1911 Buick Model 41

This automobile has a 2 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Its 5.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 4 cylinder unit that develops 48.2 bhp (48.9 PS/35.9 kW) of power. The power is transmitted to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox. The Buick Model 41 weighs a stated 1542 kg at the kerb.

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Buick Model 41 -
Buick Model 41
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Key facts

1911 Buick Model 41 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How heavy?
1542 kg
What size engine?
5.2 litre, 5212 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
48.9 PS / 48.2 bhp / 35.9 kW
How much torque?
Unknown

Buick Model models

3 door tourer FR 3M 5212 cm3 32.9 PS 32.4 bhp 24.2 kW 1524 kg
Buick Model 38 -
0 door roadster FR 3M 5212 cm3 48.9 PS 48.2 bhp 35.9 kW 1202 kg
Buick Model 39 -
4 door tourer FR 3M 5212 cm3 48.9 PS 48.2 bhp 35.9 kW 1463 kg

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1911 Buick Model 41 data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1542 kg 3400 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 5.2 litre
5212 cc
(318.056 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 114.3 × 127 mm
4.5 × 5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 48.9 PS (48.2 bhp) (35.9 kW)
Specific output 9.2 bhp/litre
0.15 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 Stromberg carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 1303 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 31.69 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
23.31 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
31.26 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.01 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 42.9 kg/kW
71.66 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 LA.SE.
Rear suspension LA.3QE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 36 x 4
Tyres rear 36 x 4.5
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID111375
Production total 27
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 32.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1911 Buick Model 41 added 2003-07-08.
Last modified 2013-02-28.