Chevrolet Caprice 2nd generation [restyling] Sport Sedan 4-bit hardtop. 7.44 Turbo Hydra-Matic (1972–1972)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Caprice Generation: 2nd generation [restyling] Sport Sedan 4-bit hardtop. Modification: 7.44 Turbo Hydra-Matic Year of issue: 1972–1972

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm)701
Maximum amount of luggage (l)501
Front wheel track (mm)1628
Wheelbase (mm)3086
Height (mm)1361
Width (mm)2019
Rear wheel track (mm)1626
Ground clearance (mm)147
Curb Weight (kg)2117
Length (mm)5585


Bore (mm)108
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)101.6
Maximum torque (N • m)529
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3200
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4,000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)270
Engine capacity (cm3)7443
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionMulti-link
Front suspensionDouble wishbone

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)29
Fuel tank capacity (l)91
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)9.4
Maximum speed (km / h)213
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)13.6
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

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