Chevrolet Corvette Z06 became more powerful

March 6, 2015 at 5:03 pm

Chevrolet has extended the official data on the dynamics of the Corvette coupe with eight-diapason automatic transmission.
The new 8-speed automatic gearbox slightly improved dynamics Chevrolet Corvette. From zero to 96 kilometers per hour sports car now accelerates in 3.7 seconds, which is 0.1 seconds faster in comparison with the previous six-speed automatic.
Quarter of a mile (402 meters) Corvette with a new gearbox with manual shift paddles overcomes steps for 11.9 seconds. It is also 0.1 seconds faster than the version with the old transmission.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 picture

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pics

In addition, the new gearbox made “Corvette” by 3.5 percent more economical. In mixed mode, fuel consumption is 11.8 liters per hundred kilometers in the city – 14.7 liters, and on the road – 8.1 liters.
Eight-diapason vehicle will be offered for the regular version Corvette, and for the “charged” modification Z06. Boxes for these options will vary the torque converter settings. Due to the wide use in the construction of the unit of aluminum and magnesium, the new mission was four pounds lighter than the six-speed analog.

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pics

Chevrolet Corvette Z06 image

The standard version is equipped with a Chevrolet Corvette 6.2-liter V8, the return of which is 466 horsepower. As an alternative to the “automatic” supercar proposed seven-speed manual transmission.

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