Chrysler 300F Convertible, 1960 MY PC3-H-27

The Chrysler 300F Convertible is a rear wheel drive vehicle, with the engine positioned in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 6.7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This unit produces 400 bhp (406 PS/298 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 630 N·m (465 lb·ft/64.2 kgm) at 3600 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual gearbox.

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Chrysler 300F Convertible, 1960 MY PC3-H-27 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
5578 mm
What size engine?
6.7 litre, 6746 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
406 PS / 400 bhp / 298 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
630 Nm / 465 ft.lb / 64.2 kgm @ 3600 rpm

Chrysler 300F models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6746 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 2080 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6746 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW 2080 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6746 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6637 cm3 411 PS 405 bhp 302 kW 1909 kg
1960 Chrysler 300F Convertible data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3200 mm 126 inches
Track/tread (front) 1554 mm 61.2 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1524 mm 60 inches
Length 5578 mm 219.6 inches
Width 2017 mm 79.4 inches
Height 1410 mm 55.5 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.7 litre
6746 cc
(411.666 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 106.17 × 95.25 mm
4.18 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.11
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 406 PS (400 bhp) (298 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output 59.3 bhp/litre
0.97 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 630 Nm (465 ft·lb) (64.2 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque 93.39 Nm/litre
1.13 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.1:1
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1173.6 kPa (170.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 843.25 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
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 3.500
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6½K x 14
Wheel size rear 6½K x 14
Tyres front 9.00 x 14
Tyres rear 9.00 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 305 mm
Rear brake diameter 305 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.31
general
Carfolio.com ID348183
Production total
Model code PC3-H-27
Model family
RAC rating 55.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1960 Chrysler 300F Convertible added 2013-07-20.
Last modified 2013-07-20.