Z06 Life was created for enthusiasts to share and enjoy information about competing with the Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Tech articles, modification threads, and racing stories are seen through the eyes of the boys from Krider Racing as they endure many shenanigans with their new toy, a silver C6 505 horsepower Z06.
Krider Racing has a rich history of motorsports championships and grassroots competition with four generations of competitors. The team has competed in everything from endurance road racing, to solo, to the demolition derby. Krider Racing and their cars have been featured in numerous magazines including: Car & Driver, Muscle Mustangs and Fast Fords, Autoweek, Grassroots Motorsports, Nissan Sport, SpeedNews, SportsCar, Classic Motorsports, North American Pylon, and Motor Racing. The team was also featured in the documentary film Double Down about racing in the 25 Hours of Thunderhill.
Rob Krider, a racing junkie and automotive journalist, writes the “Toolshed Engineer” column for SpeedNews magazine, as well as the “Racer Boy Blog” for Speed:Sport:Life. Rob has also corresponded for Autoholics and Jalopnik. He won Season 1 Episode 1 of The Forum Wars on Speed, won the Season 2 Episode 1 of Optima Search for the Ultimate Street Car on MAVTV, and was featured on the television show Mud, Sweat & Gears (Season 1, Episode 1) on BBC. He is the author of the novel Cadet Blues available on Amazon.