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1934-1937 Chrysler Airflow


1934-1937 Chrysler Airflow Specifications

The 1934-1937 Chrysler Airflows had a revolutionary design, but were ultimately unsuccessful. Keep reading for specifications for the 1934-1937 Chrysler Airflows.

Specifications*

Engine: L-head I-8, solid valve lifters, 1-bbl carburetor (CW, 2-bbl) CU 299 cid (3 1/4 ´ 4 1/2-in bore ´ stroke), 6.5:1 compression ratio, 122 bhp @ 3,400 rpm CV & CX 323.5 cid (3 1/4 ´ 4 7/8-in.), 6.5:1 c.r., 130 bhp @ 3,400 rpm CW 384.8 cid (3 1/2 ´ 5-in.), 6,5:1 c.r, 150 bhp @ 3,200 rpm

Transmission: 3-speed selective, floor shift (CW, 4-speed; overdrive optional on other series after March 1934)

Suspension: Rigid axles, semi-elliptic leaf springs

Brakes: Lockheed hydraulic drurn type (CW vacuum assisted)

Wheelbase (in.): CU 122.8 CV 128 CX 137.5 CW 146

Weight (lbs): 3,716-5,935

Tires: 7.50 ´ 16 (CW, 7.50 ´ 17)

Top speed (mph): 95 + (Series CV)

Production: 1934 CU 8,389 CV 2,277 CX 106 CW 67 1935 7,751 (all series) 1936 6,275 1937 4,603

*1934 Airflow

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