News Mid-Engined Corvette Caught On Video Again, This Time With A ZR1

22:51  23 july  2018
22:51  23 july  2018 Source:   motor1.com

1963 340hp Corvette Found Neatly Stored Away for 45 Years

  1963 340hp Corvette Found Neatly Stored Away for 45 Years Brian Murray was very excited when a friend told him about an old Corvette parked in a barn since the early 1970s. Larry knew Murray collects and restores Corvettes and wanted to help him out. Murray is a Vette subscriber and reads this column. One of his dreams was to find an old Corvette in a barn. "I called him (the owner) and set up a time to look at the car.

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Mid-Engined Chevy Corvette Spied Waiting At A Red Light

  Mid-Engined Chevy Corvette Spied Waiting At A Red Light Just another prototype caught in the wild. For as much as Chevy is keeping quiet about the mid-engined C8 Corvette to the public, it’s hard to deny the car is coming when we’ve spotted countless test mules out on the road. The automaker even gave dealers a brief peek of the car last month. This video is further proof development is ongoing, though we’re uncertain when plans to reveal it. When Chevy gave dealers a peek, the user who dished all the details about what little he saw. He noted the Lotus-like hood and ZR1-like front bumper cover. That’s all he really said because that’s all he saw.

This is the new 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR 1 . Although I couldn't spend a lot of time with the new Corvette ZR 1 , I'm taking you on a tour of the Corvette ZR 1 to show you its cool quirks and features after poking around it for a little while.

Test mules of the mid - engined Chevy Corvette continue to be spotted testing. It’s only a matter of time before the automaker unveils the real deal. 2019 BMW 3 Series, X5, And X7 Caught On A Parking Lot.

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The mid-engined Corvette is coming – eventually. We've seen spy photos of the supercar as early as 2016, but new footage leads us to believe that it could arrive in only a few months. The latest prototypes, captured on camera in Colorado, show the upcoming Corvette testing alongside it current ZR1 sibling.


The video, uncovered by CorvetteBlogger, shows two heavily camouflaged prototypes on public roads in Leadville, Colorado. At 10,152-feet of elevation, it's the perfect proving ground for high-altitude testing. The near-four-minute clip shows the supercars briefly – most of their time spent hidden by the ZR1 – but it provides more evidence of the Corvette's imminent arrival.

1965 Corvette Found Near its Home

  1965 Corvette Found Near its Home The sense of awe that accompanies discovering an old Corvette stored or lost for many years can be intoxicating. Kris Smith wasn't looking for an old Corvette when his son Justin came home from college with a story that a buddy told him about a 1965 coupe parked since 1973. Kris said the Corvette was 7-8 miles from their home in rural Indiana, with amazement in his voice. He had to have a look. "Justin got hold of his buddy and we went over there. This elderly couple that lived out on a farm had died and their brother/brother-in-law Jack had stored the car on the farm. Jack, who bought the car in the late '60s, was losing his storage and was now retired.

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Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. The new Corvette C8 which is highly rumoured to be mid engined , and also the ZR 1 !! ✖. My first supercar - IT's decision time !!

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Last time we saw footage of the mid-engined Corvette was in June. That clip showed the coupe coming to a complete stop before chirping its tires and sprinting off multiple times. That particular prototype appeared to use a naturally aspirated V8 instead of one of its rumored turbocharged powertrains. It's unclear which powertrains are being used in this particular video.

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Reports suggest that the mid-engined Corvette will come with three different options. The first will be a 6.2-liter V8 producing around 460 horsepower (343 kilowatts). The second will be a version of the biturbo 4.2-liter V8 from the new Cadillac CT6 V-Sport. In that application, it could produce up to 650 hp (485 kW). The final engine option could be a range-topping biturbo 5.5-liter V8 pumping out up to 850 hp (634 kW).

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It's still not clear when the new mid-engined Corvette will show up, but rumors point to a 2019 debut with an on-sale date of 2020. If we're lucky, we could see it this January at the Detroit Auto Show. Buyers that still want a Corvette with a V8 in the front can buy one after the 2018 model year; Chevy will reportedly continue production of the current model with a few variations.

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How Audi killed the mid-engined Quattro .
Group S rally cars were set to take over from the infamous Group B monsters of the 1980s. The new regulations were to turn rally from a horsepower war to a technological arms race. The series never got its chance, as Group S cars were outlawed when the axe fell on Group B, making many interesting prototype cars redundant. However, there were casualties even before this. The mid-engine Audi Quattro and RS 002 were two such cars, but these project were so secret that every top Audi bosses had no idea of their existence.The Quattro pioneered the use of all-wheel drive in rally to great success, but by 1984 the rest of the field had cottoned on.

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