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2022 C8 Chevrolet Corvette gets surprisingly good gas mileage

The side view of a red 2022 C8 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray on a desert road

If I put the priorities of the average C8 Corvette buyer in order, gas mileage would probably be down. However, given road trip opportunities and current gas prices, that could soon change. Does this mean the fuel-efficient sports car shopper should avoid the 2022 Chevrolet Corvette? As it turns out, not necessarily.

For a V8 sports car, the 2022 C8 Chevrolet Corvette knows how to sip its fuel

2022 C8 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray side | Chevrolet

Admittedly, the 2022 C8 Chevrolet Corvette isn’t the most fuel-efficient sports car. A Mazda Miata or Toyota GR86/Subaru BRZ will easily beat its fuel economy numbers. And as we experienced first hand, a C8 in town is quite thirsty.