Chevrolet Corvette C1 [2nd restyling] roadster 4.6 Syncro-Mesh (1957–1958)


Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Corvette Generation: C1 [2nd restyling] roadster Modification: 4.6 Syncro-Mesh Year of issue: 1957-1958

Main characteristics

Body:

Front wheel track (mm) 1448
Wheelbase (mm) 2590
Height (mm) 1308
Width (mm) 1855
Rear wheel track (mm) 1500
Ground clearance (mm) 203
Curb Weight (kg) 1376
Length (mm) 4510

Engine:

Bore (mm) 98.43
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 76.2
Maximum torque (N • m) 407
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 3000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4800
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 230
Engine capacity (cm3) 4639
Engine’s type Petrol

Transmission:

Number of steps 3
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Mechanics

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Drum
Front brakes Drum
Rear suspension Independent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar
Front suspension Independent, lever, spring, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l) 61.4
Recommended fuel AI-92

Steering:

Turning diameter (m) 11.3
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width 6.5 6.5
Rim diameter 15 15
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 15 15