GAZ-61-73

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Model GAZ-61-73 (GAZ-61-40*)
Seating 5
Curb weight, kg TOTAL 1,650
front axle -
rear axle -
Gross weight, kg TOTAL 2,000
front axle -
rear axle -
Payload [carrying capacity] weight, kg -
Permissible [semi-]trailer weight, kg -
Length, mm 4670
Width, mm 1750
Height, mm 1905
Wheelbase, mm 2845
Track width, mm front -
rear -
Minimal ground clearance, mm under front axle -
under rear axle 210
Minimal radius of turn, m b/n curbs (outer front wheel) -
b/n walls (extreme exterior dimension -
Maximum speed, km/h 100
Fuel consumption, liters/100km 17
Acceleration time from 0-100 km/h, seconds -
Transmission gearbox 3 speed
gearbox ratios -
main gear ratio singular, pair of bevel gears w/ spiral teeth
transfer case ratio -
clutch single-disk, dry, semi-centrifugal 
Wheels number 4
tire size 7.00-16
tire pressure, kg/cm2 -
Suspension front longitudinal semi-elliptic leaf springs
rear longitudinal semi-elliptic leaf springs
Steering gear cone worm and 2-ridge roller
gear ratio -
Brakes braking distance, m -
service (foot) drum brakes to all wheels w/ mechanical drive
parking (hand) drum brakes to all wheels w/ mechanical drive
Filling capacities, liters fuel tank -
engine cooling system -
engine lubrication system -
gearbox housing  -
axle housing -
steering system cylinder -
shock absorbers -
hydraulic brake drive -
air filter -
Carburetor -
Electric equipment -
Accumulator battery -
Generator [alternator] -
Relay-regulator -
Starter motor -
Timer-distributor -
Spark plugs -
Engine engine type carb., 4-tact, 6 cyl., sv
cylinder work order -
maximum horsepower, hp 85 @ 3400 rpm
maximum torque, Nm 21.5
displacement, liters 3.48
compression ratio 6.5:1
bore/stroke, mm 82 / 110
Years of production 1941-1948 (1939 experimental)
Total units made ?
Wheel arrangement 4 X 4
Pictures 27 KB (color, side view, drawing [106])

16 KB (b/w, side view [1])

30 KB (b/w, side view [7])

86 KB (b/w, side view [3])

12 KB (b/w, side view, drawing [103])

46 KB (b/w, front view [7])

15 KB (b/w, rear view [7])

21 KB (b/w, side view [28])

75 KB (b/w, side view, 1939 testing [4])

33 KB (b/w, front view [4])**

*technical parameters of GAZ-61-40 that were different from those of GAZ-61-73 are given in (parenthesis).

**GAZ-61-40 never got beyond the testing phase in 1939. In this photos, Grachev is behind the wheel and the main engineer of GAZ, A.A.Lipgart is next to the car. After the successful testing of open GAZ-61-40 in 1939, in 1941 production line of covered GAZ-61-73 was started. GAZ-61-73 served to many famous Soviet generals: G.K.Zhukov, I.S.Konev, K.K.Rokossovsky and S.K.Timoshenko [4].

If you were looking for GAZ-61-417, it is a different vehicle from GAZ-61-73.

 

Page created on Wednesday, September 23, 1998. Page last updated on Saturday, December 08, 2001 10:35:17 PM EST.