Corvette C8 is the eighth generation of the C-coded Corvette family, implementing the Mid-Engine model for the first time. Inspired by today’s racing cars, the exterior design of the Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray combines the essence of aggressive, futuristic, and proportional body dimensions.
From the front, this car looks firm and sharp at the same time with the Bonnet line that was designed to dip towards the front bumper. Not to forget the Corvette logo is also pinned on the middle side so that its historic identity is not easily forgotten.
The lights are supported by Projector configuration and LED Daytime Running Light (DRL), so they glow elegantly at night. Corvette writings are also found on Disc Brakes combined with red, producing an aggressive impression.
From the side, body dimensions like this are considered to be more supportive of acceleration and handling comfort. As for the design of the rim itself, it looks pretty neat, with a five-pillar combined with the Corvette logo on its Wheel Cap.
At the back, Twin Dual Exhaust chrome plated gives a more dramatic impression. On the other hand, there is also a black Spoiler, which is claimed to be able to increase Downforce so that the car does not float at high speeds.
By carrying out the Cockpit Jet theme for its interior design, the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray is thick with the impression of a car that emphasizes speed. Chevrolet also claims that the C8 Stingray cabin was inspired by the Cockpit of the F22 Jet.
The dashboard section does apply the Oriented Driver theme. The Panel Head Unit is designed facing the driver, so information and Multimedia can be observed more easily.
Meanwhile on the design, the dominance of black and red becomes the main point. The leather material used for the dashboard is also of high quality.
There is also an information screen, a 12-inch Multi-Information Display (MID). The configuration is Digital and packed in a racing car style. The audio settings button to Cruise Control is already available neatly on the steering wheel.
Broadly speaking, the features of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray are equipped with three main things. First is a strong and lightweight body structure, named Bedford Six which enhances Handling and Cornering performance.
Then the second one is related to the rear bumper, applying lightweight. Chevrolet claims it as the first industry to use it on Mid-Engine cars.
Then the third is the use of super-lightweight components in various cabin materials. Trimming body weight is the main goal so that the comfort aspect can be achieved and has an impressive handling performance.
The new generation of 6.2L Small Block V8 LT-2 engine officially became the head of Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray engine operation. The engine is capable of spitting 495 HP with a record torque of 637 Nm.
With the help of Performance Package, acceleration 0-100 Km/Hour can be achieved in under 3 seconds. The transmission is trusted to the 8-speed acceleration Dual-Clutch, DCT New Electronic Transmission Range Selector.
The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray is available in three different trims that marketed starting at $58,900. The highest variant of the sports car is tagged at $70,850. The car is available in three different color options.