1906 Buick Model G

The Model G is a rear wheel drive roadster passenger car with a front placed engine, produced by Buick. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.6 litre, 2 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 22 bhp (22.3 PS/16.4 kW) of power at 1200 rpm. The power is delivered to the wheels through a 2 speed manual gearbox.


Key facts

1906 Buick Model G information summary

What body style?
0 door roadster with 2 seats
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?

Buick Model models

tourer FR 2M 2606 cm3 22.3 PS 22 bhp 16.4 kW 839 kg
Buick Model C -
2 door tourer FR 2M 2606 cm3 22.3 PS 22 bhp 16.4 kW 816 kg

Similar models

0 door roadster FR 2M 2346 cm3 544 kg
0 door roadster FR 2M 2301 cm3 22.3 PS 22 bhp 16.4 kW 590 kg
0 door roadster FA 3M 2606 cm3 567 kg
1906 Buick Model G data
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors0
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2210 mm 87 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60.6 litres 13.3 UK Gal 16 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 ID115225
Production total 193
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 16.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1906 Buick Model G added 2003-10-29.
Last modified 2013-04-13.