Track Missile Corvette ZR1 Runs a Boost-only 8.57 Qu...

Advanced Modern Performance has the world’s quickest Corvette ZR1, setting the bar very high with a trap speed of 160 MPH.

Since the tuning access of the new LT5 V8 was unlocked earlier this year, Advanced Modern Performance (AMP) has been a front-runner in the field of modifying the C7 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1.

Advanced Modern Performance has the world’s quickest Corvette ZR1, setting the bar very high with a trap speed of 160 MPH. Since the tuning access of the new LT5 V8 was unlocked earlier this year, Advanced Modern Performance (AMP) has been a front-runner in the field of modifying the C7 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. Along with building some big-power machines, AMP ZR1s have been putting up big track numbers, but their shop car recently set the quarter-mile record for the new...
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Florida Man Trades in 2019 Corvette ZR1 for…2019 Cor...

Even if you already own a 2019 ZR1, there may be a better 2019 ZR1 out there waiting for you. Find that ZR1 at all costs.

If you haven’t heard, Chevy released a ridiculously fast, beautiful sounding, and aggressively-styled vehicle called the ZR1 for the 2019 model year. 

Even if you already own a 2019 ZR1, there may be a better 2019 ZR1 out there waiting for you. Find that ZR1 at all costs. If you haven’t heard, Chevy released a ridiculously fast, beautiful sounding, and aggressively-styled vehicle called the ZR1 for the 2019 model year. Long story short, essentially every single person in the automotive community loved it and we totally understand why. It is by far, the most capable and advanced Corvette ever, and, with 755...
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Corvette ZR1 Takes Over Bristol with Bolt-on Power

Built by Ohio’s Total Performance Racing, ZR1 beats on all comers, hitting the nines with only pulleys and header upgrades.

Drag racing season is in full swing, and not just on the national level, either. Every weekend in any city or town with a quarter- or eighth-mile strip and a few stands...

Built by Ohio’s Total Performance Racing, ZR1 beats on all comers, hitting the nines with only pulleys and header upgrades. Drag racing season is in full swing, and not just on the national level, either. Every weekend in any city or town with a quarter- or eighth-mile strip and a few stands, there’s quite a few horsepower heroes bringing their finest machines to take home a win, whether it’s a trophy and some cash, or simply a personal best. Of...
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Hennessey-Tuned Corvette ZR1 Sets the Quarter Mile R...

HPE1000 package adds a list of items that lead to over 1,000 horsepower, allowing this Corvette to run a 9.52.

The video above comes to us from the official Hennessey Performance YouTube channel and it features the world’s quickest 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. 

HPE1000 package adds a list of items that lead to over 1,000 horsepower, allowing this Corvette to run a 9.52. The video above comes to us from the official Hennessey Performance YouTube channel and it features the world’s quickest 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. The engine computer software of the new LT5 has just recently been unlocked, allowing for custom tuning of the supercharged V8...
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Jim Mero Ran a 7:04 at Nurburgring in the C7 Corvett...

Mero has shared the time for the Corvette ZR1 on the Facebook account of his new business, having retired from General Motors.

Chevrolet has never announced an official Nurburgring Nordschleife lap time for the C7 Corvette ZR1, but we know that the company spent time testing the 755-horsepower supercar on the legendary German road course.

Mero has shared the time for the Corvette ZR1 on the Facebook account of his new business, having retired from General Motors. Chevrolet has never announced an official Nurburgring Nordschleife lap time for the C7 Corvette ZR1, but we know that the company spent time testing the 755-horsepower supercar on the legendary German road course. Fortunately, Corvette test driver and engineer Jim Mero has retired from General Motors and announced his best lap time in the new ZR1 on “The Ring”...
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Corvette ZR1 Fights Itself in Drag Race Against Ford GT

Tons of tire spin, downforce from the wing, may have held back the ZR1 from beating Ford GT on the half-mile.

The ZR1 is the Corvette of Corvette. It has a big, supercharged V8 making tons of horsepower and torque. It’s rear-drive. The eight-speed automatic shifts quick enough to send it down many a quarter-mile. And it’s worth every penny at over $140,000.

Thus, it should be able to demolish nearly all challengers, right? Of course, except for this one instance captured by Brooks Weisblat (a.k.a., YouTube channel DragTimes) in his own 2018 Ford GT during a pair of half-mile drags in Immokalee, Florida.

