The final year of production for the current version of the 2013 Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet celebrates by offering a new convertible model 427, the fastest convertible Corvette ever built, according to the automaker. A 60th Anniversary package design is available on any model Corvette, adding arctic white paint, 2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 style spoiler, brake calipers painted gray, and special badges and graphics. Convertible versions also feature a top of Blue Diamond.
2013 Chevrolet Corvette Interior
Models with the 60th anniversary package Design Blue Diamond also have treatment extended cab leather with suede inserts in the seats. All 2013 Chevrolet Corvette are 60th anniversary logos on the meters, the doorsill plates and Corvette Convertible models, the center of “waterfall” cut between the seats.
2013 Chevrolet Corvette Optional Features
Among the options available for different Corvette models is a navigation system, Bose audio system, Bluetooth, head-up display, Magnetic Selective Ride Control, and an interior lined in leather.
2013 Chevrolet Corvette Engine
The standard Corvette model and versions Grand Sport are equipped with the generation of a 6.2–liter V-8 engine 430 horsepower and 424 lb-ft of torque (436 horsepower and 428 lb-ft of torque with optional exhaust dual mode). A manual 6-speed transmission is standard, but buyers can select a 6-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.
The 2013 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Coupe and 427 Convertible is equipped with a built-hand system, 7.0-liter V-8 engine delivers 505 horsepower. A 6-speed manual transmission is the only option with the 7.0-liter engine. The Z06 coupe is equipped with an aluminum frame, and both models use elements of carbon fiber in its construction. Optional on coupe Z06 is a Z07 performance package and a package of carbon fiber.
Models incorporating a hand 2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine delivers 638 horsepower and 604 lb-ft of torque to create the fastest car Chevrolet has ever offered, the company says. The top speed is 205 mph, according to Chevrolet. Only a manual transmission is available, and can be optioned ZR1 with Performance Package.
2013 Chevrolet Corvette safety
The 2013 Chevrolet Corvette is equipped with 4 airbags, including side airbags that inflate impact to protect the heads of occupants in a side impact or rollover accident. Brakes 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, traction control and Active Handling stability, and 6 months of complimentary OnStar Automatic Crash Response are also included.