Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Hypoid Drive
Body / Chassis : Box Girder Framer
Production Years for Series : 1949 - 1954
Price : $1,450-$1,600
Weight : 3100 lbs | 1406.136 kg
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1951 Chevrolet Special Series

1951 Chevrolet Special Series Technical Specifications and Dimensions

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

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Hypoid Drive
Body / Chassis : Box Girder Framer
Production Years for Series : 1949 - 1954
Price : $1,450-$1,600
Weight : 3100 lbs | 1406.136 kg

Power

Inline 6
Displacement : 3548 cc | 216.5 cu in. | 3.5 L.
Power : 92 HP (67.712 KW) @ 3400 RPM
Bore : 3.5 in | 89 mm.
Stroke : 3.8 in | 95 mm.
Compression : 6.6:1
Main Bearings : 4
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Rochester 1-barrel carburetor
Inline 6
Displacement : 3859 cc | 235.5 cu in. | 3.9 L.
Power : 105 HP (77.28 KW) @ 3600 RPM
Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 3.9 in | 100 mm.
Compression : 6.7:1
Main Bearings : 4
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Rochester 1-barrel carburetor
Transmission:
3 Manual , Automatic Powerglide

Production Figures

Total Chevrolet Production for 1951 : 1,229,986
Total 1951 Special Series production : 185,090
1951 Chevrolet Special Series
FleetLine Sub-Series Sedans : 3,364
FleetLine Sub-Series Sedans : 6,441
StyleLine Sub-Series Business Coupes : 17,020
StyleLine Sub-Series Sedans : 63,718
StyleLine Sub-Series Sedans : 75,566
StyleLine Sub-Series Sport Coupes : 18,981

Dimensions

Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
StyleLine Sub-Series Sedan
Price : $1,535
Weight : 3065 lbs | 1390.261 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
StyleLine Sub-Series Sport Coupe
Price : $1,550
Weight : 3050 lbs | 1383.457 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
StyleLine Sub-Series Business Coupe
Price : $1,450
Weight : 3035 lbs | 1376.653 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 3
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
FleetLine Sub-Series Sedan
Price : $1,600
Weight : 3125 lbs | 1417.476 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
FleetLine Sub-Series Sedan
Price : $1,550
Weight : 3100 lbs | 1406.136 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 197.8 in | 5023 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 57.0 in | 1448 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.

Handling

Suspension
Front : Knee-Action Front Suspension with Direct Double-Acting Shock Absorbers

Rear : Direct Double-Acting Hydraulic Rear Shock Absorbers

Tires / Wheels
Tires : 6.70 x 15 Blackwall on Wide-Base Rims

1951 Averages

Avg. Car Cost : $1,500
Avg. Household Income : $3,510
Avg. Home : $9,000
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.19

The 1951 Chevrolet Special Series measures 197.75 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 115.00 inches.

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Performance and Specification Comparison

Price Comparison

1951 Special Series
$1,600-$11,000
1951 Chevrolet Special Series Price Range: $1,450 - $1,600

Model Year Production

#1#2#3Chevrolet
1956Chevrolet (1,567,117)Ford (1,408,478)Buick (572,024)1,567,117
1955Chevrolet (1,704,667)Ford (1,451,157)Buick (738,814)1,704,667
1954Ford (1,165,942)Chevrolet (1,143,561)Plymouth (463,148)1,143,561
1953Chevrolet (1,346,475)Ford (1,247,542)Plymouth (650,451)1,346,475
1952Chevrolet (818,142)Ford (671,733)Plymouth (396,000)818,142
1951Chevrolet (1,229,986)Ford (1,013,381)Plymouth (611,000)1,229,986
1950Chevrolet (1,498,590)Ford (1,208,912)Plymouth (610,954)1,498,590
1949Ford (1,118,308)Chevrolet (1,010,013)Plymouth (520,385)1,010,013
1948Chevrolet (696,449)Ford (430,198)Plymouth (412,540)696,449
1947Chevrolet (671,546)Ford (429,674)Plymouth (382,290)671,546
1946Ford (468,022)Chevrolet (398,028)Plymouth (264,660)398,028

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