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This C6 Corvette ZR1 Is An 8-Second, 6-Speed Street Car: Video  GM Authority

Watch as this heavily modified, six-speed manual C6 Corvette ZR1 street car puts in an incredible eight second quarter-mile pass without nitrous.

Hennessey Tuned Corvette ZR1 Makes Over 1,000 HP And It Sounds Epic

The is the first Hennessey HPE1000 Corvette ZR1, laying down 905 horsepower to the wheels on a dyno and sounding unbelievably awesome while doing it.

1,000-HP Hennessey Corvette ZR1 Does 1/4 Mile Below 10 Seconds

Hennessey has already debuted its 1200-hp Corvette ZR1, but the aftermarket mogul isn't just done yet with its less-powerful version.

Behold The 1,200-Horsepower Chevy Corvette ZR1 From Hennessey

Ladies and gentlemen, Hennessey has done it again. Just days after hitting the dyno with a Chevy Corvette ZR1 fitted with the HPE1000 package as a step up ...

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 from Hennessey makes 1,200 horsepower [UPDATE] - Autoblog  Autoblog

UPDATE: We've added a video showing the 1,000-horsepower version of this Hennessey's Chevy Corvette ZR1 doing the quarter mile in 9.79 seconds with a ...

Hennessey straps 1,000-hp 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 to the dyno  Motor Authority

The mad individuals at Hennessey Performance Engineering have created their first 2019 Corvette ZR1 with 1000 horsepower. To show off their creation, the ...

Hennessey Will Now Sell You A 1200-HP Corvette ZR1  CarBuzz

When you have a really fast car and want to make it even faster, Hennessey Performance should probably be your first phone call. The American tuner recently ...

Chevy Corvette ZR1 Pace Car Arrives In Forza Motorport 7

Forza Motorsport 7's May update includes some new open wheel race cars and a Corvette pace car to celebrate the Indianapolis 500.

1,000 HP 2019 Corvette ZR1 Runs A 9-Second Quarter Mile: Video  GM Authority

Hennessey Performance Engineering has released a video of its HPE1000-equipped 2019 Corvette ZR1 doing a sub-10-second pass in the quarter mile at 139 ...

2019 Corvette ZR1 Sets A 9.52 1/4 Mile At 144 MPH: Video  GM Authority

Hennessey has uploaded a video of a heavily tuned 2019 Corvette ZR1 completing a 9.52s pass at 144 mph, which is a new record for the C7 Corvette ZR1.

Watch Hennessey's 1000-hp Chevy Corvette ZR1 do a 9.79-second 1/4 mile  MSN Autos

Hennessey modifies the 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1, pushing it to as much as 1200 horsepower. Watch a 1000-hp version run the quarter mile in 9.79 seconds.

2019 IndyCar Content, Corvette ZR1 Added To Forza Motorsport 7  GM Authority

The NTT IndyCar Series and Microsoft have put their heads together to bring Forza Motorsport 7 players a ton of free new DLC *content* this month of May.

Tuner For The 2019 Corvette ZR1 Is Now Available: Video  GM Authority

HP Tuners has found a way to tune Chevrolet's 2019 Corvette ZR1 with a modified ECM, circumventing new security protocols. This video explains has mode ...

Hennessey HPE1000 Corvette ZR1 Runs a 9.52 Quarter Mile  Torque News

Hennessey has built the quickest 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 in the world, running mid-9s with their 1000-horsepower package.

Hennessey Performance Sets Quarter-Mile C7 Corvette ZR1 Record.  Hot Rod Network

Hennessey Performance is at it again with yet another world's first under their belt and this time they've set the C7 Corvette ZR1 quarter-mile record.

Hennessey tuned Corvette ZR1 makes over 1,000 bhp and it sounds epic  Motor1 UK

The is the first Hennessey HPE1000 Corvette ZR1, laying down 905 horsepower to the wheels on a dyno and sounding unbelievably awesome while doing it.

Hennessey's 1000 HP Corvette ZR1 Ain't Afraid Of No C8 Hybrid  Carscoops

Hennessey Performance is putting its 1000 hp upgrade package for the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 through its paces. As you may expect, the car is pretty insane.

Chevrolet Continues $3,000 Corvette Discount In May 2019  GM Authority

Chevrolet is offering a $3000 Corvette discount during the month of May, in addition to other incentives. See all Corvette discounts and rebates for May 2019.

