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1931-1933 Chrysler Imperial Eight


1931-1933 Chrysler Imperial Models, Prices, Production

The 1931-1933 Chrysler Imperial Eight models helped Chrysler establish itself as a true member of the luxury automobile market. Unfortunately for Chrysler, their introduction coincided with the depths of the Great Depression, so sales were always tough to come by. Here are specifications for the 1931-1933 Chrysler Imperial Eight:

The 1933 Chrysler is truly a classic car.
The 1933 Chrysler Imperial Eight CL is a true classic
car. This is a LeBaron-bodied  phaeton.

1931 Chrysler Imperial CG Vehicle Specifications

All models

Wheelbase, inches
145.0

1931 Chrysler Imperial CG Models, Prices, and Production

ModelWeight, pounds
Price
Production
Custom roadster, 2/4-passenger 4,530$3,220100
Custom phaeton 4,6453,57585
Custom coupe, 2/4-passenger 4,6053,150135
Custom convertible coupe 4,5703,32010
Custom convertible sedan 4,825 3,995 25
4-door sedan
4,7052,745909
close-coupled 4-door sedan
4,6852,8451,195
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
4,8252,945403
limousine, 8-passenger
4,9153,145271
chassis
----95
Total 1931 Chrysler Imperial

3,228*

1932 Chrysler Imperial CH Vehicle Specifications

All models
 
Wheelbase, inches
135.0

1932 Chrysler Imperial CH Models, Prices, and Production

ModelWeight, pounds
Price
Production
coupe, 2/4-passenger 4,480 1,925 239
4-door sedan 4,645 1,945 1,002
convertible sedan 4,890 2,195 152
chassis
-- -- 9
Total 1932 Series CH Imperial


1,402

1932 Chrysler Imperial CL Vehicle Specifications

All models
 
Wheelbase, inches
146.0

1932 Chrysler Imperial CL Models, Prices, and Production

ModelWeight, pounds
Price
Production
convertible coupe 4,930 3,29528
phaeton 5,065 3,39514
close-coupled 4-door sedan 5,150 2,89557
convertible sedan 5,125 3,59549
4-door sedan, 7-passenger 5,295 2,995 35
limousine, 7-passenger
5,3303,29532
chassis
--
--
5
Total 1932 Series CL Imperial


220
Total 1932 Chrysler Imperial


1,622

1933 Chrysler Imperial CQ Vehicle Specifications

All models
 
Wheelbase, inches
126.0

1933 Chrysler Imperial CQ Models, Prices, and Production

ModelWeight, pounds
Price
Production
coupe, 2/4-passenger 3,734 1,275364
convertible coupe 3,754 1,325243
coupe, 5-passenger 3,754 1,295267
4-door sedan 3,864 1,2952,584
convertible sedan 4,144 1,495 364
chassis
----16
Total 1933 Series CQ Imperial


3,838

1933 Chrysler Imperial CL Vehicle Specifications

All models
 
Wheelbase, inches
146.0

1933 Chrysler Imperial CL Models, Prices, and Production

ModelWeight, pounds
Price
Production
convertible coupe 4,910 3,295 9
phaeton 4,890 3,395 36
close-coupled 4-door sedan 5,045 2,895 43
convertible sedan
5,1353,39511
coupe, 5-passenger
----3
4-door sedan, 7-passenger
5,2402,99521
limousine, 7-passenger
5,2453,29522
chassis
----6
Total 1933 Series CL Imperial


151
Total 1933 Chrysler Imperial


3,989

*Includes production of CGs from July 1, 1931, which Chrysler considered to be 1932 models. Sources: Encylopedia of American Cars, by the Auto Editors of Consumer Guide®, Publications Inter­national, Ltd., 2002; 70 Years of Chrysler, by George H. Damman, Crestline Publishing Co., 1974.

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