Hindustan Contessa 1st generation 1.8 MT sedan (1982–2002)

Car model: Hindustan (Hindustan) Title: Hindustan Model: Contessa Generation: 1st generation sedan Modification: 1.8 MT Year of issue: 1982–2002

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l) 600
Front wheel track (mm) 1420
Wheelbase (mm) 2665
Height (mm) 1432
Width (mm) 1700
Rear wheel track (mm) 1400
Ground clearance (mm) 160
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1650
Curb Weight (kg) 1200
Length (mm) 4590


Bore (mm) 84
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 82
Maximum torque (N • m) 135
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 5000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 75
Engine capacity (cm3) 1817
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Five
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Helical spring
Front suspension Helical spring

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 65
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 7
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) Ten
Maximum speed (km / h) 145
Recommended fuel AI-95


Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim diameter 13 13
Number of mounting holes Four Four
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 13 13
Tire height 80 80
Tire width 175 175