Chrysler 300C 

  • 1957
  • 390 HP 6.4L
  • 140 mph
 
As the Fifties progressed, Chrysler products began to sprout distinctive tailfins, ostensibly to improve handling and stability above 70 miles per hour.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Chrysler 300C

0-60mph

Chrysler 300C
6.8 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

Chrysler 300C
140 mph
Agera R
260 mph
Veyron
253 mph

Data points Key details of the Chrysler 300C

Horsepower

Chrysler 300C
390 HP
Agera R
1,115 HP
Veyron
987 HP

Torque

Chrysler 300C
421 ft-lb
Veyron
922 ft-lb
Agera R
888 ft-lb

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Chrysler 300C

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As the Fifties progressed, Chrysler products began to sprout distinctive tailfins, ostensibly to improve handling and stability above 70 miles per hour.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Chrysler
Year 1957
Highest auction price 1957 Chrysler 300C Convertible, $167k, February 2006

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 11.45 lb/hp
Maximum hp 390 HP
Maximum torque 421 ft-lb
Engine placement Front
Steering system Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 4,466 lb

road tests

Top speed 140 mph
0-60mph 6.8 s

transmission

Drivetrain Rear wheel drive
Shift system Automatic
Gearing Traditional

engine

Displacement 6,400 cc
Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas
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