Chevrolet has just released official performance numbers on the 2014 Corvette Stingray. However, these numbers come from a Stingray equipped with the Z51 Performance Package.
The Stingray was able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds, had a braking distance from 60-0 in 107 ft, and sustained 1.03 g in cornering. With these performance figures, the 2014 Corvette Stingray was able to complete a lap around the Virginia International Raceway’s 4.2-mile “Grand Course” in just 2:51.78. For comparison purposes, the 2013 Chevrolet Camaro 1LE did the same lap in 2:58.34.
2014 Corvette Stingray Z51
Acceleration from 0-60 MPH: 3.8 seconds
¼ mile acceleration: 12 seconds @ 119 mph
Braking distance from 60 to 0 MPH: 107 feet
Maximum lateral acceleration: 1.03 G
VIR ‘Grand Course’ Lap: 2:51.78
The 2014 Corvette Stingray will be available in the third quarter of 2013 and has an MSRP of $51,995. The Z51 Performance package will cost $2,800 and includes electronic limited-slip differential; dry-sump oiling system; integral brake, differential and transmission cooling; as well as a unique aero package that further improves high-speed stability.