Chevrolet El Camino, 1987 MY 1GW80

Chevrolet El Camino is a car that has a 2 door light delivery vehicle/ute/bakkie type body with a front mounted engine driving through the rear wheels. The El Camino is part of Chevrolet's 1GW80 series of cars. The Chevrolet El Camino's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 5 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. In this application it has an output of 150 bhp (152 PS/112 kW) of power at 4000 rpm, and maximum torque of 325 N·m (240 lb·ft/33.1 kgm) at 2000 rpm. The engine transmits power to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. Its quoted kerb weight is 1515 kg.

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Chevrolet El Camino, 1987 MY 1GW80 information summary

What body style?
2 door light delivery vehicle/ute/bakkie with 2/3 seats
How long?
5121 mm
How heavy?
1515 kg
What size engine?
5 litre, 5001 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
152 PS / 150 bhp / 112 kW @ 4000 rpm
How much torque?
325 Nm / 240 ft.lb / 33.1 kgm @ 2000 rpm

Chevrolet 1GW80 models

2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3A 5001 cm3 152 PS 150 bhp 112 kW 1515 kg
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 4A 4300 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1469 kg
2 door light delivery vehicle/​ute/bakkie FR 3A 4300 cm3 142 PS 140 bhp 104 kW 1469 kg
1987 Chevrolet El Camino data
bodywork
Body type2/3 seater light delivery vehicle/ute/bakkie
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2743 mm 108 inches
Track/tread (front) 1486 mm 58.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1468 mm 57.8 inches
Length 5121 mm 201.6 inches
Width 1775 mm 69.9 inches
Height 1407 mm 55.4 inches
Ground clearance 137 mm 5.4 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.87
Kerb weight 1515 kg 3340 lb
Weight distribution 58 % front
fuel tank capacity
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LG4
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 5 litre
5001 cc
(305.18 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 94.89 × 88.4 mm
3.74 × 3.48 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.07
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
152 PS (150 bhp) (112 kW)
at 4000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
30 bhp/litre
0.49 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
325 Nm (240 ft·lb) (33.1 kgm)
at 2000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
64.99 Nm/litre
0.79 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.3:1
Fuel system 1 carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 816.7 kPa (118.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 625.13 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
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 100.39 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
73.83 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
99.01 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.04 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 13.54 kg/kW
22.62 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 3.300
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6 x 14
Wheel size rear 6 x 14
Tyres front P205/75 R 14
Tyres rear P205/75 R 14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter
Rear brake diameter
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.67
Final drive ratio 2.56
general
Carfolio.com ID412324
Production total
Model code
Model family 1GW80
RAC rating 44.7
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1987 Chevrolet El Camino added 2015-04-03.
Last modified 2015-04-03.