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Chevrolet Corvette Z06: Reviews, Photos, and More


A sleek car with pulse-pounding performance.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Review | CarMax

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is often considered the crown jewel of American auto performance. Featuring abundant tech features, a sleek design, and an exhilarating 650 hp supercharged V8 engine, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 offers your highest hopes for a high-end sports car. To learn more about the features and specs of this impressive car, check out our Chevrolet Corvette Z06 review:

Reasons to Buy

1. Exhilarating Speed

If jaw-dropping acceleration is one of the things you're looking for, then the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 definitely won't disappoint. The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 with an automatic transmission sprints from 0-60 in just 2.95 seconds and travels a quarter mile in just 10.95 seconds at 127 mph.

2. Impressive Technology Features

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Review: Dashboard | CarMax

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06's performance may be its most appealing feature, but that doesn't mean the Corvette Z06 skimps when it comes to technology. The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 offers a number of helpful technology features, including remote keyless entry and remote start, an 8-inch color touchscreen display, a 9-speaker Bose® sound system, and more.

3. An Eye-Catching Design

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 features a sleek, aggressive design that stands out on the road. If you want a vehicle that will really turn heads as it drives by then you can count on the impressive design of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06.

4. Excellence Down to the Smallest Details

Everything about the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 breathes excellence. From the materials used in the interior of the vehicle, to the engine's tuning and everything in-between, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is well-appointed on the road. The longer you own a Chevrolet Corvette Z06, the more you will notice to appreciate about it.

5. Supercar Performance

In almost every category, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is able to compete with many European supercars. This means that the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 gives you the feeling of supercar performance and style.

What You Need to Know

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Average CarMax Prices1

  • 2014-2016: Average prices less than $66,500.

  • 2017-2018: Average prices less than $72,000.

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Models & Trim Levels

The Z06 is one of three available trims for the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 trim features a 6.2L LT4 supercharged V8 engine, an 8-inch color touchscreen display, a 9-speaker Bose® sound system, and more!

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Interior and Exterior

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Seating Capacity

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Review: Front Seat | CarMax

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is a two-door sports car that seats two passengers.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Cargo Space

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Review: Cargo | CarMax

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 coupe offers 15 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk, while the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 convertible offers 10 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Colors

The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 comes in ten color options. These include:

  • Admiral Blue

  • Arctic White

  • Black

  • Black Rose Metallic

  • Blade Silver Metallic

  • Corvette Racing Yellow Tintcoat

  • Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat

  • Sterling Blue Metallic

  • Torch Red

  • Watkins Glen Gray Metallic

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Engine & Transmission

The 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is equipped with a powerful 650 hp 6.2L LT4 supercharged V8 engine. This engine can be paired with a 7-speed manual transmission or an 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle-shifters.

Customer Reviews - Overall Rating: 4.8 (397 Reviews)

  • Pros: Power, Ride & Handling, Styling

  • Cons: Cabin Noise, Cost to Maintain, Technology & Entertainment


"Great car all around, but obviously not a family vehicle. It’s great for fun and puts a smile on my face every time I get in it."

- 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Owner

"The car is fast yet comfortable for the day to day drive. I like the adjustable ride control with the Eco mode to save on gas. If you switch to sport or track mode you get to hear the thunderous exhaust! It’s so fun!"

- 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Owner

"This isn't my daily driver, but it has exceeded by expectations in comfort and performance. It is great for weekend road trips and truly a joy to drive."

- 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Owner


  • 2nd - Best Sports Cars (2018)

Click here for the full list of Chevrolet Corvette Z06 rankings.

What's New For 2018?

The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 features a few noteworthy changes such as an improved rearview camera, an HD digital radio, two new wheel choices, a new interior color choice, and more.

The Bottom Line

The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is a performance-oriented vehicle through and through. If you are looking for a sports car that offers more speed and power on the road, then the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 deserves to be at the top of your list. Thanks mostly to its pulse-pounding performance, CarMax customers have rated the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 an average of 4.8/5 stars!

1Based on CarMax average prices between March 1, 2018, and August 31, 2018. Actual prices may vary based on your selected model year, features, and trim packages. Prices do not include tax, title, tags, and any applicable fees.
2Reviews have been edited for brevity, clarity, and grammar.
* Price excludes taxes, title, registration, and fees. Applicable transfer fees are due in advance of vehicle delivery and are separate from sales transactions.

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