2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Release Date, Price, Specs

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is to be officially unveiled soon. Reports from Motor Giants General Motors hint that they are working on a bigger state of the art version of the Corvette, which will be one of the very few sports cars built in the United States. The new version should feature a more efficient engine with bigger horsepower than the previous versions. Fans should expect a lot more improvements in the style of the build, more ambience in the interior with and a variety of colors.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Interior 

The interior is quite unlike your average competition car. This version will retain the G8 seats from its predecessor, but with 3LZ ultra-trimmed leather seating surfaces for more comfort. The new model also comes with new standard Competition seats which are specifically built for cornering. The seats are built with pronounced side bolsters to keep the drivers safe and comfortable during a competition. Further refinement is achieved by new sueded micro-fibre inserts.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Engine

The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is not just any other fast car. It is home to a 1.7 liter diesel supercharger, achieving up to 700 horsepower with massive air intakes from the front bumper. One thing that fans can’t wait for is the first mid-engine version of the Corvette, and according to reports, that is exactly what the 2018 Corvette Z06 will be. The car also comes with an optional 4WD capability, which may not be different from the previous versions, but with the supercharger, it certainly is going to mean something.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Exterior

Initial spy shots indicate that there will be a variety of colors for this version of the Corvette. Its predecessor came in bright yellow, but there are indications that customers might have more choices this time, with black as one of them. This make also comes in a hi-tech auto-convertible mode — which will be a big step from the previous convertible versions of the Corvette. There may not be any major changes in the exterior, because this version has not been re-designed. However, the trunk capacity is expected to be bigger, with automatic trunk opening.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Price and Gas Mileage

According to reports, you will be expected to part with about $80,000 for you to own the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette. This seems like a fair price compared with similar sports cars in the market. However, the exact price of the vehicle will vary depending on taxes in your locality. As for gas mileage, you can expect this car to deliver up to 13mg when driving in the city, and 23mpg when on the highway.

2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Towing

Previous Corvette models have been able to manage up to 2000 pounds of towing weight. This will be slightly higher for 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The car is expected to be able to tow up to 3,000 pounds of weight. With the improved engine power, this is going to be a very powerful vehicle. Towing has also been made much easier with the new dual-cam-style technology, which helps to control swaying of the object being towed.

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