2014 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible, 2015 MY 1YZ67 US

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible is a rear wheel drive vehicle, with the engine placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet bodyshell. Powering the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible is an overhead valve, 6.2 litre supercharged dry-sumped 8 cylinder engine, with 2 valves per cylinder that produces power and torque figures of 650 bhp (659 PS/485 kW) at 6400 rpm and 881 N·m (650 lb·ft/89.8 kgm) at 3600 rpm respectively. It features dry sump-type lubrication. The engine drives the wheels compliments of a 7 speed manual gearbox.

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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible, 2015 MY 1YZ67 US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4518 mm
What size engine?
6.2 litre, 6162 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
659 PS / 650 bhp / 485 kW @ 6400 rpm
How much torque?
881 Nm / 650 ft.lb / 89.8 kgm @ 3600 rpm

Chevrolet Corvette models

2 door fixed-head coupé FR 7M 6162 cm3 466 PS 460 bhp 343 kW 1555 kg
2 door fixed-head coupé FR 8A 6162 cm3 466 PS 460 bhp 343 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7M 6162 cm3 466 PS 460 bhp 343 kW 1582 kg
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 8A 6162 cm3 466 PS 460 bhp 343 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 8A 6162 cm3 659 PS 650 bhp 485 kW
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7M 6162 cm3 456 PS 450 bhp 336 kW
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible -
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7M 6162 cm3 456 PS 450 bhp 336 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 456 PS 450 bhp 336 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 6A 6162 cm3 456 PS 450 bhp 336 kW

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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type2 seater convertible/cabriolet
Number of doors2
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2710 mm 106.7 inches
Track/tread (front) 1613 mm 63.5 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1587 mm 62.5 inches
Length 4518 mm 177.9 inches
Width 1965 mm 77.4 inches
Height 1235 mm 48.6 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.67
Kerb weight
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type supercharged petrol
Engine manufacturer Chevrolet
Engine code LT4
Cylinders V 8 in 90° vee
Capacity 6.2 litre
6162 cc
(376.028 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103.25 × 92 mm
4.06 × 3.62 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
16 valves in total
maximum power output 659 PS (650 bhp) (485 kW)
at 6400 rpm
Specific output 105.5 bhp/litre
1.73 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 881 Nm (650 ft·lb) (89.8 kgm)
at 3600 rpm
Specific torque 142.97 Nm/litre
1.73 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminium block & head
sump dry sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1796.7 kPa (260.6 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings 5
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 770.25 cc
Aspiration S/Charged
Compressor 1 Eaton R1740 TVS supercharger
Intercooler
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
Weight-to-power ratio
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 power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 10 x 19
Wheel size rear 12 x 20
Tyres front Michelin Pilot Super Sport P285/30 ZR 19
Tyres rear Michelin Pilot Super Sport P335/25 ZR 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 371 mm
Rear brake diameter 365 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 7 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.48
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID370645
Production total
Model code 1YZ67
Model family
RAC rating 52.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible added 2014-09-07.
Last modified 2016-12-27.