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 cylinder2
Number of cylinders6
Piston stroke (mm)86.4
Maximum torque (N • m)244
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm)3400
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)105
Engine capacity (cm3)3785
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesVentilated discs
Rear suspensionMultilever, with the longitudinal lever and the stabilizer of cross stability
Front suspensionIndependent, 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 fuelAI-95


Turning diameter (m)12.2
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim width66
Rim diameter1414
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1414
Tire height7575
Tire width195195