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1980-1983 MATRA Murena specifications

1980-1983 MATRA Murena specifications Classic and Performance Car

The Murena was a logical development of the Bagheera. It was clothed in a new aerodynamic body and, importantly, underpinned by a galvanised steel spaceframe which would prove resistant to rust. The top engine option was a 2.2-litre Talbot Tagora engine, which provided the go to match its excellent handling – something that the Bagheera had lacked. Sadly, politics between Peugeot-Talbot and Matra saw the Murena prematurely halted in 1985, by which time the innovative French company was gearing up to produce the Espace.

Production

  • Price (excellent)
    £5,000
  • Price (good):
    £4,000
  • Price (average):
    £2,500
  • Price (project):
    £1,000

Performance

  • 0-60mph:
    9.2secs
  • Top speed:
    124.0mph
  • Power:
    118.0bhp
  • Torque:
    139.0lb/ft
  • MPG:
    23.0mpg

Engine

  • Configuration:
    in-line four
  • Aspiration:
    Normal
  • Fuel:
    Petrol
  • Fuel delivery:
    carburettor

Chassis

  • Suspension Front:
    Independent, wishbones, longitudinal torsion bars, anti-roll bar, telescopic dampers
  • Suspension Rear:
    Independent, lower wishbones, anti-roll bar, coil spring/telescopic damper struts
  • Drivetrain:
    Mid-Engine RWD
  • Steering:
    rack and pinion
  • Bodyframe:
    chassis and seperate body
  • Transmission:
    Five-speed manual

Dimensions

  • Length:
    4070mm
  • Wheelbase:
    2435mm
  • Width:
    1752mm
  • Height:
    1220mm
  • Weight:
    1050kgs

Matra Murena Classifieds

  • Matra Murena

    London , London
  • Matra Murena

    London , London
  • Matra Murena

    London , London
  • Matra Murena

    London , London
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