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Old 01-23-2014, 03:10 PM   #1
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In case you have not yet seen the specs on the upcoming 2015 Corvette ZO6, take a look at this.

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Old 01-23-2014, 03:24 PM   #2
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The new Z will be 1.5 inches wider than the C6Z!
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Old 01-23-2014, 04:47 PM   #3
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Hopefully with the heat soak it still is more powerful than a C6 Z
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Old 01-23-2014, 04:53 PM   #4
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Nice! Thanks, OP.
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Old 01-23-2014, 05:50 PM   #5
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Nice spec list. Did I miss the anticipated weight? Didn't see it anywhere.
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Old 01-23-2014, 05:52 PM   #6
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Nice spec list. Did I miss the anticipated weight? Didn't see it anywhere.
in a Q&A GM said heavier than the base C7.
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Old 01-23-2014, 06:37 PM   #7
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in a Q&A GM said heavier than the base C7.
Really? That's interesting.

My gut said it would be heavier than the C6Z but I was thinking mid 3200s. I guess we'll have to wait and see what comes out. Curious what the final HP numbers will be too, my guess is 640ish.
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Old 01-23-2014, 06:54 PM   #8
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What if there was a C7 section...... ?
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Old 01-23-2014, 07:40 PM   #9
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Hopefully with the heat soak it still is more powerful than a C6 Z
Is the ZR 1 more powerful than the C6Z?
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Thanks for posting!
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Old 01-23-2014, 08:36 PM   #11
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Awesome car but also unfortunately still over designed and busy. A monster for sure but hoping a refresh comes sooner than later.
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This option on the C7R should be available on the Z as well.

"short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone,
fabricated steel upper and lower control
arms, coil-over-adjustable shock
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This option on the C7R should be available on the Z as well.

"short/long arm (SLA) double wishbone,
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Seems like overkill for the street to me, unless you anticipate to take speed bumps, pot holes and side walks at 100+ mph.
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Awesome car but also unfortunately still over designed and busy. A monster for sure but hoping a refresh comes sooner than later.
I agree! Supervettes body conversion is way way nicer in my opinion.
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Z06. Not ZO6.
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Old 01-25-2014, 01:06 AM   #16
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Seems like overkill for the street to me, unless you anticipate to take speed bumps, pot holes and side walks at 100+ mph.
Why would it have to be for the street? Just an option.
Either way these cars work 10 times better with coilovers! Street or track....
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Why would it have to be for the street? Just an option.
Either way these cars work 10 times better with coilovers! Street or track....
Specifically I meant the fabricated steel A-arms, but I was a little ambiguous, I have to admit.
I have coil overs myself (Moton).
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Specifically I meant the fabricated steel A-arms, but I was a little ambiguous, I have to admit.
I have coil overs myself (Moton).
Agreed, I just copied the entire setup.
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holding out for the L88. The z06 is weak in my humble opinion.




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Really impressive specs for the car. Have to wonder just how much the hp/torque mbers will change between now and when it hits the market.
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