If the past is prologue (C3-C7), they will be discounting them in 12-18 months. Would have been sooner if Covid hadn't delayed production.
The $60k is the BASE C8 with no options litterly no one orders that, I think I have seen one at a local dealer one at that price and again was sold. By the time you add the Z51 package and personalize options and accessory group price goes up. Most that have went through dealer here are 2LT and $75-85k. For what they are its a pretty good price. When 1/2 ton trucks are $60k alone and HD trucks in the $80's and SUV near $100K its a deal on a mid engine car.Nice. Yes, I see them at dealers now advertised around $88-$98k but this talk of $60k well I'll believe that when I see it.
The price range you listed is for a LT2 and that is the most popular car . I ordered an LT1 which is identical on the outside but not an many features. You can actually build a corvette on the internet and that will give you the actual price. There are a few dealers who are selling over MSRP but not many. The LT2 is about 6K over the LT1.Nice. Yes, I see them at dealers now advertised around $88-$98k but this talk of $60k well I'll believe that when I see it.
That appears to be a very good price. You get a lot of car for that money in comparison to some European makes. I always thought the Corvette was a bargain when compared to others in it's class. I read an article a few years ago where the Corvette was compared against many other 2 seater equivalent European models, and maybe it didn't finish first in several categories, you got a lot of bang for the buck when the others were priced sometimes twice as much, then some. Best wishes with your purchase, Carmine.Put order in today and the out the door price with destination charge and tax is $67,818.80. LTI with premium paint, tape stripe and carbon flash wheels. Most likely will be a 2022 model
This is the same thing that happened with the 2010 Camaro. Guys were paying $60K for those things new just to be the first to have one and then they dropped like a rock. I doubt this will be quite as dramatic, but guys paying $100K for a new vette will probably lose $50K in value in about 3 years' time. Not a wise choice unless you just have money to burn.There are many dealers here (So Calif) with 1 or 2 on the lot now, everyone one of them has a mark up over sticker. The best I found was just $25000 mark up. This tells me that while they might take your order, yet they get some in stock they're not letting you have it at sticker quite yet. Eventually they might let some go for less but not until they feel the market has bottomed
If you want to have one pay $100,000 or keep waiting for empty promises
Topdog, My Vette is 8-12 weeks out from being built, barring no more shut downs/parts shortages, got an allocation last month, now status 3000. 1st deposit with Kerbeck was 1st week of November, 2020 . Hopefully your Corvette order is moving along.I ORDERED LAST JULY AND CANNOT GET ANY ESTIMATE ONWHEN I MIGHT GET THE CAR. I AM THINKING IT COULD BE DECEMBER 2021. DONT HAVE MUCH TIME LEFT WILL BE 82 THEN LOL. I PURCHASED FROM LESS STANFORD AND HE GETS A BIG ALLOTMENT. WILL JUST KEEP DRIVING THE 55