Chrysler Cordoba, 1976 MY

This vehicle has a 2 door coupé body style with a front mounted engine that delivers power to the rear wheels. The 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated powerplant has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 6.6 litres. In this application it provides power and torque figures of 240 bhp (243 PS/179 kW) at 4400 rpm and 440 Nm (325 lbft/44.9 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. A 3 speed automatic transmission supplies the power to the driven wheels.

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Key facts

Chrysler Cordoba, 1976 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5469 mm
What size engine?
6.6 litre, 6554 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
243 PS / 240 bhp / 179 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
440 Nm / 325 ft.lb / 44.9 kgm @ 3200 rpm

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1976 Chrysler Cordoba data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1572 mm 61.9 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1575 mm 62 inches
Length 5469 mm 215.3 inches
Width 1958 mm 77.1 inches
Height 1336 mm 52.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.87
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 77.7 litres 17.1 UK Gal 20.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code E68
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.6 litre
6554 cc
(399.95 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 110.2 × 85.9 mm
4.34 × 3.38 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.28
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
243 PS (240 bhp) (179 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(net)
36.6 bhp/litre
0.6 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
440 Nm (325 ft·lb) (44.9 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
67.13 Nm/litre
0.81 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) 843.6 kPa (122.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 819.25 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)
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 GR78 x 15
Tyres rear GR78 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 3.21
general
Carfolio.com ID429737
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 60.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1976 Chrysler Cordoba added 2015-08-29.
Last modified 2015-08-29.