Chevrolet Corvette Roars into Korea

By Auto News Log • May 2nd, 2012

Sports car legend goes on sale Friday

SEOUL – The legendary American sports car, the Chevrolet Corvette, goes on sale for the first time on Friday (May 4) in South Korea.

“The Corvette is an exceptional product that no other Korean manufacturer can match,” said GM Korea President and CEO Sergio Rocha. “As the most exciting Chevrolet product, the Corvette Coupe will raise the bar for the brand and its products, and broaden our base of Chevrolet customers in Korea .”

Since the first generation debuted in 1953, the Corvette has become the most celebrated American sports car nameplate, exciting car enthusiasts around the globe. The current sixth-generation Corvette delivers more power, passion and precision than ever.

The Corvette Coupe is priced at KRW 86.4 million ($76,399) and a special leather interior package is available at KRW 3 million ($2,653).

Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world’s largest car brands, doing business in more than 140 countries and selling more than 4 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides customers with fuel-efficient vehicles that feature spirited performance, expressive design and high quality. More information on Chevrolet models can be found at

Source: Chevrolet


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