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  • (4.8) 53 reviews
  • MSRP: $13,623$38,123
  • Body Style: Convertible
  • Engine: 400-hp, 6.0-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
  • Seats: 2
2006 Chevrolet Corvette

Our Take on the 2006 Chevrolet Corvette

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 new paddle-shift automatic
  • New Z06 coupe with 505-hp V-8
  • Available Z51 Performance Package

2006 Chevrolet Corvette Reviews Expert Reviews

America's oldest sports car is still America's best sports car -- at least in the latest Z06 incarnation of the Chevrolet Corvette.The Vette has been around since we were babies, and after 50-plus years on the market, it's grown into a sophisticated performance car that still puts a premium on muscle.We tested a 2006 Corvette Z06 with just a few options and a bottom line of $71,5... Read full review for the 2006 Chevrolet Corvette

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Consumer Reviews


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Ultimate Machine

by Speedy from SAN RAMON CALIF on April 15, 2010

This car is not perfect. The interior plastics are a bit on the cheap side for a car of this price. The roof rattles a little sometimes. Its got a bad blind spot for lane changes. I don't care, and if... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Chevrolet Corvette Safety Ratings

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There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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