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Old 06-17-2021, 10:43 PM
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Default C8 Z06 test mule footage

THAT SOUND! Looks like a hood scoop visible at the 3:00 mark.


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Sounds cool, has a different engine note, flat plane crank engine or something?
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Definitely a flat plane crank.
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Sounds like a Ferrari, testing the launch and traction control system. I see mid to low 11 second quarter mile times in stock form. Who knows, with some simple mods, drag radials, possibly high to mid 10's.

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Sounds like a Ferrari, testing the launch and traction control system. I see mid to low 11 second quarter mile times in stock form. Who knows, with some simple mods, drag radials, possibly high to mid 10's.

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The stock C8 Stingray runs low 11s in the quarter. The Z06 will be well into the 10s. 9s likely with DRs.
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Old 06-18-2021, 01:56 PM
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Other than looks, why would a mid engine car need a hood scoop?
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Other than looks, why would a mid engine car need a hood scoop?
It doesn't. It's not going to have a functional scoop. I doubt that it has a scoop at all. Just some GM visual trickery with the body camo.
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I'm not in love with the C8's, but I gotta admit it sounds sick
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The stock C8 Stingray runs low 11s in the quarter. The Z06 will be well into the 10s. 9s likely with DRs.
We have run easy mid 11's with a stock LT1 and stock tires on a non prepped track and 2500 DA. There are people breaking into the 10s with a tire, so a ZO6 version should prove to be much quicker.
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