Chrysler Town & Country, 1970 MY

The Chrysler Town & Country is a rear wheel drive motor vehicle, with its engine located in the front, and a 5 door estate/station wagon bodyshell. Powering the Chrysler Town & Country is an overhead valve, 6.3 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 330 bhp (335 PS/246 kW) at 5000 rpm and 576 N·m (425 lb·ft/58.7 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. A 3 speed automatic transmission delivers the power to the driven wheels.

Pictures

Key facts

Chrysler Town & Country, 1970 MY information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 8/9 seats
How long?
5725 mm
What size engine?
6.3 litre, 6286 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
335 PS / 330 bhp / 246 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
576 Nm / 425 ft.lb / 58.7 kgm @ 3200 rpm

Chrysler Town models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW
estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 248 PS 245 bhp 183 kW 2166 kg

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6386 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6386 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6386 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1878 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1891 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1936 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1910 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1897 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1916 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1878 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1857 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1897 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1877 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1844 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1863 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6999 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6292 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7026 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7026 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7026 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7026 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 7022 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6554 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5737 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6286 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6992 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
1970 Chrysler Town & Country data
bodywork
Body type8/9 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3099 mm 122 inches
Track/tread (front) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Length 5725 mm 225.4 inches
Width 2009 mm 79.1 inches
Height 1476 mm 58.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.85
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 87.1 litres 19.2 UK Gal 23 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code Firepower 383 XP
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.3 litre
6286 cc
(383.595 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 107.95 × 85.85 mm
4.25 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.26
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
335 PS (330 bhp) (246 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
52.5 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
576 Nm (425 ft·lb) (58.7 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
91.63 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1151.5 kPa (167 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 785.75 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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front J78 x 15
Tyres rear J78 x 15
Brakes F/R Di/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID366696
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 57.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Chrysler Town & Country added 2014-05-07.
Last modified 2014-05-07.