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Vehicle Specifications

1985 Corvette Specifications

Vehicle Specifications
Hatchback
Wheelbase, inches
96.2
Length, inches
176.5
Width, inches
71.0
Track, inches
front: 59.6 rear: 60.4
Height, inches
46.7
Curb weight, pounds
3,230


 
Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback)

Suspension
front: Independent; unequal length upper and lower A-arms, transverse fiberglass leaf spring, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers, antiroll bar
rear: Independent, upper and lower trailing arms, lateral arms, tie rods, halfshafts, transverse fiberglass leaf springs, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers, antiroll bar

Wheels/Tires
P225/50VR-16

Brakes
front: 11.5-inch disc
rear: 11.5-inch disc

Transmission
4-speed automatic
4+3-speed manual (4-speed manual with overdrive in 3rd and 4th gears)

Standard axle ratio
2.73:1 (auto) 3.07:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cubic inch
5.7/350
Bore X stroke, inches 4.00 X 3.48
Fuel management
Tuned Port Injection
Horsepower @ rpm
230 @ 4,000
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot
330 @ 3,200


 
Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration 230 hp, 4-speed manual
0-60 mph, second
5.7
0-100 mph, second
NA
1/4-mile, second @ mph
14.1 @ 97

(Source: Car and Driver)


Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
39,729 $24,403.00


 
Options and Production

Option Production Price
Power Driver Seat
37,856
$215.00
Sport Seats, leather
NA
1,025.00
Base Seats, leather
NA
400.00
Sport Seats, cloth
5,661
625.00
Power Door Locks
38,294
170.00
Removable Transparent Glass Roof Panels
28,143
595.00
Two-Tone Paint
6,033
428.00
Delco-Bilstein Shock Absorbers
9,333
189.00
Performance Axle Ratio
5,447
22.00
Cruise Control 38,369
185.00
4-Speed Manual Transmission
9,576
0.00
California Emission Requirements 6,583
99.00
Radio Delete
172
-256.00
AM/FM Radio Stereo, Cassette
2,958
122.00
AM/FM Radio, Stereo, CB
16
215.00
Stereo System, Delco-Bose
35,998
895.00
Heavy Duty Cooling
17,539
225.00
Performance Handling Package
14,802
470.00
Rear Window + Side Mirror Defoggers
37,720
160.00


 
Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production
Silver Metallic
1,752
Light Blue Metallic
1,021
White
4,455
Gold Metallic
1,411
Dark Bronze Metallic
1,030
Silver/Gray
2,170
Light Bronze/Dark Bronze 2,393
Medium Gray Metallic
2,519
Medium Blue Metallic
2,041
Black
7,603
Light Bronze Metallic
1,440
Bright Red
10,424
Light Blue/Medium Blue
1,470


 
Interior Color Choices

Color Choice Production
Medium Gray Cloth 571
Medium Blue Cloth 957
Graphite Cloth 818
Saddle Cloth 349
Bronze Cloth 417
Medium Gray Sport Seat Cloth 1045
Medium Blue Sport Seat Cloth 1365
Graphite Sport Seat Cloth 1763
Saddle Sport Seat Cloth 607
Bronze Sport Seat Cloth 881
Saddle Leather 3759
Bronze Leather 3878
Carmine Leather 8272
Medium Gray Leather 3579
Medium Blue Leather 2121
Graphite Leather 9346