Chevrolet Chevelle 1st generation [restyling] 5.4 MT convertible (1965–1965)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Chevelle Generation: 1st generation [restyling] convertible Modification: 5.4 MT Year of issue: 1965-1965

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm)523
Front wheel track (mm)1473
Wheelbase (mm)2921
Height (mm)1344
Width (mm)1895
Rear wheel track (mm)1473
Ground clearance (mm)124
Curb Weight (kg)1525
Length (mm)4994


Bore (mm)101.6
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)82.55
Maximum torque (N • m)475
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2800
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4400
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)250
Engine capacity (cm3)5354
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDrum
Rear suspensionLeaf springs with telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)21.1
Fuel tank capacity (l)76
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km)18
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km)23
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)8.4
Maximum speed (km / h)183
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)13.6
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width77
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height8080
Tire width185185