Key facts

1952 Chevrolet De Luxe 2103, 1952 MY information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 6 seats
How long?
5020 mm
How heavy?
1486 kg
What size engine?
3.5 litre, 3549 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
86 PS / 85 bhp / 63 kW @ 3300 rpm
How much torque?
230 Nm / 170 ft.lb / 23.5 kgm @ 2000 rpm

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1952 Chevrolet De Luxe 2103 technical specifications

Introduction

The Chevrolet De Luxe 2103 is a 4 door saloon (sedan)-bodied car with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels.
Powering the Chevrolet De Luxe 2103 is an overhead valve, 3.5 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 85 bhp (86 PS/63 kW) at 3300 rpm and 230 N·m (170 lb·ft/23.5 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively.
The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.
It weighs a claimed 1486 kg at the kerb.
1952 Chevrolet De Luxe 2103 data
1952 Chevrolet De Luxe 2103, 1952 MY data
bodywork
Body type6 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 115
Track/tread (front) 1440 56.7
Track/tread (rear) 1492 58.7
Length 5020 197.6
Width 1899 74.8
Height 1670 65.7
Ground clearance 191 7.5
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1486 kg 3276 lb
Weight distribution 53.10 % front
fuel tank capacity 60.6 litres 13.3 UK Gal 16 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.5 litre
3549 cc
(216.573 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 95.2 mm
3.5 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
86 PS (85 bhp) (63 kW)
at 3300 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
24 bhp/litre
0.39 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
230 Nm (170 ft·lb) (23.5 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
64.81 Nm/litre
0.78 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.6:1
Fuel system 1 Ro 7004477 carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 814.4 kPa (118.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 591.5 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 58 PS/g
42.65 kW/g
57.2 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.44 kg/kW
39.16 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km
km per 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 worm & sector
turns lock-to-lock 4.050
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5K x 15
Wheel size rear 5K x 15
Tyres front 6.70-15
Tyres rear 6.70-15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 4.11
general
Carfolio.com ID120164
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 29.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1952 Chevrolet De Luxe 2103 added 2004-05-30.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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