Chevrolet Malibu 1st generation Estate Wagon 5-speed wagon. 3.8 AT (1978-1978)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Malibu Generation: 1st generation Estate Wagon 5-door wagon. Modification: 3.8 AT Year of issue: 1978–1978

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l) 2049
Front wheel track (mm) 1486
Wheelbase (mm) 2745
Height (mm) 1384
Width (mm) 1809
Rear wheel track (mm) 1467
Ground clearance (mm) 145
Curb Weight (kg) 1483.6
Length (mm) 4911


Bore (mm) 96.5
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders 6
Piston stroke (mm) 86.4
Maximum torque (N • m) 244
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 3400
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 105
Engine capacity (cm3) 3785
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Ventilated discs
Rear suspension Multilever, with the longitudinal lever and the stabilizer of cross stability
Front suspension Independent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km) 15.6
Fuel tank capacity (l) 68.9
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 10.8
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 18.7
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 16.3
Maximum speed (km / h) 158
Recommended fuel AI-95


Turning diameter (m) 12.2
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 6 6
Rim diameter 14 14
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 75 75
Tire width 195 195