Motor Trend seems to have all the fun. They get Ferraris, Porsches and all other sorts of super exotica. They were also able to score one of the first drives of the new Corvette Z06. Determining from the video after the jump, the car is heroic.
Sixteen MPG combined isn’t bad for a car with 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque that will do zero to 60 in under three seconds. Then again, if it’s amazing fuel economy numbers you’re looking for, you probably stumbled on the wrong website.
I don’t know about you, but I just can’t get enough video footage of the 2015 Corvette Z06. Seeing photos is one thing, but seeing the car in motion is a completely different take on the new higher-performance ‘Vette.
Specifically, the 2015 Corvette Z06 with the Z07 package holds the distinction of having the most aerodynamic downforce ever measured on a production car.
If you’ve been dreaming about some of those higher-performance features on the new Corvette Z06, but you’ve been thinking the cost of the car might be way out of your price range, then you’ll really welcome this bit of SEMA news.