Chrysler Cordoba, 1977 MY

The Chrysler Cordoba is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power through the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 6.6 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 190 bhp (193 PS/142 kW) of power at 3600 rpm, and maximum torque of 413 N·m (305 lb·ft/42.1 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. Its claimed kerb weight is 1834 kg. The Chrysler Cordoba is said to be able to attain a top speed of 185 km/h which is 115 mph.

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Key facts

Chrysler Cordoba, 1977 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5469 mm
How heavy?
1834 kg
What size engine?
6.6 litre, 6555 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
193 PS / 190 bhp / 142 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
413 Nm / 305 ft.lb / 42.1 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How fast?
185 km/h, 115 mph

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1759 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5210 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6554 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6554 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1889 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5896 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW

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1977 Chrysler Cordoba data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1572 mm 61.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5469 mm 215.3 inches
Width 1958 mm 77.1 inches
Height 1336 mm 52.6 inches
Ground clearance 122 mm 4.8 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.87
Kerb weight 1834 kg 4043 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 96 litres 21.1 UK Gal 25.4 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.6 litre
6555 cc
(400.011 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 110.24 × 85.85 mm
4.34 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.28
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
193 PS (190 bhp) (142 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
29 bhp/litre
0.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
413 Nm (305 ft·lb) (42.1 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
63.01 Nm/litre
0.76 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.2:1
Fuel system 1 Ca TQ9102S carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 791.7 kPa (114.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 4000 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 819.38 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 185 km/h (115 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 105.04 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
77.25 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
103.6 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.94 kg/kW
21.62 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 3.500
Turning circle 13.70 m
Front suspension I.W.TB.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 5½ x 15
Wheel size rear 5½ x 15
Tyres front GR78 x 15
Tyres rear GR78 x 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 294 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 2497 cm2
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.45
general
Carfolio.com ID123057
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 60.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1977 Chrysler Cordoba added 2004-11-12.
Last modified 2013-02-28.