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Body Specs

Model: Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Chevrolet Corvette Z06
Body styles / driveline: Two door hatchback coupe with removable roof panel or two door convertible; rear-wheel drive
Construction: Composite and carbon-fiber body panels, hydroformed aluminum frame with aluminum and magnesium structural and chassis components
Manufacturing Plant: Bowling Green, KY
Wheelbase: 106.7 inches (2,710 mm)
Length: 176.9 inches / 4,493 mm (Stingray, Z06)
177.9 inches / 4,519 mm (Z06 with Z07)
Width: 73.9 inches / 1,877 mm (Stingray)
77.4 inches / 1,965 mm (Z06)
Height: 48.6 inches / 1,235 mm (Coupe, Convertible, Z06)
Track: 63 inches (1,600) - Front
61.7 inches (1,567) - Rear
Curb Weight, Stingray: 3,298 lbs (1,495) - Coupe
3,362 lbs (1,529) - Convertible
Curb Weight, Grand Sport: 3,428 lbs (1,555) - Coupe
3,487 lbs (1,582) - Convertible
Curb Weight, Z06: 3,524 lbs (1,598 kg) - Coupe
3,582 lbs (1,624 kg) - Convertible
Weight Distribution: 50% Front, 50% Rear
Seating Capacity: Two
Headroom: 38 inches (962 mm)
Leg Room: 43 inches (1,092 mm)
Shoulder Room: 55 inches (1,397)
Hip Room: 54 inches (1,371)
Interior Volume: 52 cu. ft. (1,475 L)
Cargo Volume: Coupe - 15 cu. ft. (425 L)
Convertible - 10 cu. ft. (283 L)
Fuel Capacity: 18.5 gal (70 L)
Manual Seven Speed Transmission: 1st Gear 2.66:1
2nd Gear 1.78:1
3rd Gear 1.30:1
4th Gear 1.00:1
5th Gear .74:1
6th Gear .50:1
7th Gear .42:1
Reverse Gear 2.90:1
Final Drive Ration 3.42
Manual Seven Speed Transmission Z51, Grand Sport: 1st Gear 2.966:1
2nd Gear 2.066:1
3rd Gear 1.426:1
4th Gear 1.00:1
5th Gear .709:1
6th Gear .567:1
7th Gear .478:1
Reverse Gear 2.90:1
Final Drive Ration 3.42
Eight Speed Paddle Shift Automatic Stingray, Z51, Grand Sport, Z06: 1st Gear 4.56:1
2nd Gear 2.97:1
3rd Gear 2.08:1
4th Gear 1.69:1
5th Gear 1.27:1
6th Gear 1.00:1
7th Gear 0.85:1
8th Gear 0.65:1
Reverse Gear 3.82:1
Final Drive Ration 2.41 (2.73 with Z51)
Standard Fuel Tank Capacity: 18.5 gal (70 L)
Wheels: Front: 18-inch x 8.5-inch (Stingray)
Rear: 19-inch x 10-inch (Stingray)
Front: 19-inch x 8.5-inch (Stingray, with Z51)
Rear: 20-inch x 10-inch (Stingray, with Z51)
Front: 19-inch x 10-inch (Z06)
Rear: 20-inch x 12-inch (Z06)
Tires: Michelin Pilot Super Sport Run Flat Summer Only
Front: P245/40R18 (Stingray)
Rear: P285/35R19 (Stingray)
Front: P245/35R19 (Stingray with Z51)
Rear: P285/30R20 (Stingray with Z51)
Front: P285/30ZR19 (Z06)
Rear: P335/25ZR20 (Z06)
EPA Fuel Economy: Manual Transmission (Stingray)
16 MPG (City) / 25 MPG (Highway) / 19 MPG (Combined)
Automatic Transmission (Stingray)
15 MPG (City) / 25 MPG (Highway) / 18 MPG (Combined)
Manual Transmission (Z06)
15 MPG (City) / 22 MPG (Highway) / 18 MPG (Combined)
Automatic Transmission (Z06)
13 MPG (City) / 23 MPG (Highway) / 16 MPG (Combined)


