Lovers of transformations and bold customizations, next year will be able to count on a new kit dedicated to the recent highly original and very fast C7 Corvette Stingray. The company Callaway Cars has confirmed in an official debut in 2014 for the Aerowagon kit, capable of transforming the new Corvette Stingray in a fascinating and sporty shooting brake with only two seats, offering the exotic flavor of the typical show-car.
In order to turn into a Corvette Stingray Aerowagon need to purchase a special kit at a cost of $ 15,000 (about € 11,000 at current exchange rates), to which you can match the paint of the same color as the car with a premium of $ 1,500, while the costs of installation are excluded. The conversion kit is made of lightweight and durable carbon fiber and will not change the original shape of the headlights, also renewed will be the aerodynamics of the car body increasing the top speed of the Stingray. The aesthetic result is more appreciable, without being artificial, also the versatility of the car is improved thanks to a luggage compartment much larger and much better exploitable also thanks to the new tailgate able to offer a wider access while the interior is designed to accommodate only the driver and passenger, both embraced by high-containment seats.
In conjunction with the debut of the kit Aerowagon, the computer will make available to American fans and lovers of strong emotions a mechanical kit dedicated to the powerful engine of the Stingray. The 6.2-liter V8 LT1 Corvette in its standard configuration develops a power of 460 hp and 630 Nm of torque, unloaded rear wheel drive via a seven-speed manual transmission equipped with the Active Rev Matching (alternatively there is an automatic six-speed) and able to squirt the car from to 100 km / h in less than 4 seconds. The mechanical kit of Callaway Cars provides for the adoption of a supercharging system, combined with a high flow suction system and an exhaust system with low resistance. These components are added to the system which change also the fuel injection and recalibration of the engine, all offered at a price of $ 22,995.