C6 (2005-13)

All-Star Player 1

All-Star Player

With an 800-horsepower engine, race-ready suspension and lots of lightweight carbon fiber, this C6 Z06 has all the bases covered.

Sibling Rivalry 1

Sibling Rivalry

The ZR1 is the undisputed king of the Corvette lineup, but now you can order a Z06 with many of its go-fast goodies. Question is, how much do the Z07 and CFZ option packages cut into the ZR1 speed advantage?

Natural Inspiraiton 1

Natural Inspiration

A Katech employee leverages his company’s talents to build a 650-horsepower Z06—without using a blower.

Code Breaker 1

Code Breaker

The new-for-2011 Z07 option package makes the Z06 handle and brake like a ZR1.

We Build Performance 1

We Build Performance

The engines in the Z06 and ZR1, as well as manual-transmission Grand Sport coupes, are hand-assembled in a special facility—GM’s Performance Build Center. We take you there, and follow an LS9 build.

Fork in the Road 1

Fork in the Road

We explore two paths to big horsepower: One starts with less and adds more, the other starts with more and adds less. Both involve LMR-tuned C6 Corvettes.

Day at the Museum 1

Day at the Museum

When Hank Kieller ordered his ’09 ZR1, he put a check mark next to option R8C, which meant he would take delivery at the National Corvette Museum and visit the assembly plant in which it was made.

Fin de C6.R 1

Fin de C6.R

Marking the end of the Corvette Racing’s ten-year GT1 program, this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans turned out to be an intensely emotional experience for the close-knit team.

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