Key facts

1913 Howard Six information summary

What body style?
tourer with 5 seats
What size engine?
6.9 litre, 6902 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
61 PS / 60 bhp / 45 kW @ 1500 rpm
How much torque?


Manufacturer data not found

Howard Motor Car Company

1913 Howard Six technical specifications


The Howard Six is a tourer with a front mounted engine which supplies the power through the rear wheels.
The 6.9 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 6 cylinder unit that develops 60 bhp (61 PS/45 kW) of power at 1500 rpm.
This power is transmitted to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox.
1913 Howard Six data
1913 Howard Six data
Body type5 seater tourer
Number of doors
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3302 130
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Continental
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 6.9 litre
6902 cc
(421.186 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 104.8 × 133.35 mm
4.13 × 5.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.79
side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 61 PS (60 bhp) (45 kW)
at 1500 rpm
Specific output 8.7 bhp/litre
0.14 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 1150.33 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)
litres per 100km
km per litre
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
Steering worm & full gear
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 36 x 4½
Tyres rear 36 x 4½
Brakes F/R -/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general ID232232
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 40.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1913 Howard Six added 2011-02-04.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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