C8 Corvette Goes Toe-To-Toe With Dodge Viper ACR At Laguna Seca

Whereas the current Chevrolet Corvette Stingray will doubtless be out-performed by future variants of the C8, this clip reveals that it is nonetheless a beast when put by the use of its paces on a circuit.

The Torch Crimson Corvette seen proper right here is owned by YouTuber Velocity Phenom and was not too way back taken to Laguna Seca and pushed to its limits on the troublesome circuit. It appeared to hold out very successfully and the helmet-mounted digital digital camera setup affords us with a beautiful idea of what it’s want to drive the model new Corvette Stingray on a monitor.

The on-track movement begins on the three:15 mark nevertheless points get considerably thrilling inside the first video at throughout the 6:40 mark when the ‘Vette comes up behind a vibrant blue Dodge Viper ACR and proceeds to chase down the track-focused beast over a sequence of laps. Within the meantime, a Porsche 911 GT3 was correct on the tail of the Chevy.

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There’s little query that the Dodge Viper ACR is manner faster spherical a circuit than the C8 Corvette nevertheless being brave enough to rocket the ACR by the use of corners with enough tempo to reap the benefits of the downforce takes a very professional driver. By comparability, the Corvette seems comparatively easy to drive at its limit.

Watching this clip you’ll moreover undoubtedly uncover merely how enthralling the 6.2-liter naturally-aspirated V8 engine of the Corvette sounds. With more and more extra sports activities actions cars and supercars adopting compelled induction, it’s lovely to take heed to a brutish  naturally-aspirated V8 like this one pushed correct to its redline.