EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS:
Wheelbase:
Overall Length:
Total Body Width:
Overall Height:
104.5 Inches
179.7 Inches
73.6 Inches
47.7 Inches
Corvette Overview --
C5 --
1999 Specifications
THE C5 CORVETTE - SPECIFICATIONS
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The 1999 Corvette Coupe, Convertible and FRC (Fixed Roof Coupe)
MODEL: 1999 Chevrolet CorvetteBODY STYLE: Two-door Coupe, Convertible, Hard Top front engine, rear wheel drive
MANUFACTURING LOCATION: Bowling Green, Kentucky

CONSTRUCTION:
VEHICLE NUMBERS (Also known as VIN Numbers): 

VIN SUFFIX:


ENGINE BLOCK NUMBER:



HEAD NUMBER: 12559853: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER
ZAB: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER, AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ZAA: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER, MANUAL TRANSMISSION
1999 CORVETTE FACTORY OPTIONS
CODE:   DESCRIPTION: QUANTITY:      RETAIL PRICE:

1YY07
1YY37
1YY67
AAB
AG1
AG2
AQ9
B34
B84
CC3
C2L
CJ2
D42
F45
G92
JL4
MN6
N37
N73
T82
T96
TR9
UN0
UV6
UZ6
U1S
V49
YF5
Z51
86U
Base Corvette Sport Coupe
Base Corvette Hardtop
Base Corvette Convertible
Memory Package
Power Driver Seat (Hardtop)
Power Passenger Seat (Coupe & Convertible)
Sport Seats (Coupe and Convertible)
Floor Mats
Body Side Moldings
Removable Roof Panel, Blue Tint (Coupe)
Dual Removable Roof Panels (Coupe)
Electronic Dual Zone Air Conditioning
Luggage Shade and Parcel Net (Coupe)
Selective Real Time Damping (Coupe & Convertible)
Performance Axle Ratio (3.15 ration) (automatic)
Active Handling System
6-Speed Manual Transmission (Coupe & Convertible)
Telescopic Steering, Power (Coupe & Convertible)
Magnesium Wheels
Twilight Sentinal (Coupe & Convertible)
Fog Lamps
Lighting Package (Hardtop only)
Delco Stereo System with CD
Head Up Display (HUD)
Bose Speaker Package (Hardtop)
Remote Compact 12-Disc Changer
Front License Plate Frame
California Emissions
Performance Handling Package
Magnetic Red Metallic Paint (Coupe & Convertible)
18,078
4,031
11,161
23,829
3,716
27,089
24,573
32,706
19,348
5,235
6,307
25,672
18,058
7,515
14,525
20,174
13,729
16,847
2,029
18,895
28,546
3,037
20,442
19,034
3,348
16,997
17,742
3,336
4,249
2,733
$39,171.00
$38,777.00
$45,579.00
$150.00
$305.00
$305.00
$625.00
$25.00
$75.00
$650.00
$950.00
$365.00
$50.00
$1,695.00
$100.00
$500.00
$825.00
$350.00
$3,000.00
$60.00
$69.00
$95.00
$100.00
$375.00
$820.00
$600.00
$15.00
$170.00
$350.00
$500.00
12559846 & 12550592: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER, EARLY PRODUCTION
12560621 & 12562174: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER
12560626 & 12559378: 346 CUBIC INCH, 345 HORSEPOWER, LATE PRODUCTION
Torch Red
Black
Sebring Silver
Metallic
Nassau Blue
Metallic
Arctic White
Red
Black
Magnetic Red Metallic
Light Grey
Sport Seats
Navy Blue Metallic
INTERIOR COLOR TEMPLATE:
EXTERIOR COLOR TEMPLATE:
Standard Seats
SEATS:
Light Oak
Aluminum Wheels
WHEELS:
Custom Sport Magnesium Wheels
Light Pewter
Metallic
Maximum Upshft Vehicle Speed Drive Range
1st Gear to 2nd Gear:
2nd Gear to 3rd Gear:
3rd Gear to 4th Gear:
Max. Upshift Engine rpm:
CORVETTE POWERTRAIN SPECIFICATIONS
Engine
Order Code:
Type:

Number of Cylinders
Displacement (liters/cid):
Fuel induction system:
Horsepower (SAE net @ rpm):
Torque (lbs.-ft. @ rpm):
Valves per cylinder:
Hydraulic roller lifters:
Roller rocker arms:
Bore Spacing (C/L to C/L)
Bore x stroke (mm.):
Redline (rpm):
Compression ratio:
Total Dressed Engine Weight Dry:
Automatic
Manual
Firing Order:
Cylinder Number System;
Left Bank:
Right Bank:
Fuel Required:
Fuel Antiknock index (R+M) +2
Recommended Fuel:
EPA - Automatic Transmission
City:
Highway:
Max cruising range
EPA - Manual Transmission
City:
Highway:
Max cruising range
LS1
90 degree V, Front Longitudinal, OHV
8
5.67 / 346
Sequential Fuel Injection
345 @ 5,600
350 @ 4,400
2
Standard
Standard
111.8 mm
99.00 x 92.00
6,000 rpm
10.1:1

