The LT4 engine powering the new Z06 will be one of hell of a monster. In fact, Jordan Lee, chief engineer for the new Z06 engine, says the LS9 is no match for the LT4.
I certainly would’ve never been able to identify this as a C7, but I guess it would be hard to make anything out of a car that has sustained this kind of damage.
With this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday, we get up close and personal with a C6 ZR1 and its burnout … perhaps close enough for some glorious tire aroma to waft through your computer screen.
You might want to get that ‘Vette of yours ready for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony at the National Corvette Museum MotorSports Park because it’s shaping up to be one of those events you won’t want to miss.
The damaged engine didn’t taint Car and Driver’s feeling for the Corvette. As highlighted in their headline , “Our Corvette blew an engine, but we still love it.”