2016 Chevy Corvette near Sherwood Park, AB
Now in its third production year, the seventh-generation Chevy Corvette is on pace to impress even bigger crowds. The Don Wheaton showroom has several options of the 2016 Chevy Corvette near Sherwood Park, AB for customers to consider. Naturally, the automaker is continuing with the Stingray body style for the current model year. Additionally, the historic Chevy sports coupe is offering three new design packages to help potential buyers find a version that will best suit their tastes. Buyers can choose from Twilight Blue, Spice Red and Jet Black Suede design packages. These can be matched to one of two available two-tone GT seats, red or gray in either leather or suede upholstery.
By continuing the Stingray body style, buyers of the 2016 Chevy Corvette near Sherwood Park, AB will definitely remain to feel directly connected to the road. To help improve handling, the innovative Magnetic Ride Control system has been installed on models without the Z51 performance accessories. Depending on trim grade, there are several technology features to be included with the 2016 Corvette. An eight-inch color touchscreen dominates the top of the center stack on all trims. This also means drivers will have universal access to the Chevy 4G LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot. Additionally, versions of the new Corvette with included navigation will also have the Performance Data Recorder to track driving information as well as a complete telemetry profile.
Performance of the 2016 Corvette
Each version of the 2016 Chevy Corvette near Sherwood Park, AB starts with the same power plant. Under the available carbon fiber hood sits a naturally aspirated 6.2-L, small block V-8 engine with a top power output of 455 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. All of that power is sent to the wheels via one of two transmission options. First is a seven-speed automatic manual gear changer for driving purists. Customers looking a little more convenience can opt for an option a eight-speed automatic with paddle shifters mounted just behind the steering wheel. For a little boost in performance, the 2016 Corvette also has a variable-mode active exhaust system. When employed, the car can boost its power output to 460 horsepower.
The experience a driver of the 2016 Chevy Corvette near Sherwood Park, AB has behind the wheel is highly customizable. Chevy engineers made the 2016 Corvette Stingray one of the first models available with driver-selectable driving modes, Weather, Eco, Tour, Sport and Track. Each one of these will automatically adjust certain attributes of the suspension and power train. Anyone who is new to driving a vehicle with the level of performance of the 2016 Chevy Corvette may need a little help with starts. The integrated launch control system will provide maximum acceleration by minimizing as much unnecessary wheel spin as possible.