Talbot Matra Murena


February 24, 2015 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 30, 2015
Talbot Matra Murena 2.2 (1980)
Country
France
Top Speed (mph)
124
0-60 mph
9.2
1/4 mile
16.8
0-1 km
30.4
BHP
118 @5800rpm
Torque lbft
139 @3200rpm
BHP per ton
113
Engine capacity CC/CU
2155/132
Engine type
Straight 4 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.45:1
Valve Type/No
SOHC 8
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
3
Length (in)
160.2
Width (in)
69
Height (in)
48
Kerb Weight (lbs)
2300
Additional Info: The Murena was built between 1980-1983 and features, a fibreglass body, a galvanized steel chassis, 3 seats in a row, a mid mounted engine and had a Cd of just 0.328. Also available was a 92hp 1.6 (0-60 in 11.7, 1/4 mile in 17.7 secs, 0-1km in 33.3 secs, 113mph top speed) and if you wanted more power, Matra later offered a tuning kit for the 2.2 litre engine that saw 142bhp/138lbft, calling it the Talbot Matra Murena S (0-60 in around 8.3 secs, 1/4 mile in 15.6 secs, 0-1km in 29.1 secs, 130mph top speed).