Chevrolet recently announced the arrival of the new Corvette C8 Z06. whose presentation is scheduled for October 26. On the eve of the world premiere of the Corvette Z06, Chevrolet released a short clip from the half-hour documentary ‘Putting The World On Notice’ announcing the continuation of the story.
In the 30-second clip, one can hear the sound of a V8 engine in a car with which Chevy wants to be side by side with the best. The new design of the front and wider body are just some of the changes, compared to previous models, which give the Z06 a more aggressive look.
Inside, the Z06 should retain the look of its predecessor with heated seats, a 12-inch digital cluster and a head-up display, but also with specific decals.
The Corvette Z06 will be powered by a 5.5-liter V8 engine with more than 600 hp (441 kW). It will use an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission to transfer power to the rear wheels. It will reach 60 mph in less than 3 seconds. It will be driven on Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2R tires.
The new Corvette Z06 is expected to hit the market in 2023, marking the 60th anniversary of its first appearance in 1963.