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1961 Specs

 

 

ENGINE

283 cubic inch V-8
Horsepower 230@4800rpm standard, optional 245, 275 (FI), 270 and 315 (FI)
Compression Ratio 9.25 to 1
Carter four barrel model, dual 4 barrels and fuel injection optional

TRANSMISSION

3 speed manual standard, 4 speed manual and 2 speed auto optional

WEIGHT

2905 lbs

PRODUCTION TOTAL

10,939

PRICE

$3,934

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase- 102 inches
Overall length- 177.2 inches
Front tread- 57 inches
Rear tread- 59 inches
Tires- 6.70X15

1961 OPTIONS

Automatic Transmission ($199.10)
4 speed manual transmission ($188)
245 horsepower dual carb engine ($150.65)
270 horsepower dual carb engine ($182.95)
275 horsepower fuel injected engine ($484)
315 horsepower fuel injected engine($484)
Posi-traction ($43.05)
Metallic brakes ($37.70)
Heavy duty suspension and brakes ($333.60)
15X5.5 wheels (no cost)
Detachable hardtop ($236.75)
Power top ($161.40)
Deluxe heater ($102.25)
Two-tone paint ($16.15)
Transistor radio- ($137.75)
Whitewall tires ($31.55)
Blackwall nylon tires ($5.40)
Crankcase ventilating system ($5.40)
Permanant anti-freeze ($5)
Power windows ($59.20)
Windshield washer ($16.15)

 

 

 

 

 

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