Key facts

Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet, 1936 MY 36-28 2867 information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4936 mm
What size engine?
3.8 litre, 3806 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, Straight
How much power?
88 PS / 87 bhp / 65 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?


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1936 Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet technical specifications


Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet is an automobile that has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels.
The Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet belongs to the 36-28 range of cars from Pontiac.
It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.8 litre capacity. This unit features side valve valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 87 bhp (88 PS/65 kW) of power at 3800 rpm.
The engine transfers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual transmission.
1936 Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet data
Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet, 1936 MY 36-28 2867 data
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2962 116.6
Track/tread (front) 1483 58.4
Track/tread (rear) 1464 57.6
Length 4936 194.3
Width 1775 69.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
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 Pontiac
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 8
Capacity 3.8 litre
3806 cc
(232.256 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 82.55 × 88.9 mm
3.25 × 3.5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 88 PS (87 bhp) (65 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output 22.9 bhp/litre
0.37 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 6.2:1
Fuel system 1 Carter carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 475.75 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 & roller
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.50 x 16
Tyres rear 6.50 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio
general ID300938
Production total
Model code 2867
Model family 36-28
RAC rating 33.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1936 Pontiac De Luxe Eight Silver Streak Cabriolet added 2012-12-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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