1964 Humber Super Snipe Ser V

The Super Snipe Ser V is a passenger car from Humber, with rear wheel drive, a front positioned engine and a saloon (sedan) body style. Its 3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, overhead valve, 6 cylinder that produces 128.5 bhp (130 PS/96 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 226 N·m (167 lb·ft/23 kgm) at 2600 rpm. The engine drives the wheels through a 3 speed manual transmission. It weighs a claimed 1506 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

1964 Humber Super Snipe Ser V information summary

What body style?
sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4775 mm
How heavy?
1506 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2965 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
130 PS / 128.5 bhp / 96 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
226 Nm / 167 ft.lb / 23 kgm @ 2600 rpm

Humber Super models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 2965 cm3 126 PS 124 bhp 92 kW 1506 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 2966 cm3 123 PS 121 bhp 90 kW 1492 kg

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1964 Humber Super Snipe Ser V data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2794 mm 110 inches
Track/tread (front) 1448 mm 57 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1410 mm 55.5 inches
Length 4775 mm 188 inches
Width 1765 mm 69.5 inches
Height 1549 mm 61 inches
Ground clearance 178 mm 7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.71
Kerb weight 1506 kg 3320 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 72.7 litres 16 UK Gal 19.2 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Humber
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 3 litre
2965 cc
(180.935 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 87.3 × 82.55 mm
3.44 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.06
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
130 PS (128.5 bhp) (96 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
43.3 bhp/litre
0.71 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
226 Nm (167 ft·lb) (23 kgm)
at 2600 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
76.22 Nm/litre
0.92 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio 8:1
Fuel system 2 St carbs
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 957.8 kPa (138.9 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 494.17 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 86.51 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
63.63 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
85.33 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 15.72 kg/kW
26.25 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 I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.SE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front
Tyres rear
Brakes F/R Di/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 4.22
general
Carfolio.com ID57684
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 28.4
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Humber Super Snipe Ser V added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.