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Chevrolet Corvette 5.7

(1992 model)

Brief specs of 1992 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7

2-door 2-seater coupé, 8-cylinder 16-valve V engine, OHV (overhead valve, I-head), 5733 cm3 / 349.8 cu in / 349.8 cu in, 224.0 kW / 300.4 hp / 300.4 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 447.0 N·m / 329.7 lb·ft / 329.7 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, rear wheel drive, 262 km/h / 163 mph / 163 mph top speed

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ChevroletIssued from1992
ModelCorvette 5.7Issued until
SerieCorvetteNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerGeneral Motor CompanyCountryUS

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors2
Bodywork typecoupéNumber of seats2
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4950 l / 174.81 cu ft / 174.81 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4540 mm / 178.7 in / 178.7 inTotal (curb) weight1462 kg / 3223 lb / 3223 lb
Width1810 mm / 71.3 in / 71.3 inDry weight
Height1190 mm / 46.9 in / 46.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2450 mm / 96.5 in / 96.5 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.85  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)1.83 m2 / 19.7 sq ft / 19.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders8
Engine TypeV engine (V8)Total number of valves16
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder2
Engine constructionBore101.6 mm / 4.00 in / 4.00 in
FuelStroke88.4 mm / 3.48 in / 3.48 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.15
Fuel supplyEngine displacement5733 cm3 / 349.8 cu in / 349.8 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity716.69 cm3/cylinder / 43.735 cu in/cylinder / 43.735 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignOHV (overhead valve, I-head)Compression ratio10.2 : 1
SumpMax. output power224.0 kW / 300.4 hp / 300.4 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque447.0 N·m / 329.7 lb·ft / 329.7 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)93.5 kW / 125.3 hp / 125.3 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output39.1 kW/l / 0.859 bhp/cu in / 0.859 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque78.0 N·m/l / 0.68 lb·ft/cu in / 0.68 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driverear wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed262 km/h / 163 mph / 163 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)5.70 s / 5.70 s / 5.70 sPower-to-weight ratio208.1 kW/ton / 157.7 bhp/ton / 157.7 bhp/ton
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
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontP195/50-R14Tyres rear6.70x15
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Chevrolet Corvette 5.7

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