Hennessey Performance's HPE 1000 Corvette ZR1 Sprints the 1/4 Mile In 9.79 Seconds

Watch the HPE 1000 Corvette ZR1 take on the dragstrip and lay down a 9-second quarter mile time while pulling 139 mph. That's super fast!

Last C7 Chevrolet Corvette Headed To Barrett-Jackson In June

The final production C7 Chevrolet Corvette will go to a charity auction at Barrett-Jackson in June. It's a full-spec black Z06 with a manual transmission.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 tuned by Hennessey to offer an impressive 1000hp  Drivers Magazine

Hennessey Performance has come up with upgrade package for the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. The tuned version offers 905hp at rear wheels.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 gets 1200bhp from Hennessey Performance  Evo

With enough power to make even Bugatti prick up its ears, the US tuner has had its hands on the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1.

Why Hennessey Nearly Gave Up On Tuning GM Vehicles  GM Authority

Hennessey Performance Engineering was ready to give up on tuning GM vehicles for good after the automaker locked tuners out of the 2019 Corvette ZR1 ECU.

Corvette buyers cancelling orders as they await new mid-engined C8  Driving

Pent-up demand for the long-awaited eighth generation of America's sports car, the Chevrolet Corvette, is killing sales of the 2019 model.

Hennessey's 1000-HP Corvette ZR1 Sounds Nasty  Yahoo Finance

From Road & Track. The ZR1 is a fantastic-sounding car from the factory, but as with all cars, there's always room for improvement. Hennessey Performance got ...

Right-Drive HSV Camaro ZL1 Brings 640 Horsepower to Australia  Torque News

The Camaro ZL1's LT4 engine is the same as the one used in the USA, but a different measurement method leads to a lower official rating.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Sleeper Does 9.7s Quarter-Mile, Matches McLaren P1  autoevolution

If you're unhappy with the 460 horsepower of the base C7 Corvette Stingray, Chevrolet has prepared the manic 755-pony ZR1 model for you. Then again, there ...

The Men Who Went to the Moon Favored Corvettes  Automobile

Fifty years ago this coming July 20, two Americans-Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin-landed their lunar module Eagle on the moon. They were two of the 29 ...

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S vs. Corvette Grand Sport Track Battle Is Surprising  autoevolution

Now that the Porsche 911 has received a new generation, the time has come for a comparison that has become mandatory earlier this decade, namely the battle ...

C8 Corvette Acceleration Sound Is Unmistakably V8 Rumble  autoevolution

We've known for quite a long time the C8 will be powered by a V8, but have you ever wondered how the LT2 sounds under acceleration? This clip clears up that ...

2019 Corvette ZR1: The Last, and Best, of Its Kind  The Wall Street Journal

Chevy's Corvette is being redesigned next year with a mid-engine configuration to keep up with its competition. That's a pity, says Dan Neil. because this year's ...

10 things you need to know about the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1  Motor Authority

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is a weapon. It was named Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2019 after it vaporized the competition. It's an all-American ...

GM's new Corvette is so powerful, it's warping the frame in tests, report says  USA TODAY

The redesigned Chevrolet Corvette C8 for 2020 has a new engine that is reportedly so powerful it's compromising the vehicle's structural integrity.

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Feels Like a Rocket Assembled by the Lowest Bidder  Jalopnik

Lately in the world of fast Chevrolets, it's the long-awaited but still mysterious mid-engine Corvette that's captured everyone's attention. While there's still a ton we ...

Watch Hennessey-Tuned C6 Corvette ZR1 Growl On The Dyno

Hennessey just tuned this Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1and decided to show it off on the company's dyno. The engine makes a wonderful sound.

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Goes Where No Corvette Has Gone Before  Automobile

The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 was among the 24 standout vehicles competing for a coveted 2019 Automobile All-Stars award. See the rest of the field here, and ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Review  Digital Trends

At a time when all-wheel drive, lower displacement, mid-engine layouts, and dual-clutch automatic transmissions are the norm of the supercar world, the 2019 ...

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1  Motor Authority

Each year the Motor Authority editors place our butts in a slew of new luxury and performance cars. We drive them on the road and on the track. We treat them ...

Five Very Important Questions About the 2019 Corvette ZR1  Popular Mechanics

We answer five important questions about the fastest Chevy ever.

