2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Rumors and Features

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The 2020 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport debuts at this week’s and will go on sale in the US this summer. There have been plenty of reports and even a few test mules spotted, but we won’t know whether a mid engine Corvette is actually happening until we see one. GM says the new Grand Sport is nearly as quick around its Milford Proving Ground track as the previous generation ZR1. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport is essentially a beefed up version of the current Corvette Stingray that borrows parts from the monstrous Z06 to improve handling and affect a more focused attitude.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Concept

 

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Exterior and Interior Design

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport is essentially a Corvette Z06 on the outside, borrowing most of the aerodynamic kit seen on Chevy’s high performance sports car. From front to back, the new Corvette will get a massive makeover. Though, it won’t lose too many styling cues from the Stingray we know and love. The front end gets a huge boost in aerodynamics without that big engine in the way, and the grille will provide more downforce than the underlying Z06. Those who don’t want their Grand Sport to be confused with the Z06 need to opt for the available Heritage package, which adds hash mark fender graphics in one of six colors. Engineers are also likely to also ditch many of the heavier fiberglass body panels to lighter, stiffer carbon fiber. Upon closer inspection though, the Grand Sport stands out thanks to its specific front fender inserts and custom wheel design.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Review

The interior of the Grand Sport also based on the Z06’s. The cabin can be had with either the GT or Competition sport seats and in any of the color combinations available with the standard Corvette. Tension Blue full leather and suede-wrapped interior that may burn your eyes out. This edition also features an embossed outline of the original 1963 Corvette Grand Sport on the headrests, and an instrument panel plaque, also shaped like the ’63, with the car’s build number.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Interior

 

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Release Date and Price

Corvette needs time to glimpse in the first glance. So we’re still waiting for the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport launch. From the price range of $60,000 – $100,000, this is enable.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Rear Side

 

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Powertrain and Performance

Under the hood, the Grand Sport comes with the naturally aspirated 6.2 liter V8 LT1 from the base Corvette that boasts 755 hp at 6,000 rpm and 715 lb ft of torque at 4,600. Wrangling the power is a standard seven-speed gearbox with active rev matching, but a paddle shifted eight-speed automatic is available for extra coin. That’s still plenty of grunt. Now, put that engine in a lightweight, aerodynamic focused 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport with super sticky tires.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Engine Specs

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