The Active Grille System, available for both 2014 and 2015 Stingray models, diverts airflow away from the engine compartment to help reduce the car’s lift and drag.
The LT4 engine powering the new Z06 will be one of hell of a monster. In fact, Jordan Lee, chief engineer for the new Z06 engine, says the LS9 is no match for the LT4.
I certainly would’ve never been able to identify this as a C7, but I guess it would be hard to make anything out of a car that has sustained this kind of damage.
The damaged engine didn’t taint Car and Driver’s feeling for the Corvette. As highlighted in their headline , “Our Corvette blew an engine, but we still love it.”
“Regular Car Reviews’” most recent subject is the C7 Corvette, which they describe in their video summary as, “America’s desire to be taken seriously in the eyes of Europe.”