1932 Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2, 1932 MY

The Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2 is a rear wheel drive automobile, with the motor placed in the front, and a 2 door coupé bodyshell. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.2 litre capacity. This powerplant features 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 60 bhp (61 PS/45 kW) of power at 3000 rpm, and maximum torque of 176 N·m (130 lb·ft/17.9 kgm) at 800-2000 rpm. Power is delivered to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox. The Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2 weighs a claimed 1250 kg at the kerb.

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1932 Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2, 1932 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4247 mm
How heavy?
1250 kg
What size engine?
3.2 litre, 3178 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
61 PS / 60 bhp / 45 kW @ 3000 rpm
How much torque?
176 Nm / 130 ft.lb / 17.9 kgm @ 800-2000 rpm

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1932 Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2 data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2769 mm 109 inches
Track/tread (front) 1462 mm 57.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1462 mm 57.6 inches
Length 4247 mm 167.2 inches
Width 1743 mm 68.6 inches
Height 1791 mm 70.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.53
Kerb weight 1250 kg 2756 lb
Weight distribution 48.1 % front
fuel tank capacity 41.7 litres 9.2 UK Gal 11 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.2 litre
3178 cc
(193.933 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 84.14 × 95.25 mm
3.31 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.88
Valve gear
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 61 PS (60 bhp) (45 kW)
at 3000 rpm
Specific output 18.9 bhp/litre
0.31 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 176 Nm (130 ft·lb) (17.9 kgm)
at 800-2000 rpm
Specific torque 55.38 Nm/litre
0.67 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 5.2:1
Fuel system 1 Carter carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 529.67 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 48.67 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
35.79 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
48 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 27.94 kg/kW
46.67 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 2.600
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 3 x 20
Wheel size rear 3 x 20
Tyres front 5.25-18 4 ply
Tyres rear 5.25-18 4 ply
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 292 mm
Rear brake diameter 292 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.10
general
Carfolio.com ID234333
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 26.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1932 Chevrolet Sport Coupé 2 added 2011-02-21.
Last modified 2013-02-28.