When we talking about the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 , it might be easiest to let the numbers to tell you a story. This car, however, recently unveiled at the Auto Show in Detroit but knowing his long history Z06 offers much more than numbers. The Z06 is the first time found in Corvette offered in 1963 as the strongest model before returning to the offer in 2001, but for the first time offered the supercharged engine, eight-speed automatic transmission and T – Top roof.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 engine
Most attention is certainly attracts new engine size 6.2L V8, which with the help of a supercharger develops 625 hp and 860 Nm of torque. Chevrolet has not released performance, but says they should be similar to the previous 638 hp ZR -1, which is accelerated to 100 km / h in just 3.4 seconds with a top speed of 328 km / h. While most owners of these cars consumption is certainly not essential, the regular 2015 Corvette Z06 drive consumes about 12 liters per 100 kilometers, thanks to a system that shuts down half the cylinders when there is not too much effort. Standard transmission of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is a seven-speed manual, which will transmit power to the rear wheels, and for the first time in the history of the Corvette will be able to obtain and eight- speed automatic transmission.
Other mechanical changes of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 are related to larger brakes and a modified suspension. The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 continues to be one of the fastest production cars when it comes to driving on the track. Performance of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 in Germany ‘s famous Nurburgring track should be on par with the previous generation ZR – 1, which was achieved during the seven minutes and 22 seconds. Later on in the offer will include the optional Z07 pack equipment, which adds better tires, bigger brakes and many aerodynamic features, the Z06 which becomes a car that can compete with the best supercars in the world.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 design
With design 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 brings changes the kind we’re used to in previous generations, with more aggressive bumpers, larger hood and four exhaust pipes while the interior offers sports seats and more standard and optional equipment.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 release date and price
Manufacture and sale 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 starts early next year with a starting price of about $ 100,000 (about 74,200 euros), and until then we will be able to enjoy the sporting success of this car at tracks around the world.