Chevrolet Chevelle Powerglide, 1970 MY 13369

The Chevelle Powerglide is a rear wheel drive saloon (sedan) car with a front mounted engine, from Chevrolet. The 6 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a capacity of 4.1 litres. For this model it provides power and torque figures of 155 bhp (157 PS/116 kW) at 4200 rpm and 319 Nm (235 lbft/32.5 kgm) at 1600 rpm respectively. This power is transferred to the wheels by means of a 2 speed automatic gearbox. Claimed kerb weight is 1490 kg.

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Chevrolet Chevelle Powerglide, 1970 MY 13369 information summary

What body style?
4 door sedan/saloon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5110 mm
How heavy?
1490 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4093 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
157 PS / 155 bhp / 116 kW @ 4200 rpm
How much torque?
319 Nm / 235 ft.lb / 32.5 kgm @ 1600 rpm

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4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW 1713 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3A 5013 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 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 5013 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 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 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 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 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
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 5025 cm3 203 PS 200 bhp 149 kW 1549 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 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 Powerglide data
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater sedan/saloon
Number of doors4
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2946 mm 116 inches
Track/tread (front) 1524 mm 60 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1521 mm 59.9 inches
Length 5110 mm 201.2 inches
Width 1915 mm 75.4 inches
Height 1351 mm 53.2 inches
Ground clearance 119 mm 4.7 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.73
Kerb weight 1490 kg 3285 lb
Weight distribution
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 Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 4.1 litre
4093 cc
(249.77 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.42 × 89.66 mm
3.87 × 3.53 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
157 PS (155 bhp) (116 kW)
at 4200 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
37.9 bhp/litre
0.62 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
319 Nm (235 ft·lb) (32.5 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
77.94 Nm/litre
0.94 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester 7040014 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 979.4 kPa (142 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 682.17 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 105.47 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
77.57 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
104.03 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 12.89 kg/kW
21.53 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 E78 x 14
Tyres rear E78 x 14
Brakes F/R Dr/Dr
Front brake diameter 241 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 2 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID318087
Production total
Model code 13369
Model family
RAC rating 36.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle Powerglide added 2013-02-25.
Last modified 2013-02-28.