1928 Chrysler Six Red Head Series 62

The Chrysler Six Red Head is a saloon (sedan) with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers its power to the rear wheels. Its 3.1 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 6 cylinder unit that produces 60 bhp (61 PS/45 kW) of power. This power is transmitted to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual gearbox. Its stated kerb weight is 1318 kg.

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1928 Chrysler Six Red Head 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?
61 PS / 60 bhp / 45 kW
How much torque?
Unknown

Chrysler Six models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3127 cm3 55 PS 54 bhp 40 kW 1318 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3243 cm3 63 PS 62 bhp 46 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3633 cm3 59 PS 58 bhp 43 kW 1515 kg
1928 Chrysler Six Red Head data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2762 mm 108.7 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1318 kg 2906 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
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 61 PS (60 bhp) (45 kW)
Specific output 19.2 bhp/litre
0.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.2:1
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
performance
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 46.16 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
33.95 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
45.52 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 29.46 kg/kW
49.21 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
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
general
Carfolio.com ID111364
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 Red Head added 2003-07-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.