A brief history of the Corvette Z06
New 625bhp Z06 follows a great – but short – tradition of really fast ‘Vettes. We chart them all
Posted: 16 Jan 2014
2006 Corvette C6 Z06
The C6 appeared in 2005 with a mighty 505bhp. Its 7.0-litre V8 was the largest ever small-block V8, and for a time, the most powerful naturally-aspirated GM engine ever. Its modifications too extensive to list, the Z06 could hit 60mph in less than four seconds, and top 200mph.