The No-Sweat 'Vette

If you’re looking for a Corvette experience without the demands of a manual tranny, check out the easier, though by no means wimpy, automatic version

Editor's Rating:

The Good: Handling, silky new automatic, head-up display/nav system

The Bad: Clunky paddle shifters, tight head- and leg-room

The Bottom Line: An American icon gets a refined new transmission

There are people who would compare driving a Corvette with an automatic transmission to going surfing in a raincoat. Why bother to get behind the wheel of one of the great performance cars on the road, the enthusiast argues, and let a microchip take over one of the most exciting elements of driving?

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