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Per Michelin, these semi-slick "lap time smashers" can shave .8 of a second per mile (the 'Ring is 12.943 miles long) on track, compared the Cup 2, which, itself, was a similar improvement over the OGs on the 2012 ZR1.. [SPIED] Here's Another Look at the C8 Corvette ZR1 at the Nurburgring [SPIED] C8 Corvette ZR1 Sheds Its Camouflage.

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The Corvette Engineering team wrapped up their second week of testing the C8 Corvette ZR1 at the Nurburgring last Thursday, and we understand that they have left Germany which officially ends this latest test session on the famous "Green Hell.". During the final week of testing, we learned that there were some issues with one of the prototype's tires which disintegrated and nearly caused.

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If the Corvette ZR1's lap time is legitimate, this would place it as the seventh fastest production car to lap the Nurburgring, tied with the time set by the Porsche 918 Spyder. The current king.

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The Corvette team is staying tight-lipped about exactly what drivetrain is tucked behind the new ZR1's seats, and how much power it makes, but a document purportedly leaked from inside GM a.

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Mero's other Nurburgring runs include a 7:10 time for a C7 Z06, 7:19 in a C6 ZR1, and 7:27 in a C7 Grand Sport. Even the "base" C7 Stingray Z51 achieved a segment time of 7:33.

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If we take the 7:04.00 time at face value, the Corvette ZR1 is only quicker than a handful of more mundane sports cars, such as the 911 GT3 RS, Nissan GT-R Nismo, and Mercedes-AMG GT.

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September 8, 2018 at 13:56. The 2019 Corvette ZR1 has lapped the Nürburgring on multiple occasions, but the automaker hasn't released an official lap time for the high-performance model. That.

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C7 Corvette ZR1's Best Unofficial Nürburgring Time Fell Short of Its Sub-7 Minute Goal. The fastest full lap driver Jim Mero could manage in the 2019 ZR1 was 7:04, which isn't great compared.

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. Yet, even the 6:57 time isn't enough to place the Corvette ZR1 on the same pedestal as current lap record holders. The Porsche 911 GT2 RS previously claimed the record.

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Jim Mero revealed that his best lap time at the Nurburgring in the 2019 Corvette ZR1 was a 7:04, which could be why GM didn't announce the time. Prior to the formal introduction of the C7.

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The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Will Try For a Sub-7-Minute Nurburgring Lap Time. That would make it not only the fastest American car round the 'Ring, but one of the fastest ever, period.

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Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Nurburgring New Spy Photos . 21 Photos. The sound you're hearing is believed to come from the same 5.5-liter flat-plane crank V8 mounted behind the Z06's seats. However.

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In any case, while the Corvette ZR1 has seemingly only run a 7:12 thus far, my safe money says that we will see much quicker lap times from the Nurburgring soon. Automotive News Performance Vehicles

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If the C7 ZR1 breaks that barrier, it'll beat the previous-generation C6 ZR1 by at least 20 seconds, as its predecessor set a lap time of 7:19.63 back in 2012.It'll also break the 2018 Camaro ZL1.

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That lap time comes courtesy of spotters at Turn 13 who then reported it to Ring-centric website Bridge to Gantry. This is already being unfavorably compared with the 7:13.9 set by German magazine.