2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray price starts at $51995: Top features


    It is being praised by one and all. 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray price starts at $51995. Here we take a look at its top features

    The fans of the Chevrolet sports car need not wait long to know the price of the all new C7 Corvette Stingray, as the company announced the pricing of the car on Friday. The seventh-generation 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray coupe will rule the roads later this year with the base price of $51,995, and the convertible will be available at $56,995.

    General Motors announced Friday that the prices include the $995 delivery charge but leaves out tax, title, and lease and license fee. According to the company press release the Stingray comes with upgraded features like Sirius XM satellite radio, Bluetooth, and USB, SD, and auxiliary inputs along with the nine-speaker Bose sound system that will allow to play music from everywhere in the world.

    “The 2014 Corvette Stingray perfectly embodies Chevrolet’s mission to deliver more than expected for our customers,” said Chris Perry, vice president, Chevrolet marketing. “The Corvette Stingray delivers a combination of performance, design and technology that very few manufacturers can match, and none can even come close for $52,000.”

    The 2014 Stingray is $1,400 more than the 2013 Corvette while the convertible costs just $1,240 more than the current model. According to General Motors the 2014 Vette will come with a 6.2L LT1 V-8 engines with direct injection, Active Fuel Management, constantly changeable valve timing and an advanced combustion system along with seven-speed manual transmission with Active Rev Matching, Dual, eight-inch configurable driver/infotainment screens, with next-generation Chevrolet MyLink infotainment system and rear view camera, and Keyless access with push-button start.

    “The all-new 2014 Corvette Stingray is the most advanced and engaging Corvette in the long, prestigious legacy of this uniquely American success story. It is a car woven into the fabric of American culture and it got its start right here in the Big Apple,” said Chris Perry vice president of Chevrolet Marketing in a press release on Friday.

    General Motors showcased the Stingray coupe for the first time at the North American International Auto Show and comes with two major package options – a 3LT Interior Package and a Z51 Performance Package.

    According to the company the 3LT Interior Package will be available with features including Bose 10-speaker surround-sound audio system; SiriusXM Satellite radio with one-year subscription and HD radio receiver along with a color head-up display, navigation system, heated and ventilated seats with power lumbar and bolster adjustment.

    On the other hand the Z51 Performance Package will have features that include high-performance gear ratios, transmission-cooling system, 19-inch front and 20-inch rear wheels and tires along with larger slotted rotors and brake-cooling ducts, electronic limited-slip differential and differential cooling system.

    The company is expected to roll out both the cars for sale from later this year.