Should Chevrolet Build a Stripper Z06X Meant Only for the Track?
Chevrolet built the Corvette Z06 to be (among other things) a street-legal racecar, and though Chevy says the new C7 Z06 is the fastest-ever production Corvette, to some ‘Vette enthusiasts, that is insufficient. Chevy is well-aware of Corvette-lover speed lust, and that’s why the company is considering a track-only edition similar to what we saw […] More »
When the 2015 Corvette goes into production later this year, it will be rolling off the Bowling Green assembly line in two new colors. The first color, known by GM internally as “Fusion Gray”, may end up being called “Shark Gray” of “Tiger Shark Gray”. The second color coming to Corvette for 2015 is a […] More »
Is it just me, or does anyone else on this site miss the days of working on their own cars? One inherent trait of being an automobile enthusiast is that we were “allowed” to tinker. For instance, doing something as simple as changing the oil or transmission fluid used to bring such joy. “Miss a […] More »
Chevrolet Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter has told Autoblog there are currently no plans to introduce a C7 Corvette ZR1. What a cop-out. This is almost as bad as hearing all future holidays are canceled. Here’s what Autoblog is reporting: “Introducing a ZR1 halo car above the upcoming Z06, which is due at the end […] More »
All the details about have yet to be finalized, but the preliminary information suggests the 2015 Corvette Z06 will leapfrog the C6 ZR1. Let’s start with power output: the figures are quoted to be “at least” 625 horsepower (13 less than the ZR1) and 635 pound-feet of torque (31 more than the ZR1). Creating all […] More »