1987 Chrysler Le Baron

Chrysler Le Baron is an automobile that has a convertible/cabriolet type body with a front located engine that delivers power to the front wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.2 litre capacity. This unit features single overhead camshaft valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 93 bhp (94 PS/69 kW) of power at 4800 rpm, and maximum torque of 166 N·m (122 lb·ft/16.9 kgm) at 3200 rpm. Power is supplied to the wheels through a 5 speed manual gearbox. Stated kerb weight is 1207 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 161 km/h, which is 100 mph.

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1987 Chrysler Le Baron information summary

What body style?
convertible/cabriolet with 2+2 seats
How long?
4696 mm
How heavy?
1207 kg
What size engine?
2.2 litre, 2213 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
94 PS / 93 bhp / 69 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
166 Nm / 122 ft.lb / 16.9 kgm @ 3200 rpm
How fast?
161 km/h, 100 mph

Chrysler Le models

convertible/​cabriolet FF 3A 2501 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW 1344 kg
convertible/​cabriolet FF 3A 2972 cm3 143 PS 141 bhp 105 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 2213 cm3 150 PS 148 bhp 110 kW 1474 kg
convertible/​cabriolet FF 3A 2501 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 2213 cm3 176 PS 174 bhp 130 kW 1297 kg

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1987 Chrysler Le Baron data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2550 mm 100.4 inches
Track/tread (front)
Track/tread (rear)
Length 4696 mm 184.9 inches
Width 1737 mm 68.4 inches
Height 1328 mm 52.3 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.84
Kerb weight 1207 kg 2661 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.2 litre
2213 cc
(135.046 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87.5 × 92 mm
3.44 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.95
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output 94 PS (93 bhp) (69 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output 42 bhp/litre
0.69 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 166 Nm (122 ft·lb) (16.9 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque 75.01 Nm/litre
0.91 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 942.6 kPa (136.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 553.25 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) -1.00 s
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 161 km/h (100 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 78.12 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
57.46 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
77.05 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.4 kg/kW
29.07 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 unknown
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.ARB.
Rear suspension DA.TrLi.PR.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 5 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio
general
Carfolio.com ID4158
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 19.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Chrysler Le Baron added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.