Chevrolet Vega 1st generation [restyling] 3-bit hatchback 2.3 4MT (1973–1974)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Vega Generation: 1st generation [restyled] hatchback 3-dv. Modification: 2.3 4MT Year of issue: 1973–1974

Main characteristics


Maximum amount of luggage (l)535
The minimum amount of luggage (l)263
Front wheel track (mm)1400
Wheelbase (mm)2464
Height (mm)1270
Width (mm)1661
Rear wheel track (mm)1374
Curb Weight (kg)1150
Length (mm)4455


Bore (mm)88.9
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersFour
Piston stroke (mm)92
Maximum torque (N • m)165
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4800
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Availability of intercoolerNot
Engine power (hp)85
Engine capacity (cm3)2287
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
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)9.8
Fuel tank capacity (l)61
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