Chevrolet Biscayne, 1964 MY 1100-1200 1211

This automobile has a 2 door saloon type body with a front positioned engine delivering power to the rear wheels. The Chevrolet Biscayne is one of the 1100-1200 range of cars from Chevrolet. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 4.6 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 195 bhp (198 PS/145 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 387 N·m (285 lb·ft/39.5 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual with overdrive transmission. Stated kerb weight is 1597 kg.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Biscayne, 1964 MY 1100-1200 1211 information summary

What body style?
2 door sedan/saloon with 5/6 seats
How long?
5331 mm
How heavy?
1597 kg
What size engine?
4.6 litre, 4636 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
198 PS / 195 bhp / 145 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
387 Nm / 285 ft.lb / 39.5 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Chevrolet 1100-1200 models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1628 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 345 PS 340 bhp 254 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1563 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
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1597 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6710 cm3 431 PS 425 bhp 317 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 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
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1628 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 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
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 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 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1531 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1538 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 3767 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1569 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1603 kg
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 2A 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
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 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW

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1964 Chevrolet Biscayne 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 1597 kg 3521 lb
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 283
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 4.6 litre
4636 cc
(282.906 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.4 × 76.2 mm
3.87 × 3 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.29
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
198 PS (195 bhp) (145 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
42.1 bhp/litre
0.69 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
387 Nm (285 ft·lb) (39.5 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
83.48 Nm/litre
1.01 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.25:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1049 kPa (152.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 579.5 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 123.8 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
91.05 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
122.1 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.98 kg/kW
18.35 lb/bhp
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 7.00 x 14
Tyres rear 7.00 x 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 0.7
Final drive ratio 3.70
general
Carfolio.com ID410630
Production total
Model code 1211
Model family 1100-1200
RAC rating 48.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Chevrolet Biscayne added 2015-03-13.
Last modified 2015-03-22.