1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Hardtop, 1968 MY

The Chevelle Hardtop is a passenger car from Chevrolet, with rear wheel drive, a front located engine and a 2 door coupé body style. Power is supplied by an overhead valve, 6.5 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder motor, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 375 bhp (380 PS/280 kW) at 5600 rpm and 563 N·m (415 lb·ft/57.4 kgm) at 3600 rpm respectively. The engine supplies its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed manual gearbox. With a stated weight at the kerb of 1600 kg, the Chevrolet Chevelle Hardtop can dispense with the 0-60 mph yardstick in 6.6 seconds and the quarter mile from rest in 14.8 seconds. Top quoted speed is 193 km/h (120 mph).

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Key facts

1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Hardtop, 1968 MY information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2+2 seats
How long?
5006 mm
How heavy?
1600 kg
What size engine?
6.5 litre, 6478 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
380 PS / 375 bhp / 280 kW @ 5600 rpm
How much torque?
563 Nm / 415 ft.lb / 57.4 kgm @ 3600 rpm
How quick?
0-60 mph: 6.6 s
How fast?
193 km/h, 120 mph

Chevrolet Chevelle models

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 4M 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 2A 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 6551 cm3 355 PS 350 bhp 261 kW
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3M 6991 cm3 395 PS 390 bhp 291 kW
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1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Hardtop data
bodywork
Body type2+2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2845 mm 112 inches
Track/tread (front) 1499 mm 59 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1499 mm 59 inches
Length 5006 mm 197.1 inches
Width 1923 mm 75.7 inches
Height 1339 mm 52.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.76
Kerb weight 1600 kg 3527 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 GM
Engine code
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.5 litre
6478 cc
(395.312 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103.9 × 95.5 mm
4.09 × 3.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
380 PS (375 bhp) (280 kW)
at 5600 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
57.9 bhp/litre
0.95 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
563 Nm (415 ft·lb) (57.4 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
86.91 Nm/litre
1.05 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system 1 Holley carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1092.1 kPa (158.4 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 809.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph) 5.1 s
Acceleration 0-60mph 6.6 s
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph) 15.20 s
Standing quarter-mile 14.8 s
@ 98.8 mph
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed 193 km/h (120 mph)
Power-to-weight ratio 237.63 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
174.77 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
234.38 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.1 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.72 kg/kW
9.56 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 4.000
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 6JK x 14
Wheel size rear 6JK x 14
Tyres front F70-14
Tyres rear F70-14
Brakes F/R VeDi/Dr-S
Front brake diameter 269 mm
Rear brake diameter 241 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.55
general
Carfolio.com ID44231
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 53.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 Chevrolet Chevelle Hardtop added before December 1995.
Last modified 2013-02-28.