The all American sports car, Chevrolet Corvette, was first produced by Chevrolet in the year 1953; the car was an answer to growing popularity of European sports cars in USA and it did what was expected from it. Now the company wants to introduce it in India through special outlets in a small number. The Chevrolet Corvette, a coupe design car, has been showcased in the country in some events to create much needed hype before launching it here. The all time American sports car - Chevrolet Corvette was upgraded in 2008, alterations were done to engine, exterior and interiors.
The Chevrolet Corvette comes alive with a super powerful 6.2 L, V8 powertrain that is comprised of advanced engine technologies that helps to produce mind blowing power and torque figures. This world proven engine produces a top power of 430 hp at 5900 rpm and 424 Nm of peak torque at 4600 rpm: with standard exhaust system; you can also opt for a two mode exhaust system that increases the power and torque value up to 436 hp and 428 Nm respectively. The two door coupe is mated with 6 speed manual and optional 6 speed automatic gearbox that makes the drive hassle free and you'll sit amazed with how the vehicle cruises on the road with its extra power and acceleration. The Chevrolet Corvette has been fitted with disc brakes along with ABS system for stopping the sports giant in a single push of brake paddle. It also sports super quality transverse leaf spring type suspensions at all sides. The car has front 18 inch and rear 19 inch wheels for great off-road and racing track driving.
The design of the coupe is truly sporty and all the components come in aerodynamic shape with a classic touch. The front face of the Chevrolet Corvette has got low-slung nose that has stylish headlamps and 'open-mouth' shape large air-intake. The sharp human eye-shaped headlamps cluster consists of Xenon, dual projector lamps, High-Intensity Discharge (HID), low-beam tungsten-halogen high-beam with automatic exterior lamp control. The sports car is equipped with front fascia located fog lamps. The outside mirrors of the Chevrolet Corvette are painted in body colour, the mirrors are power-adjustable and drive side auto-dimming. The large front windscreen comes fitted with intermittent wipers. The side body of the coupe has more aerodynamic curves to allow it fly on open race tracks. The Chevrolet Corvette has got super sexy and eye-popping five spoke star shaped aluminum wheels that have got silver paint over it.
The rear view of the Chevrolet Corvette looks how a jet plane looks likes from the back, the imagination takes shape with four tail lamps and a one piece body colour removable roof panel. The compact and flat rear side of the coupe really makes its presence felt on roads. The rear beauty is increased by aluminized stainless-steel polished tips of exhausts, its just like fully loaded James Bond cars.
The 2 door coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, features superb interior with dual tone dashboard and central console attached with audio, navigation display and AC controls. The three spoke leather wrapped tilt steering wheel has mounted audio controls for the comfort of the driver. Only two seats of the coupe have got leather bucket and the driver seat is 6 way adjustable. The car has enough storage space in the form of center console, cupholders, lockable glove box,CD storage and 2 rear compartments with covers.
The American super sports coupe - Chevrolet Corvette - has an array of safety and security features to save passenger inside the cabin. The safety features include all speed traction control, daytime running lights, driver and passenger airbags along with side airbags added with passenger sensing system, automatic crash response, tyre pressure monitor system, fog lamps, theft-deterrent system, power door locks, ABS, keyless access, etc.
To reduce the weight of the Chevrolet Corvette, the company has used light weight body shell, exhaust system, glass for rear panel and light weight aluminum wheels. The aim behind lowering the body weight is to achieve greater fuel efficiency. The coupe hides a powerhouse under its bonnet that is a 6.2 litre, V8 engine which churns out a peak power of 430 hp at 5900 rpm and top torque of 424 Nm at 4600 rpm. If you are not satisfied with this power and torque generation, you can opt for a two mode exhaust system variant which delivers increased 436 hp of power and 428 Nm of torque.
The dream car of thousands of Indian customers - Chevrolet Corvette now comes loaded with a refined 6.2L, V8 engine that generates more power and torque output to make sure fresh feeling of driving the best Chevrolet Corvette ever across world. The powertrain is incorporated with 6 speed manual gearbox and an optional 6 speed automatic transmission for that race-inspired acceleration and experience. The engine output are: max power of 430 hp at 5900 rpm and max torque of 424 Nm at 4,000 rpm that can be felt in with standard exhaust system. However if you want more mill output than this, you need to go for two-mode exhaust system loaded Chevrolet Corvette that pumps out a top power of 436 hp and 428 Nm of highest torque all the way.
The 6.2 L, V8 engine of the Chevrolet Corvette belts out a top power of 430 hp at 5900 rpm and peak torque of 424 Nm at 4600 rpm. If you want more, you can opt for a two mode exhaust system that produces higher power of 436 hp and increased torque of 428 Nm. With the highest speed of 300 kmph, the Chevrolet Corvette accelerates from 0-100 kmph sprint in just 4.2 seconds via the six speed gearbox assist to make it easy.
The exterior of the Chevrolet Corvette claims it to be like jet-fighter planes, the lowered front portion, arched roof and rear panel are the few things that contribute to its jet-like image. Even the front and rear side view complement the fighter plane structured car.
