Corvette Stingray C3 1969
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Corvette Stingray C3 1969 specifications
Chevrolet ohv V8
Bore: 106mm / 4.00in
Stroke: 88.4mm / 3.5in
Displacement: 5,737Ccc / 350cu in
Valves: Pushrod/overhead
Compression ratio: 10.25 to 1
Carburettors: single 4 barrel carb
Power output: 300bhp at 5,400rpm
Maximum speed: 132mph
Acceleration: 0-60mph 8.4secs
A.F.C.: 17.2mpg/14.3mpg US
Suspension Front: Coil springs, telescopic dampers, stabilizer bar
Rear: single transverse leaf spring, telescopic dampers, independent lateral struts
Construction: grp body on steel chassis
Brakes: Hydraulic, disc front & rear
Steering: Power ass. rack and pinion
Transmission: Rear wheel drive
Gearbox: 4 speed manual
Clutch: single dry plate
Axle ratio: 3.08 to 1
Wheels: 15in pressed steel, F70-15 tyres front & rear

Wheelbase: 98in
Track - front: 58.7in
Track - rear: 59.4in
Overall length: 182.5in
Overall width: 69in
Overall height: 47.8in
Kerb weight: 3,505 lb

Total built in 1969: 38,762
Convertibles: 16,633
Coupes: 22,129