Chevrolet Chevelle 2nd generation [4th restyling] 5.7 Turbo Hydra-Matic convertible (1972–1972)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Chevelle Generation: 2nd generation [4th restyling] convertible Modification: 5.7 Turbo Hydra-Matic Year of issue: 1972–1972

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l)255
Front wheel track (mm)1524
Wheelbase (mm)2845
Height (mm)1345
Width (mm)1915
Rear wheel track (mm)1521
Ground clearance (mm)120
Curb Weight (kg)1603
Length (mm)5016


Bore (mm)101.6
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)88.39
Maximum torque (N • m)380
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4,000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)165
Engine capacity (cm3)5733
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
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)21.6
Fuel tank capacity (l)72
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km)19.5
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km)23.6
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s)10.5
Maximum speed (km / h)186
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)13.8
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width7.57.5
Rim diameter1414
Hole Arrangement Diameter (PCD)120120
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height8080
Tire width200200