The new Z06 is officially the most powerful production-spec Corvette ever, with 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. To celebrate this new wave of power that is headed to showrooms for the 2015 model year, let’s take a look back at an earlier-model Z06 for this edition of “Corvette of the Week”.
Here we have a Corvette C6.R in its natural state at Laguna Seca. What is the Corvette C6.R’s natural state, you ask? Going fast. What else? Click on the image after the jump for a logo-free version of this week’s Wednesday wallpaper.
There’s no good news in this one anyway you look at it. The family of a Corvette driver who was fatally shot by LA police has filed a $20 million wrongful death suit against the city.
Typically, I’d never associate a review for a Corvette with a stand-up routine at a comedy club. Yet, that’s the first thing that comes to mind in this 2008 Corvette review recently posted on YouTube by the guys from Regular Car Reviews.
Apparently fans of the 638-horsepower C6 ZR1 still have a little time to pick up one of the cars despite all other C6 production having been discontinued.