Grandmas Love Horsepower, Too
If you ever hear that someone you know would really love a ride in your car, do me a favor, and take them for a quick spin.
We’ve had to wait until today to find out how much horsepower and torque Callaway’s track day king will be producing, but now the wait is over.
First thing’s first: we know the 2015 Corvette Z06 in bone-stock form makes 585 horsepower and 617 lb-ft of torque at the wheels. Why do we know this? Vengeance Racing just got their hands on a brand-new Z06. They are the first tuner we know of to do so, and they immediately got the car on the dyno once they got it back to the shop. But it’s what they did before they drove the car off the lot that has a lot of people going crazy on Facebook right now.
Earlier today, we reported that the C7 Stingray would be producing 455 hp and 460 lb.ft of torque with the standard exhaust system. However, it now appears that with the optional performance exhaust system, the LT1-powered C7 Vette will make 460 hp and 465lb.ft of torque! Check out the SAE graph at our source’s link.
Because Your Vette May Enjoy A Little Laughing Gas by Jason Giacchino Contrary to what movies like The Fast and the Furious will have you believe, nitrous oxide (?NOS? if you want additional street cred) isn’t quite the mysterious, highly explosive, limitless power-source they portray it to be. In fact, nitrous oxide isn’t even flammable […] More »