Popular Tags Cars

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1LT Specs

Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 1LT Convertible RWD powered by 6.2-liter V8 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Manual transmission.

Back to 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
Overview
Select configuration:
$54,600
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 Rack & Pinion

Wheels

  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    18" x 8.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    19" x 10.0"

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

  • Combined
    19 MPG
  • City
    16 MPG
  • Highway
    26 MPG

Emissions

  • CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
    9.6 Tons/yr
  • EPA rating
    3

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
    37.7 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    55.2 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    53.7 in

Weight and Trailing

  • Curb Weight
    3,239 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    11 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Ebony, Leather Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

  • HD Radio
    Not Available
  • Bluetooth Connection
    Not Available
  • Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
    Not Available
  • Premium Sound System
    Not Available
  • Satellite Radio
    Standard
  • Smart Device Integration
    Not Available
  • WiFi Hotspot
    Not Available
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
    Not Available
  • Entertainment System
    Not Available
  • MP3 Player
    Not Available

Interior Trim

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

Comfort

  • Heads-Up Display
    Not Available
  • Navigation System
    Not Available
  • Steering Wheel Audio Controls
    Standard
  • Power Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Power Mirror(s)
    Standard
  • A/C
    Standard
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
    Not Available
  • Automatic Parking
    Not Available
  • Climate Control
    Standard
  • Cooled Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cooled Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cruise Control
    Standard
  • Hands-Free Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Heated Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Keyless Entry
    Standard
  • Multi-Zone A/C
    Standard
  • Power Driver Seat
    Standard
  • Power Passenger Seat
    Standard
  • Remote Engine Start
    Not Available
  • Remote Trunk Release
    Standard
  • Seat Memory
    Not Available
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
    Not Available
  • Seat-Massage
    Not Available
  • Rear A/C
    Not Available
  • Keyless Start
    Standard
  • Navigation from Telematics
    Standard
  • Telematics
    Standard

Additional Packages

1LT Preferred Equipment Group

includes Standard Equipment

Corvette Museum Delivery

$490

acknowledgement form required (Must also add Ship To BAC 184590.) Corvette® Museum Delivery Museum delivery of your new Corvette® is available through your dealer. With this special event, you're first welcomed to the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY, with signs commemorating the special day. This is followed by a tour of the assembly plant conducted by your own Corvette Museum Delivery VIP tour guide - check for availability. Then comes a personal VIP guided tour of the museum, which culminates with the viewing of a brand-new Corvette on display – your Corvette. Next, a member of the National Corvette Museum Delivery Team runs you through a thorough orientation, followed by the delivery presentation of your new vehicle. Finally, a unique gold decal is placed on the inside of the driver's door jamb to signify the importance of this memorable occasion.

LPO, GCA Exterior Package

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. Genuine Corvette Accessory (Not available with (R8C) Corvette Museum Delivery, (VPL) GCA Ultimate Package, LPO, (5V5) full-width spoiler kit, LPO, (VDA) Mesh Package, LPO, (ZLC) Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition or (GLF) Carlisle Blue Metallic.) *PRICE TO FOLLOW* Genuine Corvette Accessory (GCA) Exterior Package (Dealer-installed) The exterior-enhancing package includes the following Genuine Corvette Accessories: • Screen Mesh Package • Body-color rear license plate frame • Underhood blanket and lamp kit • Vehicle cover • Accessory spoiler • Uplevel door handles Coupe and Convertible models only. Not available with Corvette Museum Delivery, GCA Ultimate Package, full-width spoiler kit, Mesh Package or Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition.

LPO, GCA Ultimate Package

$5,600

includes the following dealer-installed accessories: 15-spoke polished wheels, Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, Exterior Graphics Package, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. Genuine Corvette Accessory (When ordered with (10U) Arctic White exterior color, includes body-color C6 spoiler. All other exterior colors include body-color full-width racing spoiler. Not available with (R8C) Corvette Museum Delivery, (VPK) GCA Exterior Package, LPO, (5V5) full-width spoiler kit, LPO, (5V4) GCA Ultimate Package, LPO, (VEU) 15-spoke polished wheels, LPO, (VFS) 7-spoke chrome wheels, LPO, (VDA) Mesh Package, LPO, (ZLC) Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition or (GLF) Carlisle Blue Metallic.) Genuine Corvette Accessories (GCA) Ultimate Package (Dealer-installed) 15 spoke Simply put, it's the ultimate appearance package for your Corvette® Coupe/Convertible. This dealer-installed package includes the following accessories: • 15-spoke polished wheels • Screen Mesh Package • Body-color rear license plate frame • Underhood blanket and lamp kit • Exterior Graphics Package • Accessory spoiler • Uplevel door handles When ordered with Arctic White exterior color includes body-color C6 spoiler. All other exterior colors include body-color full-width spoiler. Not available with Corvette Museum Delivery, CGA Exterior Package, full-width spoiler kit, GCA Ultimate Package, 15-spoke polished wheels or 7-spoke chrome wheels, Mesh Package or Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition.

LPO, GCA Ultimate Package

$6,175

includes the following dealer-installed accessories: 7-spoke polished wheels, Screen Mesh Package, body-color rear license plate frame, underhood blanket and lamp kit, Exterior Graphics Package, accessory spoiler, and uplevel door handles. Genuine Corvette Accessory (Not available with (R8C) Corvette Museum Delivery, (5V5) Full-Width Spoiler Kit, LPO, (VPK) GCA Exterior Package, LPO, (VPL) GCA Ultimate Package, LPO, (VEU) 15-spoke polished wheels, LPO, (VFS) 7-spoke chrome wheels, LPO, (VDA) Mesh Package, LPO or (ZLC) Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition.) Genuine Corvette Accessories (GCA) Ultimate Package (Dealer-installed) 7 spoke Enhance the appearance of your new Corvette® Coupe or Convertible. This dealer-installed Genuine Corvette Accessories package includes: • 7-spoke chrome wheels • Screen Mesh Package • Body-color rear license plate frame • Underhood blanket and lamp kit • Exterior Graphics Package • Accessory spoiler • Uplevel door handles The package is not available with Corvette Museum Delivery, Full-Width Spoiler Kit, GCA Exterior Package, GCA Ultimate Package, 15-spoke polished wheels, 7-spoke chrome wheels, Mesh Package or Chevrolet Centennial Special Edition.

Safety

Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
    Not Available
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
    Not Available
  • Rear Parking Aid
    Not Available
  • Blind Spot Monitor
    Not Available
  • Lane Departure Warning
    Not Available
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    Not Available
  • ABS
    Standard
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
    Standard
  • Brake Assist
    Not Available
  • Stability Control
    Standard
  • Traction Control
    Standard

Airbags

  • Driver Air Bag
    Standard
  • Front Head Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Front Side Air Bag
    Standard
  • Knee Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Passenger Air Bag
    Standard
  • Rear Head Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Rear Side Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Seatbelt Air Bag
    Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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