Chevrolet Caprice 1st generation [3rd restyling] Sport Sedan 4-bit hardtop. 7.0 Hydra-Matic (1968–1968)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Caprice Generation: 1st generation [3rd restyling] Sport Sedan hardtop 4-dv. Modification: 7.0 Hydra-Matic Year of issue: 1968–1968

Main characteristics


Front wheel track (mm)1588
Wheelbase (mm)3023
Height (mm)1392
Width (mm)2022
Rear wheel track (mm)1585
Ground clearance (mm)150
Curb Weight (kg)1913
Length (mm)5453


Bore (mm)108
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)95.5
Maximum torque (N • m)624
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5200
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)385
Engine capacity (cm3)6996
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDrum
Rear suspensionMulti-link
Front suspensionDouble wishbone

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)31.2
Fuel tank capacity (l)91
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)7.9
Maximum speed (km / h)208
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)13.1
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim widthFiveFive
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire width215215