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LEDs on the 2014 Corvette Stingray

EDN -- While a recent Automotive Electronics Service report, LED Headlights: Styling Drives Growth, Control and Cost Challenges Remain, predicts that only 12% of light vehicles will adopt LED headlights by 2012, the luxury and high-end sports brands are immune to that low adoption rate. Take, for instance the 2014 Corvette Stingray (I wish I could). An estimated 450 horsepower, 0-60 in less than four seconds…zoom…but I digress.

The new Stingray has a complete redesign, in and out. Lighting features include:

•An exterior advanced high-intensity discharge and LED lighting.


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Submitted Jun 23, 2013 By: doeslayersr
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07skydriver
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2013 12:03:55 PM

LED 'bulbs' are available for most vehicles.
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bston
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Message Posted: Jun 24, 2013 12:30:14 AM

LED lights are very nice, yet expensive!
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ExplorerWA
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 11:03:50 PM

Nice lights and great car. Zoom Zoom
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 6:12:27 PM

wouldlike to own one
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sarasotasingle
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 2:18:11 PM

The days of $10.00 headlight replacements is over.
P.S. What does this have to do with GAS !!
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 1:43:39 PM

oooh, yippee....
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 1:37:22 PM

As to size, I'm 6'3" and that's why I got a C5, one of the few I could fit into. As to mpg, my C5 get 21/22 combined around town and I've gotten 30 on trips. The C6 gets slightly less but the C7 is supposed to get back to that level, amazing touring car.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 1:35:50 PM

I love placement of these LEDs
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 1:32:19 PM

cool
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 1:05:00 PM

More LED lights needed.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 12:55:04 PM

LED lights are great!
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 12:42:00 PM

Nice changes, but what does this have to do with gas (except with 450 Hp, it will get about 3 gallons to each mile)
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 12:15:44 PM

GM is going to lose money on the Stingray.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 11:36:00 AM

Zzzzzzz!
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 11:22:28 AM

LED the way of the future
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 11:08:31 AM

any upgrade is welcome
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windup
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 10:15:08 AM

Even if you can afford one, you have to think long and hard about the overall costs of ownership.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:27:06 AM

LED is way to go...last longer,they are BLINDing bright and use far less power to operate.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:23:46 AM

This will make them even more expensive than they already are.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:21:43 AM

Would love to own one of these.
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It should raise the price of corvettes.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:19:24 AM

Will the LED's increase the mileage on the 450 hp vette
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:19:00 AM

There are great until you are facing them on the highway....blinding.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:18:07 AM

Did I wake up in the past today? "predicts that only 12% of light vehicles will adopt LED headlights by 2012"
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:16:56 AM

Led's are bright and long life
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:15:33 AM


LED's will be here on every car by next year or the next it has to happen
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:15:24 AM

LEDs are neat, use less energy and last longer. The down side, more expensive.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:15:20 AM

Ok, whatever.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:14:52 AM

Not relevant!
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Not interested...
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:13:34 AM

Interesting design. There may be some question to it.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:12:58 AM

Not what I call a good investment. Unless you don't mind a car that starts rattling and falling apart after 10,000 miles.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:12:15 AM

Fun article for the writer; but for me, not impressed.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:12:07 AM

Still too expensive.
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LEDs is the way to go.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:11:46 AM

Good for them
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:11:23 AM

Did gas prices drop just because I read the title
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:11:18 AM

This is for those with a small peen. I have never liked this car with exception to the '60s models. It's too "loud" in design and not refined. Much like our society.
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Fiberglass coffins.No cracked heads exhaust valves rattle oil leaks exploding transmissions for me.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:10:02 AM

how much?
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Out of my price range
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this car is not for me
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Very beautiful car back again nice.
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:07:58 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jun 23, 2013 9:07:39 AM

Saw a "66 Vette on I74 the other day, the new ones may ride better and drive better, but I would take a '66 over a 2014.
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Fast car but ugly. GM did right under the hood but dropped the ball on the exterior.
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Purdy.
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must not be much in the way of news about cars/gas prices today, ho hum
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Sounds good to me!
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varoooommmmmmm
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LED running lights are getting common!!
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