Hennessey 2019 Corvette ZR1 Makes Over 900 Horsepower At The Wheels: Video  GM Authority

Watch as Hennessey Performance Engineering completes validation testing on its 2019 Corvette ZR1 shop car, which has its HP1000 upgrade package ...

Corvette ZR1 Driven So Hard On Track It Calls OnStar 3 Times

Automobile Magazine was driving the Corvette ZR1 hard on-track at NCM Motorsports Park, hard enough to alert OnStar for a crash not once, but three times.

2019 Corvette ZR1 Convoy Drives From Michigan To Nevada: Video  GM Authority

The Ron Fellows Performance Driving School organized a road trip after Chevrolet needed about 20 examples of the 2019 Corvette ZR1 delivered to Spring ...

This Ford GT Obliterates A Corvette ZR1 In Half-Mile Drag Race

Dragtimes raced a stock Ford GT against a lightly modified Corvette ZR1 at Wannagofast last January in Florida, and at least one of the runs was shocking.

I drove a $137,000 Corvette ZR1 to see if the most powerful Vette ever is worth the steep price tag - here's the verdict  Business Insider

The 755-horsepower ZR1 has the kind of specs that shame supercars on a racetrack.

GM Bringing Major Announcement to Bowling Green Corvette Plant  WKU Public Radio

General Motors says it will make a major announcement on Thursday afternoon at the Corvette Assembly Plant in Bowling Green. CEO Mary Barra and other ...

Confirmed: C7 Corvette ZR1 Didn't Beat 7-Minute 'Ring Lap Time

Today, we finally have (some kind of) official confirmation that the range-topping C7 Corvette ZR1 has registered a time of 7:04 minutes.

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 set a disappointing Nürburgring lap time  Motor Authority

Spy photographers spotted Chevy testing its most-powerful factory Corvette ever, the ZR1, on the Nürburgring Nordschleife on numerous occasions last year.

2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 For Sale With Just 400 Miles  GM Authority

A 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is up for sale, and it's in pristine condition with just 400 miles on the odometer.

Hennessey Corvette ZR1 Dyno Test Shows 706 HP At The Wheel

If the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 755 HP from the factory doesn't tickle your fancy, Hennessey offers an upgrade package that will give it 100 more ponies.

Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2019 nominee: Chevrolet Corvette ZR1  Motor Authority

It's been called the Blue Devil in the past, but we just call it the King of America now. Chevrolet brought back the Corvette ZR1 for 2019, the third time it's offered ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Track Test Video

The thing about Corvettes is that large swathes of the public never seem to take them seriously. They have visions of automatic Corvette convertibles only being ...

5 Minutes Of Raw 2019 Corvette ZR1 Exhaust Noise: Video  GM Authority

General Motors has filmed and spliced together an epic b-roll video to promote the 2019 Corvette ZR1 and its banzai 755 hp 6.2-liter supercharged LT5 engine.

OnStar Thought We Crashed a Corvette ZR1. We Were only Lapping It. [Video]  Automobile

OnStar thought we crashed and called three separate times, but our pro racer was only lapping the NCM Motorsports Park track.

Jeff Gordon's Old C6 Corvette ZR1 Can Now Be Yours  GM Authority

Jeff Gordon is selling his C6 Corvette ZR1 to benefit his charity, the Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation, a cancer foundation that supports wellness programs.

1990 Chevy Corvette ZR-1, the "Corvette From Hell": 100 Cars That Matter  Motor Authority

They called it "King of the Hill"-and when it emerged in 1990, the Chevy Corvette ZR-1 would forever reformat what drivers thought about GM's ever-evolving ...

How Fast Is The Corvette ZR1's Nurburgring Lap Time?  CarBuzz

For whatever reason(s), Chevrolet decided not to release its Corvette ZR1's Nurburgring lap times. We know the automaker's engineering team took the car to ...

2019 Corvette ZR1 Is An Automobile Magazine All-Star Contender  GM Authority

755 hp 2019 Corvette ZR1 with General Motors 6.2-liter supercharged LT5 V8 engine has been named to the short-list for an important automotive magazine ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 first drive review: A stable genius  Motor Authority

Turn 16 at Atlanta Motorsports Park is a test of a driver's courage and a car's ability to stick to the track. Though it's only a slight right-hander, it follows the turns ...

