Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows

Written by admin on January 31, 2009 – 2:50 pm -

A special edition, the Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows. Who is Ron Fellows? A long time ago Ron Fellows was a Canadian racing driver.  He had a lot of success driving the corvette. The Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows is a hymn to him and these successes.  This special edition of the Z06 is white, has a 7.0 liter 511hp v8 engine and produces a topspeed of more than 190 mph. var addthis_config = {"data_track_clickback":true,"data_track_addressbar":false,"data_track_textcopy":false,"ui_language":"en","ui_atversion":"300"}; var addthis_product = 'wpp-3.0.2';  Read More →


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Corvette ZR1 at Nürburgring

Written by admin on January 20, 2009 – 7:27 am -

Several car manufacturers have been battling for a while to get the title ‘fastest    production car’.  Especially Nissan and General Motors take this very seriously. Friday 27th june 2008 at the Nürburgring Nordschleife in Germany General Motors took the Corvette ZR1 for a test drive. Driven by engineer Jim Mero the ZR1 completed the 23 kilometer distance in 7 minutes en 26.4 seconds. That is faster than the Nissan GT-R (7:29) and any Porsche. It is 16.5 seconds faster than the Corvette Z06. Later that year the ZR1 was 4 seconds faster and drove in 7 minutes and 22.4 seconds the same distance.  Read More →


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Callaway Corvette not just for the gods

Written by admin on January 12, 2009 – 10:48 am -

Photograph by : Handout The Callaway Corvette is a budget priced super car what generated 580 horsepower, with a 6.2 litre super charged engine. Its driving very smoothly without pushing the engine in the red. The driving experience you can compare it with a porsche or a ferrari without paying a fortune for the car. The 580 horsepower monster is blasting from zero to 96 km/h (60 miles/h) in 3.5 seconds and to a top speed of 330 km/h (205 miles/h). The price of a base Corvette Coupe is US$65,205 – even when adding the US$18,900 Callaway Corvette package, it comes out close to US$85,000. That’s less than the 505-hp, Corvette Z06 that retails for US$93,775 and much less than the 638-hp ZR1 with the sky-high US$126,605 ticket. Technical specs: Type of vehicle: Rear-drive sports coupe Engine: Supercharged 6.2L OHV V8 Power: 580 hp @ 6200 rpm; 510 lb-ft of torque @ 4,750 rpm Transmission: Six-speed manual Brakes: Four-wheel disc brakes with ABS Tires: P275/30ZR19 front, P305/25ZR20... more


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