Chrysler Newport Custom, 1976 MY CM 41

The Newport Custom is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) motor vehicle with a front located engine, produced by Chrysler. The Chrysler Newport Custom is one of the CM range of cars from Chrysler. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 7.2 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 205 bhp (208 PS/153 kW) of power at 3600 rpm, and maximum torque of 434 N·m (320 lb·ft/44.3 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The power is transferred to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Chrysler Newport Custom, 1976 MY CM 41 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5756 mm
What size engine?
7.2 litre, 7206 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
208 PS / 205 bhp / 153 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
434 Nm / 320 ft.lb / 44.3 kgm @ 2000 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 6554 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW
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1976 Chrysler Newport Custom data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3150 mm 124 inches
Track/tread (front) 1626 mm 64 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1610 mm 63.4 inches
Length 5756 mm 226.6 inches
Width 2019 mm 79.5 inches
Height 1402 mm 55.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.83
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 100.4 litres 22.1 UK Gal 26.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code E85
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7.2 litre
7206 cc
(439.737 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 109.73 × 95.25 mm
4.32 × 3.75 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.15
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
208 PS (205 bhp) (153 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(net)
28.4 bhp/litre
0.47 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
434 Nm (320 ft·lb) (44.3 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
60.23 Nm/litre
0.73 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.2:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 756.8 kPa (109.8 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 900.75 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)
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 3.500
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5½JJ x 15
Wheel size rear 5½JJ x 15
Tyres front HR78 x 15
Tyres rear HR78 x 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 295 mm
Rear brake diameter 279 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.71
general
Carfolio.com ID429099
Production total
Model code 41
Model family CM
RAC rating 59.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1976 Chrysler Newport Custom added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.