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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette (slideshow)

To celebrate its 100th birthday, Chevrolet created a racing inspired 2012 Centennial Edition appearance and suspension package for the entire line of Corvettes.

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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-front

To celebrate its 100th birthday, Chevrolet created a racing inspired 2012 Centennial Edition appearance and suspension package for the entire line of Corvettes. The special edition package gives the 'Vette a dark and sinister makeover inside and out.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-front quarter angle

The first thing you'll notice is the all-black color scheme. Your only paint choice is Carbon Flash Metallic with Centennial Satin Black wheels and red brake calipers.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-wheel

The lightweight cast-spun aluminum wheels are specific to each model: 18-inch/19-inch wheels for the Coupe, Convertible and Grand Sport; and 19-inch/20-inch for Z06 and ZR1.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-side

On Z06 models, a thin red line outlines the perimeter of the wheels. The Centennial edition Corvettes also receive Magnetic Selective Ride Control.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-top

All models, including the including Grand Sport, Z06 and ZR1 can be ordered with the black-on-black trim package starting this summer, but pricing for neither the Corvette nor the Centennial package has been released.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-interior

The black and red color scheme is carried into the vehicle's interior. The doors, instrument panel, and steering wheel is wrapped in Ebony leather with contrast red stitching.
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-passenger interior

Seats, steering wheel, shifter and armrests are accented with the microfiber suede first used on the 2011 Z06 Carbon Limited Edition. The seat headrests also carry an embossed
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-badge

The fleur-de-lis symbol on the traditional crossed flags badge has been replaced with "100."
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2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette-B-pillar

A few custom details adorn the exterior, including a graphic of Louis Chevrolet on the B-pillars, the center caps of the wheels, and the center of the steering wheel.

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