1906 Buick Model F

The Buick Model F is a 2 door tourer-bodied car with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.6 litre capacity. This powerplant features 2 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 22 bhp (22.3 PS/16.4 kW) of power at 1200 rpm. A 2 speed manual gearbox transfers the power to the driven wheels. The claimed weight at the kerb is 839 kg.


Key facts

1906 Buick Model F information summary

What body style?
2 door tourer with 4/5 seats
How heavy?
839 kg
What size engine?
2.6 litre, 2606 cm3
How many cylinders?
2, Flat
How much power?
22.3 PS / 22 bhp / 16.4 kW @ 1200 rpm
How much torque?

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1906 Buick Model F data
Body type4/5 seater tourer
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2261 mm 89 inches
Track/tread (front) 1499 mm 59 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1499 mm 59 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 839 kg 1850 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 56.8 litres 12.5 UK Gal 15 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code
Cylinders Flat 2
Capacity 2.6 litre
2606 cc
(159.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 114.3 × 127 mm
4.5 × 5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
Valve gear
2 valves per cylinder
4 valves in total
maximum power output 22.3 PS (22 bhp) (16.4 kW)
at 1200 rpm
Specific output 8.4 bhp/litre
0.14 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction cast iron block
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 carb
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
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 26.59 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
19.55 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
26.22 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.01 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 51.14 kg/kW
85.43 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 30 x 3.5
Tyres rear 30 x 3.5
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 2 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
Carfolio.com ID115104
Production total 3365
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1906 Buick Model F added 2003-10-29.
Last modified 2013-04-13.