Serious dirt on the revolutionary next-gen Vette.
By October 5, 2014 / Photos by Nick Kaloterakis
GM’s head of global product development, Mark Reuss, confirms that the company is working on the next Corvette. Our sources elaborate on this salient piece of information, telling us that, after 61 years of evolution, the C8 will be revolutionary. The new Corvette will be the mid-engined American Dream Machine that Chevy couldn’t, until now, muster the courage to build. In truth, the factory is still not prepared to detail what’s coming, which is why you’re looking at the 2017 model year through our freshly waxed crystal ball. Read more
I’m a cinematographer, and I just wrapped up the edit on this short piece. These cars were a joy to shoot – doesn’t matter where you put your camera. It’s gonna look great. Read more
While 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft peak torque are impressive numbers and certain attention grabbers, there’s another figure buried in the presentation for the Corvette Z06’s supercharged LT4 engine that is quite intriguing.
“The LT4 is only one inch taller than a naturally aspirated LT1 engine,” says Jordan Lee, chief engineer and program manager. Read more