Behold this infographic, courtesy of SupplierBusiness.com. showing many (not all) of the equipment and parts suppliers for the 2014 Corvette C7 Stingray. If nothing else, the image underlines the colossal amount of behind-the-scenes work involved in bringing a vehicle such as the C7 to market.
In particular, notice the location of the antennas for AM/FM/XM radio. On the C7, the Laird-supplied units are located in the wheel wells — a nice place to put them out of harm’s way; by contrast, the antennas in the C6 were integrated into the rearview mirror housing.
Download a larger version of the image here.