After revealing new 2020 Corvette Stingray, there are more and more rumors about future 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Upcoming model will certainly have more aerodynamic body, than previous version. Front fascia will feature bigger splitter and revised bumper both front and back. Also, it will have much better performance and handling. Thanks to larger wing around back, a lot more down force will be generated. Chevy will also add racing suspension system in the new Z06. Every Chevy fan and muscle car enthusiast will be excited to see this new beast on the roads across the World. No matter when it will eventually happen, we are sure that Chevy will once again offer us amazing car.
2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 engine performance specs
First speculations about 2022 Chevrolet Z06 engine were pointing towards old 5.5-liter turbocharged V8 unit from C7.R model. However, now it seems like Chevy is going to use engine based on Cadillac Blackwing V8 unit and very similar to the one found in C8.R version. New engine will have flat-plane crank design instead of their traditional pushrod design. This transition from pushrod to flat-plane crank design will actually improve performance on the future 2022 Corvette Z06. It is expected that new 2022 Chevy Corvette Z06 engine will produce somewhere around 800 horsepower and 700 lb-ft of torque. Amazing numbers. Chevy could offer new 10-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, along with optimal manual gearbox as well.
2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 release date and price
There is still no detailed information about 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 price range. Probably as we get closer to the production version, we will get some more details. However, it will probably not exceed $100,000 mark. 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 release date is expected sometime during 2022.