Technical Specifications and fuel economy

What kind of information is included in the Vehicle API?

In its essence Car DataBase API represents table with multiple fields, containing different technical parameters of various vehicles. They are sorted in 8 main categories and additional detailed subcategories, sometimes depending on whether they are or not available for the selected vehicle.

1. General Information:

  • Brand
  • Model
  • Generation
  • Modification (Engine)
  • Year of stopping production
  • Year of putting into production

2. Engine:

  • Power
  • Model engine
  • Position of engine
  • Engine displacement
  • Maximum engine speed
  • Torque
  • Fuel system
  • Turbine
  • Valve train
  • Position of cylinders
  • Number of cylinders
  • Bore
  • Stroke
  • Compression ratio
  • Number of valves per cylinder
  • Engine oil capacity
  • Coolant
  • Fuel type

3. Performance:

  • Acceleration 0 – 100 km/h
  • Acceleration 0 – 200 km/h
  • Acceleration 0 – 300 km/h
  • 100 km/h – 0
  • 200 km/h – 0
  • Fuel consumption(economy) – urban
  • Fuel consumption(economy) – extra urban
  • Fuel consumption(economy) – combined
  • Emission standard
  • CO2 emissions
  • Permitted trailer load with brakes(8%)
  • Permitted trailer load with brakes(12%)
  • Permitted trailer load without brakes

4. Coupe:

  • Coupe type
  • Seats
  • Length
  • Width
  • Width with mirrors folded
  • Width including mirrors
  • Wheelbase
  • Height
  • Front track
  • Rear(back) track
  • Drag coefficient
  • AdBlue tank
  • Fuel tank volume
  • Minimum volume of luggage(trunk)
  • Maximum volume of luggage(trunk)
  • Rear overhang
  • Front overhang
  • Kerb weight
  • Maximum weight
  • Maximum roof load
  • Permitted towbar download

5. Off-road Specifications:

  • Ride height
  • Approach angle
  • Departure angle
  • Ramp angle
  • Climb angle
  • Wading depth

6. Drivetrain. Brakes and suspension:

  • Wheel drive
  • Number of gears(automatic transmission)
  • Number of gears(manual transmission)
  • Front suspension
  • Rear suspension
  • Front brakes
  • Rear brakes
  • ABS
  • Steering type
  • Power steering
  • Minimum turning circle(turning diameter)
  • Wheel rims size
  • Tire size

7. Specifications for CNG automobiles(available only for certain models):

  • CNG cylinder capacity
  • Fuel consumption (economy), urban – CNG
  • Fuel consumption (economy), extra urban – CNG
  • Fuel consumption (economy), combined – CNG
  • CNG CO2 emission

8. Specifications for electric and hybrid vehicles(available only for certain models):

  • Battery capacity
  • All-electric range
  • Electric motor power
  • Electric motor torque
  • ICE power
  • ICE torque
  • Average energy consumption

There could be some variations in the parameters given above. They are tied to the official information provided by manufacturers, which sometimes could vary – in accordance to state regulations and specific vehicle market requirements.

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