GM has finally released the official performance estimates for the 2014 Corvette Stingray, its most capable standard Chevrolet Corvette. According to the official press release, the 2014 Corvette Stingray equipped with the Z51 Performance Package is capable to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph (96 km/h) in just 3.8 seconds.
Moreover, the 2014 Corvette Stingray does the ¼ mile in 12 seconds at 119 mph and it is able to brake from 60 mph to 0 in 107 feet. Maximum lateral acceleration is 1.03 G. Furthermore, the 2014 Corvette Stingray laps the Virginia International Raceway’s (VIR) 4.2-mile “Grand Course” in 2:51.78. GM said in the official press release that the lap around VIR was conducted in a 2014 Stingray equipped with the Z51 Performance Package and Magnetic Ride Control.
The vehicle features racing seat and harness as well as fire extinguisher system. The 2014 Corvette Stingray coupe comes with a price tag of $51,995, excluding tax, title, and license fees. For those who want their vehicle equipped with the Z51 Performance Package this is available for $2,800 and includes an electronic limited-slip differential; dry-sump oiling system; integral brake, differential and transmission cooling; as well as a unique aero package.
The Magnetic Ride Control with Performance Traction Management is a $1,795 option. If you want a 2014 Stingray equipped just like the test car used at VIR, this will cost $56,590.