Key facts

Packard Eight Sport Phaeton, 1934 MY 1101 721 information summary

What body style?
tourer with 4/5 seats
How heavy?
2109 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?


Packard logo -

Packard logo

1934 Packard Eight Sport Phaeton technical specifications


The Eight Sport Phaeton is a car from Packard, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a 4 door tourer body style.
The Packard Eight Sport Phaeton belongs to the 1101 range of cars from Packard.
Its 5.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 8 cylinder unit that produces 120 bhp (122 PS/89 kW) of power at 3200 rpm.
The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed manual 'box.
The quoted kerb weight is 2109 kg.
1934 Packard Eight Sport Phaeton data
Packard Eight Sport Phaeton, 1934 MY 1101 721 data
Body type4/5 seater tourer
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3461 136.3
Track/tread (front) 1473 58
Track/tread (rear)
Ground clearance 210 8.3
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 2109 kg 4650 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 94.7 litres 20.8 UK Gal 25 US Gal
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
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
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
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 57.69 PS/g
42.43 kW/g
56.9 bhp/ton
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 23.57 kg/kW
39.37 lb/bhp
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 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
Final drive ratio 4.36
general ID302137
Production total
Model code 721
Model family 1101
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1934 Packard Eight Sport Phaeton added 2012-12-24.
Last modified 2013-02-28.

View in any of these languages:


Using this content requires that you credit as the source.
Please use the following link and anchor text:
1934 Packard Eight Sport Phaeton

World Car Specifications