Chevrolet Corvette C1cbriolet 3.9 Powerglide (1953–1954)


Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Corvette Generation: C1 cabriolet Modification: 3.9 Powerglide Year of issue: 1953–1954

Main characteristics

Body:

Front wheel track (mm)1448
Wheelbase (mm)2591
Height (mm)1323
Width (mm)1834
Rear wheel track (mm)1499
Curb Weight (kg)1293
Length (mm)4242

Engine:

Bore (mm)90.49
Number of valves per cylinder2
Number of cylinders6
Piston stroke (mm)100
Maximum torque (N • m)302
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2400
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4200
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationRow
Engine power (hp)160
Engine capacity (cm3)3859
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