Chevrolet’s most popular sports car since 1953 is even faster and better than ever before. In all its exciting incarnations, the Chevrolet Corvette has incredible horsepower and unbeatable style that turns heads whether you’re cruising through the neighborhood or lapping cars on the track. While all three models are available as a coupe or a convertible, each has a unique set of features to distinguish it. Experience what’s new in 2017 for each of these exceptional performance models and find your perfect Corvette today.
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Powered by a 6.2-liter LT1 V-8 rated at 455-horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque, this beast has more than enough ponies to get you where you’re going. It’s quick, responsive, and mated to a seven-speed manual transmission by default but also available with an eight-speed automatic. You could add a Z51 performance package that offers larger 19- and 20-inch wheels, as well as additional cooling and breaking options. Every detail, from its aggressively sculpted exterior to its driver-oriented cockpit, is designed to enhance your driving experience and precision performance. This is the introduction to a supercar lineup, setting the standard for what it means to be “Corvette.”
Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport
A thrilling 6.2-liter engine V-8 460 horsepower with 465 lb-ft of torque is the mid level variant on this sports car model line but the newest addition. It embodies the racing spirit of the original 1963 model combining the power of the epic engine with a lightweight, race-bred chassis and aerodynamics package that offers you incredible grip and ultra-responsive handling. And thanks to a dry-sump oil system, you’ll receive oil flow through the most extreme cornering and ensure breathtaking performance consistently.
Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Supercar
The Z06 is powered by an incredible LT4 supercharged 6.2-liter aluminum V-8 engine producing a hefty 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. With the same choice of transmissions as well as Direct Injection, Active Fuel Management, and Continuous Variable Valve Timing, you’ll blend exquisite power with efficiency. And with standard Magnetic Ride Control, which reads the road a thousand times per second, you’ll get an utterly smooth ride because the system can stiffen the suspension for performance driving without sacrificing any silkiness. Push the envelope beyond your expectation with this car.
All of these models come with your traditional creature comforts made standard by Chevrolet, including 4G LTE Wi-Fi, with syncing capability to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, as well as the myChevrolet Mobile App to keep you in control of your vehicle with constant contact. Lock or unlock your doors with the tap on your phone.
Safety also comes standard with these vehicles. Active and passive safety features ensure the ride is pleasant and confident. The available Head-Up Display projects critical information on your windshield so you can keep your eyes on the road and be informed at the same time. And the available OnStar subscription means you’re never alone, should anything happen.
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