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Production August 1972 - July 1980 August 1972 - January 1976 February 1976 - July 1980
Cylinder Configuration Inline 6
Operating Method Four-stroke
Bore/Stroke 86/78.8 mm
Total Displacement 2,746 cc
Compression ratio 9.0:1
8.7:1 (01/76-07/80)
9.0:1
8.7:1
Fuel injection double-register-downdraught carburetter Solex 4 A manifold-injection, electronically controlled (Bosch D-Jetronic) manifold-injection, mechanically controlled (Bosch K-Jetronic)
Engine output 160 hp / 118 kW at 5,500 rpm (08/72-12/75)
156 hp / 115 kW at 5,500 rpm (01/76-07/80)
185 hp / 136 kW at 6,000 rpm 177 hp / 130 kW at 6,000 rpm (11/75-03/78)
185 hp / 136 kW at 5,800 rpm (04/78-06/80)
Max. torque 226 Nm at 4,000 rpm (08/72-12/75)
223 Nm at 4,000 rpm (01/76-07/80)
240 Nm at 4,500 rpm (08/72-01/76) 234 Nm at 4,500 rpm (02/76-03/78)
238 Nm at 4,500 rpm (04/78-07/80)
Max. engine speed 6,500 rpm
Valves 2 per cylinder
1 x intake, 1 x exhaust
Camshaft Overhead, 1 per cylinder bank
Duplex roller-type drive chain
Engine lubrication
Oil capacity max./min.
Pressure circulation lubrication
6.0/4.5 L
Capacity of cooling system 11 L
Ignition Battery Transistor
Fuel Gasoline