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Vehicle Specifications

1997 Corvette Specifications

Vehicle Specifications
Hatchback
Wheelbase, inches
104.5
Length, inches
179.7
Width, inches
73.6
Track, inches
front: 62.0 rear: 62.0
Height, inches
47.7
Curb weight, pounds
3,230


 
Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback)

Suspension
front: Independent; upper and lower A-arms, transverse composite monoleaf spring, tube shock absorbers, antiroll bar
rear: Independent, upper and lower A-arms, toe links, transverse composite monoleaf springs, tube shock absorbers, antiroll bar

Wheels/Tires
front: P245/45ZR-17
rear: P275/40ZR-18

Brakes
front: anti-lock 12.8-inch disc
rear: anti-lock 12.0-inch disc

Transmission
4-speed automatic
6-speed manual

Standard axle ratio
2.73:1 (auto) 3.42:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cu inch
5.7/350
Bore × Stroke, inches
3.90 x 3.62
Fuel Management Sequential Injection
Horsepower @ rpm 345 @ 5,600
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot 350 @ 4,400


 
Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration 345 hp, 6-speed manual
0-60 mph, sec
4.8
0-100 mph, sec
11.5
1/4-mile, sec @ mph 13.3 @ 108.0

Source: Road & Track


Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
9,752
$37,495.00


 
Options and Production

Option Production Price
Memory Package
6,186
$150.00
Power Passenger Seat
8,951
305.00
Sport Seats 6,711
625.00
Floor Mats
9,371
25.00
Body Side Moldings
4,366
75.00
Dual Removable Roof Panels
416
950.00
Removable Roof Panel, blue tint
7,213
650.00
Electronic Dual Zone Air Conditioning
7,999
365.00
Luggage Shade and Parcel Net
8,315
50.00
Selective Real Time Damping, electronic
3,094
1,695.00
Performance Axle Ratio (Automatic only)
2,739
100.00
6-Speed Manual Transmission
2,809
815.00
Massachusetts/New York Emissions
677
170.00
Fog Lamps
8,829
69.00
Delco Stereo System w/CD
6,282
100.00
Remote Compact 12-Disc Changer
4,496
600.00
Front License Plate Frame
2,258
15.00
California Emissions
885
170.00
Performance Handling Package
1,077
350.00


 
Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production Color Choice
Production
Arctic White 1,341
Sebring Silver Metallic 2,164
Nassau Blue Metallic 292
Black 2,393
Light Carmine Red Metallic
381
Torch Red 3,026
Fairway Green Metallic 155



 
Interior Color Choices

Color Choice Production
Firethorn Red 728
Light Gray 2543
Black 6481