Chevrolet Caprice 1st generation [4th restyling] Sport Sedan 4-bit hardtop. 5.7 Powerglide (1969–1969)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Caprice Generation: 1st generation [4th restyling] Sport Sedan 4-bit hardtop. Modification: 5.7 Powerglide Year of issue: 1969–1969

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm)681
Rear axle load (kg)909.9
Front axle load (kg)927.6
The minimum amount of luggage (l)524
Front wheel track (mm)1588
Wheelbase (mm)3023
Height (mm)1394
Width (mm)2027
Rear wheel track (mm)1585
Ground clearance (mm)155
Curb Weight (kg)1837.5
Length (mm)5484


Bore (mm)101.6
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)88
Maximum torque (N • m)495
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3200
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4800
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)255
Engine capacity (cm3)5733
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps2
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)23.3
Fuel tank capacity (l)91
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)12.4
Maximum speed (km / h)187
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)13.1
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim widthFiveFive
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire width205205