Chevrolet Corvette C3 [4th restyling] Targa 5.0 Turbo Hydra-Matic (1980–1982)

Car model: Chevrolet (Chevrolet) Title: Chevrolet Model: Corvette Generation: C3 [4th restyling] Targa Modification: 5.0 Turbo Hydra-Matic Year of issue: 1980–1982

Main characteristics


Number of seats 2
Front wheel track (mm) 1491
Wheelbase (mm) 2489
Height (mm) 1222
Width (mm) 1753
Rear wheel track (mm) 1511
Ground clearance (mm) 104
Curb Weight (kg) 1512
Length (mm) 4707


Bore (mm) 94.9
Number of valves per cylinder 2
Number of cylinders Eight
Piston stroke (mm) 88.4
Maximum torque (N • m) 346
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm) 2000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm) 4200
Intake type Carburetor
Engine configuration V-shaped
Engine power (hp) 180
Engine capacity (cm3) 5002
Engine’s type Petrol


Number of steps Four
Drive unit Rear
Transmission Machine

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakes Ventilated discs
Front brakes Ventilated discs
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) 91
Recommended fuel AI-92


Turning diameter (m) 11.3
Power steering Missing

Tires, wheels:

Discs Front Rear
Rim width Five Five
Rim diameter 15 15
Number of mounting holes Five Five
Tires Front Rear
Tire diameter 15 15
Tire height 70 70
Tire width 225 225