Mustang GT350R Bests Corvette C7 Z06 in R&T’s Performance Car of the Year
In Road & Track’s Performance Car of the Year voting, the C7 Z06 didn’t fare as well as some other American performance cars, chiefly the Mustang Shelby GT350R.
A recent Road & Track story, about the Z06’s lack of track focus, is probably going to stir up quite a firestorm here at Corvette Forum.
Here are mid-engine Corvette renderings from Motor Trend, Car and Driver, TopSpeed.com, Automobile and Corvette Forum . Look through them all, and then vote on your favorite in our poll.
By all accounts, Chevrolet has a hit on its hands with the new C7 Corvette Stingray Coupe but already the automotive journos are looking to the future as they ask what’s next for GM’s halo car. Earlier this week was the report from Motor Trend that the C7 Corvette ZR1 could be packing 700 horsepower.
Road & Track magazine has been testing Corvettes ever since the first one was built nearly 60 years ago. But they may have outdone themselves with their current test of “every last single solitary new Corvette you can possibly buy. Or at least every version with a 6-speed manual and lots of options.” Spoiler alert: