Chevrolet Nova 4th generation [4th restyling] sedan 5.0 MT (1979–1979)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Nova Generation: 4th generation [4th restyling] sedan Modification: 5.0 MT Year of issue: 1979–1979

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l) 368
Front wheel track (mm) 1557
Wheelbase (mm) 2819
Height (mm) 1361
Width (mm) 1834
Rear wheel track (mm) 1499
Ground clearance (mm) 122
Length (mm) 4996


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) 2000
Maximum power revolutions, min. (rpm) 3200
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 125
Engine capacity (cm3) 4998
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Multilever, with the longitudinal lever and the stabilizer of cross stability
Front suspension Independent multi-link, spring, with telescopic shock absorbers or pneumatic, with stabilizer bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 79.5
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 12.16
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width Five Five
Rim diameter 14 14
Number of mounting holes Four Four
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 14 14
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 215 215