The Chevy Corvette C5 Z06 Is an Insane Sports Car Bargain

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Matt Walker
Matt Walker - 2 hours ago
Doug uses his high beams to blind people while driving
Christopher Hale
Christopher Hale - 3 hours ago
Doug...the kind of guy who measured the ( panel gaps ) between his inner leg and crotch....
Mr. Right Now
Mr. Right Now - 6 hours ago
I wouldnt pay a penny more than 15k for these pieces of shit
ugly ass
ugly ass - 21 hour ago
I drove a 2000 corvette convertible 2 days ago and i didnt mind the interior at all, all i cared about was the performance. And in reality i prefer the look of it because of the simplicity
Darren McDonald
Darren McDonald - 22 hours ago
Imma go out on a limb and say that’s not a cup holder. Its probably a place for your keys/change etc
Kuhaku - Day ago
Driving a corvette in this era is just taking your masculinity one kilometer at a time. Mostly when you see women yelling " IIIAAAH A CORVETTE " says no men.
Seeking Truth
Seeking Truth - Day ago
I love it. I want one but I want a C6 Z06 more.
Ducky datduckbro
Ducky datduckbro - 2 days ago
10:15 wait at second LT RT and a d pad doug thats not a car its a xbox controller
Dimitrios F
Dimitrios F - 2 days ago
Heads up display was actually first used by GM in the 1980's with the Cadillac.
Dimitrios F
Dimitrios F - 2 days ago
You can pass for a young Jay Leno.
gillan64 - 2 days ago
Nissan 240SX had "heads up" display in the late eighties as come other cars, I would guess.
Bronzesnake - 2 days ago
Tell the truth Doug, you're Jay Leno's love child aren't you!?? ")

Jack - Canada Manly ~'()'~
Paul Miles
Paul Miles - 2 days ago
I own a 2003 Z06 Corvette, it's great. I drive mine daily and it has plenty of bang for the buck. Thanks for the video.
Daryl Brookins
Daryl Brookins - 2 days ago
SuperSaiyan3985 - 3 days ago
This car has the most pathetic factory cup holder I’ve ever seen.
darkmatter.99 - 3 days ago
For me cool factor is 12
blindwatchman0722 - 3 days ago
I’m not paying 20k for a Corvette from 2002 😂 I’d pay like 2k at most
blindwatchman0722 - 2 days ago
@acer4139 If I had money, I'd be driving in a modified F1 car lol
acer4139 - 2 days ago
@blindwatchman0722 True. And I'm a bit of a Honda fanboy myself. But they wouldn't be the most comfortable and practical daily drivers. I have a Civic Si, which is basically a big compromise of daily practicality with a little bit of fun. But if I had the money and space to go for a dedicated fun car, I'd want to go for a much higher envelope of performance personally, such as the C5 Z06 haha
blindwatchman0722 - 2 days ago
acer4139 woahhh not true tons of junky manual Honda’s out there 😂
acer4139 - 2 days ago
@blindwatchman0722 I'm really not sure if there are any decent fun cars that could go for under 2K haha. But you seem to be smart with your money.
blindwatchman0722 - 2 days ago
acer4139 I’d only consider buying that if it’s less than 2k 😂
Michael Lopour
Michael Lopour - 4 days ago
"Hey Doug, you busy this weekend? I was thinking about shooting some fish in a barrel. Wanna join me?"
Doug: "No thanks, I'm dunking on owners manual legalese! Booked solid!"
John Solo
John Solo - 4 days ago
Well sure, but not ANYMORE you idiot. Now that you TOLD EVERYONE.
Im Just Driving
Im Just Driving - 5 days ago
This is SOOOO good! my entire youtube channel is about POV drives with my C5 Z06 and trust me when I say they are incredible!
Aaron Blakely
Aaron Blakely - 5 days ago
My 91 Buick Regal has a cup holder that small built into the glovebox lid lmao
Daddy Doge
Daddy Doge - 5 days ago
Doug the kind of guy who cant to math
perplexed 666
perplexed 666 - 6 days ago
Rather build a GT40 Mk I replica and modernize it.
Armando Epifani
Armando Epifani - 7 days ago
I’m a corvette guy but god the c5 is a hideous car
Davi Go
Davi Go - 7 days ago
Your scoring system is very practical and believable. It always gives me a solid sense of the quality of the car.
Niles Guy
Niles Guy - 7 days ago
Now you know why GM went bankrupt. For decades GM ignored quality control and it shows in every car they made especially the corvette. That’s why I abandoned it for Asian cars like Lexus because of reliability and quality. Today I still don’t trust GM. I hope all the engineers of the 90s and 2000s are gone what am embarrassment
alexander richardson
alexander richardson - 7 days ago
These comments, lmaooo i cant
Simon Coles
Simon Coles - 7 days ago
That interior is utterly atrocious but one doesn't buy a Corvette for its interior. That said my guess is they left the gaps between interior trim pieces so large because they assumed everyone would have theirs re-trimmed. It'd actually be pretty easy to cover it all in alcantara....
