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2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray - Road Test Specs

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray convertible

(6.2L V8 7-speed Manual)

Vehicle

Year Make Model2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 2dr Convertible (6.2L 8cyl 7M)
Vehicle TypeRWD 2dr 2-passenger convertible
Estimated MSRP$61,790
Assembly locationBowling Green, Kentucky

Drivetrain

ConfigurationLongitudinal, front midengine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, direct-injected V8, gasoline with cylinder deactivation
Displacement (cc/cu-in)6,162/376
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainPushrod, two valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)11.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)455 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)460 @ 4,600
Fuel typePremium unleaded (recommended)
Transmission typeSeven-speed manual with automated rev matching
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=2.97, II=2.07, III=1.43, IV=1.0, V=0.71, VI=0.57, VII=0.48
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.42
Differential(s)Electronically controlled clutch-type limited slip

Chassis

Suspension, frontIndependent double wishbones, transverse leaf spring, self-adjusting magnetorheological dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent double wishbones, transverse leaf spring, self-adjusting magnetorheological dampers, stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, variable-ratio rack-and-pinion
Steering ratio (x:1)17:1 to 12:1
Tire typePerformance front and rear
Tire size, frontP245/3519Z
Tire size, rearP285/3020Z
Wheel size, front19-by-8.5 inches
Wheel size, rear20-by-10 inches
Wheel materialPainted alloy
Brakes, front13.6-inch one-piece ventilated slotted cast-iron discs with four-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear13.3-inch one-piece ventilated slotted cast-iron discs with four-piston fixed calipers

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)21 combined (17 city/29 highway)
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)18.5

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo description10-speaker Bose audio system with bass enclosure
iPod/digital media compatibilityGeneric aux jack, multiple iPod via USB
Satellite radioStandard
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemOptional with traffic, 8-inch display screen (measured diagonally)
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard OnStar
Smart entry/StartStandard ignition/doors/trunk/hatch

Dimensions & Capacities

Length (in.)176.9
Width (in.)73.9
Height (in.)48.9
Wheelbase (in.)106.7
Track, front (in.)63.0
Track, rear (in.)61.7
Turning circle (ft.)37.7
Legroom, front (in.)43.0
Headroom, front (in.)37.9
Shoulder room, front (in.)55.2
Seating capacity2
Convertible top materialCanvas
Operation typeManual-operated top and latches with integral tonneau cover
Operation time, lower/raise (sec.)20 seconds
Operation lockoutMay be driven up to 30 mph

Warranty

Bumper-to-bumper3 years/36,000 miles
Powertrain5 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion6 years/100,000 miles
Roadside assistance5 years/100,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenance2 years/24,000 miles
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