2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 is featured trim of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette. The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette is offered as a coupe or convertible in base Stingray, 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 or Z06 trim. The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe has a removable roof panel storage in the trunk, while the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Convertible has a power soft top that can be carried out while the car is traveling at speeds up to 30 mph.
The 2017 Corvette Stingray Z51 adds 19-inch front and 20-incesh rear wheels, exterior aero trim, larger for brakes, slotted brake rotors, sporty suspension tuning, revised transmission gear ratios for smoother responses, an electronic limited slip drive, a differential cooler, dry-sump oiling for the V8 engine and dual-mode performance exhaust.
Both the standard model and Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 2017 model’s finish can optionally be equipped with adaptive suspension dampers. On non-Z51 Corvettes: Let the dampers with a Z51-style rear spoiler and summer performance tires. On Z51 models, the dampers come with an upgraded traction control system.
The Z06 part the regular Corvette’s portable roof panel (Stingray Coupe) and power soft top (Stingray Convertible). The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z06 start with standard equipment the 2017 Stingray Z51 add the supercharged engine, a Z06-specific-sport tuned suspension, larger brakes all around, wider tires, a carbon-fiber hood, a more aggressive aero package (including wider front and rear fenders, extended cooling vents and a unique grille and rear fascia) and the head-up display.
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Engine
The Corvette Stingray and Stingray Z51 is powered by a 6.2-liter V8 driving the rear wheels. Output measuring 455 hp and 460 pound-feet of torque, while the available performance exhaust bumps output up to 460 kW. A seven-speed manual transmission is the standard transmission, with an eight-speed automatic also offered. Both transmissions feature a launch control.
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Specification
Model: 2017 Chevrolet Corvette
MSRP: From $60,450
Horsepower: 460 hp
Engine: 6.2 L V8
Curb weight: 3,298 to 3,362 lbs
MPG: Up to 17 city / 29 highway
Other trims: 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport, 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Configuration & Price
2017 Chevrolet Stingray Z51 Manual Coupe $60,450
2017 Chevrolet Stingray Z51 Automatic Coupe $62,175
2017 Chevrolet Stingray Z51 Manual Convertible $64,450
2017 Chevrolet Stingray Z51 Automatic Convertible $66,175