Chevrolet Caprice 3rd generation coupe 5.7 Turbo Hydra-Matic (1977–1979)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Caprice Generation: 3rd generation coupe Modification: 5.7 Turbo Hydra-Matic Year of issue: 1977–1979

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l)560
Front wheel track (mm)1568
Wheelbase (mm)2945
Height (mm)1406
Width (mm)1930
Rear wheel track (mm)1542
Ground clearance (mm)147
Curb Weight (kg)1722
Length (mm)5385


Bore (mm)101.6
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)88.4
Maximum torque (N • m)366
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)3800
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)170
Engine capacity (cm3)5733
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)22
Fuel tank capacity (l)79.5
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)12
Maximum speed (km / h)184
Recommended fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)13.6
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width66
Rim diameter1515
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1515
Tire height7575
Tire width205205