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Vehicle Specifications

1980 Corvette Specifications

Vehicle Specifications
Coupe
Wheelbase, inches
98.0
Length, inches
185.3
Width, inches
69.0
Track, inches
front: 58.7 rear: 59.4
Height, inches
48.0
Curb weight, pounds
3,495


 
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
P225/70R-15

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

Transmission
3-speed Hydra-Matic
4-speed manual

Standard axle ratio
3.55:1 (auto) 3.07:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type ohv V-8
ohv V-8
ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cubic inch
5.0/350 5.7/350 5.7/350
Bore X stroke, inches 3.74 X 3.48 4.00 X 3.48 4.00 X 3.48
Fuel management
1 X 4-bbl. 1 X 4-bbl. 1 X 4-bbl.
Horsepower @ rpm
180 @ 4,200
185 @ 4,000
220 @ 5,200
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot
255 @ 2,000
270 @ 2,400
260 @ 3,600


 
Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
40,614 $13,140.24


 
Options and Production

Option Production Price
Power Door Locks
32,692
$140.00
Removable Glass Roof Panels
19,695
$391.00
Rear Window Defogger
36,589
$109.00
Gymkhana Suspension
9,907
$55.00
Heavy Duty Shock Absorbers 1,695
$35.00
Cruise Control 30,821
$123.00
180 hp Engine (required in California)
3,221
-$50.00
230 hp Engine 5,069
$595.00
4-Speed Manual Transmission 5,726
$0.00
Automatic Transmission 34,838
$0.00
Aluminum Wheels 34,128
$407.00
White Letter SBR Tires, P255/60R15
26,208 $62.00
White Letter SBR Tires, P255/70R15 13,140 $426.16
Heavy Duty Battery 1,337
$22.00
AM/FM Radio, stereo w/8-track tape
15,708
$155.00
AM/FM Radio, stereo w/CB
2,434 $391.00
AM/FM Radio, stereo w/cassette
15,148
$168.00
AM/FM Radio, stereo 6,138
$46.00
Power Antenna
32,863
$56.00
Radio Delete
201
-$126.00
Dual Rear Speakers
36,650
$52.00
Roof Panel Carrier
3,755
$125.00
California Emission Certification
3,221
$250.00
Trailer Package
796
$105.00


 
Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production
White
7,780
Black
7,250
Dark Brown 2,300
Dark Green 844
Dark Claret
3,451
Silver
4,341
Dark Blue 4,135
Yellow
2,077
Frost Beige
3.070
Red
5,714


 
Interior Color Choices

Color Choice Production
Oyster Cloth 1808
Dark Blue Cloth 1040
Doeskin Cloth 1616
Claret Cloth 1338
Oyster Leather 7104
Black Leather 6776
Dark Blue Leather 2752
Red Leather 7184
Doeskin Leather 7310
Claret Leather 3636