1953 Burnside Special

1953 Burnside Special

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1953 Burnside Special
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1953 Burnside Special
Overview
ManufacturerBurnside
Production1953 - 1954
Body and Chassis
ClassFull-size
Body style4-door sedan
LayoutFR layout
Police version of the Burnside Special

The Burnside Special is a full-size 1950s American sedan which shows styling cues from the De Soto Firedome. This car has a V8 engine and various transmission options. It was produced by Burnside from 1953 to 1954. It was introduced in version 0.5.1 on December 30, 2015.

The vehicle comes in five variants: the V8, with a 313 cubic inch engine and a 3-speed manual transmission, the Dual-Matic, with a two-speed automatic transmission, the Super-Matic, with a three-speed automatic transmission, the Custom Lead Sled, which features a chopped and channeled body as well as the three-speed Super-Matic transmission, and the Police which includes a State Police paint scheme, a red beacon light, and some steel wheels with a small metal dome serving as the hubcap. This variant also has the three-speed Super-Matic transmission.

In the 8.0 update the Burnside Special got 2 new variants the Custom and Drag."Both come with the "423 CUI V8 from Barstow with superchargers"~From the 8.0 Change log.

Performance Comparison

Burnside Special Model Specifications
V8
Dual-Matic
Super-Matic
Custom Lead Sled
Custom
Drag
Engine & Drivetrain
Type
313 Cubic Inch V8
423 CUI V8 Stage 1 Supercharger 423 CUI V8 Stage 4 Supercharger
Drive wheels
RWD
Horsepower
151
284
395
1519
Torque (Nm)
343
554
765
2414
Transmission
3-speed Manual
2-speed Automatic
3-speed Automatic
4-speed Manual
4-speed Automatic Drag
Body
Weight: lbs(kg)
3968 (1800)
3957 (1795)
3968 (1800)
3990 (1810)
3979 (1805)
4068 (1845)
Wheels
15x6 Body-Colored
Unknown
Performance
0 - 60mph (100km/h)
10.5 s (11.8 s)
11.2 s (11.8 s)
10.5 s (11.4 s)
7.6 s (8 s)
6.3 s (6.5 s)
1.6 s
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Vehicle is sold under the Burnside subsidiary. Vehicle is not yet released.