An all-new front fascia is designed to channel air for propulsion-system and drivetrain cooling, with four new radiators bringing the heat-exchanger total to 13. All this goodness also applies to the Corvette convertible, but with a drop-top time of just 16 seconds. As evidenced by the C7. Carbon fiber badges now delete the chrome bar on the front grille while the carbon fiber hood now features a visible weave section. The vehicle was unveiled at the 2014 , alongside the Corvette Z06 Coupé.
Navigation is available as part of the Performance Data and Video Recorder option while larger alloy wheels measuring 19 inches front and 20 inches in the rear are also available. R Race Car Additionally, just like the 2016 Corvette Stingray Coupe and Convertible, the new Z06 was offered with the same three color-themed design packages. The Z06 comes with a 6. Does not include emergency or security services. Track — holy cow, Track! Remote Services require paid plan. Acceleration, Quarter Mile Statistics, and Fuel Economy As for the performance numbers? Final 2017 production numbers were released on June 9, 2017. Of course, theory is a completely different thing and the definite determinant aspect of any car is when it actually takes part in a drive test.
It will come with some modernized and tested safety features to ensure a better driving experience. Funny enough many people thought the new Corvette would have an even larger displacement than the 7. While the 2016 Corvette Stingray demonstrates a well-balanced alignment between performance and relative fuel economy, the Z06 Corvette challenges automotive manufacturers from around the world as a true supercar contender. The C7 received criticism for some of the more styled elements of the car. Services and connectivity vary by model, conditions and location. The result of the poor sales numbers suggests that those equipped with one of these three packages may eventually prove to be one of the more collectible versions of the 2016 model year.
When equipped with the available performance exhaust system, those numbers jumped to 460 horsepower 343kW and 465 lb-ft 630 Nm of torque. The available 8-speed automatic offers paddle shifters and lightning-fast shifts. Additionally, each of the customized appearance packages reflected the different roles the Corvette represented in different customer experiences — from high-performance driving to grand touring cruising. Magnetic Ride Control lets the Corvette go from freeway commuter to racetrack-ready with the turn of a dial, while a dual-mode exhaust amps up the sound and adds a few horses. It was therefore no surprise when Chevrolet announced the continuation of the Z06 Corvette program for the 2016 model year.
There are a great deal of factors that affect the Chevy cars 0-60 stats, so different sources may test the same vehicle and each may arrive at a unique 0-60 mph and quarter mile result. Chevrolet gets the best teams and the best drivers, and they give us the best equipment. A new flat-bottom steering wheel is added, as is a power-cinch feature for the coupe hatch and convertible trunk. You know any other dealership that will do that?. From a design standpoint, much of the 2016 Z06 remained unchanged from its inaugural year. The Z07 package also added adjustable front and rear aero components for true aerodynamic downforce.
I called him on a Sunday at 5:30 in the afternoon, he answered and let me test drive the truck that night! Delivery of 2014 Corvette Stingray coupé to dealers began on September 18, 2013. . Requires compatible iPhone and data plan rates apply. If I was hesitant, he assured me honestly. The cabin is designed to provide better comfort. Two engine options await 2016 Corvette Stingray buyers. Click here to see all Chevrolet vehicles'.
Your actual range may vary based on several factors, including temperature, terrain and driving technique. This made it even lighter than the Z06. The livery selected by Jan Magnussen includes Arctic White exterior color with gray accents and Crystal Red stripes, a black and red leather interior, wing mirrors finished in body color and black wheels with red accents along with red brake calipers. Some performance things not mentioned above are brakes and suspension. The vehicles were unveiled at the 2013. Despite the increased use of aluminum and other light weight materials, the overall weight of the car remains the same as that of the previous generation C6. Only 500 units were produced.
R, was unveiled at the 2014. Preorder for the Japanese model began between July 6, 2013 and August 25, 2013. An aluminum frame saved 136 lbs from the standard steel frame. A total of 336 Corvettes were painted Admiral Blue — 221 Stingrays and 115 Z06s. Not a second thought about reliability or service. Interior upgrades include suede trim and a competition seat package.