The most powerful road car General Motors has ever produced is the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. „The car will bring movement into the supercar landscape. That’s the best thing Chevrolet can do,“ said Ron Kiino, spokesman GM.“This car will be owned by those people who have McLarens and Ferraris and Porsche and who are attracted to our styling and performance.“ The ZR1 is considered one of the most exciting debuts of the Los Angeles show.
With the Corvette ZR1 convertible, the Corvette is the first time topless since 1970. To have the sporty package but only in 2019. The price is from 104.751 Euro.
The 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine with the abbreviation LT5 is intended to work with direct injection and variable valve timing and brings a total of 765 hp and 969 Newton meters of torque. Optionally, a seven-speed gearbox or an eight-speed automatic, which can be switched via a steering wheel paddle is available.
The fabric roof of the convertible can be retracted up to 30 km / h. Then the pace between 338 and 341 km / h should still be possible.
Externally, all signs are on Racetrack: At the front of the top model receives additional openings to supply the compressor V8 with sufficient air. At the rear sits a giant spoiler and creates visually with the front spoiler lip for the corresponding appearance.