Mexico to Receive 10 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Carbon 65 Editions Later This Year
Last year, Chevrolet announced a limited 2018 Chevy Corvette Carbon 65 Edition that would be limited to just 650 units around the globe. While specific allocation was not revealed at the time, Chevrolet of Mexico confirmed this week that 10 lucky drivers in the country will have the opportunity to drive the limited-edition Corvette.
“We are very happy to announce the arrival in Mexico of this special edition that not only celebrates the legendary Corvette’s 65-year history, but also brings a version that had never been available in our country,” said Pedro Ruiz, Marketing Director of Corvette, General Motors de México. “To give place to each of the 650 Corvette Carbon 65s, it is important to note that it will be a collectible edition serialized worldwide, a detail that will undoubtedly give authenticity to this edition.”
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Available on the 2018 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport 3LT and Corvette Z06 3LZ, the Carbon 65 Edition package includes numerous carbon-fiber exterior elements—including ground effects, hood section, rear spoiler, quarter intake ducts (coupe), roof (coupe), and tonneau insert (convertible). It also receives a unique Ceramic Matrix Gray exterior with fender stripes and door graphics, black wheels with machined grooves, and blue brake calipers.
On the inside, the Corvette Carbon 65 Edition features Competition Sport seats, a carbon fiber steering wheel rim, gloss carbon fiber interior trim, and Jet Black suede interior with blue contrast stitching. Other standout features include head up display and Performance Data Recorder, as well as OnStar 4G LTE with built-in Wi-Fi hotspot.
The 2018 Chevy Corvette Carbon 65 Edition will be on sale in Mexico in the early going of 2018.
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