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What do you think will be GM's "big surprise" with the C8?

 
Old 07-11-2019, 09:51 AM
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Originally Posted by jaki30 View Post
I think the big surprise will be the C8 will only be serviced by 'special' Chevy and Cadillac dealers.
Can't risk the ME being worked on by dealers who still haven't figured out the dry sump oil change.
We already know that's not true. Any Chevy dealer can sell Corvettes if approved. To do so, they have to have Corvette certified technicians and buy the tool kit for the new generation. My local dealer has done all that and they are not a "special" dealership.
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I saw an interview with Mark Reuss where he announced that the new GM digital vehicle platform just introduced on the Caddy CT5 will be included in the new C8 Corvette. It's a pretty impressive system.

Here's the press release for the DVP.

https://media.gm.com/media/us/en/gm/...0-digital.html


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Base model will be called the ZORA
And have 600 hp
active aero wing.
Nice size trunk / Frunk big enough for golf bag
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Originally Posted by Car#30 View Post
A local Corvette tech is going to Spring Mountain at the end of the month to drive and learn about the C8. He said that there will be a couple engine options including a twin turbo 3.8 V6. Anyone else heard this?
Yes.. I've heard the new 3.8 twin turbo... and it's loud for a turbo....but gosh.. I for one gonna miss the big block "thumper" that has always been Corvette's signature identifier ... like the far off whistle of a giant steam locomotive late at night off in the distance.. the big blocks ground shaking thump thump thump was music to my ears. 😃
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Originally Posted by Flex182 View Post
Base model will be called the ZORA
And have 600 hp
active aero wing.
Nice size trunk / Frunk big enough for golf bag
1. Interior leaks show "stingray" script in multiple places.

2. Doubtful... most reports are relaying 480-500 horse max.

3. The rear leak shows a static spoiler matching all the test cars; doubtful on active aero on the base/Z51 cars.

4. Agree... trunk behind motor like the NSX and a frunk.
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Your probably right I think I'm just being hopeful ..��
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Flux capacitor?

One more week!!!
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Heated and chilled cupholders on 3LT.
And high-quality floor mats will be standard.
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Default Camo only option !!!

They will only offer in camo and Chevy will keep this forum rendering and rendering all the way until C9 release!
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Im going with the Z button on the steering wheel as the big surprise. No clue what it does, but Im predicting it will be explained at the reveal. (Or I could be totally wrong).
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Fine Corinthian leather in year 2.
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