1992

Chevrolet

Corvette

ZR-1 Coupe

29,247

6 Speed

1G1YZ23J8N5800346

022622

5.7L/350 V8 DOHC 32V

Leather

Black

Green

RWD

Coupe

CA


Estimated By E.P.A.
City
17
Hwy
25
Actual Mileage May Vary

Vehicle Options


  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • Bucket Seats
  • Cassette Player
  • Cruise Control
  • Driver Airbag
  • Extra Keys
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Limited Slip Differential
  • Manual Sunroof
  • Power Door Locks
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Window Defogger
  • Tachometer
  • Tilt Steering

Vehicle Description


Near-mint ZR-1 with less than 30k miles; one very meticulous owner. AutoCheck certified accident-free with an AutoCheck Score of 84 vs 51-69 norm. Impeccably maintained and always garaged; exercised regularly. No modifications from original except for a new full set of ZR-1 wheels (1993-1995 series) after a wheel was damaged. Tires and brakes are at about 40%-50% remaining life. Never tracked nor abused. Flawless but for a half dozen or so pinpoint nicks on the front nose. Two removeable tops. This car is consigned and is garaged near Laguna Seca Raceway (between Monterey and Salinas, CA).

When the C4 Corvette was first offered in 1984 Chevrolet gave us was the best Corvette the world had ever seen. The car had new styling, a new interior with a cool video-game-like digital dashboard, a V8 engine under the hood and remarkable handling. The handling was so good that when introduced, the C4 Vette was the absolute best-handling car in the world, capable of 1.0 G on the skid pad. Horsepower was 205; This would change over the years as the engine would increase to 230 horsepower in 1985 and 240 in 1987. 

But the real surprise was the launch of the ZR-1 in 1990. The ZR-1 used an all-aluminum 4-cam V8 developed by Lotus and hand assembled by Mercury Marine. This was the powerplant everyone was hoping for as it delivered 375 horsepower. Only a couple of Ferraris and a Porsche were faster. The ZR-1 wheels were 11-inches wide with 193 mph Z-rated 17-inch tires. To fit those tires, the rear of the car was widened three inches, which necessitated a different rear clip, doors and rocker panels. 

The ZR-1 was called “King of the Hill.” Larry Merow, operator of The ZR-1 Registry: "As far as I am concerned, the ZR-1 is the best sports car ever made." This high priest of ZR-1 enthusiasm owns three ZR-1s, including a '93 green/black model that he says is the only one made in that combination that year. About 15 % of the Registry's 1850 members own more than one ZR-1. The ZR-1 was unlike any Corvette — any American car — ever made, and in concert with its status as the most expensive production Chevy ever, it was a rare bird in the nation's high-performance aviary. Early enthusiasm for ZR-1s had some people paying over $100k to get one. 

The 1992 original MSRP was $69,545 (about double a base Corvette); the ZR-1 option was $31,683 of that. Only 502 ZR-1 were produced in 1992 and 448 built in each of the car’s three remaining model years. So, this car is fairly rare - especially for a Corvette. 

According to Hagerty Valuation Tools the value of this model is up and average of about 35% since the beginning of 2021 to these levels as/of September 2021: #1 Concours $87,100, #2 Excellent $63,400, #3 Good $38,600, #4 Fair $17,600. Latest values out recently for January 2022: #1 Concours $105,000, #2 Excellent $79,300, #3 Good $48,300, #4 Fair $21,800. According to Hagerty: from an investment standpoint "…the 6,939 ZR-1s are the best value in the entire Corvette lineup." We offer this iconic low-mile ZR-1 at $39,900.

Engine: LT5 all-aluminum 5.7L/350 ci V8, 375 hp @ 5,800 rpm, 370 lb-ft torque @ 4,800 rpm
Transmission: ZF 6-speed manual w/OD
Colors: Polo Green II Metallic (first year; 129 total through '95), Black Leather
EPA MPG: 16 city / 25 highway
Curb Weight: 3466 lbs.
Acceleration: 0-60 mph in 4.3 seconds, a 13-second quarter-mile at about 110 mph and 180 mph top speed
60-0 mph Braking: 122 ft.
Odometer: 29,247 miles
VIN: 1G1YZ23J8N5800346


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1992

Chevrolet

Corvette

ZR-1 Coupe

29,247

6 Speed

1G1YZ23J8N5800346

022622

5.7L/350 V8 DOHC 32V

Leather

Green

RWD

Coupe

CA

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