2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and Z06 Gain Three Design Packages, Minor Updates

The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and Corvette Z06 are available with three color-themed design packages for the 2016 model year, as well as other minor appearance, connectivity and technology enhancements.

The three all-new design packages (Twilight Blue, Spice Red and Jet Black Suede) are offered for the 2016 Corvette Stingray and 2016 Corvette Z06, in both coupe and convertible body styles.

The Twilight Blue Design Package is offered in Shark Gray, Blade Silver, Arctic White or Night Race Blue exterior colors, with a blue top and Shark Gray tonneau inserts for convertible models.

The pack includes polished Motorsport wheels, black or gray brake calipers, wing rear spoiler included on Stingray models without the Z51 package, optional tri-color stripe package and a special Twilight Blue full-color interior color.

The Spice Red Design Package is offered in new Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat, Shark Gray, Blade Silver and Arctic White exterior colors, with convertible models getting a Spice Red top. Also included are polished Motorsport wheels, wing rear spoiler included on Stingray models without the Z51 package and a special Spice Red full-color interior color.

Finally, the Jet Black Suede Design Package is offered in Black, Blade Silver, Arctic White and Torch Red exterior colors, with convertible models featuring a black top. Satin black wheels with red stripe, red brake calipers, Carbon Flash exterior badges, Satin black hood extractor and graphic, Special Jet Black suede microfiber interior and a wing rear spoiler included on Stingray models without the Z51 package complete the pack.

Besides the design packages, the 2016 Corvette Stingray gets two new exterior colors (Corvette Racing Yellow Tintcoat and Long Beach Red Metallic Tintcoat), a new standard wheel design (offered in silver, black, machined and chrome), flat-bottom steering wheel, available two-tone GT seats (red or gray) offered in leather or suede microfiber, red or yellow stitching option offered on Stingray 3LT Jet Black interior and other minor upgrades.

Additionally, Magnetic Ride Control is available on Stingray models without the Z51 package and includes Z51-style wheels and rear spoiler.

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  • fabri99

    That Long Beach Red is just stunning…

    • john1168

      Looks like it was a little cloudy outside when they took the pics. I wonder how this paint catches the sun on a sunny day. I’ll bet it’s fantastic.

  • TheBelltower

    When “design packages” just includes decals, then that’s pretty lame.

    • Pete Moss

      If you were an car enthusiast instead of a perpetual petulant pubescent constantly dissing and complaining you would understand the desire to have something unique and this is just one way of doing that and keeping the car stock.
      Now ‘NUMB NUTS” tell us which package is only decals.

      • TheBelltower

        You know, you’re right. I was completely mistaken. My bad.

        Paint and decals.

        • Pete Moss

          You really are thick………I can’t have a battle of wits with someone who is unarmed.

          • TheBelltower

            How original. The personal jabs just keep coming. You’re a true wordsmith.

          • Pete Moss

            Not original…just a put down for half-wits.

          • TheBelltower

            Don’t you have a Mensa meeting to attend tonight? No? Then perhaps the annual US Turf Association conclave, Mr. Moss? For someone who thinks so little of me, you sure are stuck to me like gum on a shoe.

          • Pete Moss

            I can be a real jerk when someone annoys me, and you annoy me. I wiil not attack you anymore, sorry for my criticism.
            I hope in return you will read the articles and comment appropriately with out twisting the facts.

      • Matt

        I’m sorry but you can be a car enthusiast without making your car look ridiculous. I think this looks ridiculous, decals are really pathetic. Just my opinion, but we all don’t have to agree with you as you don’t have to agree with me.

        • Pete Moss

          Decals are ridiculous, I never said anything about liking decals.Doesn’t anybody understand the context of what they read? Bellflower implied that the three design packages were decals only. The only item that could be a decal is the center stripe on the white car.

  • Matt

    This is looking very dated already. Not a classic design at all. That interior too, looks so old.

    • Mike

      You’ve apparently never seen one in person.

      • Matt

        Oh I’ve seen one. Looks cartoonish. Just my opinion though. If you like it then great but personally I think it looks old.

  • john1168

    I like the new Long Beach Red color too. I heard a rumor that they might get rid of the Night Race Blue Metallic. Very sad to hear that as it’s my favorite color. I like the new Z06 rims too. I wonder if there’s plans for a Corvette GS in the future? The new rims would look good on it along with a nice looking carbon fiber aero kit.

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