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 seats2
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 cylinder2
Number of cylindersEight
Piston stroke (mm)88.4
Maximum torque (N • m)346
Maximum torque revolutions, max. (rpm)2000
Maximum power speed, max. (rpm)4200
Intake typeCarburetor
Engine configurationV-shaped
Engine power (hp)180
Engine capacity (cm3)5002
Engine’s typePetrol


Number of stepsFour
Drive unitRear

Suspension and brakes:

Rear brakesVentilated discs
Front brakesVentilated discs
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)91
Recommended fuelAI-92


Turning diameter (m)11.3
Power steeringMissing

Tires, wheels:

Rim widthFiveFive
Rim diameter1515
Number of mounting holesFiveFive
Tire diameter1515
Tire height7070
Tire width225225