1928 Chrysler Six Series 72

The Six is a road car from Chrysler, with rear wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 2 door roadster body style. Its 4.1 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 6 cylinder that has an output of 75 bhp (76 PS/56 kW) of power at 3200 rpm. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual transmission. The Chrysler Six weighs a quoted 1363 kg at the kerb.

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1928 Chrysler Six Series 72 information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
How heavy?
1363 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4078 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
76 PS / 75 bhp / 56 kW @ 3200 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Chrysler Six models

2 door roadster FR 3M 4078 cm3 86 PS 85 bhp 63 kW 1363 kg

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1928 Chrysler Six data
bodywork
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3016 mm 118.7 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 1363 kg 3005 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 4.1 litre
4078 cc
(248.855 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.55 × 127 mm
3.25 × 5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.65
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 76 PS (75 bhp) (56 kW)
at 3200 rpm
Specific output 18.4 bhp/litre
0.3 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 5.1:1
Fuel system 1 Ball & Ball carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 679.67 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 55.79 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
41.03 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
55.03 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 24.37 kg/kW
40.71 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 30 x 6.00
Tyres rear 30 x 6.00
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.30
general
Carfolio.com ID111386
Production total
Model code Series 72
Model family
RAC rating 25.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1928 Chrysler Six added 2003-07-07.
Last modified 2013-02-28.