AMC Eagle / American Eagle (1979 - 1987)

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Layout    
Front engine, rear-wheel drive / four-wheel drive

Engine    
150 cu in (2.5 L) AMC I4
151 cu in (2.5 L) GM Iron Duke I4
258 cu in (4.2 L) AMC I6
219 cu in (3.6 L) VM I6 turbodiesel

Transmission    
4-speed manual
5-speed manual
3-speed TorqueFlite automatic
Overdrive (diesel only)

Dimensions
Wheelbase    
97.2 in (2,469 mm) liftback/kammback
109.3 in (2,776 mm) coupe/sedan/wagon
Length    
166.6 in (4,232 mm) liftback/kammback
186.2 in (4,729 mm) coupe/sedan/wagon
Width    
73.0 in (1,854 mm) liftback/kammback
72.3 in (1,836 mm) coupe/sedan/wagon
Height    
55.2 in (1,402 mm) liftback/kammback
54.4 in (1,382 mm) coupe/sedan
54.6 in (1,387 mm) wagon

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), manual 4-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 2471 cm3 / 150.8 cui, advertised power: 62.5 kW / 84 hp / 85 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 170 Nm / 125 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4674 mm / 184 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1408 kg / 3104 lbs base curb weight: 1452 kg / 3201 lbs
top speed: 144 km/h (89 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 16.2© s; 0- 100 km/h 17.5© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 20.4© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 26 mpg (U.S.), 9 l/100km, 31.2 mpg (imp.), 11.1 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 13 l/100km / 21.7 mpg (imp.) / 18.1 mpg (U.S.) / 7.7 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), manual 5-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 2471 cm3 / 150.8 cui, advertised power: 62.5 kW / 84 hp / 85 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 170 Nm / 125 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4674 mm / 184 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1408 kg / 3104 lbs base curb weight: 1452 kg / 3201 lbs
top speed: 144 km/h (89 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 16.2© s; 0- 100 km/h 17.5© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 20.4© s 
fuel consumption and mileage: 26 mpg (U.S.), 9 l/100km, 31.2 mpg (imp.), 11.1 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 12.5 l/100km / 22.5 mpg (imp.) / 18.8 mpg (U.S.) / 8 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), manual 4-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 4235 cm3 / 258.4 cui, advertised power: 82 kW / 110 hp / 112 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 278 Nm / 205 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4674 mm / 184 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1479 kg / 3260 lbs base curb weight: 1522 kg / 3355 lbs
top speed: 158 km/h (98 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 12.2© s; 0- 100 km/h 13.1© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 18.7© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 22 mpg (U.S.), 10.7 l/100km, 26.4 mpg (imp.), 9.4 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 13.7 l/100km / 20.6 mpg (imp.) / 17.1 mpg (U.S.) / 7.3 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), manual 5-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 4235 cm3 / 258.4 cui, advertised power: 82 kW / 110 hp / 112 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 278 Nm / 205 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4674 mm / 184 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1479 kg / 3260 lbs base curb weight: 1522 kg / 3355 lbs
top speed: 158 km/h (98 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 12.2© s; 0- 100 km/h 13.1© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 18.7© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 24 mpg (U.S.), 9.8 l/100km, 28.8 mpg (imp.), 10.2 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 12.9 l/100km / 21.8 mpg (imp.) / 18.2 mpg (U.S.) / 7.7 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), automatic 3-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 4235 cm3 / 258.4 cui, advertised power: 82 kW / 110 hp / 112 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 278 Nm / 205 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4674 mm / 184 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1484 kg / 3271 lbs base curb weight: 1527 kg / 3366 lbs
top speed: 154 km/h (96 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 14.6© s; 0- 100 km/h 15.6© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 20.1© s 
fuel consumption and mileage: 21 mpg (U.S.), 11.2 l/100km, 25.2 mpg (imp.), 8.9 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 14.4 l/100km / 19.6 mpg (imp.) / 16.3 mpg (U.S.) / 7 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), manual 5-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 4235 cm3 / 258.4 cui, advertised power: 83.5 kW / 112 hp / 114 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 285 Nm / 210 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4595 mm / 180.9 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1500 kg / 3307 lbs base curb weight: 1537 kg / 3388 lbs
top speed: 160 km/h (99 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 12.1© s; 0- 100 km/h 13© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 18.6© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 18 mpg (U.S.), 13.1 l/100km, 21.6 mpg (imp.), 7.7 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 13 l/100km / 21.7 mpg (imp.) / 18 mpg (U.S.) / 7.7 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), automatic 3-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 4235 cm3 / 258.4 cui, advertised power: 86 kW / 115 hp / 117 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 285 Nm / 210 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4595 mm / 180.9 in, width: 1836 mm / 72.3 in, wheelbase: 2776 mm / 109.3 in
reference weights: base curb weight: 1542 kg / 3399 lbs
top speed: 157 km/h (98 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 13.7© s; 0- 100 km/h 14.7© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 19.5© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 17 mpg (U.S.), 13.8 l/100km, 20.4 mpg (imp.), 7.2 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 14.3 l/100km / 19.8 mpg (imp.) / 16.4 mpg (U.S.) / 7 km/l

4x4 part-time (Select-Drive, rear permanent, full-time mode engaged manually), automatic 3-speed gearbox
gasoline (petrol) engine with displacement: 2471 cm3 / 150.8 cui, advertised power: 62.5 kW / 84 hp / 85 PS ( SAE net ), torque: 170 Nm / 125 lb-ft, 
characteristic dimensions: outside length: 4178 mm / 164.5 in, width: 1854 mm / 73 in, wheelbase: 2469 mm / 97.2 in
reference weights: shipping weight 1329 kg / 2930 lbs base curb weight: 1370 kg / 3020 lbs
top speed: 141 km/h (88 mph) ;
accelerations: 0- 60 mph 17.5© s; 0- 100 km/h 19© s ; 1/4 mile drag time (402 m) 21.2© s
fuel consumption and mileage: 22 mpg (U.S.), 10.7 l/100km, 26.4 mpg (imp.), 9.4 km/l EPA combined ratings; average estimated by a-c©: 14.3 l/100km / 19.7 mpg (imp.) / 16.4 mpg (U.S.) / 7 km/l

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