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Some of the differences between the 2014 and 2015 Corvette include the performance data and video recorder, which helps track lap routes and allows you to get all of your track data onto your computer.  The 2015 Chevy Corvette also boasts an 8 speed automatic transmission which give you more speed and power in each gear, quicker shifting, and more speed and power off the line.

The Z51 package is all about performance, whether you're a track enthusiast or looking for mean street power, you'll get it all in the Z51, larger wheels and tires give you superior traction while powering through corners.  The dry-sump oil system keeps your engine cool and lubricated, while the larger brake calipers and slotted rotors help cool the brakes allowing you to carry speed into the corners. The HD cooling vents keep your engine cool, shown above in velocity yellow this car will catch the eye of any car enthusiast whether you're at the track or driving the streets of Kansas City.

Engine and Performance

The Engine and transmission on the 2015 Chevy Corvette are unparalleled. The base horse power is 455, Z51 with the standard MPP exhaust will go to 460 HP and is also an option on a non Z51 suspension Corvette. The 8 speed transmission is new for 2015, has a closer gear ratio in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd and more performance in the torque curve. The Corvette goes 0-60 in 3.8 seconds and does a 1/4 mile in 11.0. Contact a corvette specialist today at Hendrick Chevrolet Shawnee Mission where we Drive Performance Together!


Interior

The best feature of the 2015 Corvette Stingray is the driver oriented cockpit, everything is within reach of the driver including the center console, air conditioning system is all positioned 25 degrees toward the driver. This makes it easy for the passenger to hang on and enjoy the ride!  The competition seat adds to driver comfort and performance, which is the perfect option for the daily driver.


Top Removal and Storage

The targa top of the 2015 Chevy Corvette Stingray has 3 base levers, one above the drivers console, one above the passenger, and the third in the middle, when you flip the switch it releases the top, at a mere 18 pounds, you will easily be able to pull it off and store it in on the 2 designated tracks built into the coupe to keep the top safe and secure while you're cruising the roads around Kansas City. This is designed for one person to be able to easily remove and store the top.

Z51 Engine & Performance

2015 Z51 Stingray Corvette, performance and power come equipped with the dry sump oil system, which gives you 9.8 as opposed to the standard 6, what it does is cycle oil through the system so when you're driving through hairpins and tight turns, your engine is properly lubricated. This car was designed with the track in mind, although it can be driven on the street as well. The Z51 Corvette comes equipped with the performance data recorder which is built into the navigation system and comes standard on the 3LT car. It's an option on a 1LT or 2LT. The performance data recorder has a front camera built into the rear-view camera system, which allows you to record on the street or at the track and download the data to your computer.  You can track everything from lap times, starting stopping, corner speed and apex points, this helps you improve your performance driving skills on or off the track.


Wheels, Tires, & Brakes

The Z51 Corvette comes with a standard 19" front wheel/tire package and 20" rear wheel/tire package, slotted brake rotors, 13.5" inches in the front, compared to the 12" on the non-Z51 Corvette. Slotted brake rotors help diffuse heat, allowing you to maintain stopping power lap, after lap on the track.


Exhaust & Suspension

The 2015 Corvette Z51 come equipped with an AP&P exhaust, which is a performance exhaust which allows the driver to control the mode that the exhaust is in, for example you can set it to a loud rumble or to quiet. The sport tuned suspension comes with 3 different settings: touring, sport, or track. Magnetic ride control is another option where you can go from "water to peanut butter" depending on the road conditions.


Tommy Milner is the driver of the Corvette C7R for Corvette racing, this is live footage of Tommy taking the 2015 Corvette Z06 for a hotlap at Road Atlanta. With the all new 8 speed automatic transmission, you'll get a live look at how this machine powers through corners and accelerates off the line.  It also showcases the braking system, this corvette is built to take all the abuse you can put it through on the track!
 

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