1.6S

 

In 1977 as an answer to the competition providing more powerful engines  the more powerfull1.6S is introduced into the Opel Kadett C. The1.6S was sufficiently more powerful for the light Kadett, but remained less powerful than the GT/E.


1.6motor

 

 

Specifications 1.6 CIH

1.6S*

Production

As from May 1977

Maximum power

75 pk (55 kW)
at 5200 rpm

Maximum torgue

115 Nm
at 3800-4200 rpm

Number of cylinders

4 in line

Bore x Stroke                

85x69,8 mm

Cubic capacity

1584 cc

Compression ratio

8,8:1

petrol type,
requires octane number (RON)

Super
minus 98 RON

fuel supplies

Solex 32 DIDTA
2-choke carburateur

Choke

Automatic

  Idle speed

850 tpm

Maximum rpm

Briefly maximum. 6150 rpm/constantly maximum 6000 rpm

crankshaft

5x bearings

camshaft

Operated by means of chain, 3x bearings

oil capacity

3.8 litre

Firing order

1-3-4-2