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Video: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray engineering detailed

Chevrolet has released an interesting video showcasing the engineering that went into developing the hot new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. The video goes into detail surrounding the development and manufacturing of the powertrain, suspension and brakes.

The new Stringray is an important vehicle for GM, it has been designed to carry the legendary and iconic ‘Stingray’ nameplate. It’s also the company’s flagship high performance vehicle, set to go up against the international greats from European and Japan.

As previously reported, the 2014 ‘Vette comes with a new LT1 6.2-litre naturally aspirated V8 engine producing 336kW of power and 609Nm of torque. It’s good for 0-100km/h in under 4.0 seconds.

It’s not just about straight-line speed though, as you can learn from the video below, various aspects of the new Stingray have been honed to offer world-class handling and comfort with thanks to advanced construction materials and manufacturing processes.

Click play below to find out more about its engineering background.

Brett is the editor and founder of PerformanceDrive. He's obsessed with driving, having played with Matchbox cars until he was tall enough to drive a real one. After initially working as a mechanic, Brett earned a degree in journalism and entered media as an editorial assistant at Top Gear Australia magazine. He then worked at CarAdvice.com.au. His dream is to live next door to the Nurburgring in Germany.