2014 Chevrolet Corvette

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Corvette is one of the longest running automotive nameplates with one of the most robust lineages of any car. The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is an aggressive high performance fast car with a  price ranging from $53,000–$62,000.  The Corvette sprints from 0 to 60 mph in under four seconds and to an anticipated top speed of 180 to 190 mph.Notable features of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette include: aluminum frame, convertible soft-top with hard tonneau cover which is a remote-controlled convertible top operation, composite and carbon fiber body panels, 455- or 460-horsepower, 6.2-liter V-8, seven-speed manual or six-speed automatic, drive train – Rear wheel drive, and a dual-mode exhaust. Fuel Economy: highway:29mpg, city:17mpg. Insurance cost for first 5 years of ownership is estimated at $9,545.

Chevrolet calls the 2014 Corvette Stingray the most powerful standard Corvette model ever. Rather than calling it the “Corvette,” Chevy boldly calls it the “New Corvette.”  The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is a sports car offered in coupe and convertible body styles It is equipped with a new 6.2-liter V-8 engine featuring direct fuel injection, continuously variable valve timing, and Active Fuel Management technology. The Active Fuel Management system shuts off half of the engine’s cylinders under certain driving conditions in order to maximize fuel economy. The new Corvette Stingray’s standard Drive Mode Selector allows the driver to choose between Weather, Eco, Tour, Sport, and Track driving modes and, based on the selected setting, to configure up to 12 specific performance variables in order to custom-tailor the car’s performance. Its weight comes in at 3,300 pounds.

The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is ranked #1 in Luxury Sports Cars by U.S. News & World Report. The 2014 Corvette was nominated for the North American Car of the Year award, and won it from its great performance.

“Chevrolet has revolutionized every nook and cranny of the `Vette. But it still has that modern Corvette philosophy that has been retained for the past six generations, maybe even made it better.” — Simona, Top Speed

“ The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is a world-class car with no apologies to make, an expression of greatness from a town and a car company that have been dismissed as losers. It is also the Automobile of the Year.” —- Joe Lorio, automobilemag.com

Author: Fast Cars Blog

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