Rumor: Chevrolet to Release “Low Cost” C7 Corvette Coupe to Slot In Under Stingray

February 28, 2013 at 12:08 pm

Color us highly skeptical on this highly speculative rumor from Motor Trend that GM has plans to introduce a lower cost “Corvette Coupe” model to slide in under the Stingray in the C7 Corvette lineup.

This “Corvette Coupe” model would purportedly be powered by a 5.3-liter V8 producing less than 400 horsepowers (instead of the Stingray’s 6.2L V8 LT1 engine), with pricing potentially starting under $50,000.

They cited no source for this rumor. Read on inside…