Chrysler 300 Convertible Automatic, 1965 MY AC2-M C25

The Chrysler 300 Convertible is a convertible/cabriolet with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which transmits its power to the rear wheels. The Chrysler 300 Convertible is one of the AC2-M range of cars from Chrysler. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 6.8 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 360 bhp (365 PS/268 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 531 N·m (392 lb·ft/54.1 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 3 speed automatic transmission.

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Key facts

Chrysler 300 Convertible Automatic, 1965 MY AC2-M C25 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 4/5 seats
How long?
5542 mm
What size engine?
6.8 litre, 6779 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
365 PS / 360 bhp / 268 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
531 Nm / 392 ft.lb / 54.1 kgm @ 3200 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 6779 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 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 3M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 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 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

Similar models

2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6999 cm3 390 PS 385 bhp 287 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5354 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5354 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6466 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW 2023 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6564 cm3 338 PS 333 bhp 248 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6564 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6564 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6564 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6362 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW 1613 kg
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6362 cm3 353 PS 348 bhp 260 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6554 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6554 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6554 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6554 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6554 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6554 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
Pontiac GTO Convertible -
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1965 Chrysler 300 Convertible Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
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 1443 mm 56.8 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 360
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)
365 PS (360 bhp) (268 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
53.1 bhp/litre
0.87 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
531 Nm (392 ft·lb) (54.1 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
78.33 Nm/litre
0.95 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system 1 Carter AFB 3880S carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 984.3 kPa (142.8 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
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 automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID389741
Production total
Model code C25
Model family AC2-M
RAC rating 56.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1965 Chrysler 300 Convertible Automatic added 2014-11-25.
Last modified 2014-11-25.