DB5 engine


Tadek Marek R6

Manufacturer code DB5 (4.0)
Engines family Tadek Marek R6
Fuel gasoline
Cubic capacity 3 996 ccm (244 cui)
Performance 210 kW (286 PS) @ 5500
Torque 390 Nm (288 ft/lb) @ 3850
Year of production 1956 - 1972
Fuel preparation Carburettor
Camming DOHC
Cylinders 6 / In-Line
Valves no. 12
Compression ratio 8.8 : 1 
Bore x Stroke 96 x 92 mm
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Modified by: 2016-03-03  Matrix

This car has a 2 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels.

It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 4 litre capacity. This powerplant features double overhead camshaft valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 282 bhp (286 PS/210 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 390 N·m (288 lb·ft/39.8 kgm) at 3850 rpm.

The engine transfers its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual transmission.

The stated weight at the kerb is 1465 kg.

Used on the vehicles

Year Model
1963 - 1965 Aston Martin DB5
1965 - 1971 Aston Martin DB6
1967 - 1972 Aston Martin DBS

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