Tag: Texas Mile

Grandpa Fred ‘Rocket Man’ Underwood Blasts Off at Texas Mile

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With a modified 2009 C6 ZR1 pushing 730-horsepower, ol’ Rocket Man is edging ever closer to having a 200-mph run for a standing mile at the Texas Mile high speed shootout.

  Comments | By - July 21, 2015

2009 Corvette Z06 Blazes the Texas Mile

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It stands to reason that Colorado Performance Unlimited’s work on this 2009 Corvette Z06 is top notch. Cause that’s the only way a rocket ship like this exists.

  Comments | By - January 16, 2015

Watch this C6 Corvette Z06 Take a Bite out of the Texas Mile

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Look at the picture above and notice how you can see the curvature of the Earth. While the curvature is just an illusion created by the camera, it adds to the profound effect you’ll feel when you watch this 2010 Corvette Z06 eat up the Texas Mile, Cookie Monster-style. The way this video was shot, […] More »

  Comments | By - December 12, 2013

2014 C7 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Burns Through the Texas Mile at 166 mph

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In addition to death and taxes, there are other certainties in life. For instance, just like the national debt perpetually climbs like the mercury in hell, it’s inevitable with each passing day that the C7 Corvette will get faster in the aftermarket. The M2K Motorsports C7 Corvette Stingray is the most recent example of the […] More »

  Comments | By - November 8, 2013

When Nitrous Goes Too Far: The Cooked Corvette at the Texas Mile

Cooked Corvette at Texas Mile

Besides his music, Rick James is known for his famous Chappelle’s Show quote, “Cocaine’s a hell of a drug.” Watch this video of a C6 Corvette burning like a brain in a frying pan, and you’ll see nitrous is a hell of a fuel additive. But this conflagration resulted in salvation, not demolition. According to […] More »

  Comments | By - October 31, 2013

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