When comparing the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Chevrolet SS's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and base engine power. The Chevrolet SS has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Chevrolet SS's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Chevrolet SS Pricing
A used 2017 Chevrolet Corvette ranges from $44,993 to $78,159 while a used 2017 Chevrolet SS is priced between $38,495 to $58,598.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Corvette’s base engine makes 455 horsepower, and the Chevrolet SS base engine makes 415 horsepower. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 463 miles. The SS is rated to deliver an average of 16 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 414 miles. This gives the Chevrolet Corvette the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Chevrolet SS. Both models use premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The Chevrolet SS has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, and cargo space. The Chevrolet Corvette, a sports car, has the advantage in the area of front leg room.