Tag: drag race

Buzz vs. Pop: Tesla Model S Drag Races 2014 Corvette Stingray

Tesla Model S vs 2014 C7 Corvette Stingray

Have you ever wondered how the C7 Corvette would fair in a drag race against a Tesla Model S? Wonder no longer, for you are about to find out how the Tesla’s electric “buzz” compares with the Corvette’s internal combustion “pop” at Palm Beach International Raceway. We’ve seen the Tesla Model S compete against established […] More »

  Comments | By - January 29, 2014

Chevrolet Corvette: America’s Sports Car and NASA’s Sports Car

C7 Corvette vs C2 Corvette 427

NASA and Corvette go together like peanut butter and jelly — dinner and a movie — Donny and Marie. The connection makes sense: Corvette and NASA are some of the all-time coolest American treasures. If you were an astronaut in the Mercury or Apollo space programs, chances are you drove a Corvette. The Motor Trend Epic Drives […] More »

  Comments | By - January 14, 2014

C7 Corvette Meets Lexus IS F at the Drag Strip

C7 Corvette Stingray vs Lexus IS F

This drag race between a C7 Corvette and Lexus IS F could play out a couple of ways: Scenario One: Both the Lexus IS F and the C7 Corvette are stock. The Corvette’s 39 to 44-horsepower advantage combined with its 400-pound weight advantage over the IS F means the Corvette beats the living hell out […] More »

  Comments | By - December 23, 2013

This Drag Race is Closer than You’d Think – Automatic C7 Corvette vs. GT500

Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray versus Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Drag Race

Most people would expect a 662-horsepower Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 to smoke a 455-horsepower C7 Corvette Stingray in a drag race, especially when the Shelby is a manual and the Chevy is an automatic. Take a look at the video below, however, and you’ll see the slushboxed ‘Vette is actually competitive. Was the Stingray somewhat […] More »

  Comments | By - November 12, 2013

Why is this Corvette ZR1 Racing a 1952 Willys Jeep?

Willys Jeep vs Corvette ZR1

… because this Willys Jeep has an LSX V8 under the hood, and that LSX V8 has a nitrous drinking problem solution that makes it obscenely fast. In the video below, not only does the Willys Jeep drag race a Corvette ZR1, but it also races a Honda CBR600, and blows the PDK flappy paddles off […] More »

  Comments | By - November 7, 2013

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