Design Specifications


Item Measurement Qualification Specification 
DIMENSION Overall length  3,830 mm (150.8 in.) 
Overall width  1,675 mm (65.9 in.) 
Overall height  1,525 mm (60.0 in.) 
Wheelbase  2,450 mm (96.5 in.) 
Track equipped with 175/65R14 82T tyres Front 1,460 mm (57.5 in.) 
Rear 1,445 mm (56.9 in.) 
Track equipped with 185/55R15 82V tyres Front 1,440 mm (56.7 in.) 
Rear 1,430 mm (56.3 in.) 
Ground clearance  140 mm (5.5 in.) 
Seating capacity  Five (5) 
WEIGHT Curb weight M/T 977-1,045 kg (2,154-2,304 lbs) 
CVT 1,018-1,065 kg (2,244-2,348 lbs) 
ENGINE Type Except L15A1, L15A5, and L15A6 engines Water-cooled, 4-stroke SOHC i-DSI engine 
L15A1, L15A5, and L15A6 engines Water-cooled, 4-stroke SOHC VTEC engine 
Cylinder arrangement  Inline 4-cylinder, transverse 
Bore and stroke L12A1, L12A3, and L12A4 engines 73 x 74.4 mm (2.87 x 2.93 in.) 
L13A1, L13A2, L13A3, L13A4, L13A5, and L13A6 engines 73 x 80 mm (2.87 x 3.15 in.) 
L15A1, L15A2, L15A4, L15A5, and L15A6 engines 73 x 89.4 mm (2.87 x 3.52 in.) 
Displacement L12A1, L12A3, and L12A4engines 1,246 cm3 (76 cu in.) 
L13A1, L13A2, L13A3, L13A4, L13A5, and L13A6 engines 1,339 cm3 (82 cu in.) 
L15A1, L15A2, L15A4, L15A5, and L15A6 engines 1,496 cm3 (91 cu in.) 
Compression ratio KY (except Esypt), KZ, and KN models 10.4 
KY (Esypt) model 10.5 
Except KY, KZ, and KN models 10.8 
Valve train L15A1, L15A5, and L15A6 engines Chain drive, SOHC VTEC 4 valves per cylinder 
Except L15A1, L15A5, and L15A6 engines Chain drive, SOHC 2 valves per cylinder 
Lubrication system  Forced, wet sump, with trochoid pump 
Oil pump displacement At 6,300 rpm (min-144.6 L (47.1 US qt, 39.2 Imp qt) 
Water pump displacement At 6,000 rpm (min-1120 L (127 US qt, 106 Imp qt) 
Fuel required KE, KG, KB models Premium UNLEADED petrol with 95 research octane number or higher 
KH, KK, KT, KZ, KN, KU, KQ, KY, KM, KP, FO models UNLEADED petrol with 91 research octane number or higher 
IN model UNLEADED petrol with 88 research octane number or higher 

Item Measurement Qualification Specification 
STARTER Type  Gear reduction 
Normal output L12A1, L12A3, L13A1, L13A3, L13A4, and L13A5 engines for M/T model 0.6 kW 
L13A1, L13A3, L13A4, and L13A5 engines for CVT model 0.7 kW 
L12A4 and L13A6 engines 0.6 kW 
L15A1, L15A2, L15A4, L15A5, and L15A6 engines 0.7 kW 
L13A2 engine 1.0 kW 
Hour rating  30 seconds 
Rotation direction  Clockwise as viewed from gear end 
CLUTCH Clutch type M/T Single plate dry, diaphragm spring 
CVT Multi plates wet sump, hydraulic 
Clutch friction material surface area M/T 143 cm2 (22.1 sq in.) 
MANUAL TRANSMISSION Type  Synchronized, 5-speed forward, 1 reverse 
Primary reduction  Direct 1:1 
Gear ratio 1st 3.142 
2nd 1.750 
3rd 1.241 
4th 0.969 
5th 0.805 
Reverse 3.230 
Final 4.111 
Final reduction Type Single helical gear 
CVT Type  Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission 
Primary reduction  Direct 1:1 
Gear ratio Low-High 2.367-0.407 
Reverse 2.367-1.326 
Final reduction Type Single helical gear 
Gear ratio (Except L15A1, L15A5 engines) 4.714 
Gear ratio (L15A1, L15A5 engines) 4.333 
STEERING Type  Rack and pinion with electrical power-assisted 
Overall ratio Manufactured except HATC 175/65R14 82T: 17.52 
185/55R15 82V: 17.79 
Manufactured HATC 17.79 
Turns, lock-to-lock Manufactured except HATC 175/65R14 82T: 3.71 
185/55R15 82V: 3.53 
Manufactured HATC 3.53 
Steering wheel diameter  380 mm (15.0 in.) 
SUSPENSION Type Front Independent strut with stabilizer, coil spring 
Rear De Dion axle 
Shock absorber Front Telescopic, hydraulic, nitrogen gas-filled 
Rear Telescopic, hydraulic, nitrogen gas-filled 

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Item Measurement Qualification Specification 
BRAKES Type of service brake Front Power-assisted self-adjusting ventilated disc 
Rear Power-assisted self-adjusting solid drum 
Type of parking brake  Mechanical actuating, rear wheels 
Pad friction surface area Front 44.5 cm2 (6.90 sq in.) x 2 
Shoe friction surface area Rear 21.0 cm2 (3.26 sq in.) x 2 
TYRES Size of front and rear tyres  175/65R14 82T 
185/55R15 82V 
Size of spare tyre  T115/70D14 88M 
AIR CONDITIONING Compressor Type Scroll 
Capacity 85.7 mL (5.23 cu in.)/rev. 
Maximum speed 12,000 rpm (min-1
Lubricant capacity 85 mL (2 1/2 fl oz) 
Lubricant type KEIHIN SP-10 
Condenser Type Corrugated fin 
Evaporator Type Corrugated fin 
Blower Type Radial 
Motor type 220 W/12 V 
Speed control 4-speed 
Maximum capacity 380 m3/h (13,400 cu ft/h) 
Temperature control  Air-mix type 
Compressor clutch Type Dry, single plate, Poly V-belt drive 
Electrical power consumption at 20 °C ( 68 °F) 42 W maximum at 12 V 
Refrigerant Type HFC-134a (R-134a) 
Capacity 400-450 g (14.1-15.9 oz) 
ELECTRICAL RATINGS Battery  12 V-28 AH/5 hours 
Starter  12 V-0.6 kW, 0.7 kW, 1.0 kW 
Alternator  12 V-75 A 
Fuses Under-hood fuse/relay box 80 A, 50 A, 40 A, 30 A, 20 A, 15 A, 10 A 
Under-dash fuse/relay box 20 A, 15 A, 10 A, 7.5 A 
Light bulbs Headlight high beam 12 V-60 W 
Headlight low beam 12 V-55 W (without HID headlight) 
12 V-35 W (with HID headlight) 
Front turn signal/Front side marker lights 12 V-21 W 
Side turn signal lights LED (in the power mirror) 
Front parking lights 12 V-5 W 
Rear turn signal lights 12 V-21 W 
Brake/Taillights 12 V-21/5 W 
Back-up lights 12 V-21 W 
License plate light 12 V-5 W 
Ceiling light 12 V-8 W 
Tailgate light 12 V-5 W 
Spotlights 12 V-5 W 
Gauge lights LED 
Indicator lights LED