1987 Corvette Wallpapers

1987 Corvette Performance & Specifications

Powertrain, Steering, Brakes, Dimensions, & Suspension

During the middle of the 1986 model year, General Motors had acquired a controlling interest in Lotus; a small, British automotive manufacturing company. Already known around the world for having an enviable reputation in Formula One Grand Prix racing and building some truly amazing automobiles, General Motors saw in their acquisition the opportunity to explore advancements in their own engine development programs.

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1987 Corvette Specifications

1987 Corvette Main Specs

MODEL: 1987 Chevrolet Corvette
BODY STYLE: Two-door Coupe/Hatchback, front engine, rear wheel drive
MANUFACTURING LOCATION: Bowling Green, Kentucky
CONSTRUCTION: Fiberglass body, unibody construction with partial, front frame including both steel and stainless steel components.
VEHICLE NUMBERS (VIN): 1G1YY2182H5100001 THRU 1G1YY2182H5130632
VIN SUFFIX: ZJN: 350 CUBIC INCH, 240 HORSEPOWER, AUTO TRANSMISSION
ZLC: 350 CUBIC INCH, 240 HORSEPOWER, MANUAL, ENGINE OIL COOLER
ZLA: 350 CUBIC INCH, 240 HORSEPOWER, AUTO, ENGINE OIL COOLER
ZLB: 350 CUBIC INCH, 240 HORSEPOWER, EXPORT
ENGINE BLOCK NUMBER: 14093638: ALL
HEAD NUMBER: 14101128: ALL

1987 Corvette Powertrain Specifications

Engine: L98 5.7 OHV 350 V-8. 
Cylinders: V8
Block Material:
Cast Iron Alloy
Displacement: 5.7 Litre/350 Cubic Inches
Bore & Stroke: 4.00 x 3.48 inches
Valvetrain: OHV, 2 valves per cyl.
Cylinder Head Material: Cast Iron Alloy
Cylinder Block Deck Height: 9.025 Inches
Compression Ratio: 9.00:1
Horsepower: 240 HP @ 4,000 RPM
Torque: 345 lb-ft @ 3,200 rpm
Fuel Delivery: Tuned-Port Fuel Injection
Fuel Capacity: 20.0 Gallons
Oil Capacity: 4.0 Quarts (Without Filter)
Total Dressed Engine Weight (Dry): 585.7 lbs
Transmission: 4+3 Speed Manual (4 Speed Manual with Overdrive in 3rd and 4th), 4-Speed Automatic
Standard Axle Ratio: 2.59:1 (Automatic), 3.07:1 (Manual)

1987 Corvette Wheels, Suspension & Brakes

Suspension (Coupe)

Front Suspension Single fiberglass composite mono-leaf transverse spring with unequal-length aluminum control arms and stabilizer bar.
Rear Suspension Fully independent five-link system with transverse fiberglass single-leaf springs, aluminum upper/lower trailing links and strut-rod tie-rod assembly

Wheels & Tires (Coupe)

Front Tires P255 / 60VR16
Rear Tires P255 / 60VR16
Front Wheels Wheels: 16 x 8
Front Wheels Wheels: 16 x 8

Brakes (Coupe)

Front Brakes Power Disc Brakes
Rear Brakes Power Disc Brakes

1987 Corvette Exterior Dimensions

Coupe Dimensions

1987 Corvette Dimensions

Exterior Dimensions (Coupe) Interior Dimensions (Coupe)
Wheelbase: 96.2 Inches Headroom: N/A
Overall Length: 176.5 Inches Shoulder Room: N/A
Total Body Width: 71.0 Inches Hip Room: N/A
Overall Height: 46.7 Inches Leg Room: N/A
Front Track Width: 59.6 Inches
Rear Track Width: 60.4 Inches
Min. Ground Clearance 4.5 Inches

Convertible Dimensions

Exterior Dimensions (Coupe) Interior Dimensions (Coupe)
Wheelbase: 96.2 Inches Headroom: N/A
Overall Length: 176.5 Inches Shoulder Room: N/A
Total Body Width: 71.0 Inches Hip Room: N/A
Overall Height: 46.7 Inches Leg Room: N/A
Front Track Width: 59.6 Inches
Rear Track Width: 60.4 Inches
Min. Ground Clearance 4.5 Inches

Capacities

Capacities
Passenger Capacity 2 – Driver & Passenger
Curb Weight (lbs) 3,216 (Coupe), 3,279 (Convertible)
Interior Passenger Volume (cu. ft) 8.4
Interior Trunk Volume (cu. ft) 24 (approximately)
Fuel Capacity (gallons): 20.0
Coolant capacity without heater (qts.) 21.6
Battery: 12 Volt, 3,500 Watts
Generator Output: 14-22 Amps

1987 Callaway

1987 Corvette Performance Results

Performance Results
0-30 MPH: 2.4 Seconds
0-60 MPH: 5.8 Seconds
0-100 MPH: 14.4 Seconds @ 96.0 mph
QUARTER MILE: N/A
TOP SPEED: 150 mph

1987 Callaway