Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible, 2017 MY US

The Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible is a rear wheel drive motor car, with its engine placed in the front, and a 2 door convertible/cabriolet body. Its 8 cylinder, overhead valve naturally aspirated engine has 2 valves per cylinder and a displacement of 6.2 litres. This unit provides power and torque figures of 460 bhp (466 PS/343 kW) at 6000 rpm and 630 Nm (465 lbft/64.2 kgm) at 4600 rpm respectively. This power is transmitted to the wheels via a 7 speed manual gearbox. The claimed weight at the kerb is 1582 kg.

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Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible, 2017 MY US information summary

What body style?
2 door convertible/cabriolet with 2 seats
How long?
4493 mm
How heavy?
1582 kg
What size engine?
6.2 litre, 6162 cm3
How many cylinders?
8, V
How much power?
466 PS / 460 bhp / 343 kW @ 6000 rpm
How much torque?
630 Nm / 465 ft.lb / 64.2 kgm @ 4600 rpm
How economical?
16/25 US MPG EPA city/highway

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 8A 6162 cm3 466 PS 460 bhp 343 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7M 6162 cm3 659 PS 650 bhp 485 kW
2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 8A 6162 cm3 659 PS 650 bhp 485 kW
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2 door convertible/​cabriolet FR 7M 6162 cm3 456 PS 450 bhp 336 kW
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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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2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport 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) 1588 mm 62.5 inches
Length 4493 mm 176.9 inches
Width 1966 mm 77.4 inches
Height 1237 mm 48.7 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.66
Kerb weight 1582 kg 3488 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 70 litres 15.4 UK Gal 18.5 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer GM
Engine code
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
(SAE net)
466 PS (460 bhp) (343 kW)
at 6000 rpm
Specific output
(SAE net)
74.7 bhp/litre
1.22 bhp/cu in
maximum torque
(SAE net)
630 Nm (465 ft·lb) (64.2 kgm)
at 4600 rpm
Specific torque
(SAE net)
102.24 Nm/litre
1.24 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction cast aluminium block & head
sump
compression ratio
Fuel system direct petrol injection
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1284.8 kPa (186.3 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 770.25 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 294.81 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
216.83 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
290.77 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.13 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 4.61 kg/kW
7.7 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 16/25 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km14.7/9.4 l/100km city/highway
km/litre6.8/10.6 km/l city/highway
UK MPG19.2/30.0 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG16.0/25.0 US MPG city/highway
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
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 P225/25 ZR 20
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 370 mm
Rear brake diameter 365 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 7 speed manual
Top gear ratio
Final drive ratio 3.42
general
Carfolio.com ID507265
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 52.9
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible added 2017-01-05.
Last modified 2017-01-05.