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Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Automatic

(2007 model)

Brief specs of 2007 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Automatic

2-door 2-seater drophead coupé (convertible coupé), petrol (gasoline) 8-cylinder 16-valve V engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 6162 cm3 / 376.0 cu in / 376.0 cu in, 320.7 kW / 430.1 hp / 430.1 hp @ 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm, 575.0 N·m / 424.1 lb·ft / 424.1 lb·ft @ 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm, automatic 6-speed transmission, rear wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ChevroletIssued from2007
ModelCorvette Convertible AutomaticIssued until
SerieCorvetteNumber made
Model familyC6Body construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerGeneral Motor CompanyCountryUS,BR,KR,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typedrophead coupé (convertible coupé)Number of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4435 mm / 174.6 in / 174.6 inTotal (curb) weight
Width1844 mm / 72.6 in / 72.6 inDry weight
Height1244 mm / 49.0 in / 49.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2685 mm / 105.7 in / 105.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity68 l / 15.0 UK gal / 18.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.65  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.95 m2 / 21.0 sq ft / 21.0 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeLS3Total number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerChevroletValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast aluminium block & headBore103.2 mm / 4.06 in / 4.06 in
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke92.0 mm / 3.62 in / 3.62 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.12
Fuel supplySFiEngine displacement6162 cm3 / 376.0 cu in / 376.0 cu in
Engine Main bearings5Unitary capacity770.25 cm3/cylinder / 47.004 cu in/cylinder / 47.004 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio10.7 : 1
SumpMax. output power320.7 kW / 430.1 hp / 430.1 hp at 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm / 5900 rpm
AspirationnaturalMax. torque575.0 N·m / 424.1 lb·ft / 424.1 lb·ft at 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm / 4600 rpm
Compressor typeN/AMaximum rpm
IntercoolernoMax. net output (power at the wheels)128.3 kW / 172.0 hp / 172.0 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output52.0 kW/l / 1.144 bhp/cu in / 1.144 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque93.3 N·m/l / 0.82 lb·ft/cu in / 0.82 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears6
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.67
  Final gear (drive) ratio2.56

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion VPASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels front8.5 x 18Wheels rear10.0 x 19
Tyres frontGoodyear Eagle F1 SC P245/40 ZR 18Tyres rearGoodyear Eagle F1 SC P285/35 ZR 19
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes rearventilated disc
Brake diameter front325 mm / 12.8 in / 12.8 inBrake diameter rear305 mm / 12.0 in / 12.0 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Automatic

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