Chevrolet Suburban 5th generation SUV 4.3 AT Hydra Matic (1956–1957)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Suburban Generation: 5th generation SUV Modification: 4.3 AT Hydra Matic Year of issue: 1956-1957

Main characteristics


Front wheel track (mm) 1537
Wheelbase (mm) 2896
Height (mm) 1999
Width (mm) 1786
Rear wheel track (mm) 1549
Load capacity (kg) 510
Permissible gross weight (kg) 2268
Curb Weight (kg) 1815
Length (mm) 5026


Bore (mm) 95.25
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 76.2
Maximum torque (N • m) 338
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2200
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4200
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 155
Engine capacity (cm3) 4343
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

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