Recaro Automotive Seating Introduces Speed V: The All-New Performance Seat for Corvette Owners

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Recaro Automotive Seating introduces the all-new Speed V, a true bolt-in seat kit designed specifically for C5, C6 and C7 Corvettes. This seat combines the look, feel and support of a racing generation seat with all the necessary comfort for everyday driving – fitting this legendary American sports car perfectly. Recaro Automotive Seating will showcase this new aftermarket seat at SEMA 2017.

RECARO Speed V: The All-New Performance Seat for Corvette Owners


The Recaro Speed V has everything a sport seat must have. The truly distinctive Speed V was inspired by the classic Recaro racing shells, designed for firm and dynamic support during high-performance driving. Also, soccer and baseball fans all around the world will recognize the basic Speed model – as the world’s most popular stadium seat for players’ and coach benches.

The Speed V features the new Recaro cushion victory design using advanced performance materials ranging from high-grade leather to sport cloth. It has an integrated headrest, pronounced side bolsters and passthroughs for 3- or 4-point safety belts. This Speed edition comes with three available accent colors – red, white and yellow – that match beautifully with Corvette’s color themes.

The Recaro Speed V will be available in March 2018. For more information regarding the Recaro product reveals at SEMA, please visit

About Recaro Automotive Seating:
Recaro Automotive Seating is the premium brand of Adient. At seven locations in Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Japan, Mexico and the USA, we design, manufacture, and market complete seats representative of our core competencies of design, ergonomics, craftsmanship, robustness, lightweight construction, and first-class workmanship, under the brand name Recaro. Recaro Automotive Seating consists of two units: While Recaro Performance Car Seating offers passenger car seats of OEMs and the aftermarket, Recaro Commercial Vehicle Seating focuses on commercial vehicle seats in the OEM and aftermarket segments. Recaro Automotive Seating uses the brand Recaro under a license of the Recaro Holding.

About Adient:
Adient is a global leader in automotive seating. With 86,000 employees operating 237 manufacturing/assembly plants in 33 countries worldwide, we produce and deliver automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs. From complete seating systems to individual components, our expertise spans every step of the automotive seat making process. Our integrated, in-house skills allow us to take our products from research and design all the way to engineering and manufacturing – and into more than 25 million vehicles every year. For more information on Adient, please visit

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