Chevrolet is well-known for defining extremism in smoothness and performance on the road, and with exceptional dynamics and performance; the 2012 Corvette Grand Sport Convertible is certainly no exception. Every year, Chevrolet seems to gently tweak this car by producing extremely inspiring designs, engines, and suspension system, which all ultimately aid to the overall performance factor. However, they never make over-the-top changes where the vehicle is unrecognizable, because face it, you just don't mess with a classic!
The Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible boasts muscular but sexy curves, complimented by unparalleled performance and extraordinary handling and braking capabilities. This is a vehicle that has a lot to offer, at a surprisingly affordable price tag. While the vibrant exterior color options and extensive features is enough to get excited over, it is what's under the hood that really counts. This convertible is powered by a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that produces 430 horsepower and 424 pound-feet of torque. While you may not be expecting good gas mileage on this sports car, you may be quite surprised at what you do see as this engine returns 16 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. The V-8 powerhouse is married to either a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission. The naturally aspirated engine runs on premium gasoline, and the fuel tank holds 18 gallons.
Taking into consideration the cost, the Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible is a bargain. The impressive quality, styling, performance suspension, and comfortable ride make this a consideration for any vehicle enthusiast. The six-way adjustable power driver seats allow for a comfortable ride, and the power steering keeps your tires headed in the right direction. The Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible not only comes in various exterior paint colors, but also features a variety of interior designs. When you evaluate styling and performance side-by-side, it is easy to see why it is considered one of the top ten sports cars of the year. The Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible incorporates safety features with side mounted air bags in case of accidents, dusk sensors, and automatic pretension seatbelts. It has been found to even brake from 60 mph in as short as 100 feet.
Various options are available for the interior of the car which includes intricate embroidered seats. The simple and beautiful leather stitching gives the interior a rich and polished finish. Every aspect fulfills the requirements of a good sports car, even the price tag. The handling and phenomenal acceleration of the 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible make driving an exhilarating experience.