Volvo PV 60

The PV 60 is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) passenger car with a front mounted engine, sold by Volvo. The 3.7 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 6 cylinder unit that develops 92 bhp (93 PS/69 kW) of power at 3500 rpm. A 3 speed manual transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels. Its stated kerb weight is 1430 kg.

Pictures

Volvo PV 60 -
Volvo PV 60
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Key facts

Volvo PV 60 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 5/6 seats
How long?
4725 mm
How heavy?
1430 kg
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3670 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
93 PS / 92 bhp / 69 kW @ 3500 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

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Volvo PV 60 data
bodywork
Body type5/6 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2850 mm 112.2 inches
Track/tread (front) 1400 mm 55.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1515 mm 59.6 inches
Length 4725 mm 186 inches
Width 1800 mm 70.9 inches
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1430 kg 3153 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 50 litres 11 UK Gal 13.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Volvo
Engine code ED
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.7 litre
3670 cc
(223.957 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84.14 × 110 mm
3.31 × 4.33 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.76
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 93 PS (92 bhp) (69 kW)
at 3500 rpm
Specific output 25.1 bhp/litre
0.41 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 611.67 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 65.23 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
47.98 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
64.34 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 20.84 kg/kW
34.82 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 I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 4 x 16
Wheel size rear 4 x 16
Tyres front 6.00 x 16
Tyres rear 6.00 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 254 mm
Rear brake diameter 254 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 4.10
general
Carfolio.com ID186450
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 26.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Volvo PV 60 added 2008-08-27.
Last modified 2013-02-28.