Engine Specs

Designation: LT1
Z06 Designation: LT4
Type: 90° V8, Pushrod, OHV (overhead Valve)
Displacement - Coupe, Convertible, Z06: 376 cu. in. (6,162 cc)
Bore / Stroke - Coupe, Convertible, Z06: 4.06 inches x 3.62 inches (103.25 mm 92 mm)
Induction System, Z06: Supercharged
Horsepower, Stingray: 455 hp @ 6,000 RPM
460 hp @ 6,000 RPM (with performance exhaust)
Torque, Stingray: 460 lbs. - ft. @ 4,600 (SAE-certified)
465 lbs. - ft. @ 4600 (SAE-certified, with performance exhaust)
Horsepower, Z06: 650 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque, Z06: 650 lb. ft. @ 3,600 RPM
Fuel Induction System: Direct Injection
Fuel Requirement - Stingray: Premium recommended, not required
Fuel Requirement - Z06: Premium required
Redline, Stingray: 6,600 RPM
Redline, Z06: 6,500 RPM
Compression Ratio, Stingray: 11.5:1
Compression Ratio, Z06: 10.0:1
Cylinder Head Material: Cast Aluminum
Block Material: Cast Aluminum
Engine Oil Capacity: 7 Quarts, with filter
9.75 Quarts, with Z51
Cooling System Capacity: 11.3 qt (10.7 L)


Performance

0 - 60 MPH, Stingray: 3.8 seconds (GM)
1/4 mile, Stingray: 12 seconds @ 119 MPH (GM)
0 - 60 MPH, Stingray: 3.8 seconds (GM)
1/4 mile, Z06: 11.1 seconds @ 127 MPH (Car and Driver, Automatic Transmission)
0 - 60 MPH, Z06: 3.0 seconds (Car and Driver, Automatic Transmission)


Chassis Specs

Suspension - Front, Stingray: Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite spring, monotube shock absorber, available Magnetic Selective Ride Control
Suspension - Rear, Stingray: Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite spring, monotube shock absorber, available Magnetic Selective Ride Control
Suspension - Front, Z06: Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite spring, Magnetic Selective Ride Control
Suspension - Rear, Z06: Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, cast aluminum upper and lower control arms, transverse-mounted composite spring, Magnetic Selective Ride Control
Steering: Variable-ratio rack-and-pinion with electric power assist
Steering Ratio: 12.0:1 to 16.4:1
Steering Turns, Lock to Lock: 2.53
Turning Circle, Curb to Curb: 37.7 ft. (11.5 M)
Active Handling: Magnetic Selective Ride Control (available with Z51)
Traction Control: StabiliTrak electronic stability control

Brake Specs

Type: Front and rear power-assisted discs with four-piston fixed front and rear calipers (slotted rotors with Z51)
Rotor Diameter, Stingray: Front: 12.6 inches (320 mm) (13.6 inches (345 mm) with Z51)
Rear: 13.3 / 338
Rotor Thickness, Stingray: Front: 1.18 inches (30 mm) (including Z51)
Rear: 0.90 inches (23 mm)
Rotor Diameter, Stingray with Z51: Front: 13.6 inches (345 mm)
Rear: 13.3 / 338
Rotor Thickness, Stingray with Z51: Front: 1.18 inches (30 mm)
Rear: 0.90 inches (23 mm)
Rotor Diameter, Z06: Front: 14.6 inches (355 mm)
Rear: 13.4 / 340 mm
Rotor Thickness, Z06: Front: 1.3 inches (33 mm) (including Z51)
Rear: 1.0 inches (25.4 mm)
Rotor Diameter, Z07 Package: Front: 15.5 inches (394 mm)
Rear: 15.3 / 388 mm
Rotor Thickness, Z07 Package: Front: 1.3 inches (33 mm)
Rear: 1.0 inches (25.4 mm)

