2001 Corvette Specifications

Chevrolet introduced the powerful new Z06 to the 2001 Corvette lineup. Revised suspension, red brake calipers, and rear brake cooling ducts were among many other Z06 exclusives. The 2001 convertible and coupe models also benefited from the new LS6 V-8 developed for the Z06. Here are the specifications for the 2001 Corvette:

The 2001 Corvette convertible got a smoother-looking soft top with better sealing and sound insulation.
The 2001 Corvette convertible got a smoother-looking soft top
with better sealing and sound insulation.

Vehicle Specifications
HatchbackConvertible
Coupe
Wheelbase, inches
104.5
104.5
104.5
Length, inches
179.7
179.7
179.7
Width, inches
73.6
73.6
73.6
Track, inches
front: 62.1 rear: 62.2
front: 62.1 rear: 62.2 front: 62.1 rear: 62.2
Height, inches
47.8
47.7
47.9
Curb weight, pounds
3,212
3,207
3,130

Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback/convertible/coupe)

Suspension
front: Independent; upper and lower A-arms, transverse composite monoleaf spring, tube shock absorbers, antiroll bar
rear: Independent, upper and lower A-arms, toe links,
transverse composite monoleaf springs, tube shock absorbers, antiroll bar

Wheels/Tires
front: P245/45ZR-17 (Z06, P265/40ZR-17)

rear: P275/40ZR-18
(Z06, P295/35ZR-18)

Brakes
front: anti-lock 12.6-inch disc
rear: anti-lock 11.6-inch disc

Transmission
4-speed automatic
6-speed manual

Standard axle ratio
2.73:1 (auto) 3.42:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type
ohv V-8
ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cu inch
5.7/350
5.7/350
Bore × stroke, inches
3.90 × 3.62
3.90 × 3.62
Fuel management
Sequential Injection
Sequential Injection
Horsepower @ rpm
350 @ 5,600
385 @ 6,000
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot
375 @ 4,400385 @ 4,800

Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration
385 hp, 6-speed manual
0-60 mph, sec
4.6
0-100 mph, sed
10.5
1/4-mile, sec @ mph
13.0 @ 110.5

Source: Road & Track

Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door hatchback 15,681
$40,475.00
2-door Z06 coupe
5,773
47,500.00
2-door convertible 14,173
47,000.00

Options and Production

Option Production Price
Preferred Equipment Group (hatchback)
2,514
$1,639.00
Preferred Equipment Group (convertible)
1,710
1,769.00
Preferred Equipment Group (hatchback)
11,558
2,544.00
Preferred Equipment Group (convertible)
11,881
2,494.00
Memory Package
4,780
150.00
Floor Mats
34,907
25.00
Body Side Moldings
20,457
75.00
Dual Removable Roof Panels
5,099
1,100.00
Removable Roof Panel, blue tint
4,769
650.00
Electrochromic Mirrors
4,576
120.00
Selective Real Time Damping
5,620
1,695.00
Performance Axle Ratio (3.25 ratio for automatic)
12,882
300.00
6-Speed Manual Transmission
16,019
815.00
Magnesium Wheels
1,022
2,000.00
Polished Aluminum Wheels
22,980
895.00
Corvette Museum Delivery
457
490.00
Delco Stereo Cassette (replaces std radio)
6,844
-100.00
Delco Stereo System w/CD
28,783
100.00
Remote 12-Disc Changer
14,198
600.00
Front License Plate Frame
18,935
15.00
Performance Handling Package
7,817
350.00
Millennium Yellow w/tint coat
3,887
600.00
Magnetic Red Metallic Paint
3,322
600.00

Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production Color Choice
Production
Light Pewter Metallic3,462
Quicksilver Metallic
4,822
Navy Blue Metallic 2,587
Speedway White
2,465
Black6,971
Torch Red7,192
Millennium Yellow3,887
Magnetic Red Metallic3,322
Dark Bowling Green Metallic
919


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1997 Corvette1998 Corvette1999 Corvette
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