OPTIMA Presents Corvette of the Week: Atomic Orange Z06
The new Z06 is officially the most powerful production-spec Corvette ever, with 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. To celebrate this new wave of power that is headed to showrooms for the 2015 model year, let’s take a look back at an earlier-model Z06 for this edition of “Corvette of the Week”.
Well folks, in case you haven’t heard, the official numbers are in for the new Z06, and the Corvette kingdom will never be the same.
If you think a 550-horsepower Italian supercar and a lead-footed lady can make the Florida and Georgia sticks a little more interesting, you’d be right.
If you know anything about the rock star Jack White of the former group The White Stripes, then you know he’s a big fan of his native city, Detroit. So it comes as little surprise when he promotes anything tied to the Motor City, which in this case is the C7 Corvette.
Since I arrived in the Sunshine State just over 24 hours ago, every minute has been jam packed—and the Rally hasn’t even officially kicked off! Find out what it’s like to do the legendary Gumball 3000!