Chevrolet Malibu 1st generation [restyling] coupe 2-bit. 5.0 AT (1979–1979)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Malibu Generation: 1st generation [restyling] coupe 2-dv. Modification: 5.0 AT Year of issue: 1979–1979

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l) 469
Front wheel track (mm) 1486
Wheelbase (mm) 2745
Height (mm) 1354
Width (mm) 1816
Rear wheel track (mm) 1467
Ground clearance (mm) 137
Curb Weight (kg) 1460.2
Length (mm) 4895


Bore (mm) 94.9
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 88.4
Maximum torque (N • m) 319
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2400
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 4,000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 160
Engine capacity (cm3) 4998
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) 17.7
Fuel tank capacity (l) 68.5
Fuel consumption on the highway (l / 100 km) 12.1
Fuel consumption in the city (l / 100 km) 21.6
Acceleration time to 100 km / h (s) 11.5
Maximum speed (km / h) 188
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 185 185