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{{Vehicle
 
|title=Chevrolet Corvette
 
|image=[[File:96corvette coupe.jpg]]
 
|classification=Sports car
 
|bodystyle=2DR Coupe<br>2DR Convertible
 
|transmission=4-speed automatic<br>6-speed manual
 
|cylinders=8
 
|enginesize=5.7 liters
 
|horsepower=300<br>405 (ZR1)
 
|drive=Rear-wheel drive
 
|mpg=17/24 (coupe)<br>17/25 (convertible)
 
}}
 
 
==Year-to-year changes==
 
==Year-to-year changes==
   
 
===1991===
 
===1991===
   
Since the early '90s, [[Chevrolet]] continued refining the [[Chevrolet Corvette|Corvette]]'s current design from 1984. There were three models -- a Roadster 2-door convertible, and base and ZR-1 2-door coupes. Back then, the base Corvette came with 245 horsepower, and the ZR-1 with 375 horsepower.
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Since the early '90s, Chevrolet continued refining the Corvette's current design from 1984. There were three models -- a Roadster 2-door convertible, and base and ZR-1 2-door coupes. Back then, the base Corvette came with 245 horsepower, and the ZR-1 with 375 horsepower.
   
 
===1992===
 
===1992===
   
Still a major player in the increasingly competitive ultra-sports market, the Corvette had cars like [[Dodge Viper]] and [[Dodge Stealth|Stealth]], [[Mazda RX-7]], [[Mitsubishi 3000GT]], [[Nissan 300ZX]], [[Porsche 968]] and [[Toyota Supra]] to contend with.
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Still a major player in the increasingly competitive ultra-sports market, the Corvette had cars like Dodge Viper and Stealth, Mazda RX-7, Mitsubishi 3000GT, Nissan 300ZX, Porsche 968 and Toyota Supra to contend with.
   
 
===1993===
 
===1993===
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Chevrolet planned an all-new version of its super-sports car for '96, which became known as the LT4. However, it only lasted one year before the next generation of the Corvettes went on sale.
 
Chevrolet planned an all-new version of its super-sports car for '96, which became known as the LT4. However, it only lasted one year before the next generation of the Corvettes went on sale.
===1997===
 
The redesigned 1997 Corvette was released as a late model in January 1997.
 
 
 
==Retail prices==
 
==Retail prices==
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*'''$36,735 '''(1994 Chevrolet Corvette 2DR Coupe)
===2DR Coupe===
 
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*'''$37,345 '''(1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2DR Coupe)
{| class="sortable wikitable"
 
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*'''$43,510 '''(1994 Chevrolet Corvette 2DR Convertible)
!Model year
 
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*'''$44,225 '''(1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2DR Convertible)
! class="unsortable" |Trim level
 
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*'''$68,093 '''(1994 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1)
!List price
 
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*'''$68,603 '''(1995 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1)
!Destination charge
 
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Later 1994 Corvettes (except the ZR1) had their prices increased by $100.
!Effective date
 
|- align="center"
 
|1994
 
|Base
 
|$36,285
 
|$550
 
|December 17, 1993
 
|- align="center"
 
|1994
 
|ZR1
 
|$67,543
 
|$550
 
|December 17, 1993
 
|- align="center"
 
|1995
 
|Base
 
|$36,785
 
|$550-560
 
|October 1, 1994
 
|- align="center"
 
|1995
 
|ZR1
 
|$68,043
 
|$550-560
 
|October 1, 1994
 
|- align="center"
 
|1996
 
|Base
 
|$37,225
 
|$565
 
|September 4, 1995
 
|- align="center"
 
|1997
 
|Base
 
|$37,495
 
|$565
 
|July 27, 1997
 
|}
 
===2DR Convertible===
 
{| class="sortable wikitable"
 
!Model year
 
!List price
 
!Destination charge
 
!Effective date
 
|- align="center"
 
|1994
 
|$43,060
 
|$550
 
|December 17, 1993
 
|- align="center"
 
|1995
 
|$43,665
 
|$550-560
 
|October 1, 1994
 
|- align="center"
 
|1996
 
|$45,060
 
|$565
 
|September 4, 1995
 
|}
 
   
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
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95corvette_coupe.jpg|1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door coupe
 
95corvette_coupe.jpg|1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door coupe
 
95corvette_convertible.jpg|1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door convertible
 
95corvette_convertible.jpg|1995 Chevrolet Corvette 2-door convertible
95corvetteconvertible(2).jpg
 
 
95corvettezr1.jpg|1991-1995 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
 
95corvettezr1.jpg|1991-1995 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
 
95corvettezr1_coupe.jpg
 
95corvettezr1_coupe.jpg
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[[Category:2-door convertibles]]
 
[[Category:2-door convertibles]]
 
[[Category:2-door coupes]]
 
[[Category:2-door coupes]]
[[Category:8-cylinder vehicles]]
 
[[Category:Rear-wheel drive vehicles]]
 
[[Category:4-speed automatic vehicles]]
 
[[Category:Pre-1981 introductions]]
 
[[Category:Sports cars]]
 

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