1965 Chrysler 300
The 1965 Chrysler 300-L 2-door hardtop

1965 Chrysler 300

The 1965 Chrysler 300 is equipped with an overhead valve V8 measuring 383 cubic inches. It carries a 4 barrel carburetor that feeds a 10 to 1 compression ratio. Standard traveling companion is a fully synchronized 3 speed stick shift transmission. Optional were a 4 speed manual or a 2 speed automatic. There were 5 to choose from including two 300-L’s. Standard equipment luxuries in the 300-L include power steering, power brakes, electric clock and a carpeted trunk. This was the last year for the Letter Series 300's and the 413 cid engine.

1965 Chrysler 300 Specifications & Production

Model Number Body Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price Shipping Weight Production Total
AC2-M C22 2-dr Hardtop Coupe 5P $3,500 4,115 lbs 11,621
AC2-M C24 4-dr Hardtop Sedan 5P $3,575 4,210 lbs 12,452
AC2-M C25 2-dr Convertible 5P $3,852 4,185 lbs 1,418
AC2-M C28 4-dr Sedan 6P $3,570 4,160 lbs 2,187
300L Series
AC2-P C42 2-dr Hardtop Coupe 5P $4,090 4,090 lbs 2,405
AC2-P C45 2-dr Convertible 5P $4,545 4,155 lbs 440

Chassis Data

Model Wheelbase Overall Length Width Front Tread Rear Tread Tires
300 124 in 218.2 in Not Available Not Available Not Available 8.55 x 14
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