The new 2015 Corvette Stingray has undergone some style changes on the inside and outside. The car has sharp lines and crisp angles, and it also has a number of vents – all of which lead to improved performance. This car has a low stance, which gives you the impression that it is truly a fast car. On the inside, the design of the Stingray has been improved upon over the earlier generation of Corvettes. The base model remains more or less the same as its predecessors. It also continues to look very fresh and luxurious.
2015 CORVETTE STINGRAY: ENGINE, MPG
Beneath the bonnet, an unchanged 6.2-liter V8 engine that is capable of producing 455 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque powers the 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray. The engine can be coupled to either a seven-speed manual transmission or to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The all-new auto transmission is the most important technical feature of this car, and this is what makes the car more competitive against its main rival the Porsche PDK. Chevrolet says that its 8-speed auto transmission executes its gear shifts in as many as 80 milliseconds faster than the Porsche. Though this is a very tiny fraction of a second, in reality it does make a huge difference when driving in such a quick car, which is now available with both seven-speed manual transmission as well as eight-speed automatic transmission.
The new 2015 Corvette Stingray is truly a very quick car. Its 455 horsepower engine can accelerate the vehicle from zero to 60 miles per hour in as little as 3.8 seconds with the manual transmission. With the automatic transmission, it achieves the same acceleration in just 3.7 seconds. What’s more, the automatic transmission makes it possible for the car to cover a distance of a quarter of a mile in just under 12 seconds and the same distance can be covered in twelve seconds with the manual transmission. The manual transmission 2015 Corvette Stingray performs at 17 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway while the 8-speed automatic transmission version performs at 16 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.
2015 CORVETTE STINGRAY: EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
The nice thing about this Chevrolet sports car is that it performs exceedingly well, both when driving down a straight road and when negotiating curves. All this helps to improve the confidence of the driver.
The exteriors of the 2015 Corvette Stingray have evolved considerably to include high-tech theme with plenty of vents and creases. The hood is long and low and the windshield sweeps steeply while the rear end is buffed. All the curves and creases mesh well and show off the DNA of the car to best advantage.
The interiors have also been upgraded. The plastic has gone and in its place there is an interior that is fully wrapped. The cabin is very pleasant and comfortable and has an excellent build quality. The driver’s seat is easily adjustable. In addition, there is also tilt/telescoping steering wheel that makes it easy for the driver to take up a very comfortable position when driving.
2015 CORVETTE STINGRAY: PRICE
As for performance, the 2015 Corvette Stingray is very fast and real fun to drive and it is available for fewer than 55,000 dollars. For this price, you get to own a very efficient car that may even be the first to achieve acceleration from zero to 60 mph in fewer than 4 seconds.