Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1960

Chevrolet Elcamino specs: 1960

The Chevrolet Elcamino received an update for its second year, just like the big Chevys it was based on. The batman look was mostly gone, and lines more rounded and smooth.
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Platform: B-body

Trim Levels:

  • base
  • Deluxe- added right & left arm rests, right side sun visor, fender ornamentation, cigarette lighter
  • Body Styles: sedan style pickup

    Wheelbase: 119.0″

    F/R Track Width: 60.3″/59.3″

    Overall Length: 210.8″

    Overall Width: 80.8″

    Overall Height: 58.4″

    Turning Circle: 45.0′ (est.)

    Drag Coefficient: 0.47 (est.)

    Curb Weight: 3684-3795 lbs.

    Gross Vehicle Weight: 4400-4900 lbs.

    Cargo Bed Inside Length: 76.2″

    Cargo Bed Inside Width: 64.25″

    Payload: 650-1150 lbs.

    Available Engines:

  • 235 CID 1bbl Economy I6- 110 hp
  • 235 CID 1bbl I6- 135 hp
  • 283 CID 2bbl V8- 170 hp
  • 283 CID 4bbl V8- 230 hp
  • 348 CID 4bbl V8- 250 hp
  • 348 CID 3x2bbl V8- 280 hp
  • 348 CID 4bbl High-Lift Cam V8- 305 hp
  • 348 CID 4bbl High-Lift/High Output V8- 320 hp
  • 348 CID 3x2bbl High-Lift Cam V8- 355 hp
  • Available Transmissions:

  • 3-SPEED MANUAL
  • 3-SPEED OVERDRIVE MANUAL
  • 4-SPEED MANUAL
  • 2-SPEED POWERGLIDE AUTOMATIC
  • 3-SPEED TURBOGLIDE AUTOMATIC
  • Axle Ratio:

  • 3.36
  • 3.55
  • 3.70
  • 4.11
  • Fuel Capacity: 17.0 gallons

    Fuel Economy: 9-14 mpg

    Head Room: 36.2″

    Leg Room: 45.6″

    Shoulder Room 60.5″

    Hip Room: 66.5″

    Tires:

  • 8.00X14
  • 8.50×14
  • Wheels: 14.0″ X 6.0″

    Production Total: 14163 units

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