1917 Chevrolet 490 Touring

The Chevrolet 490 Touring is a tourer with 4 doors and a front mounted engine which supplies the power to the rear wheels. It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 2.8 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, 4 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. The engine transfers its power through to the wheels via a 3 speed manual gearbox.

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1917 Chevrolet 490 Touring information summary

What body style?
4 door tourer with 4/5 seats
What size engine?
2.8 litre, 2802 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
Unknown
How much torque?
Unknown
1917 Chevrolet 490 Touring data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater tourer
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2591 mm 102 inches
Track/tread (front) 1422 mm 56 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1422 mm 56 inches
Length
Width
Height
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.8 litre
2802 cc
(170.989 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 93.7 × 101.6 mm
3.69 × 4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.92
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
8 valves in total
maximum power output
Specific output
maximum torque
Specific torque
Engine construction
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system 1 Zenith carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 3
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 700.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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
Weight-to-power ratio
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
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension LA.3QE.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front 30 x 3.5
Tyres rear 30 x 3.5
Brakes F/R -/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.63
general
Carfolio.com ID120175
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 21.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1917 Chevrolet 490 Touring added 2004-05-30.
Last modified 2013-02-28.