Chevrolet Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide, 1964 MY 55-5600 5637

The Chevrolet Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits its power to the rear wheels. The Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide forms part of Chevrolet's 55-5600 series. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 5.4 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It produces 300 bhp (304 PS/224 kW) of power at 5000 rpm, and maximum torque of 488 N·m (360 lb·ft/49.8 kgm) at 2800 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 2 speed automatic gearbox.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide, 1964 MY 55-5600 5637 information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 5/6 seats
How long?
4925 mm
What size engine?
5.4 litre, 5354 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
304 PS / 300 bhp / 224 kW @ 5000 rpm
How much torque?
488 Nm / 360 ft.lb / 49.8 kgm @ 2800 rpm

Chevrolet 55-5600 models

2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3OD 3767 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3M 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3M 3767 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3OD 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 4M 5354 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 3767 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 3186 cm3 122 PS 120 bhp 89 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 2A 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4636 cm3 223 PS 220 bhp 164 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 370 PS 365 bhp 272 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 304 PS 300 bhp 224 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 4M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 5354 cm3 253 PS 250 bhp 186 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3OD 3767 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW
4 door sedan/​saloon FR 3M 4636 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 6387 cm3 279 PS 275 bhp 205 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 294 PS 290 bhp 216 kW 1496 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 314 PS 310 bhp 231 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5404 cm3 324 PS 320 bhp 239 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 5928 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5928 cm3 309 PS 305 bhp 227 kW
1964 Chevrolet Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide data
bodywork
Body type5/6 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2921 mm 115 inches
Track/tread (front) 1473 mm 58 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1473 mm 58 inches
Length 4925 mm 193.9 inches
Width 1895 mm 74.6 inches
Height 1372 mm 54 inches
Ground clearance 152 mm 6 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.69
Kerb weight
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 Turbo-Fire 327
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5.4 litre
5354 cc
(326.721 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 101.6 × 82.55 mm
4 × 3.25 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.23
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
304 PS (300 bhp) (224 kW)
at 5000 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
56 bhp/litre
0.92 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
488 Nm (360 ft·lb) (49.8 kgm)
at 2800 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
91.15 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.5:1
Fuel system 1 Carter 3851762 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1145.4 kPa (166.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 669.25 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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 5.480
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 5.0J x 14
Wheel size rear 5.0J x 14
Tyres front 7.00 x 14
Tyres rear 7.00 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 ID407605
Production total
Model code 5637
Model family 55-5600
RAC rating 51.2
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1964 Chevrolet Malibu Sport Coupé Powerglide added 2015-03-13.
Last modified 2015-03-22.