Chevrolet Chevelle Sport Coupé, 1970 MY 13437

The Chevelle Sport Coupé is a rear wheel drive coupé road car with a front mounted engine, from Chevrolet. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 5 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that provides power and torque figures of 200 bhp (203 PS/149 kW) at 4600 rpm and 407 N·m (300 lb·ft/41.5 kgm) at 2400 rpm respectively. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 3 speed manual 'box. Its quoted weight at the kerb is 1528 kg.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Chevelle Sport Coupé, 1970 MY 13437 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5009 mm
How heavy?
1528 kg
What size engine?
5 litre, 5025 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
203 PS / 200 bhp / 149 kW @ 4600 rpm
How much torque?
407 Nm / 300 ft.lb / 41.5 kgm @ 2400 rpm

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1678 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1668 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW 1611 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1611 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1678 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5013 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW 1668 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4085 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4085 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7439 cm3 218 PS 215 bhp 160 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6573 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4093 cm3 101 PS 100 bhp 75 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4097 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1483 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5012 cm3 132 PS 130 bhp 97 kW 1577 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1582 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1595 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 2A 5025 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1586 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1595 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1603 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1602 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW 1607 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW 1606 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1688 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3M 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1697 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 6590 cm3 264 PS 260 bhp 194 kW 1706 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7446 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1692 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7446 cm3 289 PS 285 bhp 213 kW 1715 kg

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1761 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1497 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW 1508 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1525 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4728 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4729 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4729 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4942 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Sport Coupé data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2845 mm 112 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1521 mm 59.9 inches
Length 5009 mm 197.2 inches
Width 1915 mm 75.4 inches
Height 1336 mm 52.6 inches
Ground clearance 117 mm 4.6 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1528 kg 3369 lb
Weight distribution 54.6 % front
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 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 litre
5025 cc
(306.644 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.43 × 82.55 mm
3.88 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.19
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
203 PS (200 bhp) (149 kW)
at 4600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
39.8 bhp/litre
0.65 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
407 Nm (300 ft·lb) (41.5 kgm)
at 2400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
81 Nm/litre
0.98 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7040101 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1017.8 kPa (147.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 628.13 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 132.71 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
97.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
130.89 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.25 kg/kW
17.11 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
Turning circle
Front suspension I.CS.
Rear suspension LA.LS.
Wheel size front 6JJ x 14
Wheel size rear 6JJ x 14
Tyres front F78 x 14
Tyres rear F78 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 241 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID317779
Production total
Model code 13437
Model family
RAC rating 48.1
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Sport Coupé added 2013-02-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.