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2012 Chevrolet Corvette

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Specs

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w/1LT Coupe 1LT

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.4 x 1.3
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 1.3
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.0
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 22.4

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.9

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 10.2
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.6

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 430 @ 5900
Engine Order Code LS3
Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 6.2L/378.3
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 436 @ 5900
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 424 @ 4600

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 174.6
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 60.7
Track Width, Front (in) 62.1
Height, Overall (in) 49.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.6
Wheelbase (in) 105.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 37.7
Front Leg Room (in) 43.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2
Front Hip Room (in) 53.7
Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Volume (ft³) 52.0

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 25

Steering

Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Corvette
Body Style 2 Door Coupe

Suspension

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear Short/Long Arm
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Transverse Leaf Spring
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Transverse Leaf Spring

Tires

Spare Tire Size
Rear Tire Order Code XBH
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P245/40ZR18
Rear Tire Size P285/35ZR19
Front Tire Order Code XBH

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.56
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Again Close Ratio
Trans Description Cont. Manual
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code MM6
Trans Order Code MYC
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.42
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.90
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.10
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.50
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.90
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.20
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.30
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.50
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.78
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.40
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.66
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification Two Seater

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3208

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 19 x 10.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x 8.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Spare Wheel Material