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<< 1993 Corvette Production
1995 Corvette Production >>

1994 Corvette Production

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Model Year Highlights
  • For 1994, two new exterior colors appeared: Admiral Blue Metallic and Copper Metallic. Only 116 Corvettes were built in Copper Metallic. The reason why so few Copper Metallic Corvettes where built was because the Bowling Green Assembly Plant couldn't get the pigment to match (the bumpers and body panels of the C4 back then were not painted at the same time because the bumpers required a special additive to make the paint on them more flexible), and there was also a problem with the metallic flake in the paint.
  • ZR-1s received new 5 spoke wheels.
  • Air conditioning systems were revised to use R-134A refrigerant.
  • Convertible rear windows were now glass instead of plastic.
  • Recommended tire pressures were decreased from 35psi to 30psi (except for ZR-1s). RPO FX3 spring rates were lowered to improve ride quality.
  • For 1994, all Corvettes came equipped with leather seats. Cloth seats were no longer an option.
  • Interior refinements included a new redesigned two spoke steering wheel, passenger-side air bag and knee bolster, new seat and door trim, express-down driver's side power window, new white white instrument graphics which turned to a tangerine color at night. The tire jack was relocated to a compartment behing the passenger seat.
  • Base LT1 engine refinements included:  new sequential port fuel injection system which improved response, idle quality, driveability and emissions by firing injectors in sequence with the engine's firing order. A more power igntion system reduced engine start times.

Production Numbers
RPO Description Price Coupe Convertible Total
1YY07 Base Coupe $36,185   17,984
1YY67 Base Convertible $42,960   5,346
AC1 Power Passenger Seat $305 13,007 4,856 17,863
AC3 Power Driver Seat $305 16,324 5,268 21,592
AK5 Driver and Passenger Front Seat Inflatable Restraint System NA NA NA NA
AQ9 Leather Sport Seats $625 6,056 2,967 9,023
AR9 European Style Reclining Seat NA NA NA NA
C2L Dual Removable Roof Panels $950 3,875 NA 3,875
24S Removable Roof Panel, blue tint $650 7,064 NA 7,064
64S Removable Roof Panel, bronze tint $650 3,979 NA 3,979
CC2 Auxiliary Hardtop (convert.) $1,995 NA 682 682
CC3 Removable Panels (Plastic) Hatch Roof NA NA NA NA
CF7 LH/RH Heated Sport Mirrors NA NA NA NA
C60 Manual Control Air Conditioning NA NA NA NA
C68 Electronic Control Air Conditioning NA NA NA NA
FE1 Soft Ride Suspension NA NA NA NA
FE7 Heavy Duty Suspension NA NA NA NA
FE9 Federal Emission Certification NA NA NA NA
FX3 Selective Ride and Handling Pkg. $1,695 3,218 1,352 4,570
GM1 2.59 Ratio Rear Axle NA NA NA NA
GM3 3.45 Ratio Rear Axle NA NA NA NA
GT7 3.33 Ratio Rear Axle NA NA NA NA
G44 3.07 Ratio Rear Axle NA NA NA NA
G92 Performance Axle Ratio $50 6,557 2,462 9,019
G95 Economy Rear Axle NA NA NA NA
JL9 Antilock Front & Rear Disc Brakes NA NA NA NA
J55 Heavy Duty Brakes NA NA NA NA
KC4 Engine Oil Cooler NA NA NA NA
KG9 140 Amp Generator NA NA NA NA
KO5 Engine Coolant Heater (Canada) NA NA NA NA
KW2 124 Amp Generator NA NA NA NA
LT1 8-Cylinder, 5.7L (VIN P) Engine NA 22,882 NA 22,882
LT5 8-Cylinder, 5.7L (VIN J) Engine NA 448 NA 448
M30 Automatic 4-Speed 4L60-E Transmission NA NA NA NA
ML9 ZF 6-Speed Manual Transmission NA NA NA NA
MN6 6-Speed Manual Transmission $0.00 4,779 1,233 6,012
NA5 Federal Emission System NA NA NA NA
NB2 California Emission System NA NA NA NA
NK4 Sport Leather Steering Wheel NA NA NA NA
NG1 New York Emission Requirements $100 NA NA 1,363
QA1 17 x 9.5 Aluminum Styled Wheel NA NA NA NA
QA2 17 x 9.5 Front and 17 x 11 Rear, Aluminum Styled Wheel NA NA NA 448
QB6 17 x 8.5 Front and 17 x 9.5 Rear, Aluminum Styled Wheel NA NA NA NA
T61 Daytime Running Lights NA NA NA NA
U1F Delco Bose Stereo System w/ CD $1,219 12,863 4,716 17,579
UJ6 Low Tire Pressure Warning System $325 3,404 1,693 5,097
UM6 AM/FM Stereo, Seek/Scan, Auto Reverse Cassette, Clock, ETR Radio NA NA NA NA
UU8 AM/FM Stereo, Stereo, Cassette, Dolby, Clock, ETR Radio NA NA NA NA
UX0 Dual Floor Sill and Dual Extended Range Delco/Bose Speaker System NA NA NA NA
UY5 Dual Floor Sill and Dual Extended Range Speaker System NA NA NA NA
U19 Kilometers and Miles Cluster NA NA NA NA
U52 Electronic Instrument Cluster NA NA NA NA
U75 Power Antenna NA NA NA NA
WY5 Extended Mobility Tires $70 1,695 1,086 2,781
XAA Front Tire (P255/45ZR17) NA NA NA NA
XAU Front Tire (P275/40ZR17) NA NA NA NA
XFR Front Tire (P255/45ZR17, EMT) NA NA NA NA
Y5F California Emission Requirements $100 NA NA 2,372
YAA Rear Tire (P285/40ZR17) NA NA NA NA
YAU Rear Tire (P275/40ZR17) NA NA NA NA
YBE Rear Tire (P315/35ZR17, EMT) NA NA NA NA
YF5 California Emission Requirements $100 1,841 531 2,372
YFS Rear Tire (P285/40ZR17, EMT) NA NA NA NA
Z07 Adjustable Susp. Pkg. (coupe only) $2,045 887 NA 887
ZR1 Special Performance Pkg. $31,258 448 NA 448
Production:  Coupes: 17,984  Convertibles:  5,346  Total:  23,330
Distribution:  Canada: 513  Japan:  79  Germany:  50  Switzerland:  31

