Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon, 1964 MY 4600 4645

The Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon is an estate/station wagon with 5 doors and a front mounted engine which delivers its power through the rear wheels. It is part of Buick's 4600 series. The 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 6.6 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 325 bhp (330 PS/242 kW) at 4400 rpm and 604 Nm (445 lbft/61.6 kgm) at 2800 rpm respectively. Power is delivered to the wheels through a 4 speed manual transmission.

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Key facts

Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon, 1964 MY 4600 4645 brief technical data

What body style?5 door estate/station wagon with 6/7 seats
How long?5506 mm
What size engine?6.6 litre, 6555 cm3
How many cylinders?8, V
How much power? 330 PS / 325 bhp / 242 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque? 604 Nm / 445 ft.lb / 61.6 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Buick 4600 models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6969 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6555 cm3 330 PS 325 bhp 242 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6969 cm3 365 PS 360 bhp 268 kW

Similar models

5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6292 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6779 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 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 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 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 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3OD 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 340 PS 335 bhp 250 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6990 cm3 350 PS 345 bhp 257 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6387 cm3 319 PS 315 bhp 235 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 307 PS 303 bhp 226 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 307 PS 303 bhp 226 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 307 PS 303 bhp 226 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6362 cm3 317 PS 313 bhp 233 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 6891 cm3 358 PS 353 bhp 263 kW
1964 Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon data
bodywork
Body type6/7 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3124 mm 123 inches
Track/tread (front) 1578 mm 62.1 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1549 mm 61 inches
Length 5506 mm 216.8 inches
Width 1981 mm 78 inches
Height 1471 mm 57.9 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Buick
Engine code Wildcat 445
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.6 litre
6555 cc
(400.011 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 106.2 × 92.5 mm
4.18 × 3.64 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.15
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
330 PS (325 bhp) (242 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
49.6 bhp/litre
0.81 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
604 Nm (445 ft·lb) (61.6 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
92.14 Nm/litre
1.11 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.25:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 4GC carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1157.9 kPa (167.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 819.38 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 6.0L x 15
Wheel size rear 6.0L x 15
Tyres front 7.60 x 15
Tyres rear 7.60 x 15
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID393998
Production total
Model code 4645
Model family 4600
RAC rating 55.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Buick LeSabre Estate Wagon added 2015-01-04.
Last modified 2015-01-06.