Specifications and Dimensions

 

Selected information from the 1986 Subaru press kit follows.

 

1986 Subaru XT Coupe Specification

 

 

Engine
Type: horizontally opposed 4-cylinder engine
Block: aluminum alloy with cast iron cylinder liners
Cylinder head: aluminum alloy
Valvetrain: belt-driven single-overhead camshafts with hydraulic lash adjusters
Displacement: 1,781 cu cm (10 cu in)
Bore x stroke: 92 x 67 mm (3.62 x 2.64 in)
Ignition system: electronic, transistorized
Induction system: multi-point electronic fuel injection
Turbocharger: IHI Model RHB5 (water-cooled)
  DL/GL Turbo
Horsepower @ rmp: 94 @ 5,200 110 @ 4,800
Torque (lb-ft) @ rpm: 101 @ 2,800 134 @ 2,800
Compression ratio: 9.0:1 7.7:1
Brakes
DL/GL: vented discs front/drums rear
Turbo: vented discs front/discs rear
Steering
Type: rack-and-pinion steering
Turning circle: 35.1 ft (curb-to-curb)
Turns, lock-to-lock: Manual Power
DL: 4.8 variable ratio
GL, Turbo: 3.5
Suspension
Front: MacPherson strut with lower arm, coil spring*, anti-sway bar
Rear: Semi-trailing arm, coil spring*/shock assembly, anti-sway bar* 4WD Turbo models substitute variable height air springs for coils.
Capacities
Fuel tank: 15.9 gallons
Engine oil: 4.2 quarts (with filter)
Engine coolant: 6.1 quarts
Luggage capacity: 9.8 cu ft (plus 1.8 cu ft below floor)
Dimensions
Curb weight: Front-wheel drive 4-wheel drive
    DL 5-speed 2,280 lb
    GL 5-speed 2,365 lb
    GL automatic 2,395 lb
    Turbo 5-speed 2,490 lb
    Turbo automatic 2,520 lb
    4WD Turbo 5-speed 2,630 lb
    4WD Turbo automatic 2,660 lb
Wheelbase: 97.1 in 97.1 in
Track, front/rear: 56.5/56.1 in 55.9/56.1 in
Length: 175.2 in 175.2 in
Width: 66.5 in 66.5 in
Height: 49.4 in 52.6 in
Ground clearance (max.): 4.8 in 6.7 in
Drag coefficient: 0.29  
Interior Room
  Front Rear*
Leg: 43.3 in 26.2 in
Head: 37.4 in 34.5 in
Shoulder: 52.8 in 52.0 in
Elbow: 55.5 55.5 in
* DL does not have back seat.

 

 

 

 

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