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Key Design Developments of the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette

  • Special Publication
  • SP-1282
  • ISBN 0-7680-0038-6
Published June 20, 1997 by SAE International in United States
Key Design Developments of the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette
Sector:
Language:
  • English
Pages:
  • 80 pages

This publication reviews vehicle concepts considered by General Motors engineers during the unfolding of the design of the fifth generation Chevrole Corvette (C5). Concepts include mid-engine, integral powertrain and chassis structure, and all-wheel drive. Complete contents include: objective ride a handling goals for the 1997 Chevrole Corvette; desgin synthesis of suspension architecture for the 1997 Chevrole Corvette; synthesis of chassis parameters for ride and handling on the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette; rade and handling development of the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette; the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette structure architecture synthesis; and the 1997 Chevrolet Corvette suspension crossmembers.