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Top : Buick Resource : Production Information : 1950's :
1950's Engine Spec's

Year Model Designation Wheel
base
Inches
Valve
Location
Bore and Stroke Piston
Dis
place
ment
Cubic
Inches
Com
pres
sion
Ratio
(Stand
ard)
Maximum
Brake
H.P.
@
R.P.M.
Maximum
Torque
Lbs. Ft.
@
R.P.M.
Normal
Oil
Pressure
Pounds
Spark
Plug
Gap
Point
Gap
Dwell
Angle
Firing
Order
Ignition
Timing
BTDC or
Mark
1950 Special 8 Man 50-40 121.5 In Head 3 3/32 x 4 1/8 248.0 6.6 115 @ 3600 210 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Special 8 (DYN) 50-40 121.5 In Head 3 3/32 x 4 1/8 248.0 7.2 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 50-50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.9 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
>Super 8 (DYN) 50-50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 50-52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.9 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 50-52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
>Roadmaster 8 50-70 126.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.2 152 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Roadmaster 8 50-72 130.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.5 152 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
1951 Special 8 Man 51-40 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.6 120 @ 3600 215 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Special 8 (DYN) 51-40 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 51-50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.6 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 (DYN) 51-50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 51-52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.9 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 51-52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Roadmaster 8 51-70 126.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.2 152 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Roadmaster 8 51-72 130.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.5 152 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
1952 Special 8 Man Series 40 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.6 120 @ 3600 215 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Special 8 Auto Series 40 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 Man Series 50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.9 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 Auto Series 50 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 Man Series 52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 6.9 124 @ 3600 220 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Super 8 Auto Series 52 125.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.2 128 @ 3600 225 @ 2000 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Roadmaster 8 Series 70 126.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.5 170 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
Roadmaster 8 Series 72 130.25 In Head 3 7/16 x 4 5/16 320.2 7.5 170 @ 3800 280 @ 2400 35 AC 46X .025 .016 21-30 16258374 "ADV"
1953 Special 8 Series 40 121.5 In Head 3 3/16 x 4 1/8 263.3 7.0 125 @ 3800 224 @ 2200 35 AC 46X .025 .016 26-33 16258374 "ADV"
Super V8 Series 50 121.5 In Head 4 x 3.2 322.0 8.0 164 @ 4000 286 @ 2200 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563 "5"
Super V8 Series 52 125.5 In Head 4 x 3.2 322.0 8.0 164 @ 4000 286 @ 2200 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563 "5"
Roadmaster V8 Series 70 121.5 In Head 4 x 3.2 322.0 8.5 188 @ 4000 300 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563 "5"
Roadmaster V8 Series 72 125.5 In Head 4 x 3.2 322.0 8.5 188 @ 4000 300 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563 "5"
1954 Special V8 Man Series 40 122 In Head 3.625 x 3.2 264 7.2 143 @ 4200 228 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Special V8 Auto Series 40 122 In Head 3.625 x 3.2 264 8.1 150 @ 4200 240 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Super V8 Man Series 50 127 In Head 4 x 3.2 322 8.0 177 @ 4100 295 @ 2000 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Super V8 Auto Series 50 127 In Head 4 x 3.2 322 8.5 182 @ 4100 300 @ 2000 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Century V8 Man Series 60 122 In Head 4 x 3.2 322 8.0 195 @ 4100 302 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Century V8 Auto Series 60 122 In Head 4 x 3.2 322 8.5 200 @ 4100 309 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Roadmaster V8 Series 70 127 In Head 4 x 3.2 322 8.5 200 @ 4100 309 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
1955 Special V8 Series 40 122 In Head 3.625 x 3.2 264 8.4 188 @ 4800 256 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Super V8 Series 50 127 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 8.4 188 @ 4800 256 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Super V8 Auto Series 50 127 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.0 236 @ 4600 330 @ 3000 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Century V8 Man Series 60 122 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 8.4 188 @ 4800 250 @ 2400 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Century V8 Auto Series 60 122 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.0 236 @ 4600 330 @ 3000 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Roadmaster V8 Series 70 127 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.0 236 @ 4600 330 @ 3000 35 AC 44-5 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
1956 Special V8 Series 40 122 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 8.9 220 @ 4400 319 @ 2400 35 AC 44 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Super V8 Series 50 127 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.5 255 @ 4400 341 @ 3200 35 AC 44 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Century V8 Series 60 122 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.5 255 @ 4400 341 @ 3200 35 AC 44 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
Roadmaster V8 Series 70 127 In Head 4.000 x 3.2 322 9.5 255 @ 4400 341 @ 3200 35 AC 44 .032 .016 26-33 12784563
1957 Special V8 Auto Series 40 122 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 9.5 250 @ 4400 380 @ 2400 40 AC 44 .032 .016 30 12784563
Super V8 Series 50 127.5 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 44 .032 .016 30 12784563
Century V8 Series 60 122 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 44 .032 .016 30 12784563
>Roadmaster V8 Series 70 127.5 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 44 .032 .016 30 12784563
1958 Special V8 Series 40 122 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 9.5 250 @ 4400 380 @ 2400 40 AC 45S .032 .019 30 12784563
Super V8 Series 50 127.5 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 45S .032 .019 30 12784563
Century V8 Series 60 122 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 45S .032 .019 30 12784563
Roadmaster V8 Series 70 127.5 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 45S .032 .019 30 12784563
Limited V8 Series 700 127.5 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.0 300 @ 4600 400 @ 3200 40 AC 45S .032 .019 30 12784563
1959 Le Sabre V8 Man 4400 123 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 8.5 250 @ 4400 380 @ 2400 40 AC 44S .032 .019 30 12784563 5° Std
12° Auto
Le Sabre V8 Auto 4400 123 In Head 4.125 x 3.4 364 10.5 250 @ 4400 384 @ 2400 40 AC 44S .032 .019 30 12784563 5° Std
12° Auto
Invicta V8 4600 123 In Head 4.1875 x 3.64 401 10.5 324 @ 4400 445 @ 2800 40 AC 44S .032 .019 30 12784563 5° Std
12° Auto
Electra V8 4700 126.3 In Head 4.1875 x 3.64 401 10.5 324 @ 4400 445 @ 2800 40 AC 44S .032 .019 30 12784563 5° Std
12° Auto
Electra V8 4800 126.3 In Head 4.1875 x 3.64 401 10.5 324 @ 4400 445 @ 2800 40 AC 44S .032 .019 30 12784563 5° Std
12° Auto


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