In a recent interview, GM product chief Mark Reuss wouldn’t rule out the possibility of a hybrid Corvette in response to competitors and MPG mandates.
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With 450 horsepower, an aluminum chassis, and 7-speed manual transmission, the new Corvette is a pure performance machine, and surprisingly frugal on fuel as well. GM claims that in “Eco” mode, that 2014 Corvette will get up to 30 mpg*.
Most electric vehicles are slow, practical affairs designed for a pedestrian life of going from point A to point B in a leisurely, efficient fashion. But not the Tesla Model S, a performance electric sedan that has the same acceleration as many supercars. Don’t believe us? Watch this video of a Model S sedan handily defeating a Dodge Viper SRT10 at the drag strip this past weekend.
Once upon a time, the Chevy Corvette utilized some of the biggest and thirstiest engines in the world. But a new generation of performance engineers has created a new kind of performance car in the 2014 Chevy Corvette C7 “Stingray”, utilizing weight-saving materials and fuel-saving technologies in a light, powerful, and technologically impressive American supercar.