Corvette Z06 Now Holds Royalty Status
We knew it was only a matter of time. Now it’s official: The Corvette Z06 has gone from being an American icon to gaining global Prince status.
With a modified 2009 C6 ZR1 pushing 730-horsepower, ol’ Rocket Man is edging ever closer to having a 200-mph run for a standing mile at the Texas Mile high speed shootout.
A day at the strip with this Lethal Performance ZR1 proves the old adage remains true: too much is never enough. Except, perhaps, when trying to get a clean launch.
Here’s a Throwback Thursday worthy of saluting: an iconic “Blue Devil” Corvette ZR1 racing a “Blue Angel” F/A-18 Hornet U.S. Navy Fighter Jet.