Chevrolet has finally released the technical specifications for the new generation of the Corvette Stingray.
After being officially unveiled almost half a year ago, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is being placed into the spotlights once again, this time with the carmaker releasing the final specifications for the popular sports car. The new Corvette generation, in its two body styles, Coupe and Convertible, has the same dimensions, 177 inches long, 73.9 inches wide and riding on a 106.7 inches long wheelbase. The two models benefit from a 50:50 weight distribution and they are getting features like the tire pressure monitoring system, four-channel ABS, ESP, Active Handling and more.
Power to the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe is being provided by the 6.2 liter LT1 V8 engine, which his producing a total output of 455 HP (335 kW) at 6,000 rpm and it has a peak torque of 623 Nm (460 lb-ft), available at 4,600 rpm. The Convertible is less powerful, coming at 450 HP (331 kW) at 6,000 rpm and 609 Nm of torque (450 lb-ft) at 4,600 rpm. Power is being sent to the wheels through a seven-speed manual transmission with Active Rev Match. No performance details have been released yet.