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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
MSRP
$67,400
Invoice
$62,952
Average Price Paid
$67,400
11 listings nationwide

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2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster
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Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
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Roadster
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$104,704
46 listings nationwide
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2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$51,845

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

If you never drove one along a palm-lined California beach on a warm evening as the sun dips into the sea, it would be easy to dismiss the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible as money ...

2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster
Michael Perkins Preview:

Softened and consolidated, the Elise is showing its age. Usually that means outdated design and lackluster performance, but these don’t apply with the Elise. Fifteen years have slipped...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 4
  • Cost-Effectiveness 10
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
Guru9XS48M writes:
Corvettes are made only for old prop im
Family Car Ranked 2021 BMW M3 Competition RWD better.
"Corvettes are made for old men that cant get it up."
2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster
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Kevin 2011 Lotus Elise RoadsterReview:

Hard On Gas, Yes..but, It Is My Toy.. And I Rate It A 5 Star... — for those whom know about it. and only a few of you do, it is in my Townhouse garage. Never will I d...

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

Specs

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD
2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster
Powertrain 8-Speed Dual Clutch 6-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 11.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
189 hp @ 7,800 RPM
Torque
--
133 lb-ft @ 6,800 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11.5:1
11.5:1
Displacement
6,200 cc
1,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
4.06 in x 3.62 in
3.23 in x 3.35 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 42.8 in --
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 12.6 cu ft 4 cu ft
Exterior
Length 182.3 in 149 in
Width 76.1 in 72.8 in
Height 48.6 in 44 in
Wheelbase 107.2 in 90.5 in

Available Options

2021 Chevrolet Corvette
Stingray 1LT Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Accelerate Yellow Metallic
  • Arctic White
  • Black
  • Ceramic Matrix Gray Metallic
  • ELKHART Lake Blue Metallic
  • Rapid Blue
  • Red Mist Metallic Tintcoat
  • SEBRING Orange Tintcoat
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Flare Metallic
  • Torch Red
  • Zeus Bronze Metallic

Option Packages

  • Audio System, Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium System With Connected Navigation
  • Calipers, Bright Red-Painted
  • Calipers, Edge Red-Painted
  • Calipers, Edge Yellow-Painted
  • Carbon Flash Metallic Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Carbon Flash/Edge Red Stinger Stripe
  • Carbon Flash/Edge Yellow Stinger Stripe
  • Carbon Flash/Midnight Silver Stinger Stripe
  • Color Combination Override
  • Convertible Top, Carbon Flash-Painted Nacelles And Body-Color Roof
  • Convertible Top, Carbon Flash-Painted Nacelles And Roof
  • Corvette Museum Delivery
  • Customer Vin Ending Reservation
  • Edge Blue Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Edge Orange Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Edge Red Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Edge Yellow Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Exhaust, Performance
  • Exterior Accents, Body-Color, Side Vents And Front/Rear Grille Accents
  • Exterior Accents, Shadow Gray, Side Vents And Front/Rear Grille Accents
  • LPO, 19" X 8.5" (48.3 CM X 21.6 CM) Front And 20" X 11" (50.8 CM X 25.4 CM) Rear 5-Open-Spoke Performance Pewter-Painted Aluminum Wheels
  • LPO, 19" X 8.5" (48.3 CM X 21.6 CM) Front And 20" X 11" (50.8 CM X 25.4 CM) Rear 5-Trident-Spoke Black-Painted Aluminum Wheels
  • LPO, Composite Rockers, Black
  • LPO, High Wing Spoiler
  • LPO, High Wing Spoiler, Carbon Flash Metallic-Painted
  • LPO, Outside Mirror Covers In Visible Carbon Fiber
  • LPO, Premium Indoor Car Cover, Fully Rendered C8.R
  • LPO, Set Of Premium Leather Weekend/Travel Bags
  • LPO, Stingray R Appearance Package
  • LPO, Visible Carbon Fiber Grille Insert
  • Midnight Gray Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Steering Wheel, Sueded Microfiber-Wrapped
  • Sterling Silver Full Length Dual Racing Stripe Package
  • Suspension, Magnetic Selective Ride Control
  • Suspension, Z51 Performance With Magnetic Selective Ride Control
  • Z51 Performance Package
  • Seats, Competition Sport Bucket
  • Wheels, 19" X 8.5" (48.3 CM X 21.6 CM) Front And 20" X 11" (50.8 CM X 27.9 CM) Rear 5-Open-Spoke Carbon Flash-Painted Aluminum With Machined Edge
  • Wheels, 19" X 8.5" (48.3 CM X 21.6 CM) Front And 20" X 11" (50.8 CM X 27.9 CM) Rear 5-Trident-Spoke Machined-Face Spectra Gray-Painted Aluminum
  • Wheels, 19" X 8.5" (48.3 CM X 21.6 CM) Front And 20" X 11" (50.8 CM X 27.9 CM) Rear 5-Trident-Spoke Machined-Face Sterling Silver-Painted Aluminum
2011 Lotus Elise
Roadster

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