Chevrolet El Camino 1st generation pickup 4.6 4Synchromesh 4900 (1959–1959)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: El camino Generation: 1st generation pickup Modification: 4.6 4Synchromesh 4900 Year of issue: 1959-1959

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm)693
Cargo compartment length (mm)1937
Width of the cargo compartment (mm)1633
Cargo compartment height (mm)325
Front wheel track (mm)1532
Wheelbase (mm)3023
Height (mm)1483
Width (mm)2029
Rear wheel track (mm)1506
Ground clearance (mm)170
Load capacity (kg)522
Permissible gross weight (kg)2223
Length (mm)5357


Bore (mm)98.42
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)76.2
Maximum torque (N • m)373
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4600
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)185
Engine capacity (cm3)4638
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDrum
Rear suspensionMultilever, spring, with shock absorbers
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l)64
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)13.29
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim widthFiveFive
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height7575
Tire width225225