1984 Corvette Specifications

The first redesigned Corvette in 15 years was more sophisticated and more practical than the beloved Shark, yet every inch Corvette for style and sizzle. Here are the specifications for the 1984 Corvette:

 

1984 Corvette
This view highlights many new C4 features. Among them is a revised all-independent suspension with a transverse, fiberglass-reinforced leaf spring at the front as well as the rear, plus more sophisticated five-link rear geometry and forged aluminum front A-arms.

 

 

Vehicle Specifications
Hatchback
Wheelbase, inches
96.2
Length, inches
176.5
Width, inches
71.0
Track, inches
front: 59.6 rear: 60.4
Height, inches
46.7
Curb weight, pounds
3,200

Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback)

Suspension
front: Independent; unequal length upper and lower A-arms, transverse fiberglass leaf spring, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers, antiroll bar
rear: Independent, upper and lower trailing arms, lateral arms, tie rods, halfshafts,
transverse fiberglass leaf springs, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers, antiroll bar

Wheels/Tires
P225/50VR-16

Brakes
front: 11.5-inch disc
rear: 11.5-inch disc

Transmission
4-speed automatic
4+3-speed manual (4-speed manual with overdrive in 3rd and 4th gears)

Standard axle ratio
2.73:1 (auto) 3.07:1 (manual)

Engine Specifications

Type ohv V-8
Displacement, liters/cubic inch
5.7/350
Bore X stroke, inches4.00 X 3.48
Fuel management
Cross-Fire Throttle Body Fuel Injection
Horsepower @ rpm
205 @ 4,300
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot
290 @ 2,800

Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration205 hp, 4-speed automatic
0-60 mph, second
7.0
0-100 mph, second
NA
1/4-mile, second @ mph
15.5 @ 88

Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
51,547 $21,800.00

Options and Production

Option Production Price
Power Driver Seat
48,702
$210.00
Sport Seats, cloth
4,003
625.00
Sport Seats, leather
40,568
400.00
Power Door Locks
49,545
165.00
Removable Transparent Glass Roof Panels
15,767
595.00
Two-Tone Paint
8,755
428.00
Delco-Bilstein Shock Absorbers
3,729
189.00
Performance Axle Ratio
410
22.00
Engine Oil Cooler
4,295
158.00
Cruise Control49,832
185.00
4-Speed Manual Transmission
6,443
0.00
P255/50VR16 Tires/16 Wheels
51,547 561.00
Radio Delete
104
-331.00
AM/FM Radio Stereo, Cassette
6,689
153.00
AM/FM Radio, Stereo, CB
178
215.00
Stereo System, Delco-Bose
43,607
895.00
Heavy Duty Radiator
12,008
57.00
California Emission Certification
6,833
75.00
Performance Handling Package
25,995
600.20
Rear Window + Side Mirror Defoggers
47,680
160.00

Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production
White
6,417
Medium Gray Metallic
3,147
Light Blue Metallic
1,196
Gold Metallic
2,430
Dark Bronze Metallic
1,371
Silver/Medium Gray
3,629
Light Bronze/Dark Bronze3,693
Bright Silver Metallic
3,109
Black
7,906
Medium Blue Metallic
1,822
Light Bronze Metallic
2,452
Bright Red
1,2942
Light Blue/Medium Blue
1,433

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1984 Corvette
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