This week we’ve got the keys to a ragtop version of the seventh generation Corvette, here equipped with GM’s 8-speed automatic gearbox.

The convertible gives up so little in terms of handling and rigidity compared to its hardtop counterpart that GM didn’t need to add any additional structural bracing to the roadster, which has in turn helped to keep weight in check. The end result is a mere 64 pounds of additional heft for the open top car.

With the optional performance exhaust, the C7’s 6.2-liter V8 belts out a hefty 460 horsepower and 465 pound-feet of torque. Automatically rev-matched downshifts can be toggled via steering wheel paddles. Let’s take a closer look and then head out on the road.

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Comments

    • Jimmy Hoffa
      Jimmy Hoffa

      It would smoke a hellcat

      about 7 days ago
    • Edwin Acevedo
      Edwin Acevedo

      Me: oh crap I been pulled over
      My mom: OMG WHAT DID I DO (freaks out)

      Edit: he speed when he is not in the highway

      about 10 days ago
    • Policeboy123
      Policeboy123

      i remember i did a drag race at a car show, and i was in my 67 chevy chevelle ss 396, i smoked a 2016 stingray in a quarter mile with it.

      about 1 month ago
    • Chance Rochester
      Chance Rochester

      Can’t believe ya have almost one million views from a regular C7 Convertible. I’ve got a Z06 C7-R.. I think I need to make some videos soon because the regular C7 has nothing on the Z06.

      about 1 month ago
    • shawn powell
      shawn powell

      This sounds like a stupid question, but how does this guy get to drive all of these nice cars?

      about 2 months ago
    • Jr Varela
      Jr Varela

      It worth it

      about 2 months ago
    • street 75
      street 75

      Yet...holding the automatic shifter like it's manual. Instinct tells u...it should be.

      about 3 months ago
    • street 75
      street 75

      Convertible and auto...waste of time there. What's the point.

      about 3 months ago
    • jrag1000
      jrag1000

      Monster. mine used!

      about 3 months ago
    • Sheldon Curtiss
      Sheldon Curtiss

      ew automatic

      about 3 months ago
    • Gamer Studio
      Gamer Studio

      Interior is very odd

      about 3 months ago
    • Gamer Studio
      Gamer Studio

      I hate convertible cars

      about 3 months ago
    • Enamyzz
      Enamyzz

      The Sound Of The Engine Aggressively Roaring Through The Wind Is What's So Soothing To Me

      about 4 months ago
    • Turquoise dots
      Turquoise dots

      I wish I had this car! Always been a dream of mine since I was 9

      about 4 months ago
    • andrew mcrae
      andrew mcrae

      I have to ask even several years after the fact, why did you have the heads up display off?

      about 5 months ago
    • Jasper DiLincoln
      Jasper DiLincoln

      🔥🔥🔥🔥

      about 5 months ago
    • black man nathaniel
      black man nathaniel

      These cars is expensive, also I hate convertibles, would rather have it as a hardtop then its perfect. 👌🏿

      about 5 months ago
    • michael rodriguez
      michael rodriguez

      auto dimming mirrors = awesome feature

      about 5 months ago
    • michael rodriguez
      michael rodriguez

      bruh...that engine sound awesome!

      about 5 months ago
    • Liam Ivy
      Liam Ivy

      It sounds hangry

      about 6 months ago
    • дмитрий смирнов
      дмитрий смирнов

      7ij. 8

      about 6 months ago
    • Jazzy Jock
      Jazzy Jock

      That engine rev scared the crap out of me 😂😂😂

      about 6 months ago
    • Manyak bir vidio kanalı
      Manyak bir vidio kanalı

      hop da

      about 6 months ago
    • SIDESWIPE
      SIDESWIPE

      could you please drive with Renault Logan 2009?! or 2018?!

      about 7 months ago
    • Makayla Lightner
      Makayla Lightner

      i like this vidos it is good i like have one

      about 9 months ago
    • ChrisRs
      ChrisRs

      Are you doing the ZR1 soon?

      about 9 months ago
    • 999shazam
      999shazam

      Boat

      about 9 months ago
    • Miguel Sandoval
      Miguel Sandoval

      I like your car video

      about 11 months ago
    • edward baker
      edward baker

      I own a 2016 Stingray, manual, with every option except z51. This is my third Corvette. I can tell you the video does not do the car justice. I started many years ago in a TR3, then at 17 I got a 59 c1, owned a 260 and 280z, a C5 and finally this C7. It is the fastest, best sounding, best looking vehicle I have ever driven. It has an exotic howl when you let it loose. Play nice and you get 30mpg. The smell is all leather and suade. The manual doesn’t shift like a c2 69, cut it still feels good through the gates. No track ever for my car, so no z51. Don’t like the dry sump or the five extra quarts of syn oil. Great Bose system, self contained WiFi, nice nav and On Star is great to have on a trip. 15cubes of hatch storage. People generally don’t mess with you except the younger guys, but you’ll only get cut off by a soccer mom. Mag suspension just glues the car in the twisted. I had it on Skyline Drive and it is scary how tight this thing holds a turn. My advice, save your pennies, eat out less often, treat you wife right get to know some Vette boys. You can’t go wrong with this wonderful car. Come on, get one before your too damn old to enjoy it.

      about 1 year ago
    • munir salihin
      munir salihin

      Such a boring driving. I want to see the speed not city tour

      about 1 year ago