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1968 Chevrolet Corvette L88 Specs

General Specifications

Price:$6500 USD

Engine Specifications

Engine Specifications:V8
Position:Front Longitudinal
Aspiration:Natural
Valvetrain:OHV, 2 Valves per Cyl
Fuel feed:850 CFM Holley 1 x 4 bbl. D.D.
Displacement:6997 cc / 427.0 cu in
Bore:108 mm / 4.25 in
Stroke:95.2 mm / 3.75 in
Compression:12.5:1
Power:410.1 kw / 550 bhp @ 6200 rpm
Specific output:78.61 bhp per litre
Bhp/Weight:354.61 bhp per tonne
Torque:637.23 nm / 470 ft lbs @ 5200 rpm
Redline:6500

Chassis & body

Body/Frame:Fibreglass over Steel Network Frame
Driven wheels:RWD
Front tires:Firestone 9.20x15
Rear tires:Firestone 9.20x15
Front brakes:Upgraded Discs w/Special Proportioning Valve
Front brake size:298 mm / 11.7 in
Rear brakes:Upgraded Discs w/Special Proportioning Valve
Rear brake size:298 mm / 11.7 in
Front wheels:F 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
Rear wheels:R 38.1 x 17.8 cm / 15.0 x 7.0 in
Steering:Unassisted Recirculating Ball
Front suspension:Short Arms w/Heavy Duty Coil Springs, Heavy Duty Shocks
Rear suspension:Independant Triple Link Arms w/Heavy Duty Transverse Leaf Spring & Lateral Link

Drivetrain

Transmission:Muncie M-22 4-Speed Manual
Gear ratios:2.20:1, 1.64:1, 1.27:1, 1.00:1
Final drive:3.36:1

Car dimensions

Weight:1551 kg / 3419 lbs
Wheelbase:2489 mm / 98.0 in
Front track:1491 mm / 58.7 in
Rear track:1509 mm / 59.4 in
Length:4636 mm / 182.5 in
Width:1753 mm / 69.0 in
Height:1217 mm / 47.9 in

Speed performance

Car top speed:273.6 kph / 170.0 mph
0 - 1/4 mile:13.56 seconds
Drag:88430460 Cd

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