1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe


1997 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

In Detail

typeSeries Production Car
built atBowling Green, Kentucky, USA
price $$ 39,995
engineV8
valvetrainOHV 2 Valves / Cyl
displacement5666 cc / 345.8 in³
bore99.0 mm / 3.89 in
stroke92.0 mm / 3.62 in
compression10.1:1
power257.3 kw / 345.0 bhp @ 5600 rpm
specific output60.89 bhp per litre
bhp/weight235.49 bhp per tonne
torque474.5 nm / 350.0 ft lbs @ 4400 rpm
redline6000
body / frameFibreglass / Unit Steel frame
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tiresF 245/45ZR-17
rear tiresR 275/40ZR-18
front brakesVented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist & ABS
rear brakesVented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist & ABS
front wheelsF 43.2 x 21.6 cm / 17.0 x 8.5 in
rear wheelsR 45.7 x 24.1 cm / 18.0 x 9.5 in
steeringRack & Pinion w/ Variable Power Assist
curb weight1465 kg / 3230 lbs
wheelbase2654 mm / 104.5 in
front track1575 mm / 62.0 in
rear track1575 mm / 62.0 in
length4564 mm / 179.7 in
width1869 mm / 73.6 in
height1212 mm / 47.7 in
transmission6-Speed Manual
gear ratios2.66:1, 1.78:1, 1.30:1, 1.00:1, 0.74:1, 0.50:1
final drive3.42:1
top speed~276.8 kph / 171.9 mph
0 – 60 mph~4.8 seconds
0 – 100 mph~11.5 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile~13.3 seconds