Oddly, though, the automatic isn't quite as sharp when shifted manually; for example, there can be a noticeable lag after you flick the shift paddle and before the downshift occurs. The might strike your fancy with its practical four-seat interior and impressive performance numbers, but its styling is relatively plain, and its inline-6 engine lacks the visceral clout of a 'Vette V8. When replacing the converter, he told me the car had a fuel leak. Interior Design and Special Features Cabin design and quality have been Corvette foibles for decades, but the latest-generation Corvette flips the script. If it makes the cut out here, you'll see numerous specimens on the style-obsessed streets of Santa Monica, Beverly Hills and Hollywood. Neglected for so long, the Corvette's interior is now chock full of quality materials, cool tech and eye-catching flourishes.
For some enthusiasts, the 's magical car-driver connection can't be matched, but the fact is that Porsche charges a lot more for less speed. We could go on, but you get the point. The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette doesn't really move the needle relative to last year's lineup, which saw the introduction of the eight-speed automatic transmission and the gonzo 650-horsepower Z06. Sport seats are optional on all other Corvettes, while all coupes can be had with a transparent roof panel. The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette doesn't really move the needle relative to last year's lineup, which saw the introduction of the eight-speed automatic transmission and the gonzo 650-horsepower Z06.
Still under factory warranty until 60K miles. Note that both models get power-closing trunk lids, an unusual feature for this type of car. The same two transmissions are offered. Higher up the food chain, the and , as amazing as they are, can't touch the Chevy's impressive refinement and feature set. The upgraded front splitter and rocker panels are also included in the Z07 Performance package albeit with larger end plates for the splitter , which adds an adjustable see-through center section to the rear spoiler for fine-tuned track performance , special tires, even larger carbon-ceramic brake rotors and the adaptive dampers.
Both transmissions feature a launch control mode. I have the best of both worlds as my husband and I also own a new Mercedes. R Edition features the Z07 Performance package, yellow calipers, race-inspired exterior graphics, carbon-fiber exterior and interior trim, sport seats and yellow accent stitching. Visibility on the side is very poor. Pricing subject to change without notice. I researched the car, and found great reviews.
What's missing and is important! We accept all trades and arrange nationwide shipping. Also, for the side mirrors, no option to have automatic folding when one puts the car in park. If you're after a sports car for all occasions, it's hard to do better than a 'Vette no matter how much money you have to spend. Only 998 miles and 1 owner. The one potential demerit involves the Z06's standard brakes, as our track-day testing revealed brake fade during the first hot lap.
You'll spend less for the razor-sharp Porsche and siblings, but their power deficit is even more pronounced. R Edition joins the fold with race-inspired styling and features. The car snobs of Los Angeles got this one exactly right -- sports cars don't get much cooler than the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette. This is absolutely unacceptable for any 2016 to come in such. The features and options listed are for the new 2016 Chevrolet Corvette and may not apply to this specific vehicle.
Tax, title, license unless itemized above are extra. Not available with special finance or lease offers. Among numerous other aesthetic upgrades, the coupe's removable roof panel can be decked out in carbon fiber, while higher trims can be outfitted with two-tone upholstery. Review Want to know if a car is genuinely cool? You've got to come to Los Angeles. And no emergency sensing braking either. You can get it as a removable-roof coupe or a soft-top convertible, with a proper seven-speed manual offered alongside the aforementioned automatic in every model.
It's especially notable, then, that the current-generation Corvette introduced for 2014 has quickly become a common sight in the car-snob capital of the country. We could go on, but you get the point. You'll spend less for the razor-sharp Porsche and siblings, but their power deficit is even more pronounced. The available sport seats add even more lateral snugness. Contact us online or give us a call at 956 465-1209 to have your questions answered or obtain a price quote for this vehicle. You can get it as a removable-roof coupe or a soft-top convertible, with a proper seven-speed manual offered alongside the aforementioned automatic in every model. They gas mileage is great.
Calling it a world-class bargain is no longer faint praise; it's genuinely hard to believe that you can get this much car for what Chevy's charging. At 5,000 miles, thought there was something wrong with the tires. The standard 8-inch MyLink touchscreen infotainment system now includes Apple CarPlay, which allows iPhone users to access their favorite apps through the touchscreen rather than fumbling with their phones. Please verify any information in question with a dealership sales representative. The Corvette coupe's 15-cubic-foot cargo area offers plenty of room for luggage, groceries, golf bags and what have you. When driven normally it will get surprisingly good mileage up to 33 mpg on the hwy. If you plan to track your Z06, an upgrade to the Z07 Performance package with its carbon-ceramic rotors may be in order.
In Edmunds brake testing, a Stingray Z06 coupe with the high-performance Z07 package carbon-ceramic brakes and large, sticky tires needed just 90 feet to stop from 60 mph, the shortest distance we've ever recorded. The car has ample power and gas mileage is very good. Qualifies for low rate financing and extended warranties. In Edmunds performance testing, a Stingray Z51 coupe with the manual transmission accelerated from zero to 60 mph in just 4. Carbon fiber, competition seats, performancer recorder and so much more! Additionally, the optional adaptive suspension dampers can now be specified without the Z51 performance package, and a Z06 C7. I do like the car. I looked at it on-line, and I immediately fell in love with the car.