Chrysler Valiant

The Chrysler Valiant is a saloon (sedan) with a front mounted engine which supplies its power through the rear wheels. It's powered courtesy of a naturally aspirated engine of 3.7 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 145 bhp (147 PS/108 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 292 N·m (215 lb·ft/29.8 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The power is supplied to the wheels through a 3 speed automatic gearbox. Its claimed kerb weight is 1260 kg.

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Chrysler Valiant information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4782 mm
How heavy?
1260 kg
What size engine?
3.7 litre, 3690 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
147 PS / 145 bhp / 108 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
292 Nm / 215 ft.lb / 29.8 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Chrysler Valiant models

sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3690 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1143 kg
sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2789 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW 1220 kg

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 3801 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
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Chrysler Valiant data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2692 mm 106 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1416 mm 55.7 inches
Length 4782 mm 188.3 inches
Width 1753 mm 69 inches
Height 1397 mm 55 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1260 kg 2778 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 6
Capacity 3.7 litre
3690 cc
(225.178 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86.3 × 104.8 mm
3.4 × 4.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.82
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(Gross)
147 PS (145 bhp) (108 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
39.3 bhp/litre
0.64 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
292 Nm (215 ft·lb) (29.8 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
79.13 Nm/litre
0.96 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8.4:1
Fuel system 1 Ca carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 994.4 kPa (144.2 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 615 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 116.68 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
85.81 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
115.08 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.65 kg/kW
19.46 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 longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.23
general
Carfolio.com ID48037
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 27.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
Chrysler Valiant added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.