Corvette Z06 Tears Up the Drag Track
How fast can the new Corvette Z06 really go in the quarter mile? One of our forum members took his Corvette Z06 to the track to find out.
There may be some confusion about how many Corvettes with 36-gallon fuel tanks were built back in the ‘60s, but there’s certainly no question about how valued these cars are to auctioneers now.
As much as it looks like this Corvette was crafted for cops, RPO 687 actually made the C1 more track-capable. This was the precursor to RPO Z06 that would be offered in the C2 the following model year. Still, this triple-black car looks ready to chase bad guys rather than a first-place finish.
Before you go taking your Z06 Corvette on a glory quest for 200mph, please, learn how to drive first.
Is the automatic Z06 Corvette just as much fun as the manual? Motor Trend goes to the track to find out.