C7 was actually set to be introduced in 2011 as the development already begin in 2007 but GM seemed need more time to make it perfect. GM wanted to change the image of old man’s car and make C7 more aspirational to young driver. With C7 has amazing young look, it seems GM successfully did it. Nevertheless, the heart of C7 is actually the LT1 6.2-liter V-8 engine that makes C7 the most powerful Vette ever. Before the release, people believed C7 would deliver 450Hp but when the car released, C7 could deliver 455-horse power. When you take the optional high-performance exhaust package, the car would be stronger with 465Hp. Carbon fiber is used on the hood and the roof to make the car lighter and the engineer successfully makes the car better balance. In the test, the car could accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4 seconds. With 7-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission option, C7 series try to get people heart.
In the past, Corvette may identical with old man’s toy but GM proved they could change people perception. Nevertheless, old man’s car or not, Corvette always become something exotic. If you come to Miami and could not help yourself to drive exotic corvette, miami luxury car rental is the place to go. Driving along Miami Beach with exotic car will make people turn their eyes on you.