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2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 and ZR1 Convertible First Look: 2017 LA Auto Show (with video)

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https://www.youtube.com - The ZR1 is powered by a new supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine dubbed LT5, which is good for 755 horsepower and 715 lb-ft of torque. Compared to the 650 hp LT4 engine in the Z06, the LT5 has 52 percent larger supercharger, a more efficient intercooler system and a dual-injection system with both direct and port injection.

Mid-Engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette Reportedly Might Make 850 Horsepower

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http://www.automobilemag.com - Chevrolet may have just announced the 755-hp Corvette ZR1, but no matter how incredible it is to drive, it’s going to have a hard time not getting overshadowed by the upcoming redesigned version. Based on what we’ve seen and heard, the C8 will almost definitely be the mid-engine Corvette that’s been rumored for all these years.

The Mid-Engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette Might Make 850 HP

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http://www.motortrend.com - Chevrolet may have just announced the 755-hp Corvette ZR1, but no matter how incredible it is to drive, it’s going to have a hard time not getting overshadowed by the upcoming redesigned version. Based on what we’ve seen and heard, the C8 will almost definitely be the mid-engine Corvette that’s been rumored for all these years.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: We Get a 755-HP Thrill Ride around Willow Springs

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https://blog.caranddriver.com - “We broke a lot of dynamometers testing this engine,” explained Jordan Lee, Chevrolet’s chief engineer for small-block engines, before handlers strapped us into the passenger seat of a 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 for a few laps of Willow Springs International Raceway. It’s understandable, because the engine to which Lee referred is the ultra-Vette’s supercharged LT5 V-8; its 755 horsepower cracked exhaust piping with its heat and decimated flex plates at General Motors’ engine-testing facility.