Italians made a 715-horsepower hypercar out of a Chevrolet Corvette

Italians made a 715-horsepower hypercar out of a Chevrolet Corvette

September 10, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The Italian tuning company Ares Design on Thursday, September 10, showed the Ares S.

The novelty is built on the basis of the eighth generation Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, at the same time it received a custom body in the spirit of hypercars and an engine increased to 715 hp. productivity

Ares S does not repeat the style of a particular car, but has become a unique coupe with a carbon body. The car got a forward-facing cab, widened wheel arches and carbon plastic discs.

The technical equipment of the car is the same as that of the Corvette C8, with some innovations. Ares S is equipped with a V8 unit, which has been boosted to 715 hp. (968 Nm). On the eighth generation Corvette, which was presented in the summer of 2019, this engine produces 502 hp. (637 Nm) in conjunction with an 8-band robotic transmission with two clutches.

and for 2 years the Italian studio is going to remake 24 Corvette into hypercars. Each copy will cost 500 thousand euros

In addition, it was recently noted that the Mitsubishi compact van was turned into a 350-horsepower rally car. It should be noted that the development of this car was carried out by the specialists of the Indonesian representative office of the Japanese brand, together with the Team Ralliart New Zealand racing team.