2018 Corvette Options

RPO: Description Production:    Price
1YW07 2018 Corvette Grand Sport Coupe 2,569 (26.52%) $66,490.00
1YW67 2018 Corvette Grand Sport Convertible 512 (5.29%) $70,490.00
1YX07 2018 Corvette Stingray Coupe with Z51 716 (7.39%) $61,490.00
1YX67 2018 Corvette Stingray Convertible with Z51 198 (2.04%) $65,490.00
1YY07 2018 Corvette Stingray Coupe 2,352 (24.28%) $56,490.00
1YY67 2018 Corvette Stingray Convertible 537 (5.54%) $60,490.00
1YZ07 2018 Corvette Z06 Coupe 2,353 (24.29%) $80,490.00
1YZ67 2018 Corvette Z06 Convertible 449 (4.64%) $84,490.00
2LT Equipment Group 2,688 (27.75%) $4,455.00
2LZ Equipment Group (Z06) 1,002 (10.34%) $3,565.00
36S Yellow Stitch Option 104 (1.07%) $395.00
37S Blue Stitch Option 680 (7.02%) $395.00
38S Red Stitch Option 258 (2.66%) $395.00
3F9 Safety Belt Color, Red 780 (8.05%) $395.00
3LT Equipment Group 1,758 (18.15%) $9,745.00
3LZ Equipment Group (Z06) 1,239 (12.79%) $8,945.00
AE4 Competition Sport Seats (Suede Inserts, $2,495) 1,567 (16.18%) $1,995.00
B92 Carbon Fiber Hood Section (No Stripes) 1,122 (11.58%) $1,995.00
BV4 Personalized Dash Plaque 94 (0.97%) $200.00
C2M Carbon Fiber Dual Roof Package (Coupe) 84 (0.87%) $2,995.00
C2Q Body-Color Dual Roof Package (Coupe) 182 (1.88%) $1,995.00
C2Z Visible Carbon Fiber Roof (Coupe) 919 (9.49%) $1,995.00
CC3 Removable Roof Panel Transparent (Coupe) 672 (6.94%) $995.00
CFV Carbon Fiber Ground Effects 1,276 (13.17%) $3,995.00
CFZ Carbon Fiber Ground Effects (splits, spoiler) 829 (8.56%) $2,995.00
D30 Non Recommended color / trim / top combination override 25 (0.26%) $590.00
DNE Grand Sport Carbon Flash Center Stripe 82 (0.85%) $995.00
DTH Full Stripe - Carbon Flash 114 (1.18%) $950.00
DTN Full Stripe - Cyber Gray 17 (0.18%) $950.00
DTP Full Stripe - Blade Silver 43 (0.44%) $950.00
DTQ Full Stripe - Inferno Orange 8 (0.08%) $950.00
DTR Full Stripe - Crystal Red 30 (0.31%) $950.00
DTW Hood Stinger - Carbon Flash 461 (4.76%) $995.00
DUO Full Stripe - Satin Black 44 (0.45%) $950.00
DUP Full Stripe - Red / White / Blue 10 (0.10%) $950.00
DUR Grand Sport Satin Black Center Stripe 3 (0.03%) $995.00
DVQ Hood Stinger - Jake 85 (0.88%) $995.00
DWA Full Stripe - Yellow 6 (0.06%) $950.00
DXM Hood Stinger - Shark Gray 14 (0.14%) $995.00
DXP Grand Sport Torch Red Center Stripe 27 (0.28%) $995.00
DXT Grand Sport Gray Center Stripe 7 (0.07%) $995.00
DXU Grand Sport Blue Center Stripe 26 (0.27%) $995.00
DXX Grand Sport White Center Stripe 114 (1.18%) $995.00
DYV Hood Stinger - Satin Black 163 (1.68%) $995.00
E57 Carbon Fiber Tonneau Inserts (Convertible Only) 156 (1.61%) $995.00
EFX Shark Gray Exterior Vents 90 (0.93%) $595.00
EFY Body Color Exterior Vents 272 (2.81%) $999.00
ERI Battery Protection Package 3,831 (39.55%) $100.00
EYK Chrome Badge Package 4,845 (50.02%) $100.00
EYT Carbon Flash Badge Package (Included with Z06) 4,841 (49.98%) $100.00
FAY Carbon Fiber Interior Appearance Package 1,259 (13.00%) $995.00
FE2 Magnetic Selective Ride with non-Z51 158 (1.63%) $1,795.00
FE4 Magnetic Selective Ride with Z51 (Standard w/Z06, Grand Sport) 358 (3.70%) $1,795.00
G1E Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat Paint 599 (6.18%) $995.00
G26 Sebring Orange Metallic Tintcoat Paint 85 (0.88%) $995.00
GC6 Corvette Racing Yellow Tintcoat Paint 399 (4.12%) $995.00
GGA Black Rose Metallic Paint 219 (2.26%) $495.00
J57 Ceramic Brake Rotors (Z06 without Z07, Grand Sport) 305 (3.15%) $7,495.00
J6A Black Calipers 1,636 (16.89%) $595.00
J6D Gray Calipers 2,146 (22.16%) $595.00
J6E Yellow Calipers 465 (4.80%) $595.00
J6F Red Calipers 4,789 (49.44%) $595.00
M5U Eight-Speed Paddle Shift Automatic Transmission 7,563 (78.08%) $1,725.00
N26 Suede Steering Wheel, Seats, Shift Knob, Boot 1,677 (17.31%) $695.00
NPP Performance Exhaust (+ 5hp) Included with Z51, Grand Sport, Z06 8,429 (87.02%) $1,195.00
PIN Customer-Selectable VIN 2 (0.02%) $5,000.00
Q6B Chrome Aluminum Wheels (Z06) 134 (1.38%) $1,995.00
Q6J Spectra Gray Wheels with Groove (Z06) 1,102 (11.38%) $595.00
Q6U Black Aluminum Wheels (Z06) 541 (5.59%) $495.00
Q7E Chrome Z51 Aluminum Wheels 988 (10.20%) $1,995.00
Q7T Black Painted Z51 Aluminum Wheels 1,235 (12.75%) $495.00
Q8K Grand Sport Machine Face Aluminum Wheels 135 (1.39%) $1,495.00
Q8U Z06 Ten-Spoke, Pearl Nickel Painted Wheels 44 (0.45%) $1,495.00
Q8X Grand Sport Black Aluminum Wheels 1,232 (12.72%) $495.00
Q8Z Grand Sport Chrome Aluminum Wheels 727 (7.51%) $1,995.00
Q9B Z06 Satin Black Aluminum Wheels with Red Stripe 223 (2.30%) $1,495.00
Q9C Z06 Black Aluminum Wheels with Yellow Stripe 79 (0.82%) $1,495.00
QCC Black Machined Aluminum Wheels 121 (1.25%) $1,495.00
R2Q Torque Directional Chrome Aluminum Wheels 70 (0.72%) $2,495.00
R86 Motorsports Polished Aluminum Wheels 36 (0.37%) $1,995.00
R87 Z51 Style Satin Black Aluminum Wheels with Red Stripe 185 (1.91%) $1,495.00
R8C Corvette Museum Delivery 88 (0.91%) $990.00
R8E Gas Guzzler Tax (Z06 with M5U) 2,019 (20.84%) $1,300.00
RNM Torque Directional Painted Aluminum Wheels 9 (0.09%) $1,495.00
RNN Motorsports Black Painted Aluminum Wheels 84 (0.87%) $1,495.00
RNP Z51 Type Yellow Stripe, Black Painted Wheels 32 (0.33%) $1,495.00
RUR Grand Sport Satin Black Aluminum Wheels with Red Stripe 68 (0.70%) $1,495.00
TTV Carbon Flash Painted Spoiler with O/S Mirrors 1,885 (19.46%) $100.00
TU7 Two-Tone Seats (Napa / Suede) 398 (4.11%) $395.00
UQT Perfomance Data Video Recorder (included with Navigation) 6,125 (63.24%) $1,795.00
VK3 Front License Plate Bracket 6,034 (62.30%) $40.00
Z07 Z07 Performance Package 823 (8.50%) $7,995.00
Z15 Grand Sport Heritage Package 760 (7.85%) $795.00
Z30 Carbon 65 Edition 650 (6.71%) $15,000.00
Z6B Blue Calipers 887 (9.16%) $595.00

