Vauxhall VXR8 2007-2009 & 2011 on


July 4, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Vauxhall VXR8 6.0 (2007-2008)
Country
Essentially Australian
Top Speed (mph)
155 (limited) 174 (unlimited)
0-60 mph
4.9
0-100 mph
12.2
1/4 mile
13.4
BHP
411 @6000rpm
Torque lbft
406 @4400rpm
BHP per ton
224
MPG UK/US
18/15
Engine capacity CC/CU
5967/364
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.9:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
194.5
Width (in)
74.8
Height (in)
57.8
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4030
Additional Info: Also available was a 532bhp Supercharged 6.0 litre (0-60 in 4.8 secs). 2008-2009 engine now 6.2 litres producing 425bhp (0-60 in 4.9 secs also, but quicker in-gear acceleration). Facelift in 2011, which features LED running lights, more bonnet vents, new wing vents, new rear spoiler, restyled grille, front bumper, rear bumper, diffuser and interior. The 2011 models available are a a 425bhp clubsport and GTS and a 567bhp supercharged GTS and Bathhurst S Edition which gets to 60 in around 4.5 secs.

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