2012 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

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SPECIFICATIONS

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

Overview

Model:

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Body styles / driveline:

2-door hatchback coupe with fixed roof; rear-wheel drive

Construction:

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

Manufacturing location:

Bowling Green, Ky.


Engine

 

6.2L SUPERCHARGED V-8
(LS9)

Displacement (cc / cu in):

6162 / 376

Bore & stroke (mm / in):

103.25 x 92 / 4.06 x 3.62

Block material:

Cast aluminum

Cylinder head material:

Cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

Overhead valve, two valves per cylinder

Fuel delivery:

SFI (sequential fuel injection)

Compression ratio:

9.1:1

Horsepower / kW:

638 / 476 @ 6500*

Torque (lb-ft / Nm):

604 / 819 @ 3800*

Recommended fuel:

Premium required

Estimated fuel consumption:

 

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

man:
18 / 29 / 22

L/100km (city / hwy / combined)

man:
15.4 / 9.6 / 12.8


Transmission

 

Tremec TR6060 close-ratio six-speed manual

Gear ratios (:1):

 

     First:

2.29

     Second:

1.61

     Third:

1.21

     Fourth:

1.00

     Fifth:

0.82

     Sixth:

0.68

     Reverse:

3.11

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

Rear:

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

Traction control:

Electronic traction control; active handling (Magnetic Selective Ride Control)


Brakes


Type:

Front and rear power-assisted carbon-ceramic disc with 6-piston front and four-piston rear callipers, cross-drilled rotors; ABS std.

Rotor diameter (mm / in):

front:
394 / 15.5
rear:
380 / 15

Brake swept area (sq mm / in):

front:
2290 / 355
rear:
1994 / 309


Wheels / Tires


Wheel size:

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

Tires:

Michelin Pilot Sport 2
front: P285/30ZR19
rear: P335/25ZR20


Dimensions

Exterior

Wheelbase (mm / in):

2685 / 105.7

Overall length (mm / in):

4476  / 176.2

Overall width (mm / in):

1929 / 75.9

Overall height (mm / in):

1236 / 48.7

Curb weight (kg / lb):

1521 / 3353

Weight distribution (% front / rear):

51 / 49

 

Interior

Headroom (mm / in):

962  / 38

Legroom (mm / in):

1092  / 43

Shoulder room (mm / in):

1397  / 55

Hip room (mm / in):

1371  / 54

Capacities

Seating capacity

2

Interior volume (L / cu ft):

1475  / 52

Cargo volume (L / cu ft):

634  / 22

Fuel tank (L / imp.gal):

68.1 / 15.0

*SAE certified.

Note: Information shown is current at time of publication.

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