|Camaro ZL1 Goes For 200 Mph|
|Fastest Camaro ever rips hole in the air at Germany's Papenburg High Speed Oval
DETROIT — Slide over to the next lane. The Camaro ZL1 Coupe has a top speed of 198 mph (318 km/h).
Chevrolet tested the max velocity of the ZL1 (with 10-speed automatic) on the High Speed Oval at Germany's Automotive Testing Papenburg GmBH proving ground. Compensating for wind speed, the top speed is the average achieved from running the ZL1 in both directions on the 7.6-mile (12.3 km) loop — 202....[Read more...]|
|CHEVROLET CAMARO ZL1 ATTACKS THE 'RING|
|DETROIT — Chevrolet today unleashed a time-attack video of the 2017 Camaro ZL1 lapping the Nürburgring Nordschleife in a blistering 7:29.60. The new ZL1's lap time is 11.67 seconds quicker than the previous ZL1's fast lap.
'To be almost 12 seconds quicker than the 5th-Generation ZL1 is a testament to the advanced design and technology of the new ZL1,' said Al Oppenheiser, Camaro chief engineer. 'From the improved aerodynamics, mass reduction and 650-horsepower LT4 to the Magnetic Ride ...[Read more...]|
|2017 Audi A4 allroad coming this fall|
|Functional practicality with premium offroad design are just some of the highlights of the all-new A4 allroad
•New quattro® system varies torque distribution front to rear
•Increased ground clearance, more robust underbody protection and improved cargo capacity, compared to the sedan, make the A4 allroad the perfect companion in any driving situation
Combining functional practicality with premium offroad design, the all-new 2017 A4 allroad is the perfect companion in any driving situation. ...[Read more...]|
|CADILLAC APPLIES ART AND SCIENCE TO CTS ENGINE SOUNDS|
|• Electronic enhancement tunes engine sound for different driving modes|
DETROIT– Cadillac engineers applied the principles of psychoacoustics, the science of sound perception, and car-guy instinct to create powerful and pleasant exhaust notes for the all-new 2014 CTS midsize luxury sedan and CTS Vsport.
Knowing that engine sound communicates throttle response to the driver, CTS engineers uniquely tuned each selectable driving mode – Tour, Sport and Track – to provide the driv...[Read more...]
|Corvette Stingray: 3.8 Seconds From 0 To 60 Mph Turns In 2:51.8 Lap At Virginia International Raceway ‘Grand Course'|
|DETROIT – Chevrolet released official performance estimates today for the 2014 Corvette Stingray, the most capable standard Corvette ever. Equipped with the available Z51 Performance Package, the new Stingray is capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in 3.8 seconds, braking from 60 to 0 in 107 feet, and sustaining 1.03 g in cornering.
Cumulatively, the acceleration, cornering and braking capability of the Corvette Stingray enabled it to lap the Virginia International Raceway's (VIR) ...[Read more...]|