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Dream Machine
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By RGH
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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2dr Convertible (5.7L 8cyl 4A)


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Driving the 2002 Corvette 6 spd Convertible is the best automotive experience I have ever had the priviledge to experience.Exhilirating acceleration, tight cornering, smooth ride and exceptional feel in a visual package shared by only a few of the elite sports cars in the world. Add to that the fun of Corvette forums, clubs, road rallies, aftermarket equipment, clothing and plenty of helpful advice and one purchases a complete recreational package that no other car can compare with. It is truly awesome.


Favorite Features

Looks; acceleration, cornering, heads- up display, lack of rattles, trunk space, tight fit. comfortable seating, great gauges.


Suggested Improvements

shift throw is too long. run-flats too loud and stiff. Interior appearance could be more colorful.


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My 2002 Triple black Convertible
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By sici
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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2dr Convertible (5.7L 8cyl 4A)


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I was lucky enough not only to participate in the 50th Anniversary Corvette Caravan to Bowling Green and Nashville on June 26th. and 27th. 2003. I also was able to participate in the five "hot laps" at Atlanta Motor Speedway on June 25th, 2003. At first I was leery of pushing the car but my Corvette was able to push through and sustain 135 mph around the entire track (1.54 mi) without any shakes, shudders, shimmies or any other anomalies that would decrease my confidence in the car's handling the high speed. She was very capable of going much faster but, the driver was not. THIS IS A GREAT CAR!!


Favorite Features

The HUD The Performance Handling Package


Suggested Improvements

More HP


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Speed and awe !
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By Rajoo Venkat
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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2dr Convertible (5.7L 8cyl 4A)


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Time came to get a new car, just went and got a Yellow Vette. Did'nt even bother looking at another car or color. Truly the American Dream Car. Regret is that I waited this long. Best thrill is to drive down highway on ramps at full throttle and hit 65 in second gear. The only car I know that looks as good as it drives.


Favorite Features

Six speed trans, highly intelligent instrumentation, climate control (hot Nevada summer day with top down and staying cool no problem) and the AWSOME power. This car needs speed and guts.


Suggested Improvements

Window switch auto down & UP, compass, rear deck for my dog. Tough choice between wife and dog as passenger. Built in Valentine One with display on the steering wheel. Yah, like GM will go for this !!!


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2002 Corvette Convt.
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By foursix4v
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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2dr Convertible (5.7L 8cyl 4A)


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Absolutely fantastic car. This recently replace a Mustang Cobra as is by far a better car in terms of comfort and performance.


Favorite Features

TORQUE! Handing/Variable assisted steering. Interior layout esp. the waterfall trim.


Suggested Improvements

Upgraded interior materials.


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Majestic red/ majestic car
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By david clark
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2002 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2dr Convertible (5.7L 8cyl 4A)


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I have had almost every sport sedan and got the Vette cause a buddy convinced me I need a weekend sports car. Frankly, I am surprised at this car...it is pure fun to drive. Man when you step down it moves...what a thrill.


Favorite Features

Styling both exterior and interior the wonderful v8, the heads up, the elegant and easy to use top.


Suggested Improvements

For $300 Chevrolet could class up the interior...better quality plastics...brushed stainless (look at a Town Car for this) or real wood option. Dont mess with anything else it is close to perfect.


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