All 2020 C8 Corvettes Have Been Sold Before Production Begins
Ever since the 2020 Chevy Corvette Stingray was announced, auto enthusiasts have been eagerly awaiting its arrival. Even though the new Stingray won’t begin production until February, it’s already sold out, according to Barry Engle, the president of General Motors North America.
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The mid-engine Corvette hype train has been chugging along for decades, and now that the vehicle has finally arrived, it’s no surprise that it’s been a quick seller. About 40,000 models were allotted to the United States, and all have snagged by advance orders.
Plus, with a starting price of $59,995, the 2020 Stingray is almost impossible for a die-hard automotive fan to resist. It’s also received numerous accolades, including being named the 2020 MotorTrend Car of the Year. Similarly, Car and Driver ranked the C8 Corvette on its prestigious 10Best List.
About the 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray
The 2020 Corvette Stingray is more than just a fast seller — it’s is the quickest model in the nameplate’s history. The standard model can deliver 490 horsepower and 465 lb-ft of torque. It can rocket from 0-60 in a blazing 2.9 seconds when equipped with the Z51 performance package. That enables the new ‘Vette to conquer a quarter-mile in 11.2 seconds. This optional package also lets the Corvette achieve 495 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque.
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On the inside, the Stingray offers unparalleled customization options. You can choose between seven interior color schemes and four upholstery materials. You can even opt for custom-colored seatbelts. Plus, it boasts a storage area under the hood, along with a trunk that’s big enough to store a couple of golf bags. You can also opt for the exclusively designed 14-speaker Bose surround sound system for crystal-clear, lifelike sound.
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