1998 Chevrolet Corvette specs & colors

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Firethorn Red



Pewter Gray



EPA Classification Two Seater

Front Wheel Size 17 x 8.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 18 x 9.5 in
Spare Wheel Size Not Available in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Not Available

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 525
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110

Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 5.7L/350
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 340 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 350 @ 4400

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG
Cruising Range - City 324.70 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 477.50 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 4
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.73

Suspension Type - Front Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) SLA Aluminum
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) 5-Link

Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.6 x 1.26 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.8 x 1.02 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 19.1 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Power Speed Sensitive
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.2
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.46
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 40.0 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall 41.3 ft

Front Tire Size P245/45ZR17
Rear Tire Size P275/40ZR18
Spare Tire Size Not Available

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs

Base Curb Weight 3307 lbs

Passenger Capacity 2
Passenger Volume 51.4 ft³
Front Head Room 37.8 in
Front Leg Room 42.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 55.3 in
Front Hip Room 54.2 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 104.5 in
Length, Overall 179.7 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 73.6 in
Height, Overall 47.7 in
Track Width, Front 62.03 in
Track Width, Rear 64.4 in
Min Ground Clearance 1.44 in
Liftover Height 36.8 in
Trunk Volume 24.8 ft³

Traction control Standard
Electronic speed control w/resume speed Standard
Driver & passenger-side airbags (SIR) Standard
Framed glass rear hatch w/interior & remote releases Standard
Limited slip differential Standard
18" x 9.5" rear 5-spoke aluminum wheels Standard
Leather bucket seats w/lateral support & back angle adjustment Standard
Center console-inc: cupholder, ashtray, coin tray, cassette/CD storage Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Traction control Standard
17" x 8.5" front 5-spoke aluminum wheels Standard
Leather-wrapped sport tilt steering wheel Standard
Remote keyless entry w/remote hatch release Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Day/night rearview mirror w/reading lamps Standard
Underhood courtesy lamp Standard
Rear window defogger Standard
Pwr operated retractable halogen headlamps Standard
5.7L (350) SFI V8 engine Standard
4-wheel double wishbone independent suspension w/transverse fiberglass leaf springs Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
ETR AM/FM stereo w/cassette-inc: seek-scan, digital clock, Bose speaker system Standard
Brake/transmission shift interlock Standard
One-piece removable fiberglass roof panel Standard
Pwr door locks Standard
Pwr windows w/driver & passenger-side express down Standard
Acoustic insulation pkg Standard
Speed sensitive variable assist rack & pinion steering Standard
Side window defoggers Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Dual illuminated covered visor mirrors Standard
P245/45ZR17 extended mobility Eagle F-1 GS front tires Standard
Dual electrically adjustable heated outside folding rearview mirrors Standard
PASS-Key II theft deterrent system Standard
P275/40ZR18 extended mobility Eagle F-1 GS rear tires Standard
Courtesy lighting-inc: cargo area, console, glovebox Standard
Electronic white analog gauges w/multi-language driver information center Standard
5-MPH bumpers Standard
City 17/hwy 25 (5.7L engine/4-speed auto trans) Standard
Lockable storage compartments-inc: console, glovebox, (3) rear compartments Standard
2.73 rear axle ratio Standard
Base coat/clear coat paint Standard
Scotchgard fabric protector on floor covering Standard
Low oil level warning light Standard
Pwr 4-wheel disc brakes Standard
Dual lifetime stainless steel exhaust Standard
Solar-ray tinted glass Standard
Distributorless opti-spark ignition system Standard
Intermittent wipers Standard
Low tire pressure monitor Standard
4-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD Standard
City 18/hwy 27 (5.7L engine/6-speed manual trans) Standard
Rear opening hood for easy engine access Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system Standard
Daytime running lamps Standard
Uniframe design body structure w/corrosion resistant coating Standard
6-way pwr driver seat Standard

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