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Automatic C7 Z06 Takes You to the Drag Strip

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Well, this is the type of footage we have all been waiting for: straight from the onboard Performance Data Recorder of a C7 Z06 hitting the drag strip with some oomph.

  Comments | By - February 19, 2015

2015 Stingray Will Be Deprived of 8-Speed Automatic Transmission

2014 Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray

My first name dictates I have to be a manual transmission fundamentalist, yet it saddens me to hear that the fast-shifting 8L90 eight-speed transmission destined for the Z06 options list next year, will not be offered as an option in the base 2015 Corvette. Why would that make me sad? Because the new automatic transmission […] More »

  Comments | By - January 28, 2014