1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

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Wendy's Review Of Her Monte Carlo by WENDY
 — i drove my 1977 chev monte carlo in the 80's and found that when there was black rain on the highways it slid all over the pavement and the car went out of control.it didn't need much repairs at the t... Read More
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 — 5k motor performance not an issue. only getting better suspention next cam wild enough to shake whole car all new engine custom drive shaft holley carb edelbrock intake ported and polished heads high ... Read More
Nice Ride Reliabel by Justin
 — bought car from origonal owner didint run so good when i bought it but after putting a 350 in the car it runs like a dream rides smooth on hight way proubay best spot to save gas it on high way Read More

1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Overview

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1977 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

The year 1977 may forever be remembered as the one in which the Chevrolet Monte Carlo was most like a deluded larger person. Okay, probably not, but there was one similarity: You know those people who tell everybody they are a size "medium," but still look bigger standing next to someone who is a "large"? Well, in 1977 the midsize Monte Carlo was bigger in every dimension than the full-size Caprice and Impala, as these cars had already become victims of the oil-embargo-induced diet that the Monte Carlo would endure the following year. For now, the Monte Carlo calling itself medium was a bit of an understatement.

The one thing already on a diet was the line of available engines. Down from four engine options in 1976 to three, selection was limited for the S coupe and Landau. The base engine was a 305-ci V8 rated at 140 horsepower, and an optional 2-barrel 350-ci V8 rated at 150 horsepower was also available (a 4-barrel 350-ci V8 rated at 160 hp was standard for California cars). Those thirsting for more power could upgrade to a 4-barrel 400-ci V8 rated at 180 horsepower. These powerplants were anemic compared to former years, but still a lot of power for 1977.

The Monte Carlo emblem became a hood ornament set atop a revised grille with dual stacked headlights.


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