Good news for the Corvette fans, price will be carried over for the new model! Starting at 59,995 dollars, the 2021 model comes with a lot of new features!
The engine will be the 6.2L LT2 V-8 with Direct Injection. It will also have Variable Valve Timing and Active Fuel Management and it’s going to power an eight-speed dual-clutch transmission. According to Chevrolet this is their first eight-speed dual-clutch with manual and automatic mode.
The car will have some new options for the interior.: New colors and GT1 or GT2 bucket seats but also competition and heated and ventilated seats. Heated starring wheel, heads-up display and a Sueded Microfiber-Wrapped Interior Package should complete the list of available options for the interior.
Apple Car Play and Android Auto should come as standard, but there will also be a lot of options for the new infotainment system. The new colors and styles for the exterior will surly please almost every Corvette fan.
Tadge Juechter, Corvette executive chief engineer said: “Our mission was to develop a new sports car, combining the successful attributes of Corvette with the performance and driving experience of mid-engine supercars. We are thrilled with the enthusiasm the mid-engine Corvette brought following its launch and are keeping it fresh with new content for the 2021 model.”
The Corvette C8 model was a mark on the American sports car history, bringing the engine to the middle in a car family famous for putting a lot of power in the front of the car. This brought a lot of success to the company and its good to see them keeping it up on the 2021 model.