2020 Chevrolet Corvette: MotorTrend Car of The Year
The new 2020 Corvette by Chevrolet offers sportscar-like performance at a pretty affordable price. It’s handling on the road is quite comfortable, and this new Corvette has numerous improved interiors. Its V8 engine, z51 performance exhaust, and dual-clutch transmission come together to deliver an incredible performance like never seen before.
Offering a horsepower of over 495 and a maximum available torque of 470 lb. ft., the 2020 Corvette is a powerful sports car to behold. It also offers headroom of 37.9 inches, legroom of 42.8 inches, and a shoulder room of 54.4 inches. Let’s have a closer look at all the spectacular features the new Corvette has to offer.
The 2020 Corvette comes with an eight-speed dual-clutch transmission. The shifts between the two gears are lightning-fast. They offer smoothness as seen in an automatic transmission, and action as found in a manual transmission. The car can also go from 0 to 60 mph in 2.8 seconds.
The new Corvette comes with a 6.2L V8 engine located behind the passenger compartment. Coupled with the z51 performance exhaust package, the 2020 Corvette offers impressive new features, including aggressive yet smooth-functioning brakes, summer tires, and an electronic limited-slip rear differential.
This z51 performance exhaust package also reads every second on the road and is masterful in adapting to changing track situations in less than 15 milliseconds. These features come together to make the new Corvette a powerful sports car.
Carbon Fiber Trim
A GT2 seat with carbon fiber trim and a seatback halo is provided in both 2LT and 3LT trims of the 2020 Corvette. This seat is also wrapped in Napa leather, making it well worth the price.
Performance Data Recorder
This is a superb feature added on the 2020 Corvette to give you peace of mind. The Performance Data Recorder captures video in 1080p regarding instances of braking, gear change, acceleration, and more. This feature is particularly useful when you’ve given your new Corvette to someone else to drive, such as a valet.
With superb performance, powerful sports car features, and affordable price ranges for various trims, the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette is not just one of the best sports cars launched by Chevrolet, but also the MotorTrend Car of the Year.
If you live in Raleigh, Durham, or Chapel Hill, visit the Capital Chevrolet dealership in Wake Forest, NC, for more information on the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette.