ECOTEC V6 V8
Engine
'V' configuration. OHV design with cross flow cylinder heads. Mulltipoint fuel injection. Engine Control Module, or Powertrain Control Module (with auto trans). Computer diagnostics.
91 octane petrol (ULP).
High energy, distributorless, ignition & triple coils.
Sequential fuel injection.
Breakerless high-energy electronic ignition system.
Grouped fuel injection.
'Hot wire' air mass metering.
Cold air intake.
High flow air cleaner.
Twin knock-control sensors. Two-speed cooling fan. Low friction technology. Cross-bolted main bearings
Bore x Stroke (mm): 97 x 86 102 x 77
Capacity (cc): 3791 4987
Compression ratio: 9.4:1 8.4:1
Power (DIN, kW): 147 @ 5200rpm 168 @ 4400rpm
Torque (DIN, Nm): 304 @ 3600rpm 395 @ 3600rpm
Gear ratios:
(:1) 5 speed man



Getrag
1st: 3.83
2nd: 2.20
3rd: 1.40
4th: 1.00
5th: 0.81

1st: 3.55
2nd: 2.04
3rd: 1.40
4th: 1.00
5th: 0.76
4 speed auto 1st: 3.06
2nd: 1.63
3rd: 1.00
4th: 0.70
Drive: Rear. Ratio 3.08:1
Fuel economy
5 speed man
(l/100km*):

4 speed auto
City: 10.5
(26.9mpg)

City: 11.5
(24.6mpg)
City: 14.0
(20.2mpg)

City: 15.0
(18.8mpg)
Fuel tank (L): 63
Brakes:
Four wheel disc. Ventilated front disc & finned caliper.
Load sensing brake pressure proportioning valve
Anti-lock Braking System:
(Available on Ute 'S' package)
When wheel speed sensors & computer detect imminent lock-up, brake cylinder pressure is adjusted front and rear to prevent braking skid.
Suspension:
Front: MacPherson strut, incorporating wet sleeve shock absorbers. Direct acting stabiliser bar. Linear rate coil springs.
Rear: trailing arm with 5-link location. Panhard rod.
Progressive rate coil springs. Rubber auxiliary springs.
Stabiliser bar.
Steering:
Variable ratio rack & pinion.
Variable power assist.
Track: (mm):
Front 1491 Rear 1478
Turning circle (m):
11.1 (kerb to kerb)
Wheelbase (mm):
2822
Wheels & tyres
Ute: Steel wheels, 6.00 x 15 & P205/65 R15 95H tyres.
'S' Alloy wheels, 7.00 x 15 & P205/65 R15 95H tyres.
Weight (kg) Kerb mass (Est) 'S': 1361 'S': 1443
Gross Vehicle Mass 'S': 2122 'S': 2192
Payload 710 (Inc. driver, 2 pass.)
Dimensions (mm):
Length:

4896
Width:
(Mirrors)
1965
Height: 1510
Ground Clearance: 138
Payload:
Length:

2145
Width: 1520
Height: 470
Width at wheel arches: 1172
Area (m2): 3.26
Volume (m3): 1.27
Towing:
Holden approved 1200kg & 1600kg towing
packages are available. See your Holden Dealer for details
(Towing capacity subject to State laws).
Service (km):
1500, 10,000 then every 10,000.
Holden Dealer "Tech 1"
computerised analysis available for
engine management system