Key facts

Packard Standard Eight Phaeton, 1932 MY 902 501 information summary

What body style?
tourer with 4/5 seats
How long?
5232 mm
What size engine?
5.2 litre, 5230 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, Straight
How much power?
112 PS / 110 bhp / 82 kW
How much torque?


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1932 Packard Standard Eight Phaeton technical specifications


The Packard Standard Eight Phaeton is a 4 door tourer style car with a front located engine driving through the rear wheels.
The Standard Eight Phaeton forms part of Packard's 902 range of cars.
Its 5.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, side valve, 8 cylinder that produces 110 bhp (112 PS/82 kW) of power.
The engine drives the wheels via a 4 speed manual transmission.
1932 Packard Standard Eight Phaeton data
Packard Standard Eight Phaeton, 1932 MY 902 501 data
Body type4/5 seater tourer
Number of doors4
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 3467 136.5
Track/tread (front) 1461 57.5
Track/tread (rear) 1499 59
Length 5232 206
Width 1826 71.9
Height 1741 68.5
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.51
Kerb weight
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 112 PS (110 bhp) (82 kW)
Specific output 21 bhp/litre
0.34 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
compression ratio 6:1
Fuel system 1 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 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
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 19 x 6.50
Tyres rear 19 x 6.50
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.69
general ID335632
Production total
Model code 501
Model family 902
RAC rating 32.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1932 Packard Standard Eight Phaeton added 2013-04-29.
Last modified 2013-04-29.

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