Chevrolet Corvette : Overview
Chevrolet Corvette At the Geneva Motor Show was the terminus also Vette more powerful than ever. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 from 659 horses, driven by the 6.2-liter supercharged V8 of LT4 with a new supercharger Eaton TVS R1740, capable of a torque of 881 Nm at just 2,800 rpm, while at least 619 Nm already available.
The V8 has a new aluminum head, titanium intake valves, forged aluminum pistons and dry sump lubrication. The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 proposes two changes: the mechanic 7-speed, is the new 8-speed sports automatic. Uses a multi-plate clutch instead of the torque converter. 8L90 is called, so it is signed, can be used in automatic or manual mode where the shift times are just 80 m / s.
A distinctive are the shock absorbers Magnetic Selective Ride Control of third generation; Useful for maximum comfort or for maximum performance on the track thanks to the Driver Mode Selector. The Performance Traction Management is available in Track mode the Drive Mode Selector and offers five settings of torque reduction and brake intervention for driving on the track. The Launch control is available in Track mode for manual and automatic transmission, enables a sprint from a standstill with optimal maximum acceleration. An electronic differential locking controls the speed of action of the self-locking system, to find the balance between steering response and stability in different driving conditions with more aggressive performance in Sport mode and Track.
The Chevrolet Corvette prices is € 99,500 for the coupe and the convertible starts at 104,500 Euros.