The 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray was just released July 18, 2019, at Tustin, California as General Motors President Mark Reuss drove the 2020 Corvette C8 onto the stage of a World War II-era blimp hangar outside Los Angeles.
Chevrolet also released a press release with details on the new 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray. In this blog post, there are the details of the First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette that was Revealed on July 18, 2019. Details about the new C8 Corvette Stingray design, engine, colors, options, and more.
And now this blog post: You will find Engine Specifications, Transmission and Axle Specifications, Chassis and Suspension Specifications, Interior and Exterior Dimensions and Weights and Capacities.
2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray Preliminary Specifications
|Type:||LT2 6.2L V8 VVT with direct injection and Active Fuel Management (cylinder deactivation)|
|Bore & stroke (in / mm):||4.06 x 3.62 / 103.25 x 92|
|Block Material:||A319-T7 cast aluminum with cast-in iron cylinder liners and nodular main bearing caps|
|Oiling System:||Dry sump-type (7.5-qt. capacity); includes oil-spray piston cooling|
|Oil Type:||Dexos 2 0W40 synthetic|
|Cylinder Head Material:||319-T7 cast aluminum|
|Combustion Chamber volume:||59cc|
|Valvetrain:||Overhead valve, two valves per cylinder; dual-equal variable valve timing.|
|Valve Size (in / mm):||2.13 / 54 hollow (intake) & 1.59 / 40.4 sodium filled (exhaust)|
|Fuel Delivery:||Direct injection with Active Fuel Management: Max pressure: 2,175 psi (15 Mpa / 150 bar)|
|Firing Order:||1-8-7-2-6-5-4-3 (all cylinders); 1-7-6-4 (with deactivation)|
|Throttle body:||87mm single bore (electronic)|
|ECU:||GM E99 (32-bit processing)|
| Horsepower |
(hp / kW @ rpm):
|SAE-certified to 495 / 369 @ 6450 rpm (with performance exhaust)|
| Torque |
(lb.-ft./ Nm @ rpm):
|SAE-certified to 470 / 637 @ 5150 rpm (with performance exhaust)|
TRANSMISSION & AXLE
|Type:||M1L 8-speed dual clutch (DCT)|
CHASSIS & SUSPENSION
|Front Suspension:||Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, forged aluminum upper and cast aluminum L-shape lower control arms; monotube shock absorbers (46mm /); Magnetic Selective Ride Control 4.0 available on Z51. Adjustable front lift with memory is available|
|Rear Suspension:||Short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone, forged aluminum upper and cast aluminum L-shape lower control arms; direct-acting stabilizer bar; monotube shock absorbers (46mm); Magnetic Selective Ride Control 4.0 available with Z51|
|Steering Type:||Bosch/ZF variable-ratio rack-and-pinion with electric power assist; includes Active Steer Stops with available Magnetic Ride Control 4.0|
| Turning Circle |
(ft. / m):
|11.6 m (std.) 11.1 m (with FE4 Magnetic Ride Control)|
|Brake Type:||Front and rear E-boost-assisted discs with Brembo four-piston/two-piece front calipers and four-piston/monobloc rear calipers With Z51 – Front and rear E-boost-assisted discs with Brembo four-piston monobloc caliper at front and rear|
|Brake Rotor Size (in / mm):|| Front:
12.6 x 1.18 (321 x 30)
13.3 x 1.18 (345 x 30) – with Z51|
Rear: 13.6 x 1.02 (339 x 26) Rear: 13.8 x 1.06 (350 x 27) – with Z51
|Wheel Size:||Front: 19-inch x 8.5-inch (w/5 x 120mm bolt pattern) Rear: 20-inch x 11-inch (w/5 x 120mm bolt pattern)|
|Tire Type and Size:|| Stingray:
Michelin Pilot Sport ALS
Stingray with Z51: Michelin Pilot
^Do not use summer-only tires in winter conditions, as it would adversely affect vehicle safety, performance and durability. Use only GM-approved tire and wheel combinations. Unapproved combinations my change the vehicle’s performance characteristics. For important tire and wheel information, go to: my.chevrolet.com/learn/tires/ or see your dealer.
| Wheelbase |
(in. / mm):
|107.2 / 2722|
| Overall Length |
(in. / mm):
| Overall Width |
(in. / mm):
|76.1 / 1934|
| Overall Height |
(in. / mm):
|48.6 / 1234|
|Track (in. mm):||(front) 64.9 / 1648 (rear) 62.4 / 1586|
|Headroom (in. / mm):||37.9 / 962|
|Legroom (in. / mm):||42.8 / 1086|
|Shoulder Room (in. / mm):||54.4 / 1381|
|Hip Room (in. / mm):||52.0 / 1321|
WEIGHTS & CAPACITIES
|Dry Weight (lb. / kg):||3366 / 1530|
|Cargo Volume (cu. ft. / L)^:||12.6 / 356.8|
^Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.
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