The Chevrolet Corvette sports a step-down boot that ends in a compact nose which is ornamented with two human eye shaped headlamps and small fog-lamps. It also has rectangular air-intake in checks. The headlamp cluster comprises of Xenon headlamps, dual projector lamps, High-Intensity Discharge (HID) low-beam tungsten-halogen high-beam with automatic exterior lamp control. Below the headlamp slot, an open-mouth type black out air intake case is located; fog lamps are fitted at the both ends of the case. The tip of the front face is supported by a black colour bumper. The overall front nose, bonnet and ORVMs with wide windscreen resemble a broad faced rabbit, but looks distinctive. The coupe features body colour electric adjustable ORVMs in superlative design.
The vehicle has got truly aerodynamic side design and wide open doors.
The rear side of the Chevrolet Corvette is adorned by four piece tail lamps, all in round shape. A small spoiler can be noticed at the top of the rear side. The rear side is designed in a 3 dimensional look that is decorated with silver finish aluminium exhaust pipe tips. The five spoke aluminium wheels will enrapture you.
The sports coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, is a two seater, two door vehicle that has a shoe-type exterior design. Its overall length is 4435mm, width 1844mm and height is 1247mm. It has a wheel base of 2685mm while the front and rear track is 1577mm and 1542mm respectively.
The mesmerizing inside view of the Chevrolet Corvette is attributed to its luxurious and advanced media, climate, dashboard and steering features that are both interesting and easy to use. The cockpit of the sports coupe is roomy and comfortable at the same time.
The dashboard sports dual colour shades that increase the inside beauty and provides clear display of the instruments residing there. First of all you must appreciate the wide opening doors followed by the super cool interior. The instruments placed on the dashboard include AC controls, media interface, instrumental panel and AC vents. It also incorporates lockable glove box with lightning.
The coupe, Chevrolet Corvette comes with speed sensitive three spoke leather covered wheel that has mounted audio controls to allow the driver to enjoy music without stretching his arms to the centre console. The comfortable bucket seats in the cabin also come leather clad and have back angle adjustment, the powered driver seat has an option to adjust in six way.
The car's cabin can be kept at the desired temperature with the help of Dual zone automatic climate control and air filtration system with pollen filter. Individual climate settings can be done for both the passengers. The inside rearview mirror, auto-dimming with compass, includes dual reading lights.
The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car in coupe design that allows two people to sit at a time. It has only two doors that can be unlocked automatically; the doors can be opened by touching door switch. The bucket seats with back angle adjustment provide ultimate comfort to both the driver and passenger.
The steering wheel has audio controls that are easy to use and saves you the trouble of sliding back and forth while changing a number. There are a lot of storage area in the Chevrolet Corvette where you can put your belongings in lockable glove box, center console and 2 rear compartments with covers.
The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports coupe with 2 doors, 2 passengers including the driver can be easily accommodated inside the cabin. The cockpit like cabin provides ample head, leg, shoulder and legroom that is evident when you go through the spec of inside passenger room. The front head room is of 1095mm, leg room is 1402mm and hip room is 1364mm.
The new Chevrolet Corvette now has an upgraded 6.2 litre, V8 LS3 type powetrain. This sports inspired powerplant proudly produces a max power value of 430 hp at 5900 rpm and a highest torque of 424 Nm at 4600 rpm with standard exhaust system while you can get more power and torque if you opt for a two-mode exhaust system; the optional two-mode exhaust system coupe delivers a top power of 436 hp and torque of 428 Nm. The powertrain incorporates a six speed manual gearbox and an optional 6 speed automatic transmission. The rear wheel drive coupe can touch the 0-100 kmph mark in just 4.2 seconds and offers a maximum speed of 300 kmph.
The 2 door coupe is expected to be loaded with high-end multimedia system that lets you play both CD/DVD and MP 3 with surrounding speakers. Bluetooth connectivity and other advance utilities will be added for fun riding.
The yet-to-be launched Chevrolet Corvette is reported to be added with Air conditioning, dual-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and right-front passenger, outside temperature display and Air filtration system with pollen filter.
The upcoming American beauty, Chevrolet Corvette, might be loaded with front 18 inch and rear 19 inch wheels that power the overseas version of the coupe. The five spoke aluminium wheels are painted with silver colour to add to the appeal of the exteriors. The specifications of both the tyres are: P245/40ZR18 (front) and P285/35ZR19 (rear). The wheels are made of aluminium to ensure maximum fuel efficiency.
The Chevrolet Corvette comes equipped with high density disc brakes along with disc brakes. Disc brakes and ABS do what is needed to stop a sports car with a top speed of 300 kmph. These super power disc brakes not only save you from danger in front but also instill you with confidence of better handling the coupe. Apart from that, the coupe is fitted with sound suspension system that are 4-wheel independent includes transverse composite springs; these kind of super rigid forks ensure comfortable driving plus chassis rigidity.
The Chevrolet Corvette come gifted with most of the safety and security features that include Traction control at all-speed , Daytime Running Lamps , Air bags-frontal and side-impact, driver and front passenger with Passenger Sensing System, Automatic Crash Response, Remote Door Unlock, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling, Tyre Pressure Monitor System powered by air pressure sensors in each tyre with pressure display in Driver Information Center.
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