C7 Corvette Bodied Pro Mod Runs a 5.73 Quarter-Mile at Ludicrous Speed
This nearly 3,000-horsepower, C7-bodied monster pulls off a ¼ mile run in 5.73 seconds at an earth-shattering speed of 249.49 mph.
by Patrick Rall Corvette Forum Spring is here, and that means Corvette owners around the country are bringing their precious sports cars out of winter storage. But don’t worry if you didn’t get all of your planned winter mods done! This is the ideal time to buy some bits to spruce up your Vette for […] More »
Do you know a Corvette owner or Corvette enthusiast (who doesn’t have a Corvette) who wants to go fast?really, really fast? Then this is the ideal gift for a buyer with deep pockets. This 1977 Chevrolet Corvette is built for serious drag strip use with a 468 cubic inch big bloc Chevy engine, a two […] More »
If the Corvette owner in your life wants big power via an engine swap but doesn’t want to deal with building the C5R block we just looked at, this LS376/480 crate motor brings big power with a warranty. Smith Parts Center put together this 6.2L LS3 engine with their special high performance “hot cam,” and […] More »
The highest performance Corvettes built are used for the factory-backed race program, like the current C6R and previous generation C5R. And while the ZR1 packs huge power, the C5R and C6R are built to endure the rigors of endurance racing, and that begins with the engine block. This Gen III LS engine block is from […] More »