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...
Even hiding behind a dizzying wrap the new ZR1 looks outrageous.
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Numbers don't tell the story, but when you're in a car that makes 755 horsepower it's hard to think about anything else. The new ZR1 is a monster, plain and simple.
The new Corvette ZR1 is the fastest yet, and so we couldn't resist a chance to take one for a ride. Join us as we head out to the desert in a Z06, then take a few laps inside the 755-horsepower 2018 Corvette ZR1.
The 2017 Dubai Motor Show may have been headlined by the 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1, but it wasn't the only mega powerful supercar on hand. Continue reading 2017 Dubai Motor Show Gallery | Dubious achievements and desert dreams 2017 Dubai...Show More Summary
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...
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
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 […]
Glorious excess wearing a bowtie. Continue reading 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 First Ride | Entry of the horsepower gods into petro-Valhalla 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 First Ride | Entry of the horsepower gods into petro-Valhalla originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:42:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
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...
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...
WHAT’S A LITTLE HEARING LOSS AND TINNITUS BETWEEN FRIENDS? The Corvette ZR1 Convertible Lets You Hear 755 Horses Even More Clearly.
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 […]
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
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...
Executive reveals the numbers at the L.A. Auto Show. Continue reading GM sets starting price of Corvette ZR1 GM sets starting price of Corvette ZR1 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29 Nov 2017 11:25:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
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
The first droptop ZR1 since 1970 has us thinking triple-ex words.