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2008 Corvette Specifications


 
Vehicle Specifications Hatchback Convertible
Wheelbase, inches 105.7 105.7
Length, inches 174.6 174.6
Width, inches 72.6 72.6
Track, inches front: 62.1 rear: 60.7 front: 62.1 rear: 60.7
Height, inches 49.0 49.0
Curb weight, pounds 3,217 3,246

 
Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback/convertible/coupe)
 
Suspension
front: short/long arm ( SLA ) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper & lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite leaf spring, monotube shock absorber
rear: short/long arm ( SLA ) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper & lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite leaf spring, monotube shock absorber 

 
Wheels/Tires
front: P245/45ZR-18
rear: P285/35ZR-19

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

 
Transmission
6-speed automatic
6-speed manual
Standard axle ratio
2.56:1 (auto) 3.42:1 (manual)

 
Engine Specifications
 
Type ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cu inch 6.2/376
Bore × stroke, inches 4.06 × 3.62
Fuel management Sequential Injection
Horsepower @ rpm 430 @ 5,900 - 436 @ 5,900 (w opt. exhaust)
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot 424 @ 4,600 - 428 @ 4600 (w opt. exhaust)

 
Published Performance Numbers
 
Acceleration 430 hp, 6-speed manual
0-60 mph, sec 4.3
1/4-mile, sec @ mph 12.6 @ 115.7
Source: Road and Track

 
Vehicle Production and Base Prices
 
Car Type Production Price
2-door hatchback 20030  
2-door convertible 7549  

 
Options and Production
 
Option Production - Hatchback Production - Convertible Price
Preferred Equipment Group 2LT  3086 760 NA
Preferred Equipment Group 3LT  9201 5879 NA
Preferred Equipment Group 4LT  824 528 NA
Memory Package 10973 6789 NA
Telescoping Steering Wheel 10452 6608 NA
Magnetic Selective Ride Control 2959 1707 NA
Sport Suspension 7757 2949 NA
Z51 Performance Handling Package 7757 2949 NA
6-Speed Automatic Transmission 13304 5832 NA
Navigation System 6439 4466 NA
On Star Assistance System 19086 7348 NA
XM Satellite Radio 19086 7348 NA
Power Top (convertible) 0 6789 NA
Dual Power Seats 14266 7549 NA
Corvette Museum Delivery 471 284 NA
Transparent Roof Panel 3251 0 NA
Dual Roof Panel 2773 0 NA
Polished Alloy Wheels 3973 1439 NA
Competition Gray Alloy Wheels 1588 193 NA
Chrome Wheels 6063 3563 NA
Dual Mode Exhaust System 9254 4200 NA
Indy Pace Car 234 266 NA

 
Color Choices & Production numbers 
 
Color Choice Color Choice Color Choice Color Choice
Machine Silver Metallic - 3660 Victory Red - 5638 Crystal Red - 5420 Jetstream Blue - 3728
Black - 9380 Velocity Yellow - 3264 Arctic White -1974 Atomic Orange Metallic - 2246

 
Interior Color Choices
 
Color Choice Coupe Convertible
Cobalt Red 989 506
Ebony  12837 3242
Ebony/Brick  256 138
Light Cashmere  2952 1988
Ebony/Light Linen 632 367
Ebony/Dark Titanium 0 0
Light Titanium (gray) 4570 2364
Cobalt Red Leather 284 206
Ebony/Cobalt Red Leather 705 300
Ebony Leather 12837 3242
Ebony/Lt Cashmere Leather 710 421
Ebony/Brick Leather 256 138
Ebony/Lt Linen Leather 632 367
Light Titanium Leather 884 510
Ebony/Lt Titanium Leather 1480 798
Ebony/Dark Titanium Leather 0 0
Light Cashmere Leather 2242 1567

 
Convertible Top Color Choices
 
Color Choice Convertible
Gray Beige Convertible Top 1779
Titan Gray Convertible Top 630
Black Convertible Top 5140