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1936 Terraplane De Luxe Series 61Know your VIN?
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Original Base Price $635.00
No. Produced 93,309
Body Maker Terraplane
No. Doors 4
Passengers 5
Model Number
Wheelbase 115 inches
Length 195 inches
Front Tread
Rear Tread
Type Own L-head
Displacement 212 cu. in.
Cylinders 6
Bore & Stroke 3 & 5 inches
Compression Ratio-Std 6.0 to 1
Compression Ratio-Opt 7.0 to 1
Brake Horsepower 88@3800
Rated Horsepower 21.6
Main Bearings 3
Valve Lifters
Block Material
Engine Numbers
Engine No. Location On left side of engine.
Lubrication Duo-flo system
Type Single downdraft
Make Carter
Type Synchro-shift
No. Of Gears 3
Gear Ratios
1st Unknown
2nd Unknown
3rd Unknown
4th Not applicable
5th Not applicable
Reverse Unknown
Single plate power
Clutch Size
Spiral bevel
Differential Ratio 4.11 to 1
Front Semi-elliptic leaf springs
Rear Semi-elliptic leaf springs
Worm & sector
Service Bendix hydraulic
Front Size 10 1/16 inches
Rear Size 10 1/16 inches
Emergency Internal expanding on 4 wheels
Size 10 1/16 inches
Exhaust System
Ignition System Distributor and coil
Cooling System Centrifugal water pump
Fuel Type Non-premium
Wheel Type Steel spoke
Wheel Mfr
Wheel Size 16
Tire Type
Tire Size 6 x 16
Spare Location Inside rear panel or trunk
Fuel 16 1/2 Gallons
Oil 5 Quarts
Transmission 3 Pints
Cooling System 13 Quarts
Rear Differential 3 Pints
Front Differential Not applicable
Transfer Case Not applicable
Not Rated
VIN/Serial no. 61,101 and up
VIN Description
VIN Location Plate on dash under hood.
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Additional Information
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Terraplane-Bringing Fine Car Features to the Low Prices Field(1936)Horseless Carriage Foundation
8186 Center St. Suite F P.O. Box 4119
La Mesa CA 91944-4119
(619) 464-0301
The Production Figure Book for U.S. Cars Jerry HeasleyHorseless Carriage Foundation
Chilton Flat Rate & Tune Up Manual Thirteenth Edition 1939Horseless Carriage Foundation
Automobile Trade Journal January 1936Horseless Carriage Foundation
Paint Type
Colors Hudson Blue
Pepper Tan
Tuscan Tan
Montana Green
Neptune Gray
Glacier Blue
Tepee Brown
Sage Green
Vineyard Green
Lake Maroon
Standard/Optional Equipment
Data not yet collectedStd
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