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Vehicle Specifications

1976 Corvette Specifications

Vehicle Specifications
Coupe
Wheelbase, inches
98.0
Length, inches
185.2
Width, inches
69.0
Track, inches
front: 58.7 rear: 59.4
Height, inches
47.9
Curb weight, pounds
3,608


 
Mechanical Specifications (2-door coupe)

Suspension
front: Independent; upper and lower A-arms, coil springs, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers, antiroll bar
rear: Independent, lateral leaf springs, struts, U-joint halfshafts, trailing arms, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers

Wheels/Tires
8 X 15

Brakes
front: 11.75-inch disc
rear: 11.75-inch disc

Transmission
3-speed Hydra-Matic
4-speed manual

Standard axle ratio
3.08:1 (auto) 3.36:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type ohv V-8
ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cubic inch
5.7/350 5.7/350
Bore X stroke, inches 4.00 X 3.48 4.00 X 3.48
Fuel management
1 X 4-bbl. 1 X 4-bbl.
Horsepower @ rpm
180 @ 4,000
210 @ 5,200
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot
270 @ 2,400
255 @ 3,600


 
Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration 180 hp, 4-speed manual
210 hp, 4-speed manual
0-60 mph, second
6.8
6.8
0-100 mph, second
20.2
19.5
1/4-mile, second
15.4 @ 91.5
15.3 @ 92.1


 
Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
46,558 $7604.85


 
Options and Production

Option Production Price
Custom Interior Trim
36,762
$164.00
Power Windows
38,700
$107.00
Rear Window Defogger
24,960
$78.00
Air Conditioning
40,787
$523.00
Optional Rear Axle Ratio
1,371
$12.00
Gymkhana Suspension
5,368
$35.00
Power Brakes
46,558
$59.00
210 hp Engine
5,720
$481.00
4-Speed Manual Transmission, close ratio
2,088
$0.00
Turbo Hydra-Matic Automatic Transmission
36,625
$0.00
Tilt-Telescopic Steering Column
41,797
$95.00
Power Steering
46,385
$151.00
White Stripe Steel Belted Tires, GR70 X 15
3,992 $37.00
White Letter Steel Belted Tires, GR70 X 15
39,923 $51.00
AM/FM Radio, stereo
34,272
$281.00
AM/FM Radio
11,083 $187.00
Heavy Duty Battery
25,909
$16.00
Map Light (on rearview mirror)
35,361
$10.00
California Emission Test
3,527
$50.00
Aluminum Wheels
6,253
$299.00


 
Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production
Classic White
10,674
Bright Blue
3,268
Mahogany
4,182
Buckskin
2,954
Orange Flame
4,073
Silver
6,934
Dark Green
2,038
Bright Yellow
3,389
Dark Brown
4,447
Red
4,590


 
Interior Color Choices

Color Choice Production
Black Vinyl 3258
White Vinyl NA
Firethorn Vinyl 3281
Buckskin Vinyl 3256
Black Leather 7826
White Leather NA
Firethorn Leather 8259
Buckskin Leather 8946
Silver Gray Leather NA
Blue Green Leather NA
Dark Blue Leather 6184