Gaurav S Rao
Gaurav S Rao - 7 days ago
You know what you can get for 25000$? A 2016 mustang gt
Carlos Ramirez
Carlos Ramirez - 8 days ago
Who cares about the interior lol it’s not a Mercedes or a cadillac just remove the stock head unit, replace with a android one or etc and you’re good, and the steering wheel ofc because those two are really the only ugly parts of the interior but yet again it’s a early 2000’s car, I mean the 04 cobra didn’t have a good interior either yet people don’t ever mention that
The Kombinator
The Kombinator - 8 days ago
11:20 - My friend's Pre-OBDII Grand Prix GTP had HUD. IIRC he had a 4 door 1992 before that which he also added the HUD from an STE model.
Sting 79
Sting 79 - 8 days ago
C8 video should be out by now, but he's a Ford fanboy so no surprise he's avoiding it.
Rabih Saad
Rabih Saad - 8 days ago
The best sports car for the money in 2019 and onwards period...No wonder everyone now is looking for one..And its so stylish and beautiful in the mids of today's look a like sports and super cars...Plastic and gaps between the panels?? (All Chevrolet or GM vehicles got that during those days) really it doesnt bother me.The interior looks nice enough and the Gage cluster (dash) is soooo Beautiful..
Chris Anderson
Chris Anderson - 9 days ago
Mine favorite corvette C5 is just great
Durandal475 - 9 days ago
OhNoes, a separate Airbag cover!
Yeah, it's better that you have to replace the ENTIRE dashboard if you have a shunt / non-"totalled" crash with airbags deploying... Instead just a cover.
Too many things on cars nowadays sacrifice function for form. And serve manufacturers perfectly by causing "one million dollars!" service bills.
Sillyhatday - 9 days ago
You dont look at the interior when you driving its knackers off :)
Sillyhatday - 9 days ago
Ok he literally said that at the end lol
HINGA DINGA DURGEN - 10 days ago
Doug is the American Jeremy Clarkson that we needed but never asked for.
Gerardo Rivera
Gerardo Rivera - 10 days ago
after he made this video, the price went up triple for this car 😂
Obsidian blade 66
Obsidian blade 66 - 10 days ago
This car is like that girl that looks hot but has a bad personality
8track Abraham
8track Abraham - 10 days ago
Not really the Pontiac Grand Prix has heads up display
Jory Adamson
Jory Adamson - 10 days ago
My 1999 Grand Prix GTP had one
drazman9 - 10 days ago
Tbh the middle console around my shifter lighting up orange in my BMW E46 is pretty much a highlight on long road trips, since it gives a soothing light and also illuminates the shifting area! Wonder how people feel about "mood lighting" in new cars after a 3-400 mile drive, when the whole interior is glowing?? LOL
Btw, I'd still get an M5 E39 - in good condition, those are just the best for comfort and fast driving! The sound of that V8 though... LOL
Risk400 - 11 days ago
To be accurate HUD displays had been around for almost a decade before this car came out. Pontiac used HUD in cars back in 1992, the '92 Bonneville SSEi had it as an option for instance.
ECLECTIC 361 - 11 days ago
2020 C8 DOUG
You have yet to go see it
Where are u on this one bud
Jaco Hollebrandse
Jaco Hollebrandse - 11 days ago
What I noticed (and find funny): if you switch the display to KM/H you can only go upto 200. I'm quite sure the car is capable of breaking that limit.
Metaroose - 11 days ago
Doug the type of guy to get an oil change in an electric car
Dewy Wannamaker
Dewy Wannamaker - 11 days ago
"GO READ MY COLUMN!" Don't yell at me, man.
Jim E
Jim E - 11 days ago
cheap plastic? define expensive plastic plz
Mr. TAMW - 11 days ago
do a chrysler ME-412
Deron Carle
Deron Carle - 12 days ago
Sexiest shape ever
Adam Pavese
Adam Pavese - 12 days ago
MrCorvusC - 12 days ago
It's just a big piece of cheapest plastic imaginable on top of a good engine. Fun car? No doubt. Bargain? Hardly.
pao_ jim13
pao_ jim13 - 12 days ago
Do a mk5 supra
Alex de Toledo
Alex de Toledo - 12 days ago
23:56 : Doug Score is 57 not 56 ...
