal) 21.1 US Gal


Drag coefficient
Frontal area


Engine location Front
Engine alignment Longitudinal
Drive RWD
Steering recirculating ball
Turns lock-to-lock 4.000
Turning circle 10.80 m
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Brake ∅
Braked area
Transmission 4M
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 3.98

General information

RAC rating 31.5
Number made
Model code
Model family
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available

Manual Download

Download 1972 Opel Admiral Lexus PDF Manual
Designer unknown
Year 1972

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