Chevrolet Camaro, 1973 MY 1FQ87

The Chevrolet Camaro is a 2 door coupé style motor vehicle with a front located engine driving through the rear wheels. Power is produced by an overhead valve, 4.1 litre naturally aspirated 6 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 100 bhp (101 PS/75 kW) at 3600 rpm and 237 N·m (175 lb·ft/24.2 kgm) at 1600 rpm respectively. The engine powers the wheels via a 3 speed manual set of gears. The Chevrolet Camaro weighs a claimed 1454 kg at the kerb.

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Chevrolet Camaro, 1973 MY 1FQ87 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
4785 mm
How heavy?
1454 kg
What size engine?
4.1 litre, 4094 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, Straight
How much power?
101 PS / 100 bhp / 75 kW @ 3600 rpm
How much torque?
237 Nm / 175 ft.lb / 24.2 kgm @ 1600 rpm

Chevrolet Camaro models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1602 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 91 PS 90 bhp 67 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5001 cm3 137 PS 135 bhp 101 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1605 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1545 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 172 PS 170 bhp 127 kW 1615 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW 1555 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5001 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1612 kg
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 177 PS 175 bhp 130 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4094 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1602 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4094 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW 1612 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1690 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW 1701 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4329 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4329 cm3 112 PS 110 bhp 82 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 147 PS 145 bhp 108 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 162 PS 160 bhp 119 kW
Chevrolet Camaro -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW
Chevrolet Camaro Z28 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4095 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1645 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4097 cm3 100 PS 99 bhp 74 kW 1400 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1422 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1426 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1418 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1422 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1419 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 4091 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1423 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4097 cm3 96 PS 95 bhp 71 kW 1609 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 4095 cm3 99 PS 98 bhp 73 kW 1250 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3277 cm3 92 PS 91 bhp 68 kW 1209 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 3683 cm3 106 PS 105 bhp 78 kW
1973 Chevrolet Camaro data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1557 mm 61.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1524 mm 60 inches
Length 4785 mm 188.4 inches
Width 1890 mm 74.4 inches
Height 1247 mm 49.1 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.74
Kerb weight 1454 kg 3206 lb
Weight distribution 56.1 % 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 Chevrolet
Engine code
Cylinders Straight 6
Capacity 4.1 litre
4094 cc
(249.831 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 98.43 × 89.66 mm
3.88 × 3.53 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.1
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(net)
101 PS (100 bhp) (75 kW)
at 3600 rpm
Specific output
(net)
24.4 bhp/litre
0.4 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(net)
237 Nm (175 ft·lb) (24.2 kgm)
at 1600 rpm
Specific torque
(net)
57.89 Nm/litre
0.7 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 8.5:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester Monojet 7043017 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 727.5 kPa (105.5 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 7
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 682.33 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 69.73 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
51.29 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
68.78 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.03 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 19.5 kg/kW
32.57 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 6.270
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front E78 x 14B
Tyres rear E78 x 14B
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID327008
Production total
Model code 1FQ87
Model family
RAC rating 36.0
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1973 Chevrolet Camaro added 2013-04-02.
Last modified 2013-04-02.