What engines came in a 1969 El Camino?

1969 El Camino Information

  • 230 cubic inch 140 horsepower 6 cylinder (base)
  • 250 cubic inch 155 horsepower 6 cylinder (optional)
  • 307 cubic inch 200 horsepower V8 (base)
  • 350 cubic inch 250 horsepower V8 (optional)
  • 350 cubic inch 255 horsepower V8 (optional)
  • 350 cubic inch 300 horsepower V8 (optional)

How can you tell if a 1969 El Camino is a true SS?

Find the vehicle identification number by opening the driver-side door and looking along the door post where the door usually latches. Check to verify that no unusual welding marks appear around its plate. All genuine SS vehicles from 1966 through 1968 have an “8” as the third digit of the VIN.

How much horsepower does a 1969 El Camino have?

455s from Pontiac, Oldsmobile, and Buick, and of course, the ultimate muscle car engine, the 454 from Chevrolet. But, for the 1969 model year, we had to do with 402s disguised as 396s. Not that that’s all bad, the top-rated engine made 375 horsepower and produced 415 pound-feet of torque at just 3600 rpm.

What is a 1969 El Camino worth?

**Figure based on a stock 1969 Chevrolet El Camino valued at $21,000 with OH rates with $100/300K liability/UM/UIM limits. Actual costs vary depending on the coverage selected, vehicle condition, state and other factors.

How long is the El Camino Real?

965.6 km
El Camino Real/Length

How wide is a 1969 El Camino?

The 1969 Chevrolet El Camino measures 71.90 inches in width, The 1969 Chevrolet El Camino measures 201.60 inches in length, and has a wheelbase of 117.10 inches.

How long is a 1969 El Camino?

What kind of engine did El Camino have in 1969?

The SS396 was made back into an option instead of a separate model, and a new 396 big block engine with 375 horsepower was added to the lineup. The 1969 El Camino trim was available in three levels including the base model El Camino, the El Camino Custom and the El Camino SS396.

Is the El Camino SS396 a custom model?

With the elimination of the SS396 as its own model, the El Camino was back to having only one model available, though it came with a slew of options and upgrades that allowed buyers to customize their vehicles. In addition to the standard model, a Custom model was available that upgraded the interior trim of the car and made it more luxurious.

When did the El Camino muscle car come out?

Since the El Camino was reintroduced for its second-generation in 1964 (it had been on hiatus from 1961 to 1963), it had been slowly growing more and more powerful. By the end of the second-generation models, the car had a lineup of optional 396 engines that gave the car its muscle car label it retains today.

Is the Chevelle SS 396 still in production?

Technically, there was no SS396 Chevelle (or Chevelle SS, Malibu SS, or whatever name one wants to use) series in 1969. In 1969 the SS 396 as a series was dropped and the 396 engine was relegated to being part of the RPO Z25, SS 396 option.