2018 Chevrolet Corvette

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The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car produced by the Chevrolet division of the US auto companies General Motors. The model has been produced through seven generations. 2018 Chevrolet Corvette price start from $79,450, 2018 Chevrolet Corvette is the first model, which was a convertible, was designed by Harley Earl and introduced at the exhibition GM Motorama in 1953 as a concept car. Myron Scott named the car after the light-maneuverable smaller warship corvette. Originally, they were manufactured in Flint, Michigan and St. Louis in Missouri, while the current Corvette is produced in Bowling Green, Kentucky and is the official sports car in the state of Kentucky. National Corvette Museum is also located in the same city.

Chevrolet Corvette also used as the race car in the Indianapolis 500 on 12 occasions. 2018 Corvette designed by Harley Earl to compete with Jaguar XK 120 and was long known as “America’s only sports car.” This first generation had a number-six of 150 horsepower. V8 came in 1955. The second generation Corvette came in 1963. Now the body changed to a more rectangular shape. The model is called when the Corvette Sting Ray, it had split rear window or Split Window. This lasted only one year, and in 1964 there was an entire rear window. In 1963-1964 it was only supplied with a 327 cubic inch small block V8 from 250 to 360 horsepower (1963 with injection engine) and 375 horsepower (1964-1965 with injection engine).

Disc brakes on all four wheels came standard from 1965, in addition to various enhancements side pipes and 396 cubic inches (6.5 liters) big block V8 engine of 425 horsepower. In 1966 came an even bigger engine at 427 cubic inches (7.0 liters) in several varieties up to 450 horsepower. In 1967 came one 427 cubic inches with equipment code L88, produced in only 20 copies, this model is highly prized among collectors, who have to pay more than 600,000 dollars for such a specimen. C4 was a completely new car, and they had in development focused on driving performance.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1

This model had overhead cams and 32 valves, which was developed by Lotus. From the start of 1990 to 1992, the car came with 375 horsepower, and from 1993 to 1995, the effect was 405 horsepower. ZR-1 was one of the then fastest standard cars until the engine power was muted in 1995.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

Grand Sport (GS) came in 1996 to mark the C4 should not be produced more. The name was taken from one of Corvette concept cars from 1963. It was produced 1000 GS Corvettes, 810 Coupe, and 190 convertibles. It could only be purchased in blue with white speed stripe and a red bar above the left wheel. This version had 330 horsepower instead of the other models of the same year which had 300.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Speedster

Chevrolet Corvette speedster was firstly manufactured in 1991 and was intended to oust ZR-1. The engine was a 5.7 liter L98 V8 with twin turbo and a top speed of 296 km/h. 2018 Chevrolet Corvette had 6-speed manual transmission and only 50 cars were built.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe