The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette will available in Coupe or Cabriolet based Stingray, Stingray Z51 or Z06 trim offered. The coupe is equipped with a removable roof panel, which fits into the trunk, while the convertible has a power top that can be operated while the car is moving at speeds up to 30 mph. The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 and 1LT, 2LT and 3LT part paneling divided, Z06 comes in 1LZ, 2LZ 3LZ and submissions.
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette 1LT starts with 18-inches wheels in front and 19-inches in the rear, brembo brakes, xenon headlights, heated mirrors, keyless start and entry, dual-zone automatic temperature control knob speed, leather upholstery, eight-way front seats and a power tilt and telescopic wheel-supported. Highlights cabin technology include the OnStar, audio connectivity and Bluetooth phone, a color driver information screen 8 inches, a central touchscreen 8 Chevrolet MyLink with inch infotainment interface, the rearview camera and 9 speaker Bose sound system with two USB ports, an SD card reader, an audio auxiliary jack, and satellite radio.
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 models trim in the 2LT or sub 3LT come for some new packages-for-2016 appearance. The Pacific Design package contains black racing stripes, red brake calipers, black wheels, carbon fiber exterior trim and seats and interior sports. The Atlantic Design package, the Chevy evocative “seen inspired by the luxury and performance of private jets in Europe holiday destinations” as containing a Z06 front splitter style graphics “Stinger” on the cover the top and gray outside vents shirt under the custom hood and trunk Stingray theme. Note that all 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z51 models can be equipped with adaptive suspension dampers, which are supplied with improved traction management system.
The Z06 only differs from its fixed roof coupe tradition, sharing the character of the regular Corvette removable roof and power convertible top for the first time. The 1LZ Z06 starts with a basic configuration of the Stingray Z51 1LT and adds the supercharged engine, adaptive dampers of optional 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z51, Z06 specific sport suspension, larger brakes all round, wider tires, a hood carbon fiber, a more aggressive aero package, head-up display and a flat-bottom steering wheel with carbon fiber-ray. The Z06 gets 2LZ updates the 2LT least the HUD (already standard), while the Z06 gets 3LZ upgrades 3LT and synthetic suede interior.
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 options include packaging Aero carbon fiber, a carbon fiber reinforced front splitter, rocker carbon fiber body and a larger rear spoiler with “wicker bill” vertical extension fixed rear adds. Dispatchers side skirts and front carbon fiber are also in the Z07 performance package included, which adds an adjustable lake section through the center of the rear spoiler, special tires and even large disc brakes Carbon-ceramic. Sport seats are optional for all Corvettes, while any cuts can have a transparent roof panel. Among other aesthetic improvements Stingray basic models. For optical package of ZF1, which flows into the wheels of the Z51 and rear spoiler.
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Interior Features
The cockpit is driver now focused, with a strong angled center console, which creates a jet-fighter atmosphere. The quality of the materials, in most cases very good, although small things like fragile sentiment enable engine start button 911 and to keep the Boxster / Cayman before the Interior Finishing We like the seats that provide firm support and good form in all driving scenarios. especially with the side panels power option the sports seats Available snugness add more laterally.
A dial on the center console of every Corvette 2016 you can choose between five different driving modes that Tweak steering, transmission and stability control calibrations for select packaging and equipment. The standard view of the 8-inch touchscreen uses the latest electronic Chevrolet MyLink interface, which includes the integration of smartphones for useful applications like Pandora and Stitcher. There are also 8-inches screen in the cool customize-able instrument cluster, which has a different layout for each selected drive mode. Both are valuable additions that make the Corvette feel good day, even if the central touchscreen can be slow to respond and / or prone to mishaps.
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette owners have long enjoyed generous hatchback coupe storage and this tradition continues with 15 cubic feet of cargo from the cutting area, which has plenty of space for luggage, groceries, golf bags and what have you. As for the traditional trunk of the convertible, it is very generous of standards drop-top, check-in at 10 cubic feet.
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Performance
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Stingray Z51 and are from a 6.2-liter V8, driving the rear wheels, driven. Standard maximum power is 455 bhp and 460 lb-ft of torque, while the optional performance exhaust is these numbers 460 and 465 on. A seven-speed manual transmission, the standard transmission with eight-speed automatic is available. Both transmissions feature a Launch Control mode. 2016 Chevrolet Corvette fuel economy by EPA estimated 21 mpg is a remarkable combined (17 city / highway 29) with the manual transmission. Automated returns 20 mpg combined virtually identical (16/29 City Highway).
The 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 steps until a supercharged 6.2L V8, 650 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque cranking. The same 2 transmissions are offered, for the first time is an automatic transmission for a Z06 available. Equipped with the manual enhances the Z06 an EPA-estimated 18 mpg combined (15 city / 22 highway), while the car-digit wins 16 mpg combined (13 city / 21 highway).
In performance testing, a 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 coupe with manual transmission accelerates from zero to 60 mph in just 4.1 seconds. The automatic transmission is even faster, at 4.0 seconds. Chevy says the Z06 show early tests that 60mph is flat in about 3 seconds with the quarter mile pass in an amazing 11 seconds.
2016 Chevrolet Corvette Safety
The standard safety equipment for 2016 Chevrolet Corvette include anti-lock disc brakes,side airbags and a rear view camera. Also standard is OnStar, traction and stability control, automatic crash notification, roadside assistance on request, opening doors remotely and support of stolen vehicle covers. In brake testing, 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 coupe with its upgraded brakes requires only 93 feet from 60 mph to stop in the shortest distance, that we have ever taken.