New Corvette C8 will receive a mid-layout

Concern GM is preparing a new Chevrolet Corvette C8, who will receive a revolutionary change in the structure. The premiere model is scheduled for 2018, but some details are known now.
Most importantly, the upcoming Corvette C8 in the new body will be the first mid-engined – engine “move” in the database and will be located in front of the rear axle. This will reduce the moment of inertia around the vertical axis and the optimal distribution of load between the axles.
As for the engine, the new Corvette C8 2018-2019 year will receive a 6.2-liter “eight” LT5 to return more than 700 “horses” and a peak thrust of about 900 Nm. It is possible that the engine will add a couple of turbines, and the drive continues to the rear.
Judging by the spy photos of the new Chevrolet Corvette C8 supercar design will also be significantly redesigned. In addition, it is reported that in the framework of the car lay a platform designed from the ground up. However, all this great impact on the price, which may well soar to around 150 000 dollars, compared to $ 55,000 who are asking for the basic version of the C7 .

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