Chrysler Le Baron Sedan, 1982 MY

The Le Baron Sedan is a motor car from Chrysler, with front wheel drive, a front mounted engine and a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 2.6 litre, single overhead camshaft 4 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 92 bhp (93 PS/69 kW) of power at 4500 rpm, and maximum torque of 178 N·m (131 lb·ft/18.2 kgm) at 2500 rpm. This power is transmitted to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. It weighs a stated 1169 kg at the kerb. Maximum stated speed is 158 km/h or 98 mph.

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Chrysler Le Baron Sedan, 1982 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4564 mm
How heavy?
1169 kg
What size engine?
2.6 litre, 2555 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
93 PS / 92 bhp / 69 kW @ 4500 rpm
How much torque?
178 Nm / 131 ft.lb / 18.2 kgm @ 2500 rpm
How fast?
158 km/h, 98 mph

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1982 Chrysler Le Baron Sedan data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2537 mm 99.9 inches
Track/tread (front) 1463 mm 57.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1448 mm 57 inches
Length 4564 mm 179.7 inches
Width 1740 mm 68.5 inches
Height 1334 mm 52.5 inches
Ground clearance 117 mm 4.6 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.8
Kerb weight 1169 kg 2577 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 49 litres 10.8 UK Gal 12.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Mitsubishi
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.6 litre
2555 cc
(155.916 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 91.1 × 98 mm
3.59 × 3.86 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.93
Valve gear single overhead camshaft (SOHC)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
93 PS (92 bhp) (69 kW)
at 4500 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
36 bhp/litre
0.59 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
178 Nm (131 ft·lb) (18.2 kgm)
at 2500 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
69.67 Nm/litre
0.84 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.2:1
Fuel system 1 Mikuni carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 875.5 kPa (127 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 638.75 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 158 km/h (98 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 79.79 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
58.69 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
78.7 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 17.04 kg/kW
28.46 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 4.000
Turning circle 11.40 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.
Rear suspension LA.CS.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.78
general
Carfolio.com ID43615
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 20.6
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1982 Chrysler Le Baron Sedan added 1999-02-06.
Last modified 2013-02-28.