New Chevrolet Corvette 2016 Available in Coupe and Convertible

The all new sports car Chevrolet corvette is on sale for the year 2016. The Corvette 2016 is available in coupe and convertible versions. Both models are exclusively designed to inspire the car lovers. These models are further categorized into sub trim levels.  With expressive exterior to the impressive interior, the Corvette possesses some unimaginable speed features which make it insanely fast.

Chevrolet Corvette 2016 Trim levels

The all-new Chevrolet Corvette is available in both coupe and convertible. The convertible possesses soft top that is functional at the speed of 30 miles per hour whereas, the coupe has a detachable roof panel that can be stored in the trunk.

There are three basic trim levels of the car:

  • Base Stingray
  • Stingray Z51
  • Z06

The stingray and Stingray Z51 are categorized into sub trim levels; 1LT. 2LT and 3LT while Z06 is split into 1ZL, 2ZL, and 3LZ.

Base Model

The base model Stingray comes with 18-inch front and 19-inch rear wheels. Heated mirrors, xenon headlights, keyless ignition and entry, eight-way power adjustable front seats, cruise control, dual-zone automated climate control, leather upholstery, Brembo brakes come as standard in the base Stingray. An 8-inch central fitted touch screen, Apple CarPlay, USB connectivity, SD card reader, a nine-speaker sound system  have been installed in the car.

Stingray Z51

The Z51 1LT sits on 19-inch front wheels and 20-inch rear wheels. Sportier suspension tuning, a dual-mode performance exhaust, an electronic limited-slip, and larger front brakes have been equipped in the Z51 1LT.  2LT gets front view parking cameras, rearview mirrors, colored console, a 10-speakers sound system with two subwoofers, cargo shade in coupe, and heated and ventilated seats.

Leather upholstery, synthetic suede interior trim, instrument panel with interior matched colored and navigation system that offer Performance Data Recorded of Corvette have been equipped to 3LT.


Coupe and convertible versions of Z06 have same detachable roof panel (coupe) and power soft top (convertible). 1LZ of Z06 has been equipped with the same features as 1LT of Z51 has except supercharged engine and a sport-tuned suspension. Wider front, bold and large front grille and head-up display of Z06 gives an aggressive look to the car.

Z06 2LZ has got the same upgrades as 2LT has and the same goes for Z06 3LZ.

Chevrolet Corvette 2016 Coupe

The Quality Interior

The 2016 corvette has maintained the excellence inside the cabin. Material quality has been improved to a large extent.  Optional sports seats add an impressive look inside the car. There is 15 cubic feet space available to keep luggage. In convertible, the cargo space is 10 cubic feet. Both models have got a unique feature of powered trunk lids.

Engines Capabilities

The base Stingray and Stingray Z51 gain the power from a 6.2-litre V8 engine. The power is distributed to the rear wheels. The engine is capable of generating 455 horsepower with a torque of 460 pound-feet. The power is sent to wheels via a seven-speed manual transmission. However, an eight-speed automatic transmission is also available. The other trim Z06 gets power from 6.2-litre V8 engine that produces 650 horsepower and a torque of 650 lb-ft.

Safety Control

Anti-lock disc brakes, traction and stability control, a number of airbags and a rearview camera come standard in the new 2016 Chevrolet Corvette. The car has been equipped with stolen vehicle assistance, crash notification and road-side assistance.

Pricing detail

The Chevrolet corvette 2016 coupe is priced of $ 80, 395 while the invertible is priced of $ 84, 395. It is an amazing sports car available at a relatively low price which makes it an ideal buy for sports car lovers.

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