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Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Specs

(1956 - ) Technical Specifications
With a maximum top speed of - mph ( km/h), a curb weight of - lbs ( kgs), the Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor.
This engine produces a maximum power of 228 PS (225 bhp - 168 kW) at 5200 rpm and a maximum torque of 366.0 Nm (269 lb.ft) at 5200 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 2 speed Automatic gearbox.
About chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Bel Air has Coil springs. front suspension and Semi-elliptic leaf springs. De Dion axle. rear suspension. For stopping power, the Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb braking system includes Drums at the front and Drums at the rear.
The Bel Air model is a Sedan car manufactured by Chevrolet, with 4 doors and - seats, sold new from year 1956.

Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Engine Technical Data Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : -
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : 2 Carter WGF8 carburettors
Lubrication : Wet sump
Coolant : Water
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 4344 cm3 or 265.1 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 95.25 x 76.20 mm
3.74 x 2.99 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 9.25
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 228 PS or 225 bhp or 168 kW @ 5200 rpm
Maximum torque : 366.0 Nm or 269 lb.ft @ 5200 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Tank Capacity : 60.6 L
13.2 UK gallons
15.9 US gallons
CO2 emissions :

Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Performance Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Performance

Top Speed : - km/h or - Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Sedan
Num. of Doors : 4
Wheelbase : 292.1 cm or 115 inches
Length : 501.7 cm or 197.52 inches
Width : 185.4 cm or 72.99 inches
Height : 149.9 cm or 59.02 inches
Front Axle : 147.3 cm or 57.99 inches
Rear Axle : 149.2 cm or 58.74 inches
Max. Towing Capacity Weight : 0 Kg or 0 lbs
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Drums (- mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : -/- R-
Front Wheels Width : 5K"
Rear Wheels Width : 5K"
Curb Weight : - kg OR - lbs
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating ball. -
Front Suspension : Coil springs.
Rear Suspension : Semi-elliptic leaf springs. De Dion axle.
What engine is in Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb?
The Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb has a V 8, Petrol engine with 4344 cm3 / 265.1 cu-in capacity.

How much horsepower (hp) does a 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb have?
The 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb has 228 PS / 225 bhp / 168 kW horsepower.

Is Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Chevrolet Bel Air 4.3 V8 PowerGlide Twin Carb is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).

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