2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Specifications
2009 Chevrolet Corvette We are taking a look at the 2009 Corvette coupe, convertible, and ZO6 and their specifications. At the end of this article, we have a photo gallery of the 2009 Vette. 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Product Information: WHATS NEW FOR CORVETTE & CORVETTE Z06 New for 2009 New 1LT convertible model2LT convertible now with standard power topTwo new custom interiors: Dark Titanium and EbonyTwo new exterior colors: Cyber Gray Metallic and Blade Silver MetallicBluetooth phone connection availableSteering wheel audio controls standard on all modelsVariable steering ratio standard on all models“Crossed flags” emblem has a new, bright surroundPower hatch pull-down standard on coupe and Z06Z06 dry-sump oil system capacity increased to 10.5 quarts (9.9 L) – same as ZR1New Z06 “spider”-design wheels in Sparkle Silver, Competition Gray, or chromeZ06…
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2007 Callaway C16 Cabrio Debuts at New York Auto Show

2007 Callaway C16 Cabrio Debuts at New York Auto Show

2007 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features
In this post, we will look back to March 16, 2007, when the 2007 Callaway C16 Cabrio debuted at the New York Auto Show.  We also have some photos that were taken at the Corvette Funfest event in 2007.  You can find coverage in the December 2007 issue of Vette Vues Magazine. Callaway C16 Cabrio Debuts at New York Auto Show CALLAWAY C16 CABRIO MAKES WORLD DEBUT AT 2007 NEW YORK AUTO SHOWWorld-Class Supercar Performance, Now Available as Convertible OLD LYME, CONNECTICUT (March 16, 2007) – Callaway Cars today announced it will unveil the C16 Cabrio, the company’s convertible variant of the limited production C16 supercar, at the New York International Auto Show. Callaway engineers integrated powertrain, brakes and suspension enhancements into the current Chevrolet Corvette platform, giving driving enthusiasts the opportunity…
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2009 CORVETTE ZR1 SPECIFICATIONS

2009 CORVETTE ZR1 SPECIFICATIONS

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information
We are looking at the 2009 Corvette ZR1. We will look at the LS9 6.2L small-block engine, Transmission, axle, Ride and handling, Exclusive exterior, Interior details, and the VINs. We drill down on the specs on the engine, chassis and suspension, brakes, wheels, and tires. The dimensions. The cargo, fuel, and engine capacities. In the end, we have a 2009 Corvette ZR1 Photo Gallery for you to enjoy. 2009 ZR1 Corvette - The most powerful car ever sold by GM. Owner: Rick Hendrick. NEW FOR 2009 Supercharged 6.2L engine rated at 638 hp (476 kW)Upgraded six-speed manual transmission with dual-disc clutch technologyBrembo carbon-ceramic four-wheel disc brakesTwenty-spoke 19-inch (front) and 20-inch (rear) wheels in Sterling Silver or chromeZR1-specific Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tiresZR1-specific design features, including wider, carbon-fiber dual-port front fenders;…
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2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car History

2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car History

2006 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Corvette News and Archives
In this post, we will look at the history of the 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car that was driven by Lance Armstrong. We also have some great historical photos. This is a press release sent out by Chevrolet. Lance Armstrong to drive 505-hp 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car at 2006 Indianapolis 500 Lance Armstrong to drive 505-hp 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car at 2006 Indianapolis 500 © General Motors Lance Armstrong to drive 505-hp 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car at 2006 Indianapolis 500 © General Motors Lance Armstrong to drive 505-hp 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car at 2006 Indianapolis 500 © General Motors Lance Armstrong to drive 505-hp 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Pace Car at 2006 Indianapolis 500 © General Motors INDIANAPOLIS, April 4, 2006…
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2013 Corvette Production Numbers, Stats, and Final Totals

2013 Corvette Production Numbers, Stats, and Final Totals

2013 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives
See the final 2013 Corvette Production Numbers:  Option Description and Codes with year-end total numbers.  Totals include the 2013 Corvette base coupe, Grand Sport Coupe, base convertible, Grand Sport convertible, 427 Collector, ZO6, ZR1, and the grand totals for each option. The 2013 C6 Corvette Stats include Option Numbers and Totals for Colors, Trim Special Packages, Export Numbers, Brakes, Wheels, Accessories, Radio, Steering Wheel Options, Exhaust Systems, Museum Delivery, Spoiler, Headlamps, Theft Deterrent, Alarm Vehicle Speed, Display Head UP, Embroidery, Stitching and more ... 2013 Chevrolet -- the sixth generation of the Corvette was produced from 2005 to 2013 and featured fixed headlamps for the first time since the 1962 model.  The Z06 and ZR1 models raised the bar on total performance.  The 2013 Corvette marked the 60th Anniversary of…
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Indy 2005 Corvette Pace Car | Vette Vues Magazine

