Key facts

1926 Chrysler Six Series 70 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How heavy?
1429 kg
What size engine?
3.6 litre, 3584 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
69 PS / 68 bhp / 51 kW @ 3000 rpm
How much torque?


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1926 Chrysler Six technical specifications


This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front mounted engine that delivers power to the rear wheels.
The 3.6 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 6 cylinder unit that develops 68 bhp (69 PS/51 kW) of power at 3000 rpm.
The engine powers the wheels via a 3 speed manual 'box.
It weighs a claimed 1429 kg at the kerb.
1926 Chrysler Six data
1926 Chrysler Six Series 70 data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2864 112.8
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1429 kg 3150 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.6 litre
3584 cc
(218.709 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 79.4 × 120.65 mm
3.13 × 4.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.66
side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 69 PS (68 bhp) (51 kW)
at 3000 rpm
Specific output 19 bhp/litre
0.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 St carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 597.33 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 48.25 PS/g
35.48 kW/g
47.59 bhp/ton
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 28.18 kg/kW
47.07 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per litre
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 30 x 5.75
Tyres rear 30 x 5.75
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.30
general ID102212
Production total
Model code Series 70
Model family
RAC rating 23.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1926 Chrysler Six added 2002-11-11.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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