Jensen Interceptor III 1971-76
See specifications below illustration.
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Jensen Interceptor III 1971-76 specifications
Engine: (Chrysler 440 c.i) 7,212cc, V8, OHV, aluminium, ?water cooled
Bore & Stroke: 107.95mm x 85.72mm
Compression ratio: 10 to 1
Carburettor: Hollry 4-barrel
Power output: 250bhp at 4,800rpm
Torque: 350 ft-lb at 2,400rpm
Maximum speed: 135mph
Acceleration: 0-60mph 7.5secs
AFC: approx 13.4mpg
Transmission: RWD. 4 speed manual or 3 speed automatic Torquellite
Construction: all steel monocoque
Brakes: Servo, Girling hydraulic, 286mm discs all round,
Steering: Rack and pinion. 3.3 turns lock to lock
Suspension F: Independent, coil & wishbone, anti-roll bar. ?R: Semi-eliptic leaf, live axle
Wheels & Tyres: 15in x 6J GKN aluminium 5 spoke, 6.70-15 Dunlop RS5 tyres
Wheelbase: 8ft 9in
Track-Front: 4ft 7.81in?Rear: 4ft 8.5in
Overall length: 15ft 6in
Overall width: 5ft 9in
Overall height: 4ft 4.5in
Turning circle: 38ft
Kerb weight: 4,020 lbs
Tank capacity: 24.1 U.S. gal /20 Imp gals

Interceptor MkIII: 1971-1976
2,432 MkIIIs built
Total Interceptor built: 1966–1976: 6,408
Body designed by Carrozzeria Touring, Italy.