Key facts

Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan, 1956 MY 1500 1512; 56-1211B information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 2/3 seats
How long?
5017 mm
How heavy?
1479 kg
What size engine?
3.9 litre, 3856 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
285 Nm / 210 ft.lb / 29.1 kgm @ 2400 rpm

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1956 Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan technical specifications

Introduction

The Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan is a rear wheel drive motor car, with its engine mounted in the front, and a 2 door saloon (sedan) body.
The Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan belongs to the 1500 range of cars from Chevrolet.
The Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 3.9 litre, overhead valve 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) of power at 4200 rpm, and maximum torque of 285 N·m (210 lb·ft/29.1 kgm) at 2400 rpm.
The engine drives the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.
The Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan weighs a stated 1479 kg at the kerb.
1956 Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan data
Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan, 1956 MY 1500 1512; 56-1211B data
bodywork
Body type2/3 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 115
Track/tread (front) 1473 58
Track/tread (rear) 1492 58.7
Length 5017 197.5
Width 1854 73
Height 1575 62
Ground clearance 203 8
length:wheelbase ratio 1.72
Kerb weight 1479 kg 3261 lb
Weight distribution 53.40 % 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 3.9 litre
3856 cc
(235.308 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 90.42 × 100.08 mm
3.56 × 3.94 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.9
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
36.3 bhp/litre
0.59 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
285 Nm (210 ft·lb) (29.1 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
73.91 Nm/litre
0.89 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7009255 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 928.8 kPa (134.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 642.67 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 95.97 PS/g
70.59 kW/g
94.66 bhp/ton
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 14.17 kg/kW
23.66 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 recirculating ball
turns lock-to-lock 5.400
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front 5K x 15
Wheel size rear 5K x 15
Tyres front 6.70-15-4
Tyres rear 6.70-15-14
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 3.70
general
Carfolio.com ID294096
Production total
Model code 1512; 56-1211B
Model family 1500
RAC rating 30.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1956 Chevrolet One Fifty Utility Sedan added 2012-11-17.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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