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Even though we do try to avoid using technical terminology across our websites, there maybe times when you may need further help to understand some of the features described on our cars. That's what this glossary is for. Search alphabetically.


Oil system – dry sump

- Similar to systems used on the C7.R racer, the Corvette's dry sump lubrication system ensures efficient circulation of oil around the engine during performance driving, protecting engine components and ensuring maximum output at all times.

Open door warning lamp

- Warns the driver that one of the doors is open. Can be either an accoustic signal or a warning lamp.

Outside Temperature Indicator

- A gauge which indicates the ambient air temperature outside the vehicle.