Abhishek Narang
Abhishek Narang - 13 days ago
23:55 57 out of 100 lol
Azureey Kola
Azureey Kola - 13 days ago
Speed . . I am speed.
felix crab
felix crab - 13 days ago
The yellow gt car with the massive wing is the first race car i ever heard. It shook the ground going past at silverstone
BSfunk44 - 13 days ago
Doug didn't mention that this car also has a thinner windshield over the standard c5 vette to save weight and the floor is balsa wood sandwiched by carbon fiber.
Daut Elshani
Daut Elshani - 13 days ago
Wait a second. Has no one noticed “GAGES” is actually misspelled on the button?
balzonurchin - 13 days ago
It's a less common spelling, but not misspelled. Like color and colour, and neighbor and neighbour.
stuart cole
stuart cole - 15 days ago
Was it the camera angle or are the 2 headlights different?
salah Dehina
salah Dehina - 15 days ago
this is the most beautiful corvette ever!! looks like a perfect woman!
Simon Deelstra
Simon Deelstra - 11 days ago
No... Just no.
Saab Replay
Saab Replay - 15 days ago
Great review Doug. I appreciate your honesty and hard work. That car is a fast piece of crap thanks to GM pour electronics and overall quality
KaliFornia Dashcamer
KaliFornia Dashcamer - 16 days ago
You can pick up a c6 for 20k. C5 13k tops.lmao
Jon Presley
Jon Presley - 16 days ago
Only 27k on that and it looks great
DrHouse2004 - 16 days ago
Where is your short??
Can we get 10.000 SUBSCRIBERS with NO videos?
Petition for Doug to do something wried in his next video
Oxyrisen - 17 days ago
Didn’t these cars have a valet hey that restricted ho?
Jay SpicyGanderson
Jay SpicyGanderson - 17 days ago
When I was a toddler I rode in the trunk if my grandpas Corvette in an olive gardens parking lot. I remember this its not like a family member told me or anything
avengedsoul6661 - 17 days ago
Ooft, those pop up headlights make me so wet!
Lol YouWontFindMe
Lol YouWontFindMe - 17 days ago
I helped my dad get a 2007 c6 Corvette after 12 years (we just got it like 3 weeks ago) and that story is so heart warming bcuz it was always his dream car, and when he was younger he promised my mom that he would one day cruise to the beach with her in that exact car (07 c6 Corvette) and finally, after 12 years of hard work and sacrifices, and after getting me my dream car first before he even considered getting his dream car, I got a job with an awesome signing bonus that helped us pay half of the price (my mom gave me the other half since it was a surprise for him), he was so happy that day, and I'll never forget his face when I said "hey dad c'mon let's go for a ride" and his face when he signed the title and his face as we both revved our v8s at the stop light(:
(Sorry about the sob story, I just feel so happy for him cuz my dad and I are both car / chevy guys so yea)
Pr3ct - 18 days ago
I can buy a C6 cheaper with the same HP and get the targa top.
Warm Soft Kitty
Warm Soft Kitty - 18 days ago
Corvette, the car you own when you want to attract guys and disgust women
texan176 - 18 days ago
The issue with these after they went to 405hp was with broken valve springs and valves dropping into cylinders to cause total destruction. It’s solid if you buy one and have upgraded heads put on it before driving it.
Se Bastian
Se Bastian - 18 days ago
I could never drive this car, cause it looks so cheap inside.....terrible...
Se Bastian
Se Bastian - 17 days ago
@Andrea Medda I know...I have an audi a4 from 2002 and its perfect inside....really high quality....I dont compare cars from this area to new cars.
Andrea Medda
Andrea Medda - 18 days ago
Se Bastian it’s a 2002 car..
MAGGOT VOMIT - 18 days ago
*@ **7:56** Doug's the Type of Guy to review a car that has never had the Center-Console Vacuumed of Pubes & Dick Dander.*
*Edit: Some Specks of Dick-Dander may be Crab-Fossils.*
B N - 18 days ago
Doug was the kid in the water fountain line, who yelled........"save some for the fish"
2GRIPZ CRUISER - 18 days ago
You can also buy a c6 z06 for 30k fyi
JReed's Love of Cars
JReed's Love of Cars - 18 days ago
I love the C5Z . I will getting some c5z front wheels for my C6 Grandsport any day now to run drag radials.
matthew stark
matthew stark - 18 days ago
Doug score = meaningless. Corvette less practical than Viper. Better value than M3. Better quality than a Porsche even though Chevy was brutalized for Corvette interiors. FYI, the the dash buttons are actually light bulbs! Common upgrade to replace with LEDs.
Ismael Torres
Ismael Torres - 18 days ago
You can get one for like 7.13 thousand
Thatguy Kye
Thatguy Kye - 18 days ago
When are you going to review the Mid Engine Corvette?!
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