1992 Corvette Specifications

With a beefed-up new engine, the 1992 Corvette was more powerful. The newly standard Automatic Slip Regulation traction control also made it a delight to handle. Here are the specifications for the 1992 Corvette:

Base horsepower jumped by 50 for the 1992 Corvette as the L98 gave way to a much-modified version called LT1.
Base horsepower jumped by 50 for the 1992 Corvette as the L98
gave way to a much-modified version called LT1.

Vehicle Specifications
Hatchback Hatchback (ZR-1)
Convertible
Wheelbase, inches
96.2
96.2
96.2
Length, inches
178.6
178.6
176.6
Width, inches
71.0
73.2
71.0
Track, inches
front: 57.7 rear: 59.1
front: 57.7 rear: 60.6
front: 57.7 rear: 59.1
Height, inches
46.7
46.4
46.4
Curb weight, pounds
3,223
3,465
3,263

Mechanical Specifications (2-door hatchback/convertible)

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
P275/40ZR-17

(P315/35ZR-17 ZR-1, rear)

Brakes
front: anti-lock 11.9-inch disc
rear: anti-lock 11.9-inch disc

Transmission
4-speed automatic
6-speed manual

Standard axle ratio
3.45:1

Engine Specifications

Typeohv V-8dohc V-8
Displacement, liters/cu inch
5.7/350
5.7/350
Bore × Stroke, inches
4.00 x 3.48
3.90 x 3.66
Fuel ManagementMulti-Port Injection
Multi-Port Injection
Horsepower @ rpm300 @ 5,000375 @ 5,800
Torque @ rpm, pound-foot330 @ 4,000370 @ 4,800

Published Performance Numbers

Acceleration
300 hp, 6-speed manual
0-60 mph, sec
5.7
0-100 mph, sec
NA
1/4-mile, sec @ mph
14.1 @ 99.9

Source: Motor Trend

Vehicle Production and Base Prices

Car Type
Production Price
2-door coupe
14,604
$33,635.00
2-door convertible
5,875
40,145.00

Options and Production

Option Production Price
Base Seats, leather
10,565
$475.00
Base Seats, white leather
752
555.00
Sport Seats, leather
7,973
1,100.00
Sport Seats, white leather
709
1,180.00
Power Passenger Seat
16,179
305.00
Power Driver Seat
19,378
305.00
Auxiliary Hardtop
915
1,995.00
Dual Removable Roof Panels
3,739
950.00
Removable Roof Panel, blue tint
6,424
650.00
Removable Roof Panel, bronze tint
3,005
650.00
Electronic Air Conditioning Control
18,460
205.00
Selective Ride and Handling, electronic
5,840
1,695.00
Performance Axle Ratio
2,283
50.00
6-Speed Manual Transmission
5,487
0.00
California Emission Requirements3,092
100.00
Low Tire Pressure Warning Indicator
3,416
325.00
Stereo System, Delco-Bose
3,241
823.00
Stereo System w/CD, Delco-Bose15,199
1,219.00
Luggage Rack (convertible)
845
140.00
Adjustable Suspension Package (coupe)
738
2,045.00
Special Performance Package (coupe)
502
31,683.00

Color Choices and Production

Color Choice
Production Color Choice
Production
White
4,101
Yellow
678
Black
3,209
Bright Aqua Metallic
1,953
Polo Green II Metallic1,995
Black Rose Metallic
1,886
Dark Red Metallic1,148
Quasar Blue Metallic1,043
Bright Red
4,466


Learn about other Corvettes in this generation:

1984 Corvette
1985 Corvette
1986 Corvette
1987 Corvette
1988 Corvette
1989 Corvette
1990 Corvette1991 Corvette1992 Corvette
1993 Corvette
1994 Corvette
1995 Corvette
1996 Corvette


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