Chevrolet El Camino 1st generation pickup 5.7 Powerglide 4400 (1959–1959)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: El camino Generation: 1st generation pickup Modification: 5.7 Powerglide 4400 Year of issue: 1959-1959

Main characteristics


Loading height (mm) 686
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) 295
Permissible gross weight (kg) 1996
Length (mm) 5357


Bore (mm) 104.8
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 82.55
Maximum torque (N • m) 491
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3600
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 5800
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 335
Engine capacity (cm3) 5703
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 2
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Drum
Rear suspension Multilever, spring, with shock absorbers
Front suspension Independent, spring, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 64
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 13.29
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width Five Five
Rim diameter 14 14
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 75 75
Tire width 215 215