The most powerful Corvette of all times made its official debut
The new American vehicle hosts in the engine compartment a supercharged unit of 6.2-liter V-8-cylinder generating no less than 755 horsepower.
- Chevrolet unveils the new Corvette ZR1
- The American supercar features 755 HP
- Top speed exceeds 337 km/h
Days after the official release in the American official journals, Chevrolet finally published information on the new top version of Corvette C7, the ZR1 model.
As mentioned at that time, the American car offers a supercharged 6.2-liter V-8-cylinder engine generating no less than 755 horsepower.
It delivers a maximum torque of 969 Nm, which is sent to the rear wheels by means of a 7-speed manual gearbox or an 8-speed automatic gearbox, which is available for the first time ever for the ZR1 model.
When it comes to its performance, Chevrolet officials made no comment on how fast it will accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h, instead they directly pointed out that the most powerful Corvette ever generates a top speed of more than 337 km/h.
The new American car promises to do well on circuit, the ZTK Performance optional package spicing up the menu with the Michelin PS Cup 2 tires and aerodynamic elements generating a downforce of 430 kg.
Especially for luxury and comfort lovers, the next generation of the legendary ZR1 added to the performance list available against payment a Nappa leather tapestry, heated and vented seats and a Bose high fidelity audio system.
According to the press report, the most powerful Chevrolet Corvette ever will reach the dealers in the spring of 2018, and pricing will be revealed close to the release date.