Willys Jeep Wagoneer
Layout 6-passenger station wagon
Options on car tested Automatic transmission, independent front suspension, power steering, power brakes, radio, heater, Warn hubs, electric windshield wipers
Basic price $3,525.80
Pirce as tested $4479.05 (plus tax and license)
Odometer reading at start of test 225 miles
Recommended engine red line 500 rpm
Acceleration (2 aboard)
0-30 4.6 secs
0-40 8.8
0-50 16.1
Standing start 1/4 mile 20.5 secs and 68 mph
Speeds in gears at shift points
1st 31 mph @ 4000 rpm
2nd 51 mph @ 3800 rpm
Observed miles per hour per 1000 rpm in top gear 20.5 mph
Stopping distances
From 30 mph 38 ft
From 60 mph 185 ft
Engine layout Sohc in-line 6
Bore 3.34 in.
Stroke 4.38 in.
Displacement 230 cu in.
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower 140 @ 4000 rpm
Torque 210 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Horsepower per cubic inch 0.6
Ignition 12-volt coil
Gearbox 3-speed automatic, with single-range 4-wheel-drive transfer case
Driveshaft 2, one-piece open tube
Differential (front and rear), standard ratio Hypoid -- semi-floating, 3.73:1
Suspension, front/rear Independent -- single pivot swing axle with torsion bars and direct-acting tubular shocks/rigid axle, with leaf springs and direct-acting tubular shocks
Steering Cam and lever, with external power-assist cylinder
Turning diamter 41.2 ft
Turns lock to lock 5.6
Wheels and tires 5-lug, steel disc wheels, 6.70 x 15 4-ply tires
Brakes (size) Hydraulic, with power assist; cast iron drums (11-in. dia. x 2 in. wide)
Effective lining area 161.16 sq in.
Body and frame Separate body and frame
Wheelbase 110.1 in.
Track, f/r 57.0 in/57.0 in
Overall length 183 11/16 in.
Curb weight 3701 lbs