In January, the latest generation of the Corvette was unveiled in Detroit, only about two months later in Geneva is now celebrating the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible had its world premiere.
Visually, the open sports car looks just as dynamic as the coupe and shows the typical Corvette genes, such as the muscular rear end and a sharpened front end.
Under the hood, the new 6.2 liter LT1 V8 werkt with an output of 450 hp (335 kW), which is the sleek convertible into fantastic mileage Enver Helps. So in about four seconds to reach 100 km / h barrier is broken, compared to its predecessor, the new Corvette Stingray Convertible but be frugal in consumption.
In the circuit, the customer between a new 7-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed automatic choose where the transitions can be via shift paddles on the steering wheel and manual sorting.
The driver can select the new Corvette Stingray Convertible and between five different driving modes, which affect 12 different vehicle parameters. So you can use the stroller on request at a leisurely pace in which to lose cruising or very trim on sportiness.
The interior of the Corvette has been redesigned, and so has the convertible version presented with a larger touch screen display for navigation and Co, yet comfortable sports seats with improved lateral support and a redesigned speedometer. Is also a revised head-up display it for the fast convertible.
When Hood Chevrolet has completely set on a classic fabric soft top, which can be opened within a few seconds or close.
Better stiffness to it even at high speeds a solid basis for the longevity of the Corvette offer. Open Air-friends must still be patient: the summer of 2013 we will open the Corvette still can not drive, the launch is planned for the third quarter of 2013.