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Tony Kanaan Whips Us Around Indianapolis Motor Speedway In The Chevy Corvette Z06

IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan takes us for a hot lap around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car. The 99th running of the Indy 500 takes place this weekend.

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To set the pace at the 99th Indianapolis 500, the Brickyard has selected a Corvette for the 13th time, and the track's winningest driver, Jeff Gordon, to pilot it.

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The Best Corvette Yet, And Chevy's Practically Giving It Away

We spend a week with Chevy's outrageous Corvette Z06, featuring 650 hp, 650 lb-ft of torque, and all the American style you'd ever want.

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The 2016 Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition takes inspiration from the look of Chevy's venerable endurance racer. In limited numbers later this year, it's going to bring some of that motorsports style to the road.

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The Callaway Corvette Z06 will arrive with a 32-percent larger supercharger and a new intake. No word on what those mods will do to the car's 650 hp, though.

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Motor Trend's Head 2 Head lines up the Corvette Z06 and Nissan GT-R Nismo for road and track battle. One has amazing brakes. One has amazing corner velocities. And one can be driven with no hands.

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A report has surfaced claiming the Z06 recorded a 6:59 lap of the legendary Nurburgring, but Chevy says that figure's "not accurate."

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It's the battle we've all been waiting for as the ultimate versions of America's most legendary sports cars finally line up on the drag strip in this latest video to see which can clock the better quarter-mile time.

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The first examples of the new Ford Shelby GT350R, Chevy Corvette Z06 Convertible and Cadillac CTS-V donated by their manufacturers have brought in millions for charity at Barrett-Jackson's 2015 Scottsdale auction.

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A dealership in California has allegedly attached a $49,995 "market value adjustment" to the brand-new, 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06.

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Chevrolet will resume its popular Engine Build Experience for owners of the new Corvette Z06, starting in March of this year.

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Moving The C7 From Great To Genius

We drive the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 – for two days, through hundreds of miles of desert and lap after lap on the racing circuit – and come away amazed. Clocking performance, panache and value, this 650-horsepower monster might just be the best Corvette that's ever been.

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Jay Leno gets to have an impromptu meeting with the California police after a high-speed blast in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 convertible that he's driving for this week's Jay Leno's Garage. Leno might wish this one was a manual, but dropping the top really lets him hear that supercharged V8 roar.

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Hot New Metal We Can't Wait To Get Our Mitts On

Now that 2014 is officially in the books, it's time to look ahead. We're now setting our sights at the hot new metal that's coming our way in 2015, and here are the cars we're most looking forward to driving.

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An owner of a brand-new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 claims he suffered a freak nightmare when a simple break-in drive resulted in a detonated 650-horsepower V8 engine.

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Someone took a 2015 Corvette Z06 with the seven-speed-manual to Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas, and blasted it down through the quarter mile. It's first run: an 11.7 at 120.54 mph, just 0.5 seconds over the time listed on its Chevrolet spec sheet.

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Pretty much right on schedule, Chevrolet has begun shipping the very first customer examples of its 650-horsepower, supercharged Corvette Z06. In fact, according to General Motors, the earliest Z06s could be in customer hands by the end of this week.

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The new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is capable of some absolutely wild metrics. Want proof? Carlos Lago from Motor Trend is here to break it all down. 60 miles per hour? 3.2 seconds. 60 to 0? 91 feet. Lateral acceleration? A staggering 1.16g, a figure that is the highest MT has ever recorded for a vehicle that isn't a race car.

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Production of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is finally underway, according to a posting on StingrayForums.com. The first car, a black beauty destined for motorsports icon Rick Hendrick, came off the line yesterday at 9:26 AM, according to the forum poster, who was on a public tour at the lucky moment.

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With 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque pumping out of a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 and starting at $78,995, the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is a performance powerhouse for its price. However, not everyone wants to drop that much cash on a sports coupe, especially when the base 2015 'Vette is a pretty potent package already... for tens of thousands of dollars less. However, for buyers wanting a taste of the Z06 in their regular C7, the Chevrolet Performance catalog might be more than rea

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Supercars Meet Muscle Trucks, In Search Of The Most Potent Twist

Horsepower may steal a lot of headlines, but the always-more-complex torque figure is often a critical one for both the workingman and the motoring playboy. The measure of rotational force is a function of horsepower and engine rpm, and it's also the twist that can liquefy one's tires or haul one's horse trailer. Good stuff

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