Beautiful car and fun to drive even with the automatic. Only drawbacks were the cheap plastic interior, especially the door panels, and some nagging quality issues--plastic parts breaking off in the interior, needed to replace entire exhaust system, stuck ignition intercept lock that required a tow to the dealer.Also continued leaks from tires.
Exterior styling, speed and cornering ability, clear targa top.
Chevy designers should look at Porche and BMW interiors to upgrade the Vette.
Keep working on mechanical reliabilty.