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Peugeot 605 SVE 24V specs

Car type 4-door saloon
Curb weight 1585 kg (3494 lbs)
Introduced 1991
Origin country France
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Performance

0 - 100 kph7.9 s
1/4 mile16.3 s
Top speed229 kph (142 mph)

Powertrain specs

Engine type V6 24 valve
Displacement 3.0 l (183 ci)
Power 203 ps (200 bhp / 149 kw)
Torque 259 Nm (191 lb-ft)
Power / liter 68 ps (67 hp)
Power / weight 128 ps (126 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 163 Nm (121 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 5
Layout front engine, front wheel drive
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Corvolet3  1y ago

Fun fact: Peugeot planned an extended version with a 4.0 V8 engine that was supposed to make 380 horsepower. Just imagine what a spanking that would have been to the German competition. Lmao

https://www.secret-classics.com/30-jahre-peugeot-605/

 

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TypeF173  1y ago

They should of put it in a Peugeot 405 Mi16!


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FastestLaps  1y ago

380 seems very elevated. This could only be achieved with some aggressive tuning and expensive internals for high RPMs. And emissions could be problem in that case anyway.

I don't think they could reliably ship a 4.0 V8 with that much horsepower. But they could do 300+ which would still be a lot for that time.


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Corvolet3  1y ago @FastestLaps

True, but it would have been pretty sick nonetheless. Alpina did the same thing with their B10 Biturbo