1954 Corvette Specifications


Vehicle Specifications
Convertible
Wheelbase, inches 102.0
Length, inches
167.0
Width, inches
72.2
Track, inches
front: 57.0 rear: 59.0
Height, inches
51.3
Curb Weight, pounds
2,890

 

Mechanical Specifications (2-door convertible)

Suspension
front: Independent; upper and lower A-arms, coil springs, antiroll bar, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers
rear: Live axle on semi-elliptic leaf springs, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers

Wheels/Tires
6.70x15

Brakes
front: 11-inch drum
rear: 11-inch drum

Transmission
2-speed Powerglide

Standard axle ratio
3.55:1

Engine Specifications

Type ohv I-6
Displacement, liters/cu inch 3.85/235.5
Bore x stroke, inches 3.56 x 3.95
Fuel Management 3 Carter sidedraft
Horsepower @ rpm 150 @ 4200
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot 223 @ 2400


 
Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production
Price
2-door convertible
3,640
$2,774.00


 
Options and Production

Option
Production
Price
Directional Signal
3,640
$16.75
Heater
3,640 91.40
AM Radio, signal seeking 3,640
145.15
Whitewall Tires, 6.70 x 15 3,640

26.90

Powerglide Automatic Transmission 3,640 178.35
Parking Brake Alarm
3,640 5.65
Courtesy Lights 3,640 4.50
Windshield Washer
3,640 11.85

 

Color Choices and Production

Color Choice Production Color Choice Production
Polo White 3,230 Pennant Blue 300
Sportsman Red 100 Black 4