Chrysler 300 Hardtop, 1965 MY AC2-M C24

The 300 Hardtop is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) motor car with a front mounted engine, manufactured by Chrysler. It is part of Chrysler's AC2-M model series. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 6.3 litres. It produces power and torque figures of 315 bhp (319 PS/235 kW) at 4400 rpm and 569 Nm (420 lbft/58 kgm) at 2800 rpm respectively. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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Key facts

Chrysler 300 Hardtop, 1965 MY AC2-M C24 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5542 mm
What size engine?
6.3 litre, 6292 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
319 PS / 315 bhp / 235 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
569 Nm / 420 ft.lb / 58 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Chrysler 300 models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW 1956 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW

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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW 1769 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
1965 Chrysler 300 Hardtop data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3150 mm 124 inches
Track/tread (front) 1575 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1540 mm 60.6 inches
Length 5542 mm 218.2 inches
Width 2020 mm 79.5 inches
Height 1433 mm 56.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 94.7 litres 20.8 UK Gal 25 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code FirePower 315
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.3 litre
6292 cc
(383.961 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 108 × 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)
319 PS (315 bhp) (235 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
50.1 bhp/litre
0.82 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
569 Nm (420 ft·lb) (58 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
90.43 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system 1 Carter AFB 3855S carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1136.4 kPa (164.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 786.5 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 8.55-14
Tyres rear 8.55-14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID389653
Production total
Model code C24
Model family AC2-M
RAC rating 57.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Chrysler 300 Hardtop added 2014-11-25.
Last modified 2014-11-25.