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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray confirmed with 455 HP and 460 lb-ft

 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray confirmed with 455 HP and 460 lb-ft
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe and Convertible technical specs / Corvette7.com

Convertible has 450 HP and 450 lb-ft (estimated)

Chevrolet has released final technical specifications for the new Corvette Stingray.

Almost six months ago Chevrolet introduced the C7 Coupe which was followed in March by the Convertible variant. Up until now, technical (and final) specs of the car were not available but GM has disclosed the important information.

Both versions are powered by a 6.2-liter V8 LT1 engine which produces 455 HP (335 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 460 lb-ft (623 Nm) of torque at 4,600 rpm in the coupe. The convertible's (still) estimated figures stand at 450 HP (331 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 450 lb-ft (609 Nm) at 4,600 rpm. Power is transferred to wheels via an all-new seven-speed manual gearbox with Active Rev Match.

Both of them benefit from a 50:50 weight distribution and come with an Active Handling system featuring electronic stability control. Other highlights include tire pressure monitoring system with run-flat tires, four airbags and four-channel ABS.

The coupe and convertible share the exact same dimensions: 177 inches long, 73.9 inches wide and a 106.7 inches wheelbase. Headroom stands at 38 inches, legroom at 34 inches, shoulder room at 55 inches and hip room at 54 inches.

More details can be found in the related links below. Special thanks go to Lars Klum for sending us the tip!

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Comments (11)

 carbon101 carbon101
i think it looks good for what you would be paying for it , power is also reasonable,just hope when the zo6 version comes out , handling should be improved .
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May 27, 2013 2:05 am
 BimmerE36 BimmerE36
This is going to be one of the best Corvette generations.
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May 25, 2013 9:17 pm
 ScottCampbell ScottCampbell
The best way to test drive these is to rent on when they arrive at the rental car companies.
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May 25, 2013 1:51 pm
 Axden Axden
Can't wait to see one on the road or real life for a car show / yard, properly won't be for a while with living in australia. Will be looking for youtube videos of it though
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May 25, 2013 1:10 pm
 SnakesInMyPants SnakesInMyPants
this corvette already looks cheap to me
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May 25, 2013 9:56 am