This CAR is now SOLD!   OCTOBER 3, 2009

1999 Corvette - Grand Touring Class

Currently holds the E/GT class record of 190 MPH set at the Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah

in August 2006.  Went 202 MPH in the D/GT class in August 2007.

C-5 LAND SPEED CORVETTE RACE CAR SPEC SHEET

Car……………………………………............1999 Coupe
Owner………………………………............Gail W. Phillips/P.O.P. Motorsports
Block…………………………………...........1959 283 CI Chevy
Displacement………………………..........258 CI - 3.905 Bore
Compression Ratio……………............12.7
Heads…………………………………...........GM Performance 15 Degree
Valves…………………………………...........Intake 2”, Exhaust 1.55 Titanium
Camshaft……………………………….........Crower Roller
Rocker Arms………………………...........Intake 1.65, Exhaust 1.6 (Jesel)
Pistons…………………………………..........Ross Racing
Rods……………………………………...........6.2 Carrillo
Intake Manifold……………………..........Custom built
Carburetor…………………………….........Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel Pump……………………………..........Kinsler
Ignition…………………………………..........MSD 6A
Exhaust System……………………..........Custom Designed/Built
Transmission…………………………..........Turbo-Hydromatic 350
Clutch…………………………………............Automatic
Driveshaft………………………………..........Stock
Front & Rear Suspension………..........Air Bag
Rear End………………………………...........3.05 Gears
Front Brakes…………………………...........None
Rear Brakes……………………………..........Wilwood
Wheels…………………………………............15”
Front & Rear Tires…………………..........Goodyear Eagle Front runners-Bonneville 300 MPH
Fuel Octane……………………………..........110
Weight………………………………….............3080 lbs
Record/MPH (in E/GT class)…...........190.156 MPH
(Fastest Speed/MPH (in D/GT class)...202.434 MPH)


ARTICLE IN VETTE Magazine AUGUST 2008