Chevrolet Caprice 2nd generation [restyling] Kingswood Estate wagon 7.44 Turbo Hydra-Matic 3-seat (1972–1972)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Caprice Generation: 2nd generation [restyling] Kingswood Estate Estate Modification: 7.44 Turbo Hydra-Matic 3-seat Year of issue: 1972–1972

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm)749
Number of seatsEight
Maximum amount of luggage (l)3013
Front wheel track (mm)1628
Wheelbase (mm)3175
Height (mm)1450
Width (mm)2019
Rear wheel track (mm)1626
Ground clearance (mm)168
Curb Weight (kg)2423
Length (mm)5720


Bore (mm)108
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)101.6
Maximum torque (N • m)488
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3200
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4,000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)230
Engine capacity (cm3)7443
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionUncut axle on leaf springs
Front suspensionDouble wishbone

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l)83
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)14.2
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim width66
Rim diameter1515
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1515
Tire height8080
Tire width215215