Chevrolet Vega 1st generation 2.3 Powerglide sedan (1972–1973)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Vega Generation: 1st generation sedan Modification: 2.3 Powerglide Year of issue: 1972–1973

Main characteristics


The minimum amount of luggage (l) 246
Front wheel track (mm) 1400
Wheelbase (mm) 2464
Height (mm) 1318
Width (mm) 1661
Rear wheel track (mm) 1374
Ground clearance (mm) 122
Curb Weight (kg) 1051
Length (mm) 4376


Bore (mm) 88.9
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Four
Piston stroke (mm) 92
Maximum torque (N • m) 156
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4800
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration Row
Availability of intercooler Not
Engine power (hp) 85
Engine capacity (cm3) 2287
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps 2
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Disk drives
Rear suspension Drive axle, coil springs
Front suspension Independent, spring, double lever

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 42
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 10.6
Power steering Power steering

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim diameter 13 13
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 13 13
Tire height 78 78
Tire width 167 167