Packard Super Eight Dietrich Convertible Victoria, 1934 MY 1104 4072

This car has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. The Packard Super Eight Dietrich Convertible Victoria is one of the 1104 model family from Packard. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 6.3 litre capacity. This powerplant features side valve valve gear, 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 145 bhp (147 PS/108 kW) of power at 3200 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Packard Super Eight Dietrich Convertible Victoria, 1934 MY 1104 4072 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
What size engine?
6.3 litre, 6306 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, Straight
How much power?
147 PS / 145 bhp / 108 kW @ 3200 rpm
How much torque?
Unknown

Packard 1104 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 6306 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6037 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6306 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
1934 Packard Super Eight Dietrich Convertible Victoria data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3731 mm 146.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance 200 mm 7.9 inches
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
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 6.3 litre
6306 cc
(384.816 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 127 mm
3.5 × 5 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.7
Valve gear side valve (SV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 147 PS (145 bhp) (108 kW)
at 3200 rpm
Specific output 23 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 788.25 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 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
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.41
general
Carfolio.com ID302038
Production total
Model code 4072
Model family 1104
RAC rating 39.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1934 Packard Super Eight Dietrich Convertible Victoria added 2012-12-24.
Last modified 2013-04-26.