Vauxhall Carlton GSi 1987-1993 & Opel Omega Evo 500 1991-1993


July 4, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Vauxhall Carlton GSi 12v (1987-1989)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
135
0-60 mph
8.2
1/4 mile
16.4
0-1 km
29.9
BHP
177 @5600rpm
Torque lbft
177 @4400rpm
BHP per ton
124
Engine capacity CC/CU
2969/181
Engine type
Straight 6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 12
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
184.5
Width (in)
69.8
Height (in)
57
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3150

 

Vauxhall Carlton GSi 24v (1989-1993)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
148
0-60 mph
6.9
1/4 mile
15.4
0-1 km
28.1
BHP
204 @6000rpm
Torque lbft
199 @3600rpm
BHP per ton
139
Engine capacity CC/CU
2969/181
Engine type
Straight 6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.0:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 24
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
184.5
Width (in)
69.8
Height (in)
57
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3225
Additional Info: 0-60 times vary depending on sources and can be seen with as little as 6.3 and as much as 7.6 secs. A special model called the Lotus Carlton was also produced.

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Opel Omega Evo 500 (1991-1993)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
155
0-60 mph
7.1
0-100 mph
18.6
0-1 km
28.1
BHP
227 @6700rpm
Torque lbft
207 @3500rpm
BHP per ton
145
Engine capacity CC/CU
2969/181
Engine type
Straight 6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.5:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 24
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
187.8
Width (in)
71.3
Height (in)
56.3
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3436
Additional Info: The Carlton was called the Omega in most other countries and a factory modified Omega Evo 500 was produced from 1991-1993. With a full body kit and electrically operated rear spoiler taken from the DTM race car it was a mean looking saloon.

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