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2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1, 2018 Mercedes-Benz A-Class, 2018 Lister Thunder: This Week's Top Photos

Chevrolet this week revealed that its 2019 Corvette ZR1 blasted around Virginia International Raceway's Grand Course West in a time of 2:37.25 during routine testing last month, beating the previous record set by a Ford GT by a full 1.37 seconds. Now, if the front-engine Corvette is already this fast, we can only imagine what the presumably faster...

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 Scores Record Lap In Virginia (Video)

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 arrives this spring and fans will likely be jazzed at the latest news concerning the bowtie’s pinnacle performance car. The 2019 ZR1 recently scored a record lap time on the 4.1-mile Grand Course West at Virginia International Raceway with a time of 2:37.25. “The Corvette ZR1’s lap record at VIR, arguably […]

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 destroys Ford GT's VIR lap record

There's a new king of Virginia International Raceway, and it's the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. It was only a few days ago we learned that Ford's halo, the $450,000, all-carbon fiber GT, set a lap record for production cars at VIR with a time of 2:38.62, beating the previous record of 2:40.02 set by the Dodge Viper ACR in 2015. The GT's time was...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 inadvertently sets lap record at VIR - Roadshow

2 weeks agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

The beastliest Corvette ever is so fast that it set a lap record at America's toughest track with an engineer at the wheel.

Phoning It In: Rick Hendrick Buys ZR1 #001

The most gonzo of all current Corvettes, the ZR1, packs a 755 horsepower wallop from its supercharged LT5. Chevrolet, as it has in the past with other notable versions of popular models, offered up the first retail copy to the highest bidder at Barrett-Jackson in Scottsdale. Show More Summary

Inside Brembo’s Hybrid Material Braking System For The 2019 Corvette ZR1

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 arrives this spring as the most powerful Corvette in history. The LT5 6.2-liter supercharged V8, complete with 755 horsepower and 715 lb-ft. of torque, boasts an intercooled supercharger system with 52 percent more displacement than the Z06’s LT4 supercharger. Show More Summary

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will be fastest ever, topping 210 mph

With a top speed of more than 210 miles per hour, the 2019 Corvette ZR1 gets 755 horsepower from its 6.2-liter, 8-cylinder supercharged engine.        

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 can shoot flames from its exhaust

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

When Chevrolet pulled the wraps off of the 2019 Corvette ZR1, a little nugget of information caught our attention. The brand claimed the 755-horsepower sports car would shoot flames from its exhaust, but it did not provide any evidence. Was it a quick puff of fire? A constant stream of fire spewing from the rear? Well, we have our answer. In a...

Hennessey offering up to 1,200 horsepower for Corvette ZR1

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Well, that escalated quickly. Only a month after Chevrolet took the wraps off its new Corvette ZR1, Hennessey Performance Engineering of Sealy, Texas is already out with a series of upgrades for the car, the most potent of which reaches up to 1,200 horsepower. Yes, Hennessey’s HPE1200 Supercharged package will see the ZR1’s new LT5 V-8...

Engineers had a fun code name for the new Corvette ZR1's LT5 engine

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Chevrolet's new Corvette ZR1 bowed with an incredible 755 horsepower and 715 pound-feet of torque last month with a noteworthy engine under the car's shaker hood: a 6.2-liter supercharged LT5 V8 engine. Like most awesome projects, the new LT5 engine had a special code name to ensure others didn't know what exactly was in the works. That name was...

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 actually wasn't planned

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

The last time the ZR1 badge showed up on a Corvette was with the C6-generation car, but we've long expected it to return with the C7-generation Corvette as well. However, a new Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 wasn't always in the cards. GM Authority reported last Friday that the Corvette team originally planned the Corvette Z06 as the line-topping model...

Corvette ZR1: 8 things to know about its past and present

Autoblog surveys the past and present of the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. Continue reading Corvette ZR1: 8 things to know about its past and present Corvette ZR1: 8 things to know about its past and present originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 04 Dec 2017 11:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Chevrolet Debuts 2019 Corvette ZR1 Convertible

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : AutomoBlog

The new Corvette ZR1 is, to paraphrase Muhammad Ali, a baaad car. It is, no exaggeration and no foolin’,  a car that can flat out stomp ones that don’t have the words “Ferrari” or “Porsche” or “McLaren” applied to their trunk lids. If you are not driving one of those cars and find yourself up against […]

This Week’s Top Photos: the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show edition

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Chevrolet’s new Corvette ZR1 was a showstopper. After all, it's the fastest, most powerful Corvette in the nameplate’s history, with its new LT5 V-8 spitting out 755 horsepower and 715 pound-feet of torque, or enough to see it hit 212 mph. However, we can’t help but feel the car is overshadowed somewhat by the oft-rumored...

First 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 to be auctioned off for charity

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

In typical fashion, Chevrolet will auction of the first production 2019 Corvette ZR1 for charity. We'll give you one guess (Rick Hendrick) as to who's most likely to enter the winning bid Nonetheless, ZR1 VIN 001 will benefit a good cause. Chevrolet said Thursday that all proceeds will go to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation. The...

2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 convertible unveiled

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 convertible made its public debut overnight, under lights at the 2017 Los Angeles motor show. The first drop-top Corvette ZR1 since 1970, the latest ZR1 convertible weighs 27-kilograms more than its fixed roof relative. According to Chevrolet, most of this is down to the folding roof mechanism, which can be operated remotely and works […]

Chevy airs its aggression with Corvette ZR1 convertible

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Hot on the heels of revealing the most powerful Corvette ever made, Chevrolet has whipped the covers of its topless sibling, the Corvette ZR1 convertible. With minimal structural changes, the open-topped ZR1 promises the 200-plus mph...Show More Summary

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 video preview

3 months agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

It was code-named the Blue Devil during development, and it's nameplate has seen production three times since its debut in 1969. Now, Chevrolet is ready to bring back the Corvette ZR1 for the fourth time. Recently at the 2017 Dubai motor show, Chevrolet unveiled the 2019 Corvette ZR1 coupe, and here in LA, the automaker is pulling the sheet off...

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Loses Its Top During Official Debut

Even though we’ve seen it before, Chevrolet brought the 2019 Corvette ZR1 to the L.A. Auto Show to unveil its sizable price tag. Despite the six-figure sticker, the unabashedly American car manages to be a comparatively good deal for those in the market for a “budget” supercar. Show More Summary

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