Chrysler New Yorker Town & Country Wagon, 1963 MY TC3-H 879

Chrysler New Yorker Town & Country Wagon is an automobile that has a 5 door estate/station wagon body style with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. The New Yorker Town & Country Wagon forms part of Chrysler's TC3-H model range. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 6.8 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 340 bhp (345 PS/254 kW) of power at 4600 rpm, and maximum torque of 637 N·m (470 lb·ft/65 kgm) at 2800 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Chrysler New Yorker Town & Country Wagon, 1963 MY TC3-H 879 information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 7/8 seats
How long?
5580 mm
What size engine?
6.8 litre, 6779 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
345 PS / 340 bhp / 254 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
637 Nm / 470 ft.lb / 65 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Chrysler TC3-H models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
Chrysler New Yorker Hardtop -
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW 1946 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW

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1963 Chrysler New Yorker Town & Country Wagon data
bodywork
Body type7/8 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3099 mm 122 inches
Track/tread (front) 1557 mm 61.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1521 mm 59.9 inches
Length 5580 mm 219.7 inches
Width 2032 mm 80 inches
Height 1420 mm 55.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
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 340
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.8 litre
6779 cc
(413.68 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 106.43 × 95.25 mm
4.19 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
345 PS (340 bhp) (254 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
50.2 bhp/litre
0.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
637 Nm (470 ft·lb) (65 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
93.97 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.1:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1180.8 kPa (171.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 847.38 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 6½ x 14
Wheel size rear 6½ x 14
Tyres front 8.50 x 14
Tyres rear 8.50 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/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 2.76
general
Carfolio.com ID384648
Production total
Model code 879
Model family TC3-H
RAC rating 56.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1963 Chrysler New Yorker Town & Country Wagon added 2014-11-21.
Last modified 2015-07-19.