C8 Corvette 2018 — It’s been some time since we heard about alleged plans for a mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette. A C8 to all the fans, the new Corvette, would bow in mid-engine guise in 2017 in high-performance ZR1 trimming. The publication reports the new Corvette will debut at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show in production form.
C8 Corvette 2018 Specifications
The base version can be said to be embracing in the C7 Stingray’s 6.2-liter LT1 V8 engine with the output of 450-500 hp. Engines with double overhead camshafts and even hybrid vehicle technology are possibilities. If precise, it means the present C7 Corvette will be the last generation with a front-mounted engine.
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The New corvette C8 will receive a fresh four-cam, 32-valve V8 which will shove on its price tag above $100K. In 2020, expect to see the hybrid vehicle E-Ray Corvette introduction featuring electrical front-wheel propulsion. Powering the front axle and also supplying all-wheel drive.
2018 C8 Corvette Release date and Pricing
The new cost of entry is said to be increasing to about $80k. New C8 Corvette may wear ZORA identification of some kind to pay homage to Zora Arkus-Duntov. In accordance with the report, GM’s fleet comprises two Ferrari 458 Italias, two Porsche 911 Turbos, a Nissan GT-R and also a BMW i8. That could be some of the competitions the C8 is benchmarked against.
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