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Watch the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Toast a Dodge Demon on the Drag Strip

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - These are heady times for American performance cars, with both the new 755-horsepower Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 and the 840-horsepower Dodge Challenger SRT Demon offering more brute strength than we've ever seen before. But what happens when you pit these modern marvels head-to-head on the drag strip?

First Drive: 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - BRASELTON, Georgia – The first time Teddy Roosevelt’s words–you know, “Speak softly and carry a big stick”–came into my head as I reviewed a car was after driving a 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. Jump ahead 10 years and I stand perusing a shiny new 2019 Corvette ZR1.

2019 Corvette ZR1 First Review

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Starting Price: $119,995Max Capacity: 2 PassengersEngine: 6.2-liter supercharged V8, 755 horsepower, 715 pound-feet of torqueTransmission: 7-speed manual or 8-speed automaticFuel Economy: 13/19 mpg (manual), 12/20 mpg (automatic)Similar: Audi R8, Mercedes-AMG SL63, Porsche 911 Turbo S When you attend a symphony what defines the experience? Is it the pronounced rumble of the bass drum? The deep tone of the bassoon? The bright call of the flutes? No, it’s the combination of these and dozens of other instruments in synchronized harmony.