2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 Specs, Platform and Design

At the first glance, the next 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 looks quite inspiring and according to numerous sources, the engine capabilities will be even more impressive. This model is named after Zora Arkus Duntov, the engineer who joined the Corvette team back in 1955 and since his primary obsession was performance and speed, it can be concluded that the most recent 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 is anticipated to be the most dominant model in Corvette lineup. This model will be different from all others, and the engine is positioned behind the driver. According to Chevrolet Company, the release date of the approaching model will be in early 2017.

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 front
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 – Platform and Design:

The exterior design of the latest Zora ZR1 is very attractive, and its appearance is maybe the most beautiful among the supercars. For better performances and more speed, the engineers will modify the current C7’s aluminum chassis. The cockpit is moved forward and down, to create an exclusive render. Every part you see in the exterior design was prepared to improve aerodynamics. The nose features the same shape and tapered edges; however, we can expect more aggressive cooling ducts, large front splitter, and a wider track. The headlights of the anticipated model will be in Y shape and probably powered by the LED technology. For better forward visibility, the nose will now sit slightly lower, but this is a minimalistic drop in height. A rear cut in the nose is very similar to the LaFerrari and the Porsche 918, and this fact will cause lesser pressure in the nose and energy air through the ducting more efficiently. We can also notice huge back diffuser and tiny dual spoilers over each back fender that make the new model different from the others. The latest 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 ride on huge 20-inch alloy wheel that will be fitted with tires of high quality.

The interior design of the next 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 will be more luxury than before, and it will contain a lot of high-quality materials. There are a several yards of leather, Alcantara, and carbon fiber inside. Also, high-end technology features such as LED lighting and large LCD that give the remarkable cabin look. Steering wheel will be multifunctional with gearbox shifter, and it will be very similar to the Ferrari and Lamborghini models. The seats are improved, and it will be more comfortable this time so that we can enjoy the relaxed drive.

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 interior
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 – Efficient Engine and Improved Drive:

The ZO6 model with a supercharged V-8 engine and 650 hp is the strongest model General Motors has ever released. But, according to several sources, the approaching 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 will be even more durable. It uses the same engine but with a host of tweaks and improvements, the horsepower ratings grow to around 707 and 700 pound-feet of torque. The drive type is RWD while the transmission system will be a seven-speed manual or eight-speed automatic. The acceleration from 0-60 mph will be just incredible 2.8 seconds while the top speed will be rated at 215 mph.

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 rear

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Zora ZR1 – Estimated Arrival and Price:

The release date of the latest model should be in early 2017 while the starting price is around $150.000. This is the excellent price, considering that will be cheaper than almost all its rivals including Ferrari 458 Speciale and Audi R8 V10.

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