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  Caterham CSR 260
2005 - 2015
Caterham CSR260
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Caterham CSR260 Caterham CSR260

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Specs
Metric   Imperial
 
General
Class Track Focused
Body 2 Door 2 Seat
Convertible
Layout Front Engine
Rear Drive
Transmission 6 Speed Manual
Number Built  
Engine
Type Conventional
Details 4 cyl
Capacity
138 in3 
Max Power
260 bhp @7500rpm 
Max Torque
200 lb/ft @6200rpm 
Power to Weight
463 bhp/ton 
Torque to Weight
356 lbft/ton 
Specific Output 115 bhp/litre 
Compression 12.0:1 
Bore x Stroke
3.46 X 3.70 in 
Fuel Cons
 
Emissions  
Performance
Top Speed
145 mph 
0 - 30 mph
1.6 sec 
0 - 60 mph
3.2 sec 
0 - 100 mph
7.6 sec 
0 - 124 mph
 
0 - 186 mph
 
30 - 70 mph
3.0 sec 
Standing qtr Mile
12.4sec @113mph 
60 - 0 mph
 
0 - 100 - 0 mph
11.6 sec 
Ring Lap Time  
Lateral Accn  
Drag Cd  
Dimensions
Length
129.9 in 
Width
66.3 in 
Height
43.9 in 
Weight
1257 lbs 
Wheels (F/R) 6.5 X 15
9 X 15 
Tyres (F/R) 195/45 R15
245/40 R15 
Fuel Capacity
9.2 gal 
Pricing
New Price £37000
Used Price £38000 - £45000

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Profile

The CSR260 is Caterham's idea of a more usable 7 for the road but still with ballistic performance. It's practicality takes the form of a wider body for a more roomier interior and even a decent boot. As a consequence, handling is not quite in the R500 league but by all other standards still superb.

The 260bhp 2.3L Cosworth powerplant rockets the Caterham to 60mph in just 3.4sec, with the 0-100-0mph benchmark despatched in a neck straining 11.6sec.

38,000 gets you one of the fastest cars on the road, or save 6k and build it yourself!


Ratings
 
Performance7/10
Handling9/10
Looks6/10
Features5/10
Quality6/10
Costs8/10
Desire5/10
Eco5/10
Practicality2/10
Sound7/10
Overall Rating
60%
Ranks 871 of 1088
Money No Object
58%
Ranks 882 of 1088
Bargain Rating
60%
Ranks 326 of 1088

Rivals
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(2004 - 2008)


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(2006 - date)


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(2007 - 2011)
 


Brooke Double R

(2006 - date)


Dax Rush MC

(2003 - date)


KTM X-Bow

(2008 - date)
 

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Siblings
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R500 (Mk II)

(Track Focused)


620R

(Track Focused)




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