Corvette C6 been for 9 years on the road, and Chevy decides to change things… for better. Chevy been releasing numerous videos about their new Corvette C7, and it worth the wait. This car looks gorgeous and sensational. The design is brilliant because it is a challenge to make an aerodynamic shape look so nice as the corvette. The interior is also improved over the C6, it looks pretty much like a super car with a much higher MSRP!!
There is also a good deal of weight lose, 99 lb, and also 57% stiffer. The body is now all Aluminum that allows 50/50 weight distribution. Carbon fiber hood and removable roof. Chevy have released info about Track-capable Z51 Performance Package including: an electronic limited-slip differential, dry-sump oiling system, integral brake, differential and transmission cooling, as well as a unique aero package.
The big deal actually is under the hood, as you guessed (or wanted). It will be equipped with a new Direct Injection 6.2L V8 paired to a 7-Speed MT, more specs are below.
Below are the specs that been released to this point:
- 0-60: 3.9 sec (est.)
- 1/4 mile: 12.1 sec (est.)
- Engine: V8 – 6.2 L OHC 16 valve
- HP: 450 hp @ N/A rpm
- Torque: 450 lb-ft @ N/A rpm
- 7-Speed MT
- Fuel Economy: better than 26 mpg, more info later
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