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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Overview

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The Corvette has made a name for itself in the world of luxury sports cars, and for good reason. The 2018 model marks 65 years of production for the Corvette. To celebrate, Chevrolet is introducing the Carbon 65 Edition of the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.


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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

What’s new for the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray?

In order to celebrate the Corvette’s 65th birthday, the Carbon 65 Edition will sport five new wheel options on the new standard 19-inch front and 20-inch rear wheels. The Spice Red interior is now offered on the 3LT trim, in addition to three new interior color stitching packages: red, yellow, and new blue. To match its new name, the Carbon 65 Edition also comes with jet black suede-wrapped interior with a carbon-rimmed steering wheel and gloss carbon fiber interior trim. Some technological advancements were made including an improved rear view camera, enhanced Head-Up Display, and a standard HD digital radio.

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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Exterior

On the exterior, the Stingray is as sleek and sophisticated as ever. The 2018 model is offered in three trims: 1LT, 2LT, and 3LT. The vehicle’s lightweight aluminum frame, carbon-nano composite underbody panels, and carbon fiber hood and removable roof panel allow the vehicle optimum weight balance and performance. The new standard 19-inch front and 20-inch rear wheels are a step up from last year‘s model. The Carbon 65 Edition is available in the Coupe with a removable roof panel or the Convertible, depending on your personal preference.

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Exterior available on the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT

  • Standard 19-inch front and 20-inch rear wheels, Five new wheel options, including Torque and Motorsport designs, Magnetic Ride Control available, Ceramic Matrix Gray instead of Sterling Blue in the exterior palette, Spice Red convertible top available

Exterior available on the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2LT

  • Adds to or replaces features on 1LT: Curb-view cameras

Exterior available on the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 3LT

  • Comes with the same exterior features as the 2LT

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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Performance

The Corvette is best known for its impeccable performance. With a 6.2-liter V8 engine with 455 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque, the 2018 Corvette Stingray packs a punch. Depending on what you are looking for, the Stingray has seven-speed manual and eight-speed paddle shaft automatic transmissions available. With that type of power, the 2018 model is destined to impress.

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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Efficiency

With the standard V8 engine, GM estimates the vehicle can yield up to 15/26 MPG City/Highway with the automatic transmission.* With the manual transmission, the vehicle is estimated at 16/25 MPG City/Highway.* The 2018 Corvette Stingray comes standard with a 18.5 gallon fuel capacity.

*Estimated fuel economy. Actual mileage may vary.

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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Interior

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Carbon 65 Edition

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Interior

While its exterior is dressed to impress, the 2018 Corvette Stingray’s interior holds its own. In addition to multiple interior trim options, the new model comes standard with several technology features including Apple CarPlay, Android Auto smartphone projection, OnStar 4G LTE with Wifi hotspot, and more. The Carbon 65 Edition is equipped for comfort and style, making it a well-rounded option.

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Interior available on the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT

  • Magnetic Ride Control available, HD digital radio, Available Performance Data Recorder/Cosworth Toolbox with four additional data channels, Rear camera, Jet Black sueded-wrapped interior with carbon rim steering wheel and gloss carbon fiber interior trim, Available Magnetic Selective Ride Control, Available Performance Data Recorder (PDR) to record high-definition video of driving experiences, Chevrolet MyLink with 8-inch-diagonal color touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone projection capability, OnStar 4G LTE with Wifi hotspot, Keyless open and start, Standard dual-zone automatic climate control, Available Competition Sport seats

Interior available on the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2LT

  • Adds to or replaces features on 1LT: Revised interior color breakup including an instrument panel color, Curb-view cameras, Head-Up Display, Bose 10-speaker audio system with bass box, Heated and ventilated leather-trimmed seats

Interior available on the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport 3LT

  • Adds to or replaces features on 2LT: New interior color stitching packages (red, yellow, new blue), leather-wrapped interior with sueded upper interior trim, Spice Red interior available

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2018 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Safety

The 2018 Corvette Stingray comes standard with four airbags with side-impact protection as well as Active Handling with Electronic Stability Control, helping you maintain control of the vehicle at higher speeds. In addition, the vehicle comes standard with safety belt pretensioners, helping secure the driver and passengers in the event of a collision.

Standard Safety Features:

  • Four standard air bags, including side-impact air bags
  • Active Handling with electronic stability control
  • Four-wheel disc brakes with four-channel ABS
  • Safety belt pretensioners
  • Rear-vision camera
  • Tire pressure monitoring with run-flat tires

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