208.4 kg
226.1 kg
18726543

1-3-5-7
2-4-6-8
Unleaded
87
Premium Unleaded

17 mpg
25 mpg
478 miles

18 mpg
28 mpg
544 miles
Engine Materials
Block:
Block Mass:
Block Deck Height:
Block Length:
Cylinder Head:
Cylinder Head Liner:
Cylinder Head Mass kg (lbs):
Cylinder Head Volume:
Head Gasket Thickness
Intake Manifold:
Intake Manifold Mass:
Exhaust Manifold:
Exhaust Manifold Mass:

Main Bearing Caps:
Crankshaft:
Crankshaft Mass:
Camshaft:
Camshaft Mass:
Cam drive:
Connecting Rod:
Connecting Rod Mass:
Connecting Rod Length:
Pistons:
Pistons Mass:


Emission control System
Cast Aluminum
48.6 kg. (107.1 lbs.)
234.7 mm
519.0 mm
Cast Aluminum
Cast Iron
9.2 (20.3)
66.9 cubic cm. (4.08 cubic in.)
1.33 mm
Composite
7.2 kg (15.9 lbs)
Stainless Steel
Right; 5.3 kg (11.7 lbs.),
Left: 5.2 kg (11.5 lbs.)

Cast Nodular Iron
23.0 kg (50.7 lbs.)
Steel
4.4 kg (9.7 lbs.)
Chain
Powder Metal
0.62 kg (1.4 lbs.)
154.9 mm
Aluminum
44 g (15.5 oz.)
3.06:1
1.63:1
1.00:1
0.70:1
1.91:1
Type:
Order Code:
Model:
Standard
Rear Wheel Drive
M30
4L60-E
Hydra-Matic
Rear-Mounted
4-Speed Automatic w/Overdrive
Gear Ratio
1st Gear:
2nd Gear:
3rd Gear:
4th Gear:
Reverse:
Axle Ratio:                2.73;1 (3.15 optional)
Overall Top Gear:    1.91:1 (2.20 optional)
48 mph (77 km/hr)
90 mph (145 km/hr)
146 mph (235 km/hr)
6,000 rpm
Maximum Kickdown  Vehicle Speed Drive Range
4th Gear to 3rd Gear:
3rd Gear to 2nd Gear:
2nd Gear to 1st Gear:
134 mph (216 km/hr)
78 mph (126 km/hr)
38 mph (61 km/hr)
Torque Converter
Type:
Torus Design:
Number of Elements:
Max. Ratio at stall:
Type of Cooling:
Nominal Diameter:
Capacity Factor "K":
Three Element with Converter Clutch
Full function
Three
1.91
Liquid
298 mm
95 (input speed divided by torque squared)
Automatic Transmission
Type: 
Order Code:
Model:
Optional
Rear Wheel Drive
MN6
T56
Borg-Warner
Rear-Mounted
6-Speed Manual
2.66:1
1.78:1
1.30:1
1.00:1
0.74:1
0.50:1
2.90:1
Gear Ratio
1st Gear:
2nd Gear:
3rd Gear:
4th Gear:
5th Gear:
6th Gear:
Reverse:
Axle Ratio:                3.42:1
Overall Top Gear:    1.71:1
Manual Transmission
Clutch
Clutch Manufacturer:
Clutch Type:
Linkage:
Max Pedal Effort (Nominal Spring Load):
Depressed:
Released:
Type Pressure Plate Springs:
Total Spring Load:
Luk, Inc.
297 mm Type - Dry Clutch - Push Type - Single Disk
Hydraulic Pre-Filled

145 N (32.6 lbs.)
90 N (20.2 lbs.)
Diaphragm
11,500 N (Static) (2,584 lbs.)
Suspension - Front
Type:
Suspension - Rear
Type:
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS:
Wheelbase:
Overall Length:
Total Body Width:
Overall Height:
104.5 Inches
179.7 Inches
73.6 Inches
47.8 Inches
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Headroom:
Shoulder Room:
Hip Room:
Leg Room:
37.9 Inches
55.3 Inches
54.2 Inches
42.7 Inches.
Coupe
Track Width, Front:
Track Width, Rear:
Min. Ground Clearance:
62.0 Inches
62.1 Inches

INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Headroom:
Shoulder Room:
Hip Room:
Leg Room:
37.6 Inches
55.3 Inches
54.2 Inches
42.7 Inches.
Convertible
Track Width, Front:
Track Width, Rear:
Min. Ground Clearance:
62.0 Inches
62.1 Inches

EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS:
Wheelbase:
Overall Length:
Total Body Width:
Overall Height:
104.5 Inches
179.7 Inches
73.6 Inches
47.9 Inches
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Headroom:
Shoulder Room:
Hip Room:
Leg Room:
37.8 Inches
55.3 Inches
54.2 Inches
42.7 Inches.
Hardtop / FRC
Track Width, Front:
Track Width, Rear:
Min. Ground Clearance:
62.0 Inches
62.1 Inches

Steering
Type:
Ratio:
Wheel diameter (in.):
Turns, Stop-toStop:
Turning Diameter, curb-to-curb (ft.):
Turning Diameter, wall-to-wall (ft.):
Power-Assisted, Speed-Sensitive, Magnetic, Variable Effort Power Rack and Ponion
16.1:1

2.32
40.0
41.3
Brakes
Type:
Anti-lock system (Standard):
Rotor diameter x thickness, front (in.):
Rotor diameter x thickness, rear (in.):
Swept area, fr. / rr. (sq. in.):
Power-Assisted, Four-Wheel Vented Disc
Four Wheel (Bosch ABS V)
12.6 x 1.26
11.8 x 1.00
258 / 158
Wheels / Tires
Wheel Type:
Standard:
Optional:
Wheels, size:
Front:
Rear:
Tire, size:
Front:
Rear:
Tires, manufacturer / type:
Cast Aluminum
Magnesium (bronze tone)

17" x 8.5"
18" x 9.5"

P245/45ZR-17
P275/40ZR-18
Extended-Mobility (EMT) Eagle F1 High-Performance
CAPACITIES
Passenger Capacity:
Curb Weight (lbs.)
manual trans.
auto. trans.
Interior Passenger Volume (cu.ft):
Interior Trunk Volume (cu. ft):
Fuel Capacity (gallons):
Engine Oil Capacity (qts.):
Coolant Capacity (qts.):
Battery (CCA):
Coefficient of Drag (cd):
Weight Dist. Front/Rear (%):
Coupe
2 - Driver & Passenger

3,230
3,253
51.4
24.8
19.1
6.0 (with filter)
11.5 quarts, 11.8 w/ man. trans.
600
0.29 cd

PERFORMANCE RESULTS
Weight-to-power ratio, auto. trans. (lbs:hp):
Weight-to-power ratio, man. trans. (lbs:hp):
Specific output (hp/liter):
0-60 MPH, Manual Trans. (seconds):
0-60 MPH, Auto Trans. (seconds):
Quarter Mile (seconds / mph):
Top Speed (mph):
Lateral Acceleration (g):
600-ft Slalom (mph):
Braking, 30 - 0 mph (ft.):
Braking, 60 - 0 mph (ft.):
Convertible
2 - Driver & Passenger

3,231
3,254
N/A
13.8 (Top up), 11.1 (Top down)
19.1
6.0 (with filter)
11.5 quarts, 11.8 w/ man. trans.
600
0.34 cd

Coupe



4.9 (C&D)

13.3 / 109 (C&D)
171 (C&D)
Convertible




Hardtop
2 - Driver & Passenger

3,174
N/A
51.7
13.3
19.1
6.0 (with filter)
11.8
600
0.31 cd
52/48
Hardtop



4.8 (C&D)
N/A
13.2 @ 110 (C&D)
169 (C&D)
0.91 (R&T)
62.3 (R&T 700 ft)

125 (R&T)
Goodyear Eagle F1 GS Tires
COLOR CODES AND QUANTITIES:
CODE
10
11
13
23
28
41
70
86
EXTERIOR
Arctic White
Light Pewter Metallic
Sebring Silver Metallic
Nassau Blue Metallic
Navy Blue Metallic
Black
Torch Red
Magnetic Red Metallic
Coupe
1,466
3,325
2,321
587
919
3,489
4,382
1,569
INTERIOR COLOR OPTIONS
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak, Red
Black, Light Grey, Red
Black, Light Grey, Red
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak, Red
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak
Black, Light Grey, Light Oak
Conv
979
1,799
1,189
245
520
2,519
2,734
1,164
Total
2,756
6,164
3,510
1,034
1,439
7,235
8,361
2,733
FRC
311
1,040
N/A
202
N/A
1,122
1,245
N/A
CONVERTIBLE TOP COLORS AND QUANTITIES:
CODE
16T
41T
67T
TOTAL
673
7,583
2,905
COLOR
White
Black
Light Oak
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