Chevrolet Corvette C1 4.3 Powerglide (1955–1955)


Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Corvette Generation: C1 cabriolet Modification: 4.3 Powerglide Year of issue: 1955–1955

Main characteristics

Body:

Front wheel track (mm)1440
Wheelbase (mm)2591
Height (mm)1323
Width (mm)1834
Rear wheel track (mm)1494
Curb Weight (kg)1227
Length (mm)4242

Engine:

Bore (mm)95.25
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)76.2
Maximum torque (N • m)353
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)3000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)5000
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)195
Engine capacity (cm3)4344
Engine’s typePetrol

Transmission:

Number of steps2
Drive unitRear
TransmissionMachine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesDrum
Front brakesDrum
Rear suspensionIndependent, spring, lever, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers, with stabilizer bar
Front suspensionIndependent, lever, spring, with hydraulic telescopic shock absorbers and anti-roll bar

Performance indicators:

Fuel tank capacity (l)65.4
Recommended fuelAI-92

Steering:

Turning diameter (m)11.9
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

DiscsFrontRear
Rim width6.56.5
Rim diameter1515
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
TiresFrontRear
Tire diameter1515