Chevrolet Suburban 5th generation SUV 3.9 3MT Synchro-mesh Heavy Duty (1959–1959)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Suburban Generation: 5th generation SUV Modification: 3.9 3MT Synchro-mesh Heavy Duty Year of issue: 1959-1959

Main characteristics


Front wheel track (mm) 1542
Wheelbase (mm) 2896
Height (mm) 1977
Width (mm) 1786
Rear wheel track (mm) 1549
Load capacity (kg) 431
Permissible gross weight (kg) 2268
Curb Weight (kg) 1781
Length (mm) 5088


Bore (mm) 90.5
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders 6
Piston stroke (mm) 100.03
Maximum torque (N • m) 294
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4,000
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Engine power (hp) 135
Engine capacity (cm3) 3859
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Drum
Rear suspension Dependent, bridge on springs
Front suspension Spring

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 64.35
Recommended fuel Petrol


Turning diameter (m) 13.5
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width Four Four
Rim diameter 15 15
Number of mounting holes 6 6
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 15 15
Tire width 175 175