Key facts

Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan, 1936 MY 36-26 A 2601A information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4820 mm
What size engine?
3.4 litre, 3409 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
82 PS / 81 bhp / 60 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?


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1936 Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan technical specifications


The Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan is a rear wheel drive motor car, with its engine positioned in the front, and a 2 door saloon (sedan) body.
The Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan is one of the 36-26 A model family from Pontiac.
The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.4 litre capacity. This unit features side valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 81 bhp (82 PS/60 kW) of power at 3600 rpm.
The engine transfers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual 'box.
1936 Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan data
Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan, 1936 MY 36-26 A 2601A data
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2845 112
Track/tread (front) 1441 56.7
Track/tread (rear) 1464 57.6
Length 4820 189.8
Width 1775 69.9
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 56.8 litres 12.5 UK Gal 15 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Pontiac
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3.4 litre
3409 cc
(208.03 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85.73 × 98.43 mm
3.38 × 3.88 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.87
side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 82 PS (81 bhp) (60 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output 23.8 bhp/litre
0.39 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 568.17 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 LA.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 6.00 x 16
Tyres rear 6.00 x 16
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio
general ID300993
Production total
Model code 2601A
Model family 36-26 A
RAC rating 27.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1936 Pontiac Master Six Silver Streak Sedan added 2012-12-22.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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