2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, 2008 MY C6 US

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is an automobile that has a 2 door coupé type body with a front mounted engine supplying power to the rear wheels. The Corvette Z06 is part of Chevrolet's C6 series. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06's engine is a naturally aspirated petrol, 7 litre, overhead valve 90 degree V 8 cylinder with 2 valves per cylinder. This powerplant produces 505 bhp (512 PS/377 kW) of power at 6300 rpm, and maximum torque of 637 N·m (470 lb·ft/65 kgm) at 4800 rpm. It features dry sump-type lubrication. The engine transmits power to the wheels through a 6 speed manual transmission. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 weighs a stated 1434 kg at the kerb.

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Key facts

2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, 2008 MY C6 US information summary

What body style?
2 door fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4460 mm
How heavy?
1434 kg
What size engine?
7 litre, 7011 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
512 PS / 505 bhp / 377 kW @ 6300 rpm
How much torque?
637 Nm / 470 ft.lb / 65 kgm @ 4800 rpm

Chevrolet C6 models

Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collectors Edition -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 7011 cm3 512 PS 505 bhp 377 kW 1522 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW 1492 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW 1492 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW 1502 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Coupé -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW 1502 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW
Chevrolet Corvette -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW 1459 kg
Chevrolet Corvette -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW 1459 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW 1473 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW 1473 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 436 PS 430 bhp 321 kW
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 442 PS 436 bhp 325 kW
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 6162 cm3 647 PS 638 bhp 476 kW 1508 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6A 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1442 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1451 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 7011 cm3 512 PS 505 bhp 377 kW 1421 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Automatic -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4A 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1451 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Z06 -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 7011 cm3 512 PS 505 bhp 377 kW 350.0 CO2 1453 kg
Chevrolet Corvette -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1470 kg
Chevrolet Corvette -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4A 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1470 kg
Chevrolet Corvette Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6M 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 310.0 CO2 1492 kg
Chevrolet Corvette -
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 6M 5970 cm3 406 PS 400 bhp 298 kW 1470 kg

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2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2686 mm 105.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1607 mm 63.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1580 mm 62.2 inches
Length 4460 mm 175.6 inches
Width 1930 mm 76 inches
Height 1245 mm 49 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1434 kg 3161 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient 0.34
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LS7
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7 litre
7011 cc
(427.837 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 104.8 × 101.6 mm
4.13 × 4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.03
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 512 PS (505 bhp) (377 kW)
at 6300 rpm
Specific output 72 bhp/litre
1.18 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 637 Nm (470 ft·lb) (65 kgm)
at 4800 rpm
Specific torque 90.86 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminium block & head
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 11:1
Fuel system SFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1141.7 kPa (165.6 psi)
Maximum RPM 7100 rpm
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 876.38 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 357.06 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
262.61 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
352.16 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.16 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.81 kg/kW
6.36 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering
turns lock-to-lock 2.900
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 9½ x 18
Wheel size rear 12 x 19
Tyres front Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar Extended Mobility P275/35 ZR 18
Tyres rear Goodyear Eagle F1 Supercar Extended Mobility P325/30 ZR 19
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 355 mm
Rear brake diameter 340 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.5
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID156882
Production total
Model code
Model family C6
RAC rating 54.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2007 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 added 2005-01-10.
Last modified 2013-02-28.