Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Production Years for Series : 1949 - 1954
Price : $1,520-$2,000
Weight : 3200 lbs | 1451.496 kg
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1953 Chevrolet Special 150 Series

1953 Chevrolet Special 150 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
Production Years for Series : 1949 - 1954
Price : $1,520-$2,000
Weight : 3200 lbs | 1451.496 kg

Power

Inline 4
Displacement : 1598 cc | 97.5 cu in. | 1.6 L.
Power : 122 HP (89.792 KW) @ 6000 RPM
Torque :118 Ft-Lbs (160 NM) @ 4250 RPM
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
Valvetrain : 12 OHV (2 valves per cylinder)
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Rochester 1-barrel carburetor
Inline 6
Displacement : 3859 cc | 235.5 cu in. | 3.9 L.
Power : 115 HP (84.64 KW) @ 3600 RPM
Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 3.9 in | 100 mm.
Compression : 7.5:1
Main Bearings : 4
Valvetrain : 12 OHV (2 valves per cylinder)
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Rochester 1-barrel carburetor
Transmission:
Manual , Automatic Powerglide

Production Figures

Total Chevrolet Production for 1953 : 1,346,475
Total 1953 Special 150 Series production : 176,579
1953 Chevrolet Special 150 Series
Business Coupes : 13,555
Club Coupes : 6,993
Sedans : 54,207
Sedans : 79,416
Station Wagons : 22,408

Dimensions

Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 195.5 in | 4966 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 56.7 in | 1440 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
Sedan
Price : $1,600
Weight : 3175 lbs | 1440.156 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 195.5 in | 4966 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 56.7 in | 1440 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
Club Coupe
Price : $1,600
Weight : 3130 lbs | 1419.744 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 195.5 in | 4966 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 56.7 in | 1440 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
Business Coupe
Price : $1,520
Weight : 3125 lbs | 1417.476 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 3
Doors : 2
Exterior
Length : 195.5 in | 4966 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 56.7 in | 1440 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
Station Wagon
Price : $2,000
Weight : 3400 lbs | 1542.214 kg
Fuel Capacity : 16.0 Gal
Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 4
Exterior
Length : 197.9 in | 5026 mm.
Wheelbase : 115.0 in | 2921 mm.
Front Track : 56.7 in | 1440 mm.
Rear Track : 58.8 in | 1492 mm.
Tires : 6.70 x 15 Six-Ply

Handling

Brakes
Front Brake Size : 11.0 in | 279 mm.
Rear Brake Size : 11.0 in | 279 mm.

Tires / Wheels
Tires : 6.70 x 15 Four Ply

1953 Averages

Avg. Car Cost : $1,650
Avg. Household Income : $4,000
Avg. Home : $9,550
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.20

The 1953 Chevrolet Special 150 Series measures 195.50 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 115.00 inches.

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Performance and Specification Comparison

Price Comparison

1953 Special 150 Series
$2,000-$12,680
1953 Chevrolet Special 150 Series Price Range: $1,520 - $2,000

Model Year Production

#1#2#3Chevrolet
1958Chevrolet (1,142,460)Ford (987,945)Volkswagen (451,526)1,142,460
1957Ford (1,676,449)Chevrolet (1,505,910)Plymouth (726,009)1,505,910
1956Chevrolet (1,567,117)Ford (1,408,478)Meteor (1,408,478)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

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