Specs

Research 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2dr Coupe

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 7.87 x 1.77
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.2 x 0.79

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 13.2

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 9.6
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 10.0

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 115 @ 5000
Engine Order Code LD9
Engine Order Code LN2
Engine Type Gas L4
Displacement 2.4L/146
Displacement 2.2L/134
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 150 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 155 @ 4400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 3600

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 180.9
Liftover Height (in) 26.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 56.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7
Wheelbase (in) 104.1
Track Width, Front (in) 57.6
Height, Overall (in) 53.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.1

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 50.0
Second Head Room (in) 36.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 37.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 87.1
Second Hip Room (in) 49.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9
Second Leg Room (in) 32.7

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 32
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 33

Steering

Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.6
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.6
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.7

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Cavalier
Body Style 2 Door Coupe

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.75
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Trailing Axle

Tires

Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Spare Tire Size T115/70D14
Rear Tire Size P195/70R14
Rear Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P195/65R15
Front Tire Size P195/70R14

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.35
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.02
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.58
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/4th & 5th OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code MM5
Trans Order Code MX0
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.94
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.63
Clutch Size (in) 8.46
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.31
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.14
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.98

Vehicle

EPA Classification Sub-Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2617

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 14 x 4
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 14 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6