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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
MSRP
$69,495
Invoice
$64,769
Average Price Paid
$64,134
28 listings nationwide

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2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
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Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
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2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$68,998
2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,601
7 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
Rob Feeman Preview:

With a next-generation Corvette expected to debut in 2020 on an all-new midengine platform, Chevrolet could be excused for letting the current seventh-generation quietly end its run. I...

2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
Rob Feeman Preview:

The battle for the top of the muscle-car heap took a major leap forward in 2013, when Ford unveiled its updated Shelby GT500 sport coupe and convertible, equipped with an aluminum 5.8-...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
15
writes:
A great car for the money, but after the Grand Sport, I was spoiled.
Handling Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD worse.
"The Stingray test drive was only a few miles and I have over 1000 on the Grand Sport. The touring mode goes a long way to tame the suspension for day to day driving."
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD worse.
"I thought it was more of a car for the money. I really liked the looks"
15
writes:
The Grand Sport cost a little more and the 2LT package is an adder. However, the Grand Sport gives the look o...
Handling Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD worse.
"The Stingray test drive was only a few miles and I have over 1000 on the Grand Sport. The touring mode goes a long way to tame the suspension for day to day driving."
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD worse.
"I thought it was more of a car for the money. I really liked the looks"
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Camaro better.
"They are cooler"
Value Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Camaro better.
"They look cooler"
2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
5
writes:
expensive to maintain
Handling Ranked 2014 Chevrolet Camaro 1SS Convertible RWD better.
"traction is way better"
Family Car Ranked 2014 Chevrolet Camaro 1SS Convertible RWD better.
"more room"
writes:
Handling Ranked 2002 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB worse.
"The Shelby has the track package. Absolutely no comparison to the Lightning."
Front Seats Ranked 2002 Ford F-150 SVT Lightning 2 Dr Supercharged Standard Cab Stepside SB worse.
"Love the Recaro seats. They seem to hold you in place."
25
writes:
Back Seats Ranked 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 3LT Convertible RWD better.
"it doesnt have em!"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 3LT Convertible RWD better.
"fits hot n cold running blondes"

Specs

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD
2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible
Powertrain 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
16 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
25 MPG
25 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
460 hp @ 6,000 RPM
460 hp @ 6,000 RPM
662 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque
465 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
465 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
631 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.5:1
9:1
Displacement
6,200 cc
6,200 cc
5,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
4.06 in x 3.62 in
4.06 in x 3.62 in
3.68 in x 4.16 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 43 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom -- 29.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 10 cu ft 9.6 cu ft
Exterior
Length 177.9 in 188.2 in
Width 77.4 in 80.1 in
Height 48.7 in 55.1 in
Wheelbase 106.7 in 107.1 in

Available Options

2019 Chevrolet Corvette
Grand Sport 1LT Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Admiral Blue Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Black
  • Blade Silver Metallic
  • Ceramic Matrix Gray Metallic
  • Corvette Racing Yellow Tintcoat
  • ELKHART Lake Blue Metallic
  • Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat
  • Sebring Orange Tintcoat
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Torch Red
  • Watkins Glen Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • LPO, Custom Corvette Luggage
  • Customer-Selectable VIN Ending
  • LPO, Vehicle Cover, Fully Rendered, Corvette C7.R Premium Indoor Dust Cover
  • LPO, Vehicle Cover, Fully Rendered, Grand Sport Premium Indoor Dust Cover
  • Calipers, Red-Painted
  • Calipers, Yellow-Painted
  • Carbon-Flash Painted Ground Effects Package
  • Hood Insert, Visible Carbon Fiber Weave
  • LPO, Visible Carbon Fiber Rear Spoiler
  • Tonneau Inserts, Carbon Fiber
  • Vents, Exterior, Body-Color Painted
  • Vents, Exterior, Shark Gray-Painted
  • Visible Carbon Fiber Ground Effects Package
  • Performance Data and Video Recorder
  • Grand Sport Heritage Package
  • LPO, Grand Sport Logo Package
  • Z07 Performance Package
  • Brakes, 4-Wheel Antilock, 4-Wheel Disc, Ceramic
  • Color Combination Override
  • Corvette Museum Delivery
  • LPO, Performance Air Intake
  • Jet Black, Leather Seating Surfaces with Sueded Microfiber Inserts
  • Seats, Competition Sport Bucket
  • Blade Silver Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Carbon Flash Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Carbon Flash Hood Stinger Stripe
  • Crystal Red Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Cyber Gray Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport Blue Center Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport Carbon Flash Center Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport Gray Center Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport Red Center Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport Satin Black Center Stripe Package
  • Grand Sport White Center Stripe Package
  • Inferno Orange Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Jake Carbon Flash Metallic 2-Tone Hood Stinger Stripe
  • Red, White, and Blue Full-Length Stripe Package
  • Satin Black Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Satin Black Hood Stinger Stripe
  • Shark Gray Hood Stinger Stripe
  • Velocity Yellow Full-Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Transmission, 8-Speed Paddle Shift with Automatic Modes
  • Wheels, Grand Sport Chrome Aluminum
  • Wheels, Grand Sport Machined-Face, Aluminum
  • Wheels, Grand Sport Satin Black-Painted Aluminum with Red Stripe
2014 Ford Shelby GT500
Convertible

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Deep Impact Blue Metallic
  • Grabber Blue
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Race Red
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Sterling Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Radio: Navigation System Package
  • Shaker Pro Audio System W/9 Speakers
  • Equipment Group 821A
  • Black W/Black Accents, RECARO Leather Sport Seats
  • Black W/Blue Accents, RECARO Leather Sport Seats
  • Black W/Red Accents, RECARO Leather Sport Seats
  • Black W/White Accents, RECARO Leather Sport Seats

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