Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide, 1964 MY 1100-1200 1211

The Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide is a 2 door saloon (sedan)-bodied motor vehicle with a front located engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide belongs to the 1100-1200 model family from Chevrolet. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.4 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 488 N·m (360 lb·ft/49.8 kgm) at 3200 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 2 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide, 1964 MY 1100-1200 1211 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 5/6 seats
How long?
5331 mm
What size engine?
5.4 litre, 5354 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
304 PS / 300 bhp / 224 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
488 Nm / 360 ft.lb / 49.8 kgm @ 3200 rpm

Chevrolet 1100-1200 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1563 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1531 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1628 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1597 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1597 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1628 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1563 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1531 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1569 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1538 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1633 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 6292 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6292 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6362 cm3 287 PS 283 bhp 211 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6362 cm3 287 PS 283 bhp 211 kW
1964 Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide data
bodywork
Body type5/6 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3023 mm 119 inches
Track/tread (front) 1532 mm 60.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1506 mm 59.3 inches
Length 5331 mm 209.9 inches
Width 1984 mm 78.1 inches
Height 1427 mm 56.2 inches
Ground clearance 140 mm 5.5 inches
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 Chevrolet
Engine code Turbo-Fire 327
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.4 litre
5354 cc
(326.721 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 82.55 mm
4 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.23
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
56 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
488 Nm (360 ft·lb) (49.8 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
91.15 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 Carter 3826006 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1145.4 kPa (166.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 669.25 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 5.480
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5.0J x 14
Wheel size rear 5.0J x 14
Tyres front 7.50 x 14
Tyres rear 7.50 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 2 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.36
general
Carfolio.com ID410267
Production total
Model code 1211
Model family 1100-1200
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Chevrolet Biscayne Powerglide added 2015-03-13.
Last modified 2015-03-22.