Chevrolet revealed a restricted version mannequin for the 2022 mannequin yr, the Corvette Stingray IMSA GTLM Championship Version, only one,000 items will likely be out there on LHD markets with styling to imitate the championship dominating No. three and No. four Corvette C8.R race automobiles that took the IMSA’s sports activities automotive championship collection within the 2020 season, taking the Producers, Drivers, and Staff titles!
Throughout the unveiling on the Belle Isle Park Raceway, Corvette Racing’s crew Jordan Taylor and Antonio Garcia arrived within the coupe and convertible No. three Corvette Stingray IMSA GTLM Championship Editions on the observe. Teammate Nick Tandy led on observe in a Corvette Stingray convertible, the official tempo automotive of the 2021 Detroit Grand Prix whereas Corvette Racing’s driver Tommy Milner was behind the inspiration for the 2022 particular version, the precise No. four Corvette C8.R race automotive.
The limited-edition Corvette Stingray IMSA GTLM Championship Version is offered in two colours, both Speed up Yellow impressed by the No.three race automotive, or Hypersonic Gray for the No.four version, each include Corvette Racing crew graphics bundle, both gray or yellow relying on the physique coloration. The Corvette Stingray IMSA GTLM Championship Version is predicated on the 3LT trim with the Z51 Efficiency bundle, relying available on the market the automotive is destined for, these include the Excessive-wing spoiler in carbon fiber, yellow brake calipers, Black Trident design wheels full with “Jake” emblem on the middle caps, and black lug nuts, Carbon Flash completed exterior mirrors, black aspect sills and splash guards.
For the within the usual seats for the IMSA GTLM Championship Version are the GT2 seats, the Competitors Sport seats are additionally potential, however the upholstery is all the time a mix of Strike Yellow and Sky Cool Grey to correspond with the outside yellow and gray theme, yellow seat belts are customary as is a particular, individually numbered C8.R plaque between the seats.
Nevertheless it’s not solely the particular C8.R version that’s new for the 2022 mannequin yr, on the common Corvette you at the moment are capable of specify three new exterior shades, Hypersonic Grey, Caffeine, and an non-compulsory Amplify Orange Tintcoat that comes at a premium, in case you’re not a fan of the Excessive-wing spoiler on the rear, now you can go for a brand new, low-profile rear wing too, even the Z51 entrance splitter can now be ticked on the choices listing with out including your entire Z51 efficiency bundle.
The Chevrolet Corvette is offered as a coupe with a detachable roof panel and as a convertible with a retractable hardtop, in both 1LT, 2LT, or 3LT trim stage on each variants, the Z51 Efficiency Bundle could be added to all trim ranges, the MY2022 Corvette Stingray is offered from native dealerships from July 1st on, beginning at $62,195, together with vacation spot freight cost, for coupe fashions and $69,695, together with DFC, for the convertible, manufacturing of the MY2020 on the Bowling Inexperienced Meeting plant is scheduled for late Q3 2021.