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2008 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2LT Specs

Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

2008 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 2LT Convertible RWD powered by 6.2-liter V8 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Manual transmission.

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Overview
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$54,575
Starting Price (MSRP)
Engine
6.2-liter V8 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Body Type
Convertible
Seating capacity
2 seater
Trunk Volume
11 ft³
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 26 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    6.2-liter V8 Gas
  • Horsepower
    430 hp @ 5900 rpm
  • Torque
    424 lb-ft @ 4600 rpm
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Manual
    6-Speed Automatic (+$1,250)
  • Drivetrain
    Rear Wheel Drive

Steering

  • Steering Type
    Pwr Speed Sensitive

Wheels

  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    18" x 8.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    19" x 10"

Suspension

  • Front Suspension
    Short/Long Arm
  • Rear Suspension
    Short/Long Arm

Tires

  • Front Tire
    P245/40ZR18
  • Rear Tire
    P285/35ZR19

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • City
    16 MPG
  • Highway
    26 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    18 gallons
  • Cruising Range City
    288 miles
  • Cruising Range Highway
    468 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    174.6 in
  • Height
    49.1 in
  • Max Width
    72.6 in
  • Front Width
    62.1 in
  • Rear Width
    60.7 in
  • Wheelbase
    105.7 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    2 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    43.1 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    37.9 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    55.2 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53.6 in

Weight and Trailing

  • Curb Weight
    3,246 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    11 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Cashmere, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Ebony, Custom Leather Wrapped Seating Surfaces
  • Ebony, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Linen, Custom Leather Wrapped Seating Surfaces
  • Red, Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Seat trim, leather, processing code
  • Sienna, Custom Leather Wrapped Seating Surfaces
  • Titanium Gray, Leather Seating Surfaces

Optional Interior Materials

  • Cashmere, Two-tone Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Red, Two-tone Leather Seating Surfaces
  • Titanium Gray, Two-tone Leather Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Seats
    Standard
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
    Standard
  • Vinyl Seats
    Standard
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available

Additional Packages

Custom Leather Wrapped Interior Package

features leather-wrapped upper instrument panel, upper door trim panels and console storage cover. Exclusive leather color and two-tone design includes seat headrest "tonal" crossed flag embroidery and enhanced armrest padding. Special Bias pattern console trim plate (Requires 4LT Preferred Equipment Group.)

Indy 500 Pace Car Replica

replicates actual pace car with full Silver/Black graphics package, cloisonne badges, exclusive Indy 500 logo seat embroidery on two-tone Titanium seats, Z06 spoiler, (Q9V) forged chrome aluminum wheels, inside console armrest signed and numbered by pace car driver Emerson Fittipaldi and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. Also includes (Z51) Z51 Performance Package and (NPP) dual mode exhaust. (Requires (41U) Black exterior color and (846) Titanium Gray interior trim. Convertibles also require (37T) Gray convertible top.) (Requires 3LT Preferred Equipment Group.) *Upon selection of this pkg, base price will be increased* Indy 500 Pace Car Replica Replicates actual pace car with full Silver/Black graphics package, cloisonne badges, exclusive Inday 500 logo seat embroidery on two-tone Titanium seats, Z06 spoiler, forged chrome aluminum wheels, inside console armrest signed and numbered by pace car driver Emerson Fittipaldi and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. Also includes Z51 Performance Package and dual mode exhaust system. (Requires Black exterior and Titanium gray interior trim. Convertibles also require Gray convertible top).

Limited Personalization Option, GCA Exterior Package

$2,095

includes the following dealer-installed accessories: Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, vehicle cover, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. (When ordered with (41U) Black exterior color, includes body-color full-width racing spoiler and chrome door handles. All other exterior colors include body-color C6 spoiler and body-color door handles. Not available with (R8C) Corvette Museum Delivery or (VPL) GCA Ultimate Package, Limited Personalization Option.) GCA Exterior Package GCA Exterior Package GCA Exterior Package w/3LT Limited Personalization Option includes the following dealer-installed accessories: Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, vehicle cover, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. (When ordered with Black exterior, includes body-color full-width racing spoiler and chrome door handles. All other exterior colors include body-color C6 spoiler and body-color door handles. Not available with Corvette Museum Delivery or GCA Ultimate Package, Limited Personalization Option). w/2LT Limited Personalization Option includes the following dealer-installed accessories: Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, vehicle cover, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. When ordered with Black exterior, includes body-color full-width racing spoiler and chrome door handles. All other exterior colors include body-color C6 spoiler and body-color door handles. Not available with Corvette Museum Delivery or GCA Ultimate Package, Limited Personalization Option. w/4LT Limited Personalization Option includes the following dealer-installed accessories: Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, vehicle cover, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. (When ordered with Black exterior, includes body-color full-width racing spoiler and chrome door handles. All other exterior colors include body-color C6 spoiler and body-color door handles. Not available with Corvette Museum Delivery or GCA Ultimate Package, Limited Personalization Option).

Memory Package

recalls 2 driver "presets" for 6-way power seat, outside mirrors and telescoping steering column (Requires 3LT or 4LT Preferred Equipment Group.)

Preferred Equipment Group

$5,100

includes (US9) Audio system, AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer and MP3 playback, (UK3) Steering wheel controls, mounted audio controls, (UV6) Head-Up Display, (AAB) Memory Package, (KA1) Seats, heated driver and front passenger, (N37) Steering column, power telescopic with manual tilt, (UG1) Universal Home Remote, (CM7) Convertible top, power folding

Preferred Equipment Group

$8,600

includes (US9) Audio system, AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer and MP3 playback, (UK3) Steering wheel controls, mounted audio controls, (UV6) Head-Up Display, (AAB) Memory Package, (KA1) Seats, heated driver and front passenger, (N37) Steering column, power telescopic with manual tilt, (UG1) Universal Home Remote, (CM7) Convertible top, power folding, Custom Leather Wrapped Interior Package

Preferred Equipment Group

includes Standard Equipment

Z51 Performance Package

$1,695

performance-oriented package for the Gymkhana/Autocross enthusiast; includes extra cooling, stiffer springs and stabilizer bars, specific shock absorbers, larger brakes with cross-drilled rotors, specific tires and Z51-specific 6-speed manual when ordered with 6-speed manual transmission or (GU2) performance axle ratio with 6-speed paddle shift automatic (Not available with (F55) Magnetic Selective Ride Control.) Z51 Performance Package Z51 Performance Package w/4LT Performance-oriented package for the Gymkhana/Autocross enthusiast; includes extra cooling, stiffer springs and stabilzer bars, specific shock absorbers, larger brakes with cross-drilled rotors, specific tires and Z51-specific 6-speed manual when ordered w/2LT or 3LT Performance-oriented package for the Gymkhana/Autocross enthusiast; includes extra cooling, stiffer springs and stabilzer bars, specific shock absorbers, larger brakes with cross-drilled rotors, specific tires and Z51-specific 6-speed manual when ordered.

Warranty

Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    6 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles