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8-Second, Twin-Turbocharged Corvette Z06 Redefines Fast

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8.69 seconds at 153 miles per hour. These are unfathomable numbers for most of us mere mortals who have never built anything like this take-no-prisoners C6 Corvette Z06.

  Comments | By - August 31, 2016

This C4 Corvette Has Turbochargers for Headlights


This C4 is hurled down the strip by a 540 cubic-inch big block Chevy, with two 88mm turbos placed in the headlights to supplement the air intake.

  Comments | By - June 23, 2016

Throwback Thursday: Chevrolet’s Experimental C3 Turbo Corvette

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With modern technology aiming squarely at the turbo as the way of the future, is it about time that GM and Corvette re-visit the idea of intake air compressed by exhaust gasses?

  Comments | By - June 9, 2016

“Road & Track” Remembers the Turbo Corvette Trials


Back in the oil crisis days, GM/Chevrolet/Corvette engineers were taking leftover parts from all the company’s other cars and experimenting with different engine setups, like turbocharging.

  Comments | By - May 31, 2016

2,400 Horsepower Corvette, Enough Said

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The McLaren P1, a true hybrid hypercar, only has 903hp. The Bugatti Veyron? 1,149hp. This C6 Corvette has double that.

  Comments | By - November 19, 2015

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