The most powerful Chevrolet Corvette will hit 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds

The most powerful Chevrolet Corvette will hit 100 km/h in 2.8 seconds

March 26, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The most powerful road Chevrolet Corvette – ZR1 – can accelerate from zero to 96 kilometers per hour in 2.85 seconds. Dynamic characteristics of the car, which until this point was kept secret, revealed a representative of the brand Harlan Charles in an interview with Corvette Blogger.

Supercar also can gain 160 kilometers per hour in six seconds. Dragging distance in a quarter mile (402 meters) the coupe will pass in 10.6 seconds, while the speed at the end of the distance will be 215 kilometers per hour. The maximum speed of the car exceeds 338 kilometers per hour.

For comparison, the ZR1 version of the previous generation model scored the first 96 kilometers per hour in 3.7 seconds. The maximum speed of a 620-strong car was 322 kilometers per hour.

Modification ZR1 is equipped with a 765-strong eight-cylinder engine 6.2 with a mechanical supercharger. The unit can be paired with a seven-speed manual transmission or an eight-speed automatic transmission.

Supercar is offered with a carbon bonnet and front splitter, active shock absorbers with magnetorheological fluid and sports tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2, as well as two versions of rear wings.