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Chevrolet Corvette L82 specs

Car type Coupe
Curb weight 1582-1605 kg (3488-3538 lbs)
Introduced 1979
Origin country United States
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Lap times

Performance

0 - 100 kph6.8 s
0 - 30 mph2.6 s
0 - 50 mph5.3 s
0 - 60 mph6.8 s
0 - 80 mph11.5 s
0 - 90 mph14.6 s
0 - 100 mph17.5 s
0 - 110 mph27.5 s
Est. 1/8 mile10.4 s @ 80.8 mph
1/4 mile15.3 s @ 95.1 mph
Top speed215 kph (134 mph)
Lateral acceleration0.73 g (7 m/s²)
60 mph - 047 m (155 ft)
Chevrolet Corvette L82 acceleration graph

Powertrain specs

Engine type V8
Displacement 5.7 l (350 ci / 5730 cc)
Power 228 ps (225 bhp / 168 kw) @ 5200 rpm
Torque 366 Nm (270 lb-ft) @ 3600 rpm
Power / liter 40 ps (39 hp)
Power / weight 143 ps (141 bhp) / t
Torque / weight 230 Nm (170 lb-ft) / t
Transmission 3speed automatic
Layout front engine, rear wheel drive

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196ss  2y ago

Tested data from Road&Track june 1977:
Final drive – 3,7:1
Curb weight – 3540 lbs
0-30 mph 2,6 sec.
0-50 mph 5,3 sec.
0-60 mph 6,8 sec.
0-80 mph 11,5 sec.
0-90 mph 14,6 sec.
¼ mile – 15,5 sec @ 92,5 mph
Top speed 132 mph (gearing limited).
Braking 60mph-0 - 155 ft.
Braking 80mph-0 - 265 ft.
Skidpad - 0,726g
700ft slalom - 63,6 mph


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cosimo  6y ago

3488 lbs ? who designed this ? colonel sanders ? lol

 

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Fastedee  6y ago

Chevies secret recipe. Certainly comparable to 308 at Willow and Waterford. KFC isca gourmet taste like no other.


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Fastedee  6y ago

Fast laptimes for the era


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Shaggy  10y ago

Awesome car! :D


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Super8  10y ago

Official top speed from chevy for 4 speed manual: 140 mph.