One of Chevrolet’s new interior options for the 2021 Corvette is a two-tone interior called Strike Yellow/Sky Cook Gray and we finally got our first look at the 3LT trim in an actual car thanks to our friends at MacMulkin and the Corvette Action Center.
The pics show an Accelerate Yellow 2021 Corvette delivered to MacMulkin Chevrolet and inside the car is the new two-tone interior. It should actually be considered a tri-color interior as Black also consumes a major portion of the interior surfaces, with only the Sky Cool Gray breaking up the color on the dash.
The Strike Yellow portion of the interior in our opinion is executed perfectly with the GT2 seat bolsters trimmed in the color while the seating surfaces themselves are Sky Cool Gray. When paired with the yellow seatbelts, it’s a match made in heaven for fans of yellow. And speaking of Yellow, the Yellow stitching throughout the cabin and the Yellow notch on the steering wheel appears to be well done as well.
One of the interesting design choices in the interior is the color of the “battle axe” which is easily identified by the Sky Cool Gray portion of the passenger side of the car. And yes, the battle axe is the official name that Chevy uses to call that trim piece as we noted before. Some drivers have complained that the lighter colors like Sky Cool Gray and Natural cause a reflection off the windshield in the bright sun. FYI, the “cure” for that is to wear polarizing sunglasses.
The Chevrolet configurator appears to present the Strike Yellow/Sky Cool Gray option accurately, however, we believe this is one of those interiors that really needs to be seen in person before a decision can be rendered.
The owner of this 2021 Corvette also made the decision to add the Carbon Flash/Edge Red hash marks and new stinger stripes to the car. We are still not sold on the Stingers and it would be nice to see an installation that actually compliments the car’s exterior instead of clashing with it as Yellow and Red tend to do.
You can see additional photos of this car at the Corvette Action Center.
So what are your thoughts on the new Strike Yellow/Sky Cool Gray interior? Do you have one on order? Let us know in the comments below:
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