2005 Chevrolet Corvette User Reviews

2005 Chevrolet Corvette Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 28 reviews

  • Performance:4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars4.9 out of 5 stars 4.9 / 5
  • Appearance:4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars4.2 out of 5 stars 4.2 / 5
  • Overall: 4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars4.8 out of 5 stars 4.8 / 5

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"power" 14 reviews
"ride" 13 reviews
"speed" 5 reviews
"handling" 5 reviews
"fuel economy" 4 reviews
CONS
"trip" 2 reviews

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ideaman007 writes:
2005 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe Review
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5

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Beautiful, mint condition, chrome wheels, all extras, garaged, red with tan leather

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none

ideaman007
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Beautiful Car You Will Love To Own And Drive — I love this car, it is perfect. You will love it, 23 mpg. Chrome wheels, all extras, always garaged, dealer service records, 3 electronic remote keys. Red with tan leather, new tires, spotless, comfortable, fun and easy to drive anywhere.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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zambrzuski writes:
2005 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe Review
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pleasure to drive, more power than can use on todays modern highways, all options provide luxury and performance... love the heads-up display!

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difficult for even the dealer to correctly fix certain problems, sometimes takes multiple trips or tows to the dealer before is fixed

zambrzuski
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Luxury And Ultra High Performance — This Z51 has great power, all the luxury features of a cadillac, very fun to drive on long road trips (such as Vegas), defintely a head-turner at car shows, but repairs can sometimes be costly and taxing on the owner.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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David writes:
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VERY fast

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Tires are expensive.

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Great Sports Car For The Money. — This thing is blazing fast! It's american, so quality is what you'd expect, although it has quite a few luxury features. I love not having to take the keys out of my pocket or unlock the passenger door! Gas mileage averages 26-28 on long trips, 15-18 in town, 10-12 if you nail it every time you start. Way too much fun to drive!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Car_Man_Dan writes:
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Fast, sleek, & sexy

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Wiring harness under the seat makes a light on the dash go on.

Car_Man_Dan
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Worth The Money, Much Better Than The C5! — Sleek, Sexy, Fast, and Sharp! This is a car I would recommend to anyone who is looking for a less expensive sports car as opposed to the traditional sports car (Porsche's, BMWs, Nissan Z's) Most assuredly a fun car to drive!!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Terry writes:
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Looks awesome.

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Expensive.

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Gotta Love It! — I just love it! Performance is incredible! Quick acceleration, great braking and handling. Fuel filler door latch had to be replaced. Looks are superior. Tons of room for luggage. This car is so much fun to drive. I love it.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Bud writes:
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Sharp looking,  awsome acceleration

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None

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Can't Beat Owning A Corvette — Performance - acceleration. 30K miles and tight as a drum. Corsa exhaust, Cray wheels, black-outs. 18MPG/ city, 26-28 mpg highway. Only thing I'd change - the shifter is a little sloppy - 6spd, not an automatic. Not that I need it, but an attention getter.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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David writes:
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FUN, FUN, FUN, FUN!

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ONLY HAVE ONE!

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My Cobra's A Vette — The "looks" it generates. First year of the newest body style and the last year of the "LeMans Color". Look for excuses to drive it. Use it primarily in local car shows. Upon my initial ownership, found it had (2) broken wires in the harness, resulting in erroneous error of service the traction system. Clear Blue removable top squeeks now and then. Mileage is good, and Fun Factor is "OFF THE CHAIN !

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Boomercop writes:
2005 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible Review
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Styling, power, fun to drive

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Minor Bugs

Boomercop
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Very Impressed — Bought a yellow 2005 conv used in Dec 08. It was very well cared for with many upgrades to include Corsa exhaust, Z51, ceramic brakes, HUD, 6 spd manual, Bose stereo and some other cosmetic touches. Have found, however, some minor electronic glitches that are very annoying. My Service Handeling System Light keeps coming on. I traced it to the Steering Wheel Position Sensor after much research. Believe I have it fixed, but what a pain to have the light come on in the dash every day. Also had the engine light come on and no code displayed. Cleared it by disconnecting the battery and reseting the system. In addition, the radio volume kept jumping all over the place. Tracked it to the auto speed adjustment for the radio volume. Dealer told me I would have to relace the head unit. Just turned it off with no other problems. I love the car, but the electric problems are a pain.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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André writes:
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Envy

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Corvette Is Amazing — Simply the most stunning car I have driven. Everything feels so perfect. Only joy to drive! The performance blow most passengers away. The looks of it gets quite some attention too. So, go try one or ask me for a ride.

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Bjarke writes:
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Fast and really fun to drive

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Thirsty and expencive in service

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Modified Corvette C6 — Awesome car to drive, it goes from 0-100 km/h in 4.2 sec, top speed of 300 km/h and take corners at high speeds. It has a 6L V8 engine with +450HP after a few modification's. Looks great, sound awesome and is just lots of fun to drive unless roads are wet because then it is not possible to get enough traction.

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