Tag: standing mile

Screaming C6 Corvette ZR1 May Cause Bodily Harm

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What we have here is a C6 ZR1, already a stupidly quick car, but then the owner dialed it up to about 52. Oh yeah, it went well past 11 and turned into something else entirely.

  Comments | By - May 7, 2015

Texas Invitational Registration Is Now Open!

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Do you think you have what it takes to go 200mph? Sign up and see! With the new Z06 now crushing it, there’s no reason a Corvette can’t win.

  Comments | By - January 19, 2015

Hennessey’s Final Test on the C7 Before Starting the Upgrade

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  Hennessey has been “making fast cars faster since 1991″ and now that they have their hands on the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray they are certainly planning on holding themselves to their promise by offering upgrades of up to 1,000 horsepower for the C7! But let’s hold our horses. ¬†Hennessey has been testing their bone-stock […] More »

  Comments | By - October 4, 2013

The Record Hunter: Hinson Motorsport’s 2,250 hp C5

Such a stock looking car should have no business being as powerful as this. And yet, here we are. A C5/C6 Corvette pushing enough boost to jump start a hurricane all while looking as modest as any late model sports car can.  Hinson Motorsports built this car, presumably, to avenge the death of it’s brother […] More »

  Comments | By - April 20, 2012

LMR’s Twin-Turbo Corvette Sets Standing Mile Record at 231 MPH

Content provided by Keith Cornett at CorvetteBlogger.com According to a post on the Forum, Late Model Racecraft now holds the record for the fastest corvette in the standing mile, which they set Saturday at the Texas Mile. Their twin turbo C6 Corvette hit 231 mph despite a 31 mph head wind. Check out what 231 […] More »

  Comments | By - May 31, 2011