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2012 Chevrolet Corvette Carlisle Blue Grand Sport Concept

This Corvette celebrates 30 years of 'Corvettes at Carlisle,' one of the largest annual Corvette events in North America. It introduces a new Carlisle Blue exterior, new Silver-painted Torque 2 wheels and Pearl White full-length racing stripes. The Carlisle Grand Sport also showcases all-out performance with a dual-mode exhaust and Magnetic Selective Ride Control. Corvette was born to race, and that performance DNA runs through every inch of this unique Grand Sport.

Vehicle highlights
• LS3 6.2L with dry sump oil system – hand-built at GM's Performance Build Center

• Six-speed manual transmission

• Magnetic Selective Ride Control

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Carlisle Blue Grand Sport Concept• Gray six-piston brake calipers (2012 option)

• Goodyear® F1 Supercar Gen 2 tires

• Dual-mode exhaust system


• New Carlisle Blue Metallic exterior

• Cyber Gray headlamps (2012 option)

Vital Stats and Specifications
Vital Stats
Engine : 6.2 L., 8-cylinder
Power: 430 hp
Torque: 424 ft-lbs


6-speed Manual6-speed Automatic
• Genuine Corvette Accessory Torque 2 silver-painted wheels in 18x10-inch (front) and 19x12-inch (rear)


• Genuine Corvette Accessory Carbon Fiber Ground Effects – front splitter and rockers

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Carlisle Blue Grand Sport Concept• Genuine Corvette Accessory full-width rear spoiler

• Genuine Corvette Accessory GRAND SPORT hood blanket

• Genuine Corvette Accessory Pearl White full-length stripe kit

• 4LT trim level with Ebony/Titanium leather color interior and blue stitching

• New-for-2012 Bose® Premium Audio with nine speakers, ÚSB port and audio jack with iPod® integration on the touch screen

2012 Chevrolet Corvette Carlisle Blue Grand Sport Concept• Genuine Corvette Accessory GRAND SPORT Ebony floor mats

• Genuine Corvette Accessory GRAND SPORT console lid

• Genuine Corvette Accessory Racing Pedal Package

Source - Chevrolet

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