Color Options
Exterior/Interior Combinations
RPO Exterior Interior Soft Top Production
10U Arctic White B-LB-LG-R B-BG-W 4,066
28U Admiral Blue B-LB-LG B-BG-W 1,584
41U Black B-LB-LG-R B-BG-W 4,136
43U Bright Aqua Metallic B-LB-LG B-BG-W 1,209
45U Polo Green Metallic B-LB B-BG 3,534
53U Competition Yellow B-LB-LG B-BG-W 834
66U Copper Metallic B-LB-LG B-BG-W 116
70U Torch Red B-LB-LG-R B-BG-W 5,073
73U Black Rose Metallic B-LB-LG B-BG-W 1,267
75U Dark Red Metallic B-LB-LG B-BG-W 1,511
Interior Color Codes
RPO Color Production
141 Light Gray Interior Trim NA
143 Light Gray Leather Trim NA
19I Black Interior Trim NA
193 Black Leather Trim NA
64I Light Beige Interior Trim NA
643 Light Beige Leather Trim NA
70I Torch Red Interior Trim NA
703 Torch Red Leather Trim NA
Convertible Tops
RPO Color Production
10T Arctic White Vinyl Top 1,079
41T Black Cloth Top 2,770
68T Neutral Beige Cloth Top 1,471
B=Black, BG=Beige, LB=Light Beige, LG=Light Grey, PC=Pace Car Replica, R=Red, W=White
Notes: All seating surfaces were leather. Production exceeds the total by 26 units.

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