2005 Chevrolet Corvette

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34 reviews
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Available Price Range $10,840-$38,052 Trims2 Combined MPG 23 Seats 2

Our Take on the 2005 Chevrolet Corvette

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Wet-pavement traction and control
  • Idling noise and vibration on some cars
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Visibility in convertible

Notable Features

  • 400-hp, 6.0-liter V-8
  • Coupe and convertible body styles
  • Manual or automatic
  • Improved aerodynamics
  • Available Z51 Performance Package


Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 34 reviews

Best compulsive decision I made!

by Moeman from Redondo Beach, CA on June 1, 2012

I've always wanted a Corvette and I finally broke down and bought one. I found a used 2005 with less than 15k miles on it for less than $30K (april 2012). Fully loaded, this was half the original sale... Read Full Review

2 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

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