The team is back safe from Mojave, California, after running 180.8 miles per hour in the Mojave Magnum event. For you math nerds out there that is 265.17 feet per second, equaling traveling the length of a football field in only 1.12 seconds. That is epic speed and our Corvette was the fastest “stock” C6 Z06 at the event.
Big torque, big tires, all in a very tight course = another auto-x victory for our Z06.
The BBC has a new car show to air right after Top Gear on BBC America on Monday nights (we are talking about the real Top Gear -the British Top Gear on BBC, as opposed to the junior varsity Top Gear U.S.A. on the History Channel). Sticking with the whole “gear” title theme, the new show is titled Mud, Sweat and Gears and features hosts Jonny Smith and Tom “Wookie” Ford who were hosts on BBC’s Fifth Gear. Yes, I know, that is a lot of gears. Continue reading
Most sanctioning bodies want you to have a tow hook on your car. Personally you are hoping to never have to use these things, but you’re required to add them anyway. Here is how we installed front and rears on our Z06. Continue reading