Chevrolet Vega 1st generation 2.3 Turbo Hydra-Matic sedan (1972–1973)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Vega Generation: 1st generation sedan Modification: 2.3 Turbo Hydra-Matic 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 cylinder2
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)92
Maximum torque (N • m)136
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4400
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Availability of intercoolerNot
Engine power (hp)72
Engine capacity (cm3)2287
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of steps3
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDisk drives
Rear suspensionDrive axle, coil springs
Front suspensionIndependent, spring, double lever

Performance indicators:

Fuel consumption in the combined cycle (l / 100 km)10.2
Fuel tank capacity (l)42
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)10.6
Power steeringPower steering

Tires, wheels:

Rim diameter1313
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1313
Tire height7878
Tire width167167