Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS, 1985 MY

The Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS is a 2 door coupé-bodied car with a front located engine powering the rear wheels. Powering the Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS is an overhead valve, 5 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 150 bhp (152 PS/112 kW) at 4000 rpm and 324 N·m (239 lb·ft/33 kgm) at 2000 rpm respectively. The power is delivered to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. The stated weight at the kerb is 1344 kg.

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Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS, 1985 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5141 mm
How heavy?
1344 kg
What size engine?
5 litre, 5013 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
152 PS / 150 bhp / 112 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
324 Nm / 239 ft.lb / 33 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Chevrolet Monte models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4237 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1535 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5013 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 1355 kg

Similar models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5001 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1619 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 154 PS 152 bhp 113 kW 1664 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 1998 cm3 155 PS 153 bhp 114 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 5M 5013 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1458 kg
1985 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1468 mm 57.8 inches
Length 5141 mm 202.4 inches
Width 1824 mm 71.8 inches
Height 1394 mm 54.9 inches
Ground clearance 152 mm 6 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.87
Kerb weight 1344 kg 2963 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 67 litres 14.7 UK Gal 17.7 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5 litre
5013 cc
(305.912 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 95 × 88.4 mm
3.74 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAEnet)
152 PS (150 bhp) (112 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(SAEnet)
29.9 bhp/litre
0.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAEnet)
324 Nm (239 ft·lb) (33 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAEnet)
64.63 Nm/litre
0.78 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system 1 Ro carb
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 812.2 kPa (117.8 psi)
Maximum RPM 4500 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 626.63 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 113.16 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
83.23 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
111.61 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.02 kg/kW
20.07 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 3.200
Turning circle 12.20 m
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.LowTrailRA.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 7 x 15
Wheel size rear 7 x 15
Tyres front P215/65 R 15
Tyres rear P215/65 R 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 267 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area 1985 cm2
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.29
general
Carfolio.com ID102740
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 44.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1985 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS added 2002-11-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.