2009 Corvette C6 Coupe

The lineup includes the Corvette 09 Corvette coupe and convertible, each powered by 430 hp (321 kW) LS3 V-8. The Z06 model strength and speed back to the 505-hp (377 kW) LS7 engine and built on a lightweight frame.

New for 2009 is the Corvette 1LT convertible Customers can slip into a Corvette convertible for a lower MSRP with this 1LT beam equipment. In addition, a power top is now standard on 2LT convertible models.

Two new exterior colors Cyber Gray Metallic and Blade Silver Metallic are added, while Machine Silver Metallic is put stop. This brings the Corvette s exterior palette to nine colors. After a milestone in the year 2008 that the introduction of the LS3 6.2L V-8 engine as the different standard, a custom, leather interior and more upgrades saw the Corvette powers into 2009 with a series of enhancements that further distinguish and give customers more choices, including a lower-priced convertible model.

Of course, that range of choices, the ZR1, with its 6.2L supercharged engine to 638 hp (476 kW) produces. (See the separate Corvette ZR1 release for complete information on Chevy s world-class supercar.)

The Corvette is an American icon with world class credentials, said Ed Peper, Chevrolet General Manager. It is the car we all strive to own and the 2009 version, with more choice and has only increased that desire.

The 09 line-up includes the Corvette Corvette Corvette coupe and convertible, each powered by 430 hp (321 kW) LS3 V-8, and the incomparable Corvette Z06. Equipped with 505-horsepower (377 kW) LS7 engine and built on a lightweight chassis, the Z06 is a street-running descendent of the championship-winning Corvette Racing program.

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