Buick Master Six Sport Touring, 1926 MY Master Six 26-55

The Buick Master Six Sport Touring is a rear wheel drive car, with its engine located in the front, and a 4 door tourer body. The Buick Master Six Sport Touring is one of the Master Six model family from Buick. The Buick Master Six Sport Touring's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 4.5 litre, overhead valve 6 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant develops 75 bhp (76 PS/56 kW) of power, and maximum torque of 242 N·m (178 lb·ft/24.7 kgm). A 3 speed manual 'box supplies the power to the driven wheels. It weighs a claimed 1742 kg at the kerb.

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Buick Master Six Sport Touring, 1926 MY Master Six 26-55 information summary

What body style?
4 door tourer with 4 seats
How long?
4775 mm
How heavy?
1742 kg
What size engine?
4.5 litre, 4493 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
76 PS / 75 bhp / 56 kW
How much torque?
242 Nm / 178 ft.lb / 24.7 kgm

Buick Master Six models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4493 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1876 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4493 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1808 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4493 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1842 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4493 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
2 door roadster FR 3M 4493 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1701 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
Buick Master Six Sport Roadster -
2 door roadster FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door tourer FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW
4 door landaulette FR 3M 4179 cm3 69 PS 68 bhp 51 kW

Similar models

4 door tourer FR 4M 2994 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW
tourer FR 4M 1991 cm3 71 PS 70 bhp 52 kW 1270 kg
4 door tourer FR 3M 4399 cm3 76 PS 75 bhp 56 kW 1746 kg
tourer FR 5584 cm3
4 door tourer FR 4M 4014 cm3 70 PS 69 bhp 51 kW
1926 Buick Master Six Sport Touring data
bodywork
Body type4 seater tourer
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3251 mm 128 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4775 mm 188 inches
Width 1702 mm 67 inches
Height 1956 mm 77 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.47
Kerb weight 1742 kg 3840 lb
Weight distribution 49.2 % front
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 4.5 litre
4493 cc
(274.18 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 88.9 × 120.65 mm
3.5 × 4.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.74
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output 76 PS (75 bhp) (56 kW)
Specific output 16.7 bhp/litre
0.27 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 242 Nm (178 ft·lb) (24.7 kgm)
Specific torque 53.86 Nm/litre
0.65 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 Marvel T4 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 676.8 kPa (98.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 4
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 748.83 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 43.65 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
32.11 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
43.05 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 31.15 kg/kW
52.03 lb/bhp
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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 33 x 6
Tyres rear 33 x 6
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.73
general
Carfolio.com ID326755
Production total
Model code 26-55
Model family Master Six
RAC rating 29.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1926 Buick Master Six Sport Touring added 2013-04-01.
Last modified 2013-06-23.