Produced 1956-1970. Its more known by its famous name Volga and its one of the most famous Soviet cars.
There are many modifications of this car (some with more powerful engines). These will be added here later. Some Volgas had automatic gearbox.
There was also KGB version GAZ-M-23 and estate version GAZ-M-22.
Formula 4 cylinder gasoline
Displacement 2,445 liters
Perfomance 75 @4000 rpm
Compression ratio 6.6:1
Gearbox 3+1 speeds (gearshift on steering column)
Fuel tank 60 liters
Fuel type A-72
Fuel consumption 9 liters/100 km @ 40-50 km/h
Top speed 130 km/h
Lenght 4770 mm
Width 1800 mm
Height 1620 mm
Wheel base 2700 mm
Track width 1410/1420 mm (front/rear)
Ground clearance 200/190 mm (front/rear)
Turning radius 6300/6800 mm (wheel/cerb)
Tyre size 6,7-15
Curb weight 1460 kg
Payload 5 persons + 50 kg (80 kg for station wagon)