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

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Malibu Generation: 1st generation [restyling] coupe 2-dv. Modification: 5.0 MT 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)1464.8
Length (mm)4895


Bore (mm)94.9
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)88.4
Maximum torque (N • m)305
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm)4,000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)155
Engine capacity (cm3)4998
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
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 tank capacity (l)68.5
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 width185185