1928 Chrysler Six Series 62

Chrysler Six is an automobile that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. The Chrysler Six's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.1 litre, side valve 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 54 bhp (55 PS/40 kW) of power at 3000 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual 'box. Stated weight at the kerb is 1318 kg.


Key facts

1928 Chrysler Six Series 62 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How heavy?
1318 kg
What size engine?
3.1 litre, 3127 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
55 PS / 54 bhp / 40 kW @ 3000 rpm
How much torque?

Chrysler Six models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3127 cm3 61 PS 60 bhp 45 kW 1318 kg

Similar models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3633 cm3 59 PS 58 bhp 43 kW 1515 kg
1928 Chrysler Six data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2762 mm 108.7 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1318 kg 2906 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.1 litre
3127 cc
(190.821 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 76.2 × 114.3 mm
3 × 4.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.67
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 55 PS (54 bhp) (40 kW)
at 3000 rpm
Specific output 17.3 bhp/litre
0.28 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 5.2:1
Fuel system 1 St carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 521.17 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 41.54 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
30.55 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
40.97 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 32.73 kg/kW
54.67 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
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 28 x 5.25
Tyres rear 28 x 5.25
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.60
Carfolio.com ID111298
Production total
Model code Series 62
Model family
RAC rating 21.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1928 Chrysler Six added 2003-07-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.