1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Automatic, 1968 MY 19400 19467

This vehicle has a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body style with a front located engine driving through the rear wheels. It is part of Chevrolet's 19400 family of cars. The power is produced by a naturally aspirated engine of 7 litre capacity. This powerplant features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 8 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It develops 400 bhp (406 PS/298 kW) of power at 5400 rpm, and maximum torque of 624 N·m (460 lb·ft/63.6 kgm) at 3600 rpm. A 3 speed automatic transmission transmits the power to the wheels. Its claimed kerb weight is 1572 kg.

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1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Automatic, 1968 MY 19400 19467 information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4625 mm
How heavy?
1572 kg
What size engine?
7 litre, 6992 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
406 PS / 400 bhp / 298 kW @ 5400 rpm
How much torque?
624 Nm / 460 ft.lb / 63.6 kgm @ 3600 rpm

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1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Automatic data
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2489 mm 98 inches
Track/tread (front) 1481 mm 58.3 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1499 mm 59 inches
Length 4625 mm 182.1 inches
Width 1758 mm 69.2 inches
Height 1214 mm 47.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.86
Kerb weight 1572 kg 3466 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 75.8 litres 16.7 UK Gal 20 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code L68
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 7 litre
6992 cc
(426.678 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 107.95 × 95.5 mm
4.25 × 3.76 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.13
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output
(gross)
406 PS (400 bhp) (298 kW)
at 5400 rpm
Specific output
(gross)
57.2 bhp/litre
0.94 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(gross)
624 Nm (460 ft·lb) (63.6 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque
(gross)
89.24 Nm/litre
1.08 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast iron block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.25:1
Fuel system 3 Rochester 3925516/3902353 carburettors
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1121.5 kPa (162.7 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 874 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 257.99 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
189.75 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
254.45 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.11 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 5.27 kg/kW
8.8 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 3.400
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 7.00 x 15
Wheel size rear 7.00 x 15
Tyres front F70-15-4PR
Tyres rear F70-15-4PR
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di
Front brake diameter 298 mm
Rear brake diameter 298 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 3 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 1
Final drive ratio 3.08
general
Carfolio.com ID273108
Production total
Model code 19467
Model family 19400
RAC rating 57.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Automatic added 2012-05-29.
Last modified 2013-02-28.