Buick Skylark Sport Coupé, 1964 MY 4300 4347

Buick Skylark Sport Coupé is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine powering the rear wheels. It forms part of Buick's 4300 model series. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 4.9 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 210 bhp (213 PS/157 kW) of power at 4600 rpm, and maximum torque of 420 N·m (310 lb·ft/42.8 kgm) at 2400 rpm. A 4 speed manual gearbox supplies the power to the driven wheels.

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Key facts

Buick Skylark Sport Coupé, 1964 MY 4300 4347 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5169 mm
What size engine?
4.9 litre, 4925 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
213 PS / 210 bhp / 157 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
420 Nm / 310 ft.lb / 42.8 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Buick 4300 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3694 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4925 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4925 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5354 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4761 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1303 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1318 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1312 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 1331 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 1337 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1287 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1329 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 1314 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4727 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1295 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5210 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3OD 4706 cm3 201 PS 198 bhp 148 kW
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1964 Buick Skylark Sport Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1473 mm 58 inches
Length 5169 mm 203.5 inches
Width 1864 mm 73.4 inches
Height 1382 mm 54.4 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
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 310
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.9 litre
4925 cc
(300.542 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 95.25 × 86.4 mm
3.75 × 3.4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
213 PS (210 bhp) (157 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
42.6 bhp/litre
0.7 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
420 Nm (310 ft·lb) (42.8 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
85.28 Nm/litre
1.03 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.1:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 2GC carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1071.6 kPa (155.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 615.63 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 5.00J x 14
Wheel size rear 5.00J x 14
Tyres front 6.50 x 14
Tyres rear 6.50 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID395076
Production total
Model code 4347
Model family 4300
RAC rating 45.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Buick Skylark Sport Coupé added 2015-01-04.
Last modified 2015-01-06.