Chevrolet Cavalier Automatic, 2003 MY US

The Cavalier is a front wheel drive saloon (sedan) passenger car with a front mounted engine, produced by Chevrolet. Power is supplied by a double overhead camshaft, 2.2 litre naturally aspirated 4 cylinder engine, with 4 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 140 bhp (142 PS/104 kW) at 5600 rpm and 203 N·m (150 lb·ft/20.7 kgm) at 4000 rpm respectively. Power is supplied to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission.

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Chevrolet Cavalier Automatic, 2003 MY US information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
4641 mm
What size engine?
2.2 litre, 2198 cm3
How many cylinders?
4, Straight
How much power?
142 PS / 140 bhp / 104 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
203 Nm / 150 ft.lb / 20.7 kgm @ 4000 rpm
How economical?
24/32/28 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined

Chevrolet Cavalier models

Chevrolet Cavalier -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2198 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1214 kg
Chevrolet Cavalier Coupé -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2198 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1187 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2198 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1188 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1188 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1193 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW 1172 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 2190 cm3 117 PS 115 bhp 86 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
Chevrolet Cavalier Z24 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1247 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 5M 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1287 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 4A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2392 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1265 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2189 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1187 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FF 4A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1187 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 3A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 5M 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW 1214 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 3A 2190 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FF 5M 2261 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW

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2003 Chevrolet Cavalier Automatic data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2644 mm 104.1 inches
Track/tread (front) 1463 mm 57.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1433 mm 56.4 inches
Length 4641 mm 182.7 inches
Width 1725 mm 67.9 inches
Height 1389 mm 54.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 53.4 litres 11.7 UK Gal 14.1 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code L61
Cylinders Straight 4
Capacity 2.2 litre
2198 cc
(134.13 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 86 × 94.6 mm
3.39 × 3.72 in
Bore/stroke ratio 0.91
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 142 PS (140 bhp) (104 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output 63.7 bhp/litre
1.04 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 203 Nm (150 ft·lb) (20.7 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque 92.36 Nm/litre
1.12 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system SFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1160.6 kPa (168.3 psi)
Maximum RPM 6500 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 549.5 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
Weight-to-power ratio
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 24/32/28 US MPG EPA city/highway/combined
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km9.8/7.4/8.4 l/100km city/highway/combined
km/litre10.2/13.6/11.9 km/l city/highway/combined
UK MPG28.8/38.4/33.6 UK MPG city/highway/combined
US MPG24.0/32.0/28.0 US MPG city/highway/combined
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.600
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension TBAx.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front P195/70 R 14
Tyres rear P195/70 R 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 260 mm
Rear brake diameter 230 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.68
Final drive ratio 3.63
general
Carfolio.com ID225973
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 18.3
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Chevrolet Cavalier Automatic added 2010-12-18.
Last modified 2013-02-28.