The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z51 is a rear-wheel drive powered by a 6.2 liter LT1 V8 engine delivering 460 hp and 465 lb-ft ot torque at 4600 rpm. The acceleration time from 0-60 mph is 3.7 seconds, ensuring that this car will put a smile on your face every time you’ll hit the gas. You can choose between the seven speed manual transmission and the eight speed paddle-shift automatic transmission.
The exterior of this car is sculpted so well, everything fits perfectly. At the front there are bi-xenon HID headlamps. There is additional ventilation on the top of the hood and on the front fenders, purposefully designed for a better cooling of the engine. The mirrors are body-colored and heated as well. The wheel sizes are 19″ diameter, 8.5″ width at the front, and 20″ diameter, 10″ width at the rear. At the back you will find a LED tail lights, performance exhaust and a optional unique rear spoiler that will cost you extra $1,100.
This car can offer five different driving modes: Weather, Eco, Tour, Sport and Track, each of them providing different steering sensitivity and different throttle response. The Sports mode opens up the exhaust valves, making a thundering sound that simply cannot be ignored.
There are three option packages offered for the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z51:
1LT with a price of $61,445
2LT with a price of $65,900
3LT with a price of $71,190
As we already know, the higher the “LT” number, the more options you get, and of course, the more you pay.