Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sedan, 1977 MY

Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sedan is a car that has a 4 door saloon (sedan) type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. Its engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5.7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it produces 170 bhp (172 PS/127 kW) of power at 3800 rpm, and maximum torque of 366 N·m (270 lb·ft/37.3 kgm) at 2400 rpm. The power is supplied to the wheels via a 3 speed automatic gearbox. The stated weight at the kerb is 1713 kg.

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Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sedan, 1977 MY information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5352 mm
How heavy?
1713 kg
What size engine?
5.7 litre, 5733 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
172 PS / 170 bhp / 127 kW @ 3800 rpm
How much torque?
366 Nm / 270 ft.lb / 37.3 kgm @ 2400 rpm

Chevrolet Chevelle models

4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5013 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1703 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1646 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1703 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1646 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1713 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1920 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5013 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1877 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1877 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1920 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4093 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1483 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5012 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1555 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1558 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5733 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW 1566 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 6590 cm3 335 PS 330 bhp 246 kW 1652 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4093 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1493 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5733 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW 1566 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1549 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1541 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1815 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1795 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1799 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1828 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1808 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1819 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1817 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 4M 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1815 kg
5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1827 kg

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1977 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sedan data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1562 mm 61.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1542 mm 60.7 inches
Length 5352 mm 210.7 inches
Width 1953 mm 76.9 inches
Height 1374 mm 54.1 inches
Ground clearance 137 mm 5.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
Kerb weight 1713 kg 3777 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 83 litres 18.3 UK Gal 21.9 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.7 litre
5733 cc
(349.849 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 88.4 mm
4 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.15
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(DIN)
172 PS (170 bhp) (127 kW)
at 3800 rpm
Specific output
(DIN)
29.7 bhp/litre
0.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(DIN)
366 Nm (270 ft·lb) (37.3 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(DIN)
63.84 Nm/litre
0.77 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 17057502 carbuerttor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 802.2 kPa (116.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 716.63 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 100.62 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
74 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
99.24 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.51 kg/kW
22.57 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 3.300
Turning circle
Front suspension I.W.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension LA.LowerTrailRA.CS.
Wheel size front 6 x 15
Wheel size rear 6 x 15
Tyres front GR78 x 15
Tyres rear GR78 x 15
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 279 mm
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 2.56
general
Carfolio.com ID182182
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1977 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu Sedan added 2008-07-20.
Last modified 2013-02-28.