1956 Corvette Chevrolet Corvette Production Numbers, Statistics and RPO Codes
Corvette sales recovered to 3,467 with a slick, all-new 1956 model. The old six was dropped, while the V-8 was upped to 210 or 225 bhp, and manual transmission became standard, garnering praise from sports-car enthusiasts. Here are the specifications for the 1956 Corvette.
front: 57.0 rear: 59.0
Curb Weight, pounds
Mechanical Specifications (2-door convertible)
Suspension front:Independent; unequal-length A-arms, coil springs, antiroll bar, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers rear: Live axle on semi-elliptic leaf springs, antiroll bar, tubular hydraulic shock absorbers