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1SA Special Value Pkg 4dr Sedan 1SA Special Value Pkg

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2
Brake Type Power
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 x 1
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4 Wheel

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.4

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 15.1
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525

Engine

Engine Order Code L99
Engine Order Code LT1
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.7L/350
Displacement 4.3L/265
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 5000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 330 @ 3200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 240 @ 2400

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 30.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.5
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.3
Length, Overall (in) 214.1
Wheelbase (in) 115.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 23.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.2
Second Hip Room (in) 56.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 63.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 63.4
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 114.2
Second Leg Room (in) 39.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.9
Front Hip Room (in) 57.0

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.07
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.17
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.75
Steering Type Integral Power
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 42.4

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Caprice Classic
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 1SA Special Value Pkg

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.18
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.02
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.02
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.94
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link Solid Axle
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long-Arm

Tires

Front Tire Size P235/70R15
Front Tire Size P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size P215/75R15
Front Tire Order Code QMU
Front Tire Order Code QMV
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code QMU
Rear Tire Order Code QMV
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P235/70R15
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15
Spare Tire Size P235/70R15

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.93
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.23
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4061

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 7
Rear Wheel Material Steel