1966 Chrysler New Yorker

This vehicle has a 4 door saloon (sedan) body style with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. Its 7.2 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 8 cylinder that develops 350 bhp (355 PS/261 kW) of power at 4400 rpm, and maximum torque of 651 N·m (480 lb·ft/66.4 kgm) at 2800 rpm. The engine drives the wheels by means of a 3 speed automatic transmission. Its claimed weight at the kerb is 1956 kg. Maximum speed claimed is 193 km/h (120 mph).

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Key facts

1966 Chrysler New Yorker information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5563 mm
How heavy?
1956 kg
What size engine?
7.2 litre, 7206 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
355 PS / 350 bhp / 261 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
651 Nm / 480 ft.lb / 66.4 kgm @ 2800 rpm
How fast?
193 km/h, 120 mph

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW 2124 kg
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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7206 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
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1966 Chrysler New Yorker data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 3150 mm 124 inches
Track/tread (front) 1575 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1543 mm 60.7 inches
Length 5563 mm 219 inches
Width 2019 mm 79.5 inches
Height 1416 mm 55.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.77
Kerb weight 1956 kg 4312 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chrysler
Engine code
Cylinders V 8
Capacity 7.2 litre
7206 cc
(439.737 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 109.7 × 95.3 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
(Gross)
355 PS (350 bhp) (261 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(Gross)
48.6 bhp/litre
0.8 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Gross)
651 Nm (480 ft·lb) (66.4 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(Gross)
90.34 Nm/litre
1.09 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 9.7:1
Fuel system 1 Ca carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1135.3 kPa (164.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 900.75 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 193 km/h (120 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 181.42 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
133.43 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
178.94 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.08 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 7.49 kg/kW
12.52 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 2.76
general
Carfolio.com ID48235
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 59.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1966 Chrysler New Yorker added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.