Road Test: Corvette Z06

Top Gear personality Jeremy Clarkson takes the Corvette Z06 out for a test run. This beast is powered by a V8 engine that produces 505hp @ 6300rpm and 470 ft. lb torque @ 4300rpm. Highlights include testing the engine from 0 - 175 mph in 5th gear and comparing the Z06 to Ferrari’s 575. Watch […]

Top Gear personality Jeremy Clarkson takes the Corvette Z06 out for a test run. This beast is powered by a V8 engine that produces 505hp @ 6300rpm and 470 ft. lb torque @ 4300rpm. Highlights include testing the engine from 0 - 175 mph in 5th gear and comparing the Z06 to Ferrari’s 575. Watch after the jump.

On the track, the Z06 beat the Lamborghini Murcielago, Ferrari F430, and came very close to the Porsche 911 GT3.