Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS, 2000 MY US

The Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted engine which transmits the power through the front wheels. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 3.4 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, 6 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 180 bhp (183 PS/134 kW) of power at 5200 rpm, and maximum torque of 278 N·m (205 lb·ft/28.3 kgm) at 4000 rpm. The engine powers the wheels via a 4 speed automatic transmission. It weighs a quoted 1515 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS, 2000 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 4/5 seats
How long?
5026 mm
How heavy?
1515 kg
What size engine?
3.4 litre, 3354 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
183 PS / 180 bhp / 134 kW @ 5200 rpm
How much torque?
278 Nm / 205 ft.lb / 28.3 kgm @ 4000 rpm

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2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2807 mm 110.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1576 mm 62 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1554 mm 61.2 inches
Length 5026 mm 197.9 inches
Width 1836 mm 72.3 inches
Height 1403 mm 55.2 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.79
Kerb weight 1515 kg 3340 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 64.4 litres 14.2 UK Gal 17 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code LA1
Cylinders V 6
Capacity 3.4 litre
3354 cc
(204.674 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 92 × 84.1 mm
3.62 × 3.31 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.09
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
12 valves in total
maximum power output
(SAE net)
183 PS (180 bhp) (134 kW)
at 5200 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
53.7 bhp/litre
0.88 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
278 Nm (205 ft·lb) (28.3 kgm)
at 4000 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
82.89 Nm/litre
1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block; cast aluminum head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 9.5:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1041.6 kPa (151.1 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 559 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 120.46 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
88.6 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
118.81 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.05 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 11.29 kg/kW
18.85 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 transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock 2.260
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P225/60 R 16
Tyres rear P225/60 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 303 mm
Rear brake diameter 278 mm
Braked area 1781 cm2
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.71
Final drive ratio 2.86
general
Carfolio.com ID80333
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 31.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LS added 2001-06-28.
Last modified 2013-02-28.