Concept Carz Home Concepts and PrototypesAbout Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed
 
 ManufacturersArrow PicturePontiacArrow PictureTorpedo (1946 - 1948)Arrow Picture1948 Pontiac Torpedo 
 

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

1948 Pontiac Torpedo Specifications

Engine LocationFront
Drive TypeRear Wheel
Production Years for Series1946 - 1948
Price$1,505-$2,075
Weight3235 lbs | 1467.371 kg

Engine Type : I6 3920 cc | 239.2 cu in. | 3.9 L.
90 HP (66.24 KW) @ 3400 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Engine Type : I6 3920 cc | 239.2 cu in. | 3.9 L.
93 HP (68.448 KW) @ 3400 RPM

Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 4.0 in | 102 mm.
Engine Type : I8 4079 cc | 248.9 cu in. | 4.1 L.
104 BHP (76.544 KW) @ 3800 RPM

Bore : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Stroke : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Engine Type : I8 4079 cc | 248.9 cu in. | 4.1 L.
106 BHP (78.016 KW) @ 3800 RPM

Bore : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Stroke : 3.8 in | 95 mm.

Production Figures
Total Pontiac Production for 1948333,957
Total production of Torpedo for 194884,622

Available Engine
Engine ConfigurationI
L-Head
Cylinders6
Solid valve lifters
Aspiration/InductionNormal
Displacement3920 cc | 239.2 cu in. | 3.9 L.
Horsepower93 HP (68.448 KW) @ 3400 RPM
HP to Weight Ratio34.8 LB / HP
HP / Liter23.7 BHP / Liter
Compression Ratio7.5:1
Main Bearings4
Fuel TypeGasoline - Petrol
Fuel FeedCarburetor
Carter WA1-537-S 1-barrel carburetor
BlockCast-iron

Available Engine
Engine ConfigurationI
L-Head
Cylinders8
Solid valve lifters
Aspiration/InductionNormal
Displacement4079 cc | 248.9 cu in. | 4.1 L.
Horsepower104 BHP (76.544 KW) @ 3800 RPM
HP to Weight Ratio31.1 LB / HP
HP / Liter25.5 BHP / Liter
Compression Ratio6.5:1
Main Bearings5
Fuel TypeGasoline - Petrol
Fuel FeedCarburetor
Carter WCD-630-S 2-barrel carburetor
BlockCast-iron

Available Engine
Engine ConfigurationI
L-Head
Cylinders8
Solid valve lifters
Aspiration/InductionNormal
Displacement4079 cc | 248.9 cu in. | 4.1 L.
Horsepower106 BHP (78.016 KW) @ 3800 RPM
HP to Weight Ratio30.5 LB / HP
HP / Liter26.0 BHP / Liter
Compression Ratio6.5:1
Main Bearings5
Fuel TypeGasoline - Petrol
Fuel FeedCarburetor
Carter WCD-630-S 2-barrel carburetor
BlockCast-iron

Aztek
Bonneville
Catalina
Chieftain
Executive
Fiero
Firebird
G5
G6
G8
Grand Am
Grand Prix
Grand Ville
GTO
LeMans
Parisienne
Phoenix
Solstice
Star Chief
Streamliner
Sunfire
Tempest
Torpedo
Torrent
Trans Am
Ventura
Vibe

© 1998-2014. All rights reserved. The material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.