Tons of tire spin, downforce from the wing, may have held back the ZR1 from beating Ford GT on the half-mile. The ZR1 is the Corvette of Corvette. It has a big, supercharged V8 making tons of horsepower and torque. It’s rear-drive. The eight-speed automatic shifts quick enough to send it down many a quarter-mile. And it’s worth every penny at over $140,000. Thus, it should be able to demolish nearly all challengers, right? Of course, except for this one instance...
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Does the C7 Corvette Really Have Too Much Power?

Lately, folks have been calling out various Corvette models for packing a little too much punch under the hood. But is that even possible?

For decades, we’ve lived in a society that celebrates excess. Which, of course, includes horsepower. However, in recent years, we’ve seen power figures skyrocket to levels reserved for race cars not too long ago.

Lately, folks have been calling out various Corvette models for packing a little too much punch under the hood. But is that even possible? For decades, we’ve lived in a society that celebrates excess. Which, of course, includes horsepower. However, in recent years, we’ve seen power figures skyrocket to levels reserved for race cars not too long ago. Those who wish to buy a 700+ horsepower car have multiple turnkey options from the factory these days. Which is great for...
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Corvette ZR1 Duel: C7 Stomps C6 in Roll Race to 150

Not surprisingly, the LS9 in the C6 ZR1 is no match for the LT5 in the new C7 Corvette ZR1.

The video above comes to us from the Late Model Racecraft YouTube channel and it features a high-speed roll race between a pair of Corvette ZR1 coupes. While we all know that the new ZR1 is stronger, quicker and faster than the ZR1 from the C6 generation. 

Not surprisingly, the LS9 in the C6 ZR1 is no match for the LT5 in the new C7 Corvette ZR1. The video above comes to us from the Late Model Racecraft YouTube channel and it features a high-speed roll race between a pair of Corvette ZR1 coupes. While we all know that the new ZR1 is stronger, quicker and faster than the ZR1 from the C6 generation, this video shows how the difference in performance plays out in a real...
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Road & Track Raves About Corvette ZR1, and It’s Raw ...

2019 Corvette ZR1 beat out much more expensive supercars to become Road & Track‘s Performance Car of the Year.

Every year Road & Track‘s Performance Car of the Year is fought out with stiff opposition through categories that include the German luxury cars with monsters burbling under the hood

2019 Corvette ZR1 beat out much more expensive supercars to become Road & Track‘s Performance Car of the Year. Every year Road & Track‘s Performance Car of the Year is fought out with stiff opposition through categories that include the German luxury cars with monsters burbling under the hood, the sports SUVs that get crazier every year now, and then the true and dedicated performance cars where the Corvette ZR1 lives. For 2019, the Corvette went up directly against the...
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2019 Corvette ZR1 Wins Motor Authority ‘Best Car to ...

ZR1’s driveability, track-day pedigree, and low price compared to other supercars give the top-tier Corvette the win for 2019.

Are you in the market for a new Corvette? Why not consider the ZR1? It’s the top-tier ‘Vette on the market, with tons of power for the track, lots of style for the street, and plenty of drivability for the rush-hour commute.

ZR1’s driveability, track-day pedigree, and low price compared to other supercars give the top-tier Corvette the win for 2019. Are you in the market for a new Corvette? Why not consider the ZR1? It’s the top-tier ‘Vette on the market, with tons of power for the track, lots of style for the street, and plenty of drivability for the rush-hour commute. Turns out we’re not the only ones to think so of the ZR1. Motor Authority has voted the Corvette...
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Is the C7 Corvette ZR1 a Goner After the 2019 Model ...

It seems unfathomable, but production of the C7 Corvette ZR1 could soon come to an end — if you believe the rumors.

If it feels like the C7 Corvette ZR1 just came out, well, that’s because it did. But it isn’t exactly a secret that we’re on the verge of getting a brand new C8 Corvette

It seems unfathomable, but production of the C7 Corvette ZR1 could soon come to an end — if you believe the rumors. If it feels like the C7 Corvette ZR1 just came out, well, that’s because it did. But it isn’t exactly a secret that we’re on the verge of getting a brand new C8 Corvette, either. Thus, it’s hard not to look forward to the exciting mid-engine possibilities on the horizon. And in the process overlook the excellent new Corvette ZR1....
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