Buick Four Roadster, 1916 MY Series D D-4-34

Buick Four Roadster is a car that has a 2 door roadster body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. It is part of Buick's Series D family of cars. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.8 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 35 bhp (35.5 PS/26.1 kW) of power. The power is supplied to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox. Its stated kerb weight is 878 kg.

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Buick Four Roadster, 1916 MY Series D D-4-34 information summary

What body style?
2 door roadster with 2 seats
How heavy?
878 kg
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2785 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
35.5 PS / 35 bhp / 26.1 kW
How much torque?
Unknown

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1916 Buick Four Roadster data
bodywork
Body type2 seater roadster
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2692 mm 106 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight 878 kg 1936 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.8 litre
2785 cc
(169.951 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 85.72 × 120.65 mm
3.37 × 4.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.71
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 35.5 PS (35 bhp) (26.1 kW)
Specific output 12.6 bhp/litre
0.21 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 696.25 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 40.42 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
29.73 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
39.86 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.02 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 33.64 kg/kW
56.19 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 31 x 4
Tyres rear 31 x 4
Brakes F/R -/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.00
general
Carfolio.com ID340219
Production total
Model code D-4-34
Model family Series D
RAC rating 18.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1916 Buick Four Roadster added 2013-06-22.
Last modified 2013-06-22.