2012 Chevrolet Corvette – Top Speed

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2012 Chevrolet Corvette

on 06.14.2011 09:00 by Simona

automakers wait for a huge show to reveal updates for one of more popular models, but is changing it up by presenting the 2012 for their beloved Corvette at the Bash at the National Corvette Luckily, the anticipation for a New York Show reveal wasn#8217;t a bust as somehow or another the details for the 2012 Corvette revealed ahead of schedule. Chevrolet is releasing the full of details just a few days the vehicle#8217;s grand reveal at the extravaganza.

Most of the changes to the Corvette show up in the Z06 and ZR1 models, a new High Performance Package and a new Performance Package. The only made across the Corvette will be a host of interior

UPDATE 06/09/2011 . A 2012 ZR1 equipped with new Michelin Sport Cup Zero Pressure has tackled the ZR1#8217;s Nurburgring set in 2008, shaving off more six seconds. The ZR1#8217;s new time of gets that much to the record holding 7:18 run of the GT2 RS, but more importantly, provides the with ammo against the Viper ACR (7.19 seconds), the GTR (7:26.7), Ferrari Enzo and the Pagani Zonda F Clubsport

UPDATE 06/14/2011 . Chevrolet has full specs and prices for the Corvette. And the bad news is that to the 2011 MY, the 2012 Corvette be a little bit more expensive: will range from for the base coupe version up to for the ZR1 version. There is a price of about $480-$1,150 based on the Hit the jump for the full details. ( )

Hit the jump for full details on the Corvette.

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The new year for the famous sports car come with improved especially for the Z06 and ZR1 versions. The ZR1 will a new Z07 High Performance Package includes black cup style 19 front and 20 rear wheels, PS Cup tires, and a 6-speed close-ratio transmission. For the Z06, Chevrolet be offering a new Ultima te Performance that adds Performance Management (PTM) which was exclusive to the ZR1, Brembo ceramic brakes, Michelin PS Cup black cup style lightweight wheels, and Magnetic Selective Control.

The new set of optional Michelin Pilot Cup Zero Pressure tires, (front) and 335/25-20 (rear), are with all-new aluminum wheels in satin black or finishes. They are about pounds lighter (2.2 kg) and stronger than the 20-spoke offered in 2011. The 2012 will also get a racing-style for improved aerodynamics and a carbon hood.

We constantly strive to make the a better car on the road and the track, Tadge Juechter, Corvette line director and chief For 2012, the Corvette lineup its highest performance level while at the same time easier to drive and enjoy to several changes and new features the car.

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The interior for the Corvette will take across the entire range. model will come a new seat design featuring a bolster on the seat back and areas, which provide driver support, especially in driving. These seats also come with Microfiber suede seat for additional support.

Further driver and passenger can be attained in the padded center and armrests. The steering wheel exactly padded like the of the interior, but it does get minor in the form of a streamlined switch wrapped spokes, and some badges.

Another addition to the interior is the new Bose uplevel system, which includes speakers (compared to seven in for improved audio quality.

The changes made to the 2012MY minimal once you take consideration that everything the hood remained completely The Z06 version still gets a 7.0 V8 engine that delivers a of 505 hp at 6300 rpm and 470 lb.-ft. of torque at rpm. The ZR1 version will use the 6.2 Liter LS9 aluminum block V8 with a total of 638 hp at 6500 rpm and 604 ft. of torque at 3800 rpm.

The Z06 version will hit 198 mph, the ZR1 will go up to 205 mph.


The new Corvette will go into July 2011 with being announced at a later The entrance of the 2012 Corvette also give way to the introduction of the Edition .

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