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Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Specs

(1977 - 1978) - Technical Specifications for Years 1977, 1978
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With a curb weight of 3624 lbs (1644 kgs), the Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto has a naturally-aspirated V 8 cylinder engine, Petrol motor, with the engine code GM Chevrolet Small-Block V-8 350 L48.
This engine produces a maximum power of 177 PS (175 bhp - 130 kW) at 3800 rpm and a maximum torque of 359 Nm (264 lb.ft) at 2400 rpm. The power is transmitted to the road by the rear wheel drive (RWD) with a 3 speed Automatic gearbox.
On the topic of chassis details responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 has Independent, SLA Type, Coil Springs, Stabilizer Bar 0.875 in/diam (1.12in/diam on FE7 code optional Gymkhana suspension) front suspension and Full independent with frame-anchored differencial. 3-Links: tubular axle drive shafts, torque control arms and transverse strut rods. Leaf springs. Stabilizer bar 0.440in/diam (FE7 code optional Gymkhana suspension only) rear suspension. Stock tire sizes are 225 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the front, and 225 / 70 on 15 inch rims at the rear. For stopping power, the Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto braking system includes Vented Discs at the front and Vented Discs at the rear.
The Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 model is a Coupé car manufactured by Chevrolet, with 2 doors and 2 seats, sold new from year 1977 until 1978, and available after that as a used car.

Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Engine Technical Data Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Engine Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders : V 8
Engine Code : GM Chevrolet Small-Block V-8 350 L48
Fuel type : Petrol
Fuel System : Rochester Quadrajet Carburetor
Lubrication :
Coolant :
Engine Alignment : Longitudinal
Engine Position : Front
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity : 5733 cm3 or 349.8 cu-in
Bore x Stroke : 101.60 x 88.40 mm
3.98 x 3.46 inches
Number of valves : 16 Valves
Aspiration : N/A
Compression Ratio : 8.50
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower : 177 PS or 175 bhp or 130 kW @ 3800 rpm
Maximum torque : 359 Nm or 264 lb.ft @ 2400 rpm
Drive wheels - Traction - Drivetrain : RWD
Transmission Gearbox - Number of speeds :

Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Fuel Consumption (Economy), Emissions and Range

Fuel Consumption - Economy - EPA Highway ( - 2008): 18 mpg US
13.1 L/100 Km / 22 mpg UK
Fuel Consumption - Economy - EPA City ( - 2008): 13 mpg US
18.1 L/100 Km / 16 mpg UK
Fuel Consumption - Economy - EPA Combined ( - 2008): 15 mpg US
15.7 L/100 Km / 18 mpg UK
Range (EPA): 360 miles or 579 Km
Fuel Tank Capacity : 91 L
20 UK gallons
24 US gallons

Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Performance Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Performance

Top Speed : - km/h or - Mph
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) : - s

Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto Size, Dimensions, Aerodynamics and Weight

Body : Coupé
Num. of Doors : 2
Wheelbase : 248.9 cm or 97.99 inches
Length : 470.4 cm or 185.2 inches
Width : 175.3 cm or 69.02 inches
Height : 121.9 cm or 47.99 inches
Front Axle : 149.1 cm or 58.7 inches
Rear Axle : 151.1 cm or 59.49 inches
Ground clearance : 10.9 cm / 4.29 inches
Num. of Seats : 2
Aerodynamic drag coefficient - Cx : -
Front Brakes - Disc dimensions : Vented Discs (298 mm)
Rear Brakes - Dics dimensions : Vented Discs (298 mm)
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions : 225/70 R15
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions : 225/70 R15
Turning radius : 11.3 m / 37.1 feet
Curb Weight : 1644 kg OR 3624 lbs
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 9.3 kg/hp
Trunk / Boot capacity : - L
Steering : Recirculating bearing ball and nut steering. Hydraulic Power-Steering
Front Suspension : Independent, SLA Type, Coil Springs, Stabilizer Bar 0.875 in/diam (1.12in/diam on FE7 code optional Gymkhana suspension)
Rear Suspension : Full independent with frame-anchored differencial. 3-Links: tubular axle drive shafts, torque control arms and transverse strut rods. Leaf springs. Stabilizer bar 0.440in/diam (FE7 code optional Gymkhana suspension only)
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What engine is in Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto?
The Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto has a V 8, Petrol engine with 5733 cm3 / 349.8 cu-in capacity.

How many horsepower (hp) does a 1977 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto have?
The 1977 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto has 177 PS / 175 bhp / 130 kW.

How much does a Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto weighs?
The Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto weighs 1644 Kg / 3624 lbs.

Is Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto All Wheel Drive (AWD)?
No, the Chevrolet Corvette C3 Coupe 1978 350 V8 California-market Auto is not All Wheel Drive (AWD). It's Rear Wheel Drive (RWD).