1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad 400 V8 Automatic, 1971 MY 13236

Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad 400 V8 is an automobile that has a 5 door estate/station wagon body style with a front positioned engine powering the rear wheels. Power is produced by an overhead valve, 6.6 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 260 bhp (264 PS/194 kW) at 4400 rpm and 529 N·m (390 lb·ft/53.9 kgm) at 3200 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels through a 3 speed automatic 'box. Quoted weight at the kerb is 1847 kg.

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Key facts

1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad 400 V8 Automatic, 1971 MY 13236 information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5253 mm
How heavy?
1847 kg
What size engine?
6.6 litre, 6590 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
264 PS / 260 bhp / 194 kW @ 4400 rpm
How much torque?
529 Nm / 390 ft.lb / 53.9 kgm @ 3200 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1920 kg
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5 door estate/​station wagon FR 3A 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1877 kg
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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 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

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1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad 400 V8 Automatic data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1506 mm 59.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1504 mm 59.2 inches
Length 5253 mm 206.8 inches
Width 1915 mm 75.4 inches
Height 1382 mm 54.4 inches
Ground clearance 157 mm 6.2 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1847 kg 4072 lb
Weight distribution 49.2 % front
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LS3
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.6 litre
6590 cc
(402.146 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 104.8 × 95.5 mm
4.13 × 3.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(Net)
264 PS (260 bhp) (194 kW)
at 4400 rpm
Specific output
(Net)
39.5 bhp/litre
0.65 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(Net)
529 Nm (390 ft·lb) (53.9 kgm)
at 3200 rpm
Specific torque
(Net)
80.27 Nm/litre
0.97 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7041200 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1008.7 kPa (146.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 823.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter
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 142.73 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
104.97 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
140.77 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 9.53 kg/kW
15.91 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 6.000
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front G78 x 14B
Tyres rear G78 x 14B
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 241 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.31
general
Carfolio.com ID237556
Production total
Model code 13236
Model family
RAC rating 54.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Nomad 400 V8 Automatic added 2011-03-28.
Last modified 2013-02-28.