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2017 Corvette Grand Sport Shows Its Track Ready

By   August 1, 2016

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

Can’t quite afford a Corvette Z06, but a Stingray is a bit too tame for you? Well, the new 2017 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport may be right up your alley. It may have the same 6.2-liter 460 horsepower V8 as is available in the Stingray, but is it just a slightly tuned Stingray?

The Grand Sport is a perfect choice for someone looking for a hard core road legal car that can keep up with much more expensive cars on the track. Out of the box you get a lightweight – at least by today’s standards – machine with an aerodynamics package designed to produce plenty of much needed downforce. On the track cooling is very important and the Grand Sport gets an enhanced cooling package over the Stingray.

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Chevrolet Announces 2017 Corvette Grand Sport Pricing

By   May 4, 2016

2017 Corvette Grand Sport

2017 Corvette Grand Sport

Chevrolet has announced pricing for the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport. The track ready machine when equipped with the the Z07 package can accelerate from 0-60 mph in just 3.6 seconds.

But the Grand Sport is more than just fast in a straight line. With the package you get Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires which improves lateral acceleration from 1.05g to 1.2g over the standard Grand Sport. With the Z07 package the Corvette can also run the quarter mile in 11.8 seconds.

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