Wrecked 2019 Corvette ZR1 Up For Auction  GM Authority

A wrecked 2019 Corvette ZR1 is up for auction, and it already has a bid at over $15000. It appears the supercharged 6.2-liter is undamaged.

ZTK Performance Pack On 2019 Corvette ZR1 Convertible Is Hilarious  GM Authority

The 2019 Corvette ZR1 is a performance superstar, and even the convertible can have ZTK Performance Package with a massive 1000 lb downforce wing.

2019 Performance Car of the Year - 2019 Corvette ZR1 Named Road & Track's PCOTY

The most potent lineup in the history of PCOTY fights it out for the crown.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 vs. 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS Comparison: Power Down  Motor Trend

Do you ever wonder where this is all going to end? More power, bigger wings, better aero, fatter tires. Remember when the '90s Porsche 911 Turbo and ...

Own A Corvette ZR1 For Only $50, But You Have To Build It

If you get tired of the ZR1, you can rebuild this Corvette Lego Technic kit as an old-school hot rod.

Watch Hennessey Take Chevy Corvette ZR1 To 194 MPH

Hennessey records its run in a Chevy Corvette ZR1. The car reaches 193 mph with ease, but it only hits 194 with a split second before slowing down.

The ZR1 Convertible With the Optional Wing Looks Like a Car from 2Fast2Furious

Did you know you could option the new Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 convertible with the ZTK performance pack? That means you can get it with Michelin Pilot Sport ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 First Test: Out With a Bang  Motor Trend

This is it. The zenith. The top dog. The 755-horsepower ne plus ultra Chevrolet Corvette C7. The most powerful and likely the last variant of the front-engine ...

Ford GT Takes On Corvette ZR1 In 1/2-Mile Drag Race Action  HotCars

It's a battle of American performance as a Ford GT takes on a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 in drag race action.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Interior Colors  GM Authority

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is available in six interior colors and three seat trim materials. See 2019 Corvette ZR1 interior colors, accents and trims here.

Jeff Gordon's 638-HP Corvette ZR1 Can Now Be Yours  CarBuzz

If you aren't familiar with Jeff Gordon then you are most probably a communist or perhaps you just don't follow NASCAR, although that may amount to the same ...

We Raced the Fastest Corvette Ever at Chevy's High-Octane 'Motorsports Country Club'  Maxim

Learn to drive the Corvette Stingray, Grand Sport, Z06 and ZR1 through the Ron Fellows Performance Driving School at Spring Mountain Motorsports Resort ...

Watch Corvette ZR1 Take On McLaren 600LT In Drag Race Action  HotCars

Watch a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 take on a McLaren 600LT in a quarter-mile drag race. The ZR1 is undoubtedly an incredible machine. For the low price of just ...

Randy Pobst Blitzes Big Willow In The 2019 Corvette ZR1: Video  GM Authority

Motor Trend hot shoe and race driver Randy Pobst laps the 755 hp 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 around Big Willow Raceway in Southern California in this ...

Chevy Corvette ZR1 Loses 101 Horsepower From Crank To Rear Wheels

Hennessey puts its 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 on the dyno to discover it loses about 101 horsepower at the wheels. However, it still makes 654 hp.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Essentials: Power! | Get the latest car news, car reviews, auto show updates, and racing news from Autoweek. News for the auto enthusiast.

What is it: The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is a two-seater coupe with better performance for your dollar than anything with four wheels. The ZR1 is the top-of-the-line ...

The 755-HP 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1 Isn't Scary. So What's The Point?  Jalopnik

I remember the first car I drove with more than 700 horsepower. It was Tony Angelo's Formula Drift car and it was terrifying. It was exhilarating. It changed my ...

Here's How Much Power the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Really Makes at the Wheels  The Drive

It's up to the aftermarket to figure out how much power is really flowing through the wheels, and the team at Hennessey Performance is all too happy to oblige ...

2019 Corvette Prices Rise Moderately: Pricing Comparison  GM Authority

2019 Corvette prices increased an average of $1,055 compared to the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette, according to a pricing analysis performed by GM Authority.

Watch Hennessey Employees Take Turns Driving 2019 Corvette ZR1

WRODSaWatch Hennessey employees climb behind the wheel of a stock 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 to give their driving impressions.

Corvette ZR1 Fights Lamborghini Huracán In Drag And Rolling Races

Watch as a 602-horsepower Lamborghini Huracán competes against the 755-hp Chevy Corvette ZR1 in a series of drag races.

