Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible, 1970 MY 19400 19467

Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible is a car that has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet type body with a front mounted engine delivering power to the rear wheels. The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible belongs to the 19400 range of cars from Chevrolet. Powering the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible is an overhead valve, 7.4 litre naturally aspirated 8 cylinder powerplant, with 2 valves per cylinder that develops power and torque figures of 390 bhp (395 PS/291 kW) at 4800 rpm and 678 N·m (500 lb·ft/69.1 kgm) at 3400 rpm respectively. The engine transmits power to the wheels by means of a 4 speed manual transmission. Claimed kerb weight is 1577 kg.

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Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible, 1970 MY 19400 19467 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4636 mm
How heavy?
1577 kg
What size engine?
7.4 litre, 7446 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
395 PS / 390 bhp / 291 kW @ 4800 rpm
How much torque?
678 Nm / 500 ft.lb / 69.1 kgm @ 3400 rpm

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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 233 PS 230 bhp 172 kW 1538 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1512 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 193 PS 190 bhp 142 kW 1529 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1629 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 188 PS 185 bhp 138 kW 1629 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 183 PS 180 bhp 134 kW 1606 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1608 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 213 PS 210 bhp 157 kW 1634 kg
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2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 3A 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 167 PS 165 bhp 123 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 5733 cm3 208 PS 205 bhp 153 kW
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 5733 cm3 198 PS 195 bhp 145 kW 1538 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 4M 7446 cm3 274 PS 270 bhp 201 kW 1628 kg

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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7206 cm3 395 PS 390 bhp 291 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 4M 7206 cm3 380 PS 375 bhp 280 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 3A 7206 cm3 395 PS 390 bhp 291 kW
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1970 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2489 mm 98 inches
Track/tread (front) 1491 mm 58.7 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1509 mm 59.4 inches
Length 4636 mm 182.5 inches
Width 1758 mm 69.2 inches
Height 1217 mm 47.9 inches
Ground clearance 114 mm 4.5 inches
length:wheelbase ratio 1.86
Kerb weight 1577 kg 3477 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LS5
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7.4 litre
7446 cc
(454.383 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 108 × 101.6 mm
4.25 × 4 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.06
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
395 PS (390 bhp) (291 kW)
at 4800 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
52.4 bhp/litre
0.86 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
678 Nm (500 ft·lb) (69.1 kgm)
at 3400 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
91.06 Nm/litre
1.1 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.25:1
Fuel system 1 Rochester Quadrajet carburettor
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1144.2 kPa (166 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 930.75 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter N
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 250.74 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
184.42 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
247.31 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.11 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.42 kg/kW
9.06 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 8.0 x 15
Wheel size rear 8.0 x 15
Tyres front F70-15
Tyres rear F70-15
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi
Front brake diameter 298 mm
Rear brake diameter 298 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed manual
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.36
general
Carfolio.com ID268268
Production total
Model code 19467
Model family 19400
RAC rating 57.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1970 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 454 Convertible added 2012-04-07.
Last modified 2013-02-28.