Total Production: 9,686
Coupe: 7,990 (82.49%)
Convertible: 1,696 (17.51%)
Z06: 2,802 (28.93%)

Notes: Base Corvette Coupe with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission: $56,490.00, Qty: 2,352.
Base Corvette Coup with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission with Z51: $61,490.00 Qty: 716.
Base Corvette Convertible with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission: $60,490.00 Qty: 537.
Base Corvette Convertible with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission with Z51: $65,490.00 Qty: 198.
Corvette Grand Sport Coupe with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission: $66,490.00 Qty: 2,569.
Corvette Grand Sport Convertible with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 455 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission with Z51: $70,490.00 Qty: 512.
Corvette Z06 Coupe with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 650 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission: $80,490.00 Qty: 2,353.
Corvette Z06 Convertible with 6.2L 376 cu. in. 650 hp engine and seven speed manual transmission: $84,490.00 Qty: 449.

Colors

Code Exterior Quantity Interior Soft Top
G1E Long Beach Red 599 (6.18%)
G26 Sebring Orange 85 (0.88%)
G7Q Watkins Glen Gray 1,115 (11.51%)
G8G Arctic White 1,966 (20.30%)
G9F Ceramic Matrix Gray 1,099 (11.35%)
GAN Blade Silver 571 (5.90%)
GBA Black 1,575 (16.26%)
GC6 Corvette Racing Yellow 399 (4.12%)
GGA Black Rose 219 (2.26%)
GKZ Torch Red 1,355 (13.99%)
GTR Admiral Blue 703 (7.26%)

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