I bought a 2000 AT Corvette and fell in
love with it, but i wasn't too happy
about the AT transmission, so i thought
i would try a more comfortable car and
i bought a Mercedes. All it took was 3
days in that Mercedes and i had to get
rid of and went and bought me My Vette
Back, 03 yellow, i tell u what...a
Dream Come true! i will always have one
I had first thought about getting a
fiftieth edition corvette when I
realized that the anniversary coincided
with my fiftieth birthday. I eschewed
the convertible for the quieter ride of
the hatchback but made up for it with
the Plexiglas roof panel. The six-speed
manual gives the driver complete
control and is an integral part of
driving a car with the soul of a
corvette. I have only caused the Active
handling system to activate a few times
but it did steady the ride.
The leather seating is very
comfortable.When I am in need of
comforting I set the ride to Tour and
the car seemingly glides on rails.When
I want the feel of the road I set the
ride to Sport and get every nuance of
the road surface.
The shift handle has a square knob and
is a little awkward. I would prefer a
This is a car I have wanted all my life.
Finally this year I purchased the 50th
we just took a road trip to Minnesota,
the comfortable was unbelieveable, my
wife and I are in our early 50's and
usually we are stiff after a long
drive, not with the vette.
We felt like everyone just moved out of
our way on the highways (we are not
going real fast.
It is a feeling that you cannot
imagine if you have not experienced
it...HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS CAR !!!!!!