Will they still make front-engine Corvettes?
“It had to be done,” says GM. After decades of being in existence, it took the most recent C8 version of the iconic Chevrolet Corvette for the original vision of a rear-engined layout to come to pass.
Is the Corvette C7 discontinued?
The final C7 Corvette was auctioned off on June 28 to benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation. It is a 2019 Z06 painted in black, and is the last of the front-engined Corvettes. The news comes on the heels of the confirmation—finally—that the next-gen Corvette will be mid-engined.
How long will Corvette last?
The lifespan expectations for Chevy Corvettes
According to Motor and Wheels, owners can expect their new Corvette to last for 150,000 to 200,000 miles. For most drivers, that’s probably about 10 to 13 years minimum.
Are Corvettes rear engine?
The Corvette’s traditional front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout endured for seven decades, making it one of the world’s longest-running, continuously produced passenger cars with sales surpassing 1.7 million units.
Can I order a 2021 Corvette?
To that end, General Motors has stopped accepting orders for the 2021 Corvette last month. “Due to an overwhelming demand for the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Chevrolet has decided to stop taking sold orders on March 25th, 2021,” the automaker said in a prepared statement.
Will there be a C8 ZR1?
The Chevrolet Corvette C8 ZR1 is expected to arrive for the 2023 model year with a twin-turbo V8 engine, more aggressive looks, and more all-around capability than the C8 Z06, whether on the track or on the road.