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Moskvich-408

Moskvich-408

Moskvich-408

Moskvich-408

Moskvich-408

Moskvich-408 interior before facelift in 1969

Moskvich-408 interior before facelift in 1969

Produced 1964-1975. Design process of Moskvich 408 started already in 1958. New body was designed from ground up. Moskvich 408 has sedan type body. In 1969 Moskvich 408 received a face-lift which made the body longer to 4250 mm and it got rectangular headlights instead of round ones and also rorizontal rear lights. Also turn signal lights moved to tail fins. Gear lever moved to the floor from the steering wheel.

There are some modifications also:

Moskvich-426 — station wagon
Moskvich-433 — van
Moskvich-408 Turist — cabriolet (has removable hard top), only 2 prototypes were built.

Wheels 4×2

Engine (MZMA-408)
Formula 4 cylinder inline gasoline
Displacement 1,36  liters
Perfomance 50 hp @ 4750 rpm
Torque 60 lb/ft @ 2750 rpm
Compression ratio 7,0:1
Fuel tank capac ity 46 liters
Fuel type A-76
Gearbox 4+1speed
Top speed 125 km/h

Dimen sions

Lenght 4090 mm
Width 1550 mm
Height 1440 mm
Wheel base 2400 mm
Ground clearance 180 mm
Tyre size 6,00-13

Weights
Cerb weight 990 kg
Gross weight 1330 kg

 

 

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