See what Chevrolet Corvette looks like with a half a million kilometer mileage

See what Chevrolet Corvette looks like with a half a million kilometer mileage

January 18, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The car cost the current owner of 3.5 thousand dollars

On the YouTube channel Scotty Kilmer appeared video with a brief review of the fifth-generation Chevrolet Corvette sports car, whose run is 300 thousand miles (almost 483 thousand kilometers). According to the current owner of the car, he uses it as a vehicle for daily trips, and the coupe does not give him any problems.

The sports car was bought for 3.5 thousand dollars, although initially the former owner asked for four thousand for a car. The car’s body was completely repainted, other headlights were installed, and with a mileage of 160 thousand kilometers the engine was moved. Inside, the driver’s side armrest is torn and the seats are rubbed.

According to the current owner of the sports car, he doesn’t care about interior defects. In technical terms, there is a slight coolant leak.

In 2017, the American museum “Corvettes” presented the fifth generation sports car with a mileage of 1,240,000 kilometers. The car was also used for daily trips.

Chevrolet Corvette C5 was produced from 1996 to 2004. The basic version was equipped with a 345-hp eight-cylinder engine 5.7, and the version Z06 – 385-hp unit. Combined engine with a six-speed manual transmission. Later, the output units increased to 350 and 405 horsepower, respectively. From zero to 96 kilometers per hour the car could accelerate in 4.5 seconds.