2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition

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SPECIFICATIONS

Overview | Engine | Transmission | Chassis/Suspension | Brakes | Wheels/Tires | Dimensions | Capacities

Overview


Model:

Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition

Body styles / driveline:

Two-door convertible; rear-wheel drive

Construction:

Composite and carbon fibre body panels, hydroformed steel frame with aluminum and magnesium structural and chassis components

Manufacturing location:

Bowling Green, Ky.


Engine

 

7.0L V-8
(LS7)

Displacement (cc / cu in):

7008 / 427

Bore & stroke (mm / in):

104.8 x 101.6 / 4.125 x 4

Block material:

Cast aluminum

Cylinder head material:

Cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

Overhead valve, two valves per cylinder

Fuel delivery:

Sequential fuel injection

Compression ratio:

11.0:1

Horsepower (hp / kW @ rpm):

505 / 377 @ 6300 (SAE certified)

Torque (lb-ft / Nm @ rpm):

470 / 637 @ 4800 (SAE certified)

Recommended fuel:

Premium required

Estimated fuel economy (city / hwy):

15 / 24

Estimated fuel consumption:

 

Mi/imp.gal (city / hwy / combined)

20 / 34 / 24

L/100km (city / hwy / combined)

14.3 / 8.3 / 11.6


Transmission

 

six-speed manual

Gear ratios (:1):

 

     First:

2.66

     Second:

1.78

     Third:

1.30

     Fourth:

1.00

     Fifth:

0.74

     Sixth:

0.50

     Reverse:

2.90

Final drive ratio:

3.42


Chassis / Suspension


Front:

Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite leaf spring, monotube shock absorber; Magnetic Selective Ride Control

Rear:

Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite leaf spring, monotube shock absorber; Magnetic Selective Ride Control

Traction control:

Electronic traction control; Active Handling


Brakes


Type:

Front and rear power-assisted disc with ABS with six-piston front and four-piston rear callipers, cross-drilled rotors;

Rotor diameter x thickness (mm / in):

front:
355 x 32 / 14 x 1.3
rear:
340 x 26 / 13.4 x 1

Brake swept area (sq mm / in):

front:
1994 / 309
rear:
1735 / 269


Wheels / Tires


Wheel size:

front:
19-inch x 10-inch aluminum
rear:
20-inch x 12-inch aluminum

Tires:

front:
285/30ZR19
rear:
335/25ZR20


Dimensions

Exterior

Wheelbase (mm / in):

2685 / 105.7

Overall length (mm / in):

4460 / 175.6

Overall width (mm / in):

1928 / 75.9

Overall height (mm / in):

1236 / 48.7

Curb weight (kg / lb):

1522 / 3355

Weight distribution (% front / rear):

50 / 50

 

Interior

Seating capacity

2

Interior volume (L / cu ft):

1475 / 52

Headroom (mm / in):

962 / 38

Legroom (mm / in):

1092 / 43

Shoulder room (mm / in):

1397 / 55

Hip room (mm / in):

1371 / 54


Capacities

Cargo volume (L / cu ft):

295 / 11 (top up);
212 / 7.5 (top down)

Fuel tank (L / imp.gal):

68.1 / 15

 

Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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