Chevrolet Corvette - a sport car, produced under the brand Chevrolet company General Motors in the US since 1953. The car is the first American sports car created by the American manufacturer. In the city of Bowling Green, there is the National Corvette Museum (National Corvette Museum). Nowadays, Chevrolet Corvette cars are assembled at General Motors plants in Bowling Green, Kentucky (main factory), Flint, Michigan and St. Louis, Missouri.
First Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
The American company General Motors presented its most powerful modification of the supercar - Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 - at the auto show in Dubai.
The new generation of the model, although it received the engine of the predecessor, however, the newest combined fuel injection system and the increased volume of the supercharger, raised the return by more than 100 horsepower. As a result, the 6.2-liter engine will produce 766 horses and accelerate to 338 km / h.
In addition to traditional mechanics, the ZR1 also received for the first time an automatic transmission for 8 speeds. Among the predecessors Corvette distinguishes improved aerodynamics with a large front splitter and adjustable wing. Sale of the first models of the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will start in the US this spring.