Indy 2005 Corvette Pace Car | Vette Vues Magazine

2005 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives
The 2005 Corvette Pace Car paced at the 89th Annual Indianapolis 500 on May 29, 2005. It was driven by Retired Army General and former Secretary of State Colin Powell. There were three Pace Cars produced. Eight Track/Festival convertibles painted Victory Red Corvette were used on race day. These Track/Festival Pace Cars did not have the center silver stripe, logo-embroidered headrest, and graphics that were on the actual pace car. There were two replica pace cars produced. 2005 Corvette Convertible Pace Car at the 89th Indianapolis 500. Colin Powell was chosen to drive the Corvette Pace Car. 2005 Corvette Pace Car - Track/Festival Corvette This 2005 Corvette Pace Car is from the Bob McDorman Collection. You will notice that the Track/Festival Pace Cars did no have the center silver stripe,…
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2010 Corvette ZR1  vs the 2010 Corvette Racing C6.R

2010 Corvette ZR1 vs the 2010 Corvette Racing C6.R

2010 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Corvette Racing News, Corvette Specifications
New 2010 Corvette Racing C6.R and 2010 Production Corvette ZR1 Represent the Culmination of More Than 10 Years of Technology Transfer Updated C6.R to Race in 2010 Le Mans, 50 Years After Corvette's First Appearance in Legendary Endurance Race This article appeared in the January 2010 issue of Vette Vues Magazine DETROIT: Corvette Racing's second-generation C6.R will be powered by a new 5.5L production-based V-8, to compete in the new unified GT class in the 2010 American Le Mans Series as well as the GT2 class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The updated C6.R and the Corvette ZR1 on which it's based represent the strongest link yet between a production Corvette and the modern Corvette Racing team. Both cars are well-equipped to compete on and off the track…
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2008 Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6

2008 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette Magazine Back Issues, Corvette News and Archives, Corvette Specifications
In this article, we look at the 2008 Corvette and ZO6. We look at the press release the Chevrolet released on the new C6 Corvette. This article appeared in the July 2007 issue of Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 35, Issue 12.  2008 Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6 2008 CORVETTE Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6 Iconic Sports Car Receives Larger, More Powerful LS3 6.2L V-8 And Host Of Driving, Interior Refinements
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2011 Corvette Model Year Production Final Stats

2011 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Corvette Production Numbers, Corvette Specifications
FINAL PRODUCTION DATA: 2011 Corvette Model Year Production We are looking at the 2011 Corvette Production option code, color choices, description, and the total produced as well as the percentages. In 2011 there was a total of 13,596 Corvettes produced 8,324 Coupes3,562 Convertibles904 Z06806 ZR1 2011 Corvette Options, Quantities, and Cost RPO#DESCRIPTIONQUANTITY$ RETAIL1YY07Base Corvette Coupe3,11249,9001YY67Base Corvette Convertible78054,5501YG07Grand Sport Corvette Coupe5,21255,7401YG67Grand Sport Corvette Convertible2,78259,9501YY87Z06 Corvette90475,2551YY87Z06 Carbon Limited Edition25290,9601YY87ZR1 Corvette806110,7502LTPreferred Equipment Group - Coupe1,0601,1952LTPreferred Equipment Group - Convertible2513,1902LZPreferred Equipment Group - Z061912,6653LTPreferred Equipment Group - Coupe4,3514,2053LTPreferred Equipment Group - Convertible2,4916,2003LZPreferred Equipment Group - Z065237,1703ZRPreferred Equipment Group - ZR166610,0004LTPreferred Equipment Group - Coupe3857,7054LTPreferred Equipment Group - Convertible5139,700C2LDual Removable Roof Panels (coupe only)1,1161,400CC3Removable Roof Panel, Transparent (coupe only)1,509750CFZCarbon Fiber Package (Z06)5353,995D30Non-recommended color trim/top combo58590ER1Battery Protection Package1,487100F55Magnetic Selective Ride Control3,8921,995H33Headlamp Color Gray842590J55Cross Drilled Brake Rotors815500MX06-Speed…
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2010 Model Year Corvette Production

2010 Model Year Corvette Production

2010 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Corvette Production Numbers, Corvette Specifications
2010 Model Year Corvette Production Numbers Our chart here breaks down the coupes, GS coupes, convertibles, GS convertibles, ZO6 and ZR1 production numbers along with the Option Codes. You might enjoy reading some of our other Corvette History: 2010 Corvette Racing C6.R and 2010 Production Corvette ZR1 Represent the Culmination of More Than 10 Years of Technology Transfer Wayne Ellwood did a great job of covering the Corvettes at the 2016 SEMA event.  There are 25 different posts with links at the bottom of each post.  This is the first link: https://vette-vues.com/2016/11/2016-sema-corvette-coverage/ Are you new to our blog?  You might want to start out on our Welcome Page.   [caption id="attachment_1124" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Check out our store for great ideas for Corvette Gifts and subscriptions to Vette Vues Magazine[/caption]
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