Normally, once we examine vehicles with comparable energy figures, the matchup is fairly shut. Now, a video of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and the McLaren Artura drag racing has surfaced on-line.
Whereas each vehicles begin on an equal footing, initially the Corvette seems to get an excellent begin and appears like it’ll draw back from the McLaren. Nevertheless, about half manner within the race, the McLaren begins pulling forward. The Corvette Z06 in the meantime is unable to maintain up with the Artura and ultimately falls behind by nearly 2 automobile lengths.
Chevrolet Corvette Z06 : Extra Particulars
The Chevrolet Corvette comes with a 5.5-liter V8 engine that includes a flat-plane crank, twin overhead cams and dry sump lubrication. This motor places out 670 HP and 460 lb-ft of torque.
Additional, the naturally-aspirated V8 engine is mixed with an eight-speed dual-clutch automated transmission. This gearbox sends energy to the rear wheels. Chevrolet claims the brand new Z06 will dash from 0-60 mph in 2.6 seconds. It could possibly attain a high velocity of 195 mph.
McLaren Artura : Extra Particulars
On the opposite facet was the McLaren Artura. This automobile is the primary sequence manufacturing hybrid mannequin of the carmaker. The powertrain consists of a 3.0-liter, twin-turbo V6 engine that develops 577 HP and 431 lb-ft of torque. Paired with an electrical motor for a further 97 HP, the mixed system output is 671 HP and 531 lb-ft. Moreover there’s a 7.4 kWh lithium-ion battery pack that provides a most all-electric vary of 19 miles. The automobile comes with a brand new 8-speed dual-clutch automated transmission and an e-differential.
Supply – DragTimes