Well, it certainly didn’t take long for tuners to start filling the cylinders of the new C7 with boost. What I didn’t expect was the speed at which this would turn into a full blown horsepower arms-race. Just a few days ago, Vengeance Racing pushed their C7 past the 1000 whp mark. Late Model Racecraft […]
In a steamy bayou east of Houston, Texas, Late Model Racecraft has been tinkering and recently posted a video of a stock C7 running an 11.47sec quarter mile after just a tune. Well, now they’ve posted this video of a C7 just barely squeaking (well, roaring) into the nines. The description is brief, stating that […]
Via CorvetteVideos.TV Late Model Racecraft is calling this the “Quickest All Motor C7 Corvette as of 10/25/13″ after a quarter mile run of 11.47 @ 121.9 mph. The Corvette Stingray was tuned by LMR and is running on stock tires. Visit CorvetteVideos.TV for the best selection of hand-picked Corvette videos.
It was back in May that we brought you the news of Late Model Racecraft’s 1500 hp twin turbo Corvette ZR1 that ran 231 mph at the Texas Mile to claim the title as World’s Fastest Corvette in the Standing Mile. Not content to rest on their laurels, the Houston-based tuner has turned some wrenches
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Article contributed by Steve Burns
Back on Wednesday we showed you the video of LMR’s 1,800rwhp Texas Mile C6 undergoing testing in the GM wind tunnel. In addition to watching some of the aero evaluations going on, the wind tunnel staff led us on a tour of their immense facility. We’ll take a