When Chevy unveiled the 2020 Corvette C8 it promised that the pricing would start below $60k and it’s held up that promise. The mid-engine Corvette C8 is a performance bargain with a starting price set at $59,995.
The base 2020 Corvette 1LT trim level comes standard with features like, an 8-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, power seats, dual-zone climate control, and a 10-speaker Bose audio system. The Corvette 2LT trim level starts at $67,295 and adds heated and cooled seats, a head-up display, a heated steering wheel, a 14-speaker Bose audio system and a navigation system.
The top Corvette 3LT features a more upscale interior with more leather, suede and carbon fiber. It starts at $71,945.
For buyers that want even more performance, the $5,000 Z51 Performance package is available, which adds a performance exhaust. limited-slip differential, bigger brakes, Michelin Pilot Sport 4s summer tires, better cooling, and a unique axle ratio. The exhaust bumps up the horsepower by 5, to give the Corvette C8’s 6.2L V8 485 horsepower and 470 lb-ft. of torque. Magnetorheological dampers can also be added for $1,895 and the front suspension lift system adds $1,495.