Key facts

Packard Eight Formal Sedan, 1934 MY 1101 712 information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 6/7 seats
How heavy?
2259 kg
What size engine?
5.2 litre, 5230 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, Straight
How much power?
122 PS / 120 bhp / 89 kW @ 3200 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

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1934 Packard Eight Formal Sedan technical specifications

Introduction

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front located engine supplying power to the rear wheels.
It forms part of Packard's 1101 series.
The Packard Eight Formal Sedan's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.2 litre, side valve 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 3200 rpm.
Power is transferred to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.
The stated kerb weight is 2259 kg.
1934 Packard Eight Formal Sedan data
Packard Eight Formal Sedan, 1934 MY 1101 712 data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3461 136.3
Track/tread (front) 1473 58
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance 210 8.3
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 2259 kg 4980 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 94.7 litres 20.8 UK Gal 25 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Packard
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 8
Capacity 5.2 litre
5230 cc
(319.154 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 80.96 × 127 mm
3.19 × 5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.64
side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 122 PS (120 bhp) (89 kW)
at 3200 rpm
Specific output 22.9 bhp/litre
0.38 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 6:1
Fuel system 1 Stromberg EE-22 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 9
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 653.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
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 53.86 PS/g
39.61 kW/g
53.12 bhp/ton
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 25.24 kg/kW
42.17 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 worm & roller
turns lock-to-lock 5.000
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 17 x 7
Tyres rear 17 x 7
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1.00
Final drive ratio 4.69
general
Carfolio.com ID301697
Production total
Model code 712
Model family 1101
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1934 Packard Eight Formal Sedan added 2012-12-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

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