Chevrolet Corvette (1957) Specifications

From All Car Wiki - Car Specification Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search



Return to Main Page ==Specifications==

1976 Chevrolet Corvette
Max Power 182.5 PS (180 bhp) (134.2 kW) @ 4000 rpm
Specific Output 31.4 bhp/litre0.51 bhp/cu in
Brake mean effective pressure 802.2 kPa (116.4 psi)
Max Torque 366.0 Nm (270 ft·lb) (37.3 kg m) @ 2400 rpm
Specific Torque 63.84 Nm/litre
Power to weight 112.08 bhp/ton
Max Speed 212 km/h (132 mph)
0-50 mph (80 km/h)
0-60 mph 8.20 s
0-100 km/h
0-100 mph
80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in top gear
Standing km
Doors 2
Engine Location Front
Engine Alignment Longitudinal
Engine code L42
Aspiration Normal
Cylinders V8 in 90.0 degrees, vee
Engine Capacity 5.7 litre5733 cc (349.849 cu in) OHV 2 valves per cylinder 16 valves in total
Bore and stroke 101.60 mm x88.40 mm 4 in x3.48 in
Compression Ratio 8.50:1
Engine Construction Cast Iron Block and Head
Engine Lubrication Wet sump
Engine Manufacturer GM
Main crankshaft bearings 5
Compressor type N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Bore/stroke ratio 1.15
Unitary capacity 716.63 cc per cylinder
Fuel System 1 Rochester 17056220 carburettor
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Drive Type rear wheel drive
Transmission Ratios: Top 1.00
Final Gear Ratio 3.36
Steering Recirculating ball
Brakes Ventilated Disc /Ventilated Disc
Brake size 298 mm front and rear 298 mm
Braked area
Suspension Independent Coil Springs Wishbone rear Independent Wishbone TLeaf springs
Wheels 8.00 x 15rear 8.00 x 15
Tyres GR70-15rear GR70-15
Steering Wheel Turns (lock to lock) 3.400
Max Turning Circle
Drag Co-efficient
Frontal area Cx
Dimensions and Weight
Overall Length 4704 mm 185.2 in
Overall Width 1752 mm 69 in
Overall Height 1219 mm 48 in
Wheelbase 2489 mm 98 in
Weight distribution (front) 48.30 %
Track Front 1490 mm 58.7
Ground Clearance
Kerb Weight 1606 kg 3541 lb
Fluids and Capacities
Fuel Tank 68.2 litres15 UK Gal18 US Gal
Fuel Consumption Combined
C02 emissions
Coolant Water
Vehicle Identification Numbers

Paint colours and codes



External links

Return to list of manufacturers

Personal tools
Social Networking
Google ads help us out