Chevrolet Corvette is probably the first American supercar. There have been many sports cars throughout the years but none of them could match the legendary Corvette. The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is the latest from a long run of successful supercars and it is a homage brought to the original Stingray.
This new model was delivered in 2014th and it has received completely different styling compared to previous sixth generation, different engines that not only are more powerful but are also much more economical and also a completely revised interior that better suits the 21st century’s standards. With all segments significantly improved we are getting one much better vehicle. Since the recent changes we expect to see only minor improvements if any.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Price
The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is going to be released on sale in the late 2014 at a base price of around $54.000 making it about $1000 more expensive than it was the case with 2014th model. Comparing this model with its predecessors from the previous generation it will feature a brand new chassis made out of aluminum that is around 60% stiffer and 10% lighter and also a completely new running gear. Even though there have been weight savings the car still weighs 100 pounds more than the previous generation and that is due to the fact that it has much more equipment inside.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Side
Engine wise the2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray comes with a 6.2 liter naturally aspirated V8 that features all the newest technologies from Chevrolet. It provides 455 hp at 6000 rpm and as much as 460 pound-feet of torque that is available at 4600 rpm which is enough for a 0 to 60 MPH time of less than 3.8 seconds which is a bit faster than the previous generation. Despite its power, this engine can provide a fuel economy of around 30 MPG on the highway which is a best in class! This is done thanks to the cylinder deactivation technology and to the very aerodynamic body.
Specs Of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
Same 6.2 liter naturally aspirated V8 will pump out 460 hp when this car is equipped with performance package. This means that we will be getting upgraded exhaust system that further pushes power. This is not the only thing that will be upgraded with this special performance package, it will come with bigger brakes, improved suspension, dry sump oil system, electronic limited slip differential and much more.
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Interior
As we said before, the chassis has been improved and thanks to the fact that it is stiffer the car can now have adaptive suspension that will improve the ride without affecting performance. Also, thanks to the fact that 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray sits on 19 inch wheels at the front and 20 inch wheels at the back the car has an amazing amount of grip.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Back
In the interior of the new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray we’ll receive much more equipment than before. The car now features climate control, satellite navigation, fully adjustable leather seats rather than the previous bucket seats that were good for the track but not much else, a premium audio system and also a really good selection of materials.