Chevrolet Suburban 6th generation SUV 3.9 3MT Synchro-mesh (1960–1962)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Suburban Generation: 6th generation SUV Modification: 3.9 3MT Synchro-mesh Year of issue: 1960–1962

Main characteristics


Front wheel track (mm) 1604
Wheelbase (mm) 2921
Height (mm) 1917
Width (mm) 2017
Rear wheel track (mm) 1550
Ground clearance (mm) 195
Load capacity (kg) 590
Permissible gross weight (kg) 2359
Curb Weight (kg) 1712
Length (mm) 5066


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 spring
Front suspension Independent, multi-link, with anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 75.7
Recommended fuel Petrol


Turning diameter (m) 12.5
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

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