Chevrolet Corvette vs. Lexus RC F

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 2018 Lexus RC F 2dr Rear-wheel Drive Coupe Base 1300-OEM Exterior 3/4 Front Left-Facing Primary

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$55,495 - $59,495
$64,650

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.91 / 5
11 Reviews
4.75 / 5
4 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
455 hp
467 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
6.2L (376 ci) V8 DI (455 hp [339.3 kW] @ 6000 rpm 460 lb
6.2L (376 CI) V8 DI
5.0L DOHC 32V V8 VVT

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43 in.
45.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.9 in.
36.5 - 37.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10 - 15 cu. ft.
27.3 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Optional

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
2
4

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/35ZR19
P255/35YR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.7 in.
107.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37.7 ft.
35.4 ft.

Length

Length
176.9 in.
185.2 in.

Width

Width
73.9 in.
72.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3298 - 3362 lbs.
3958 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
455 - 460 hp
467 hp

Torque

Torque
460 - 465 ft. lbs.
389 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Optional

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
8 Cylinders

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
18.5 gal.
17.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
20 - 16 mpg
21 mpg

City

City
15 - 16 mpg
16 mpg

Highway

Highway
25 mpg
25 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

HID Headlights

HID Headlights

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Optional

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag
Optional

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Corvette
Lexus RC F

Body Style

Body Style
Convertible - Coupe
Coupe

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Two Seater
Subcompact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
4

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
52 ft³.
79.4 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3298 - 3362 lbs.
3958 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 - 19 mpg.
19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
15 - 16 mpg.
16 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
25 mpg.
25 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.3 - 9.8
Premium Unleaded V-8

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LT1
5.0 L/303

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V8
Port/Direct Injection

Displacement

Displacement
6.2L/376
8

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Automatic w/OD

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M5U - MEP
4.60

Trans Type

Trans Type
7 - 8
2.72

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
1.86

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.66 - 4.56
1.46

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.78 - 2.97
1.23

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 - 2.08
1.00

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.69
4.06

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 - 1.27
2.94

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.50 - 1.00
9.3

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.42 - 0.85
100

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.90 - 3.82
Double Wishbone

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65
Multi-Link

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.41 - 3.42
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Short/Long Arm
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Short/Long Arm
P255/35YR19

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Transverse Leaf Spring
P275/35YR19

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Transverse Leaf Spring
19 X 9 in.

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
XFJ
19 X 10 in.

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
XFJ
Forged Aluminum

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/35ZR19
Forged Aluminum

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P285/30ZR20
Rack-Pinion

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 x 8.5 in.
35.4 ft.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
20 x 10 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Yes

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.7 ft.
15 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
13.6 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
17.4 gal.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
36.5 - 37.8 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
45.4 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
50.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.3 in.
53.9 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.5 gal.
34.6 - 35 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.9 in.
27.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43 in.
46.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55.2 in.
47.8 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.7 in.
107.5 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.7 in.
185.2 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
176.9 in.
72.6 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.9 in.
54.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
48.8 - 48.9 in.
61.2 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
63 in.
61.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.7 in.
5.1 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
10.0 - 15.0 ft³.
10.1 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Corvette
0.82

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury Sport
0.69

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Convertible - Coupe
RC-F

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
6.2
Luxury Sport

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
OHV
Coupe

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
5.0

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
DOHC

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2
aluminum