Chevrolet Corvette Overview

Tuesday June 29th, 2010 at 10:66 AM
Posted by: aquadog

Chevrolet Corvette Z06

The 2011 Corvette is a 2-door, 2-passenger sports car, or convertible sports car, available in 21 trims, ranging from the Coupe 1LT to the ZR1 3ZR. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has a 6-speed 6 speed manual transmission and a 7.0-liter, V8, 505-horsepower engine.

The 2011 Chevrolet Corvette offers Magnetic Ride Control available for the Grand Sport and includes Goodyear F1 Supercar Gen 2 tires when equipped with the manual transmission. Corvette Z06 offers the Z07 Performance Package with Brembo ceramic brakes, Magnetic Ride Control, larger Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tires and competition gray 20-spoke wheels (19-inch front/20-inch rear). The available CFZ Carbon Fiber Package includes a black carbon fiber splitter, rockers, roof panel and body-color, ZR1-style full-width rear spoiler. The Z06 Carbon limited-edition includes the Z07 package and adds a raised carbon fiber hood; black carbon fiber splitter and rockers; black wheels, mirrors and headlamps; and leather and suede interior with body-color stitching and special badging.


Standard Engine:

$48,950 – $119,800

7.0-liter, V8, 505-horsepower engine that achieves 15-mpg in the city and 24-mpg on the highway. 6 speed manual transmission.

Average Consumer Rating: 4.44 stars

Expert Rating: 4.25 stars

2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZO6 2011 Chevrolet Corvette ZO6 Review – So fast it should come with its own racetrack
Rating: 4.25 stars
By Alex Kramer

“Surprisingly, all this big-engine performance is available with equally impressive fuel efficiency; we averaged over 17 mpg during our week with the car and 20 mpg should be easy to achieve when just cruising on the highway.”

2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport 2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible Review
Rating: 4.0 stars
By Gary Chan

“Overall, anyone who drives the Grand Sport will feel like a better driver due to its handling capabilities. On-center feel is solid never seeming to stray either right or left.”

2008 Chevrolet Corvette 2008 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Review
Rating: 4.25 stars
By D.A.

“The car is a delight to drive – it’s extremely powerful, yet has great handling.”

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