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1, 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost, 2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M: Car News Headlines  Motor Authority

We spent time with the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 and found 10 things you need to know. From the fact it has a giant hole in its hood to the earthshaking ...

The Mid-Engined 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Is Real, GM Confesses, and It Will Debut July 18  Car and Driver

Chevrolet has finally admitted that the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 is real, and that it will adopt a mid-engine layout.

Ford GT Roll Races Corvette ZR1, The Result Might Surprise You

We know the ZR1 is faster on a track than the GT, but it's quite interesting to see how the two supercars perform on the drag strip.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 can be yours for $49.99, some assembly required  Motor Authority

Car enthusiasts and Lego fans, a new kit is available to keep you occupied. The latest Lego Technic kit depicts none other than the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 ...

I took a class in the 2019 Corvette ZR1's 755hp schoolroom  SlashGear

An hour from Vegas, past rolling brown hills and more than a few tumbleweeds, you'll find Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club.

LEGO Releases New C7 Corvette ZR1 Technic Kit  The News Wheel

The latest Technic kit from LEGO pays tribute to the C7 Corvette ZR1. It's a great belated Christmas present for Chevy fans.

The Corvette ZR1 Won't Have The Z06's Cooling Issues  CarBuzz

When the C7 generation Corvette Z06 arrived for the 2015 model year, it was heralded for its 6.2-liter supercharged LT4 V8, which pumped out 650 horsepower.

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1, 2020 Volvo V60 Cross Country, 2021 Mercedes S-Class: The Week In Reverse  Motor Authority

We outlined 10 things everyone should know about the 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1; we took the 2020 Volvo V60 Cross Country for a spin in the Arctic Circle; the ...

1995 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 for Sale on eBay - Rare Corvette Supercar Up for Bidding

The C4-generation ZR-1 is one of the coolest Corvettes ever. This one has barely any miles on it. You should buy it.

September Car of the Month: Corvette ZR1  Robb Report

Massive homegrown horsepower puts the new Corvette ZR1 squarely in supercar territory.

The C4 ZR-1 Is The Coolest Corvette That No One Cares About  CarBuzz

At its price, the Chevrolet Corvette is a performance bargain, which is why the Vette has been a repeat candidate for our Smart Buy features. A new Corvette is ...

Corvette Chief Engineer Talks Z06 and ZR1 Cooling  Torque News

The early C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 units were plagued with cooling issues during "normal" track time, but during a recent interview, chief engineer Tadge ...

Unsold Corvette inventory means you can get a smoking deal - Autoblog  Autoblog

The mid-engine Chevy Corvette is coming soon, but if you're looking for a good deal on a C7 'Vette, now might be the time to visit your local dealer, or really any ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Meets 1990 Corvette ZR1  Automobile

The first time Teddy Roosevelt's words, "Speak softly and carry a big stick," occurred to me as I reviewed a car was while driving a 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1.

Twin Turbo Corvette ZR1 Engine Makes 1,308 Horsepower on the Dyno  Torque News

Michigan-based Katech Engines recently built the LT5 V8 from a new Corvette ZR1 from the ground up, ditching the supercharger for a custom twin ...

Farewell Gift for Corvette Engineer May Have Leaked Corvette Z06 and ZR1 Nurburgring Times  The Drive

A user on Corvette Forum posted a picture collage that Jim Mero, the ride and handling engineer and test driver for the C7 Corvette team, allegedly received as ...

Chevy Corvette Prices Are Rising Up To $2,500 This Year

The automotive world is eagerly waiting to see the new mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette, but that won't happen during the Detroit Auto Show early next year.

The Ford GT Isn't the Fastest Supercar Out There. Does It Matter?

The Corvette ZR1 is wildly fast. But does that make it a better supercar?

Has The Corvette ZR1's Nurburgring Lap Time Been Revealed?  CarBuzz

If the time is correct, the Corvette ZR1 could have lapped the Nurburgring as fast as the Porsche 918 Spyder. The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is the most powerful ...

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Wins Another Award  GM Authority

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 took home another award this week, winning the title of Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2019.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1's 755-HP V-8 Is Now a Crate Engine, and GM Dropped it in a Chevelle  The Drive

The ZR1's fiery V-8 is actually one of three new crate engines on tap from GM, and the company is bringing a trio of swapped classics to Vegas to showcase their ...

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