When we compare the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Ford GT's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency, resale value and overall quality score. The Ford GT has the advantage in the areas of reliability and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Chevrolet Corvette's and the Ford GT's specifications and ratings, the Chevrolet Corvette is a better car than the Ford GT.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Ford GT Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Chevrolet Corvette loses 22.7 percent of its value and the Ford GT loses 41.3 percent of its value. This means the Chevrolet Corvette retains 18.6 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Ford GT.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Ford GT Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Chevrolet Corvette is 8.1 out of 10 while the Ford GT's quality rating is 7.2 out of 10. This results in the Chevrolet Corvette being ranked 2 out of 21 Best Luxury 2-seater Cars and the Ford GT being ranked 10 out of 21. Out of 40 Best Luxury Sports Cars, the Chevrolet Corvette is ranked 3 and the Ford GT is ranked 19. The Chevrolet Corvette is also ranked 5 out of 33 Best Luxury Coupes while the Ford GT is ranked 20 out of 33. The Chevrolet Corvette is also ranked 5 out of 25 Best Luxury Hatchbacks while the Ford GT is ranked 17 out of 25.
Chevrolet Corvette vs. Ford GT Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Chevrolet Corvette is 7.5 out of 10. For the Ford GT the reliability rating is 7.5 out of 10. This gives the Ford GT a slight advantage in reliability compared to the Chevrolet Corvette.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Chevrolet Corvette’s base engine makes 490 horsepower, and the Ford GT base engine makes 660 horsepower. The Corvette is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 463 miles. The GT is rated to deliver an average of 14 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 274 miles. This gives the Chevrolet Corvette the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Ford GT. Both models use premium unleaded.