Chevrolet introduced the new 2011 Corvette Z06 in carbon limited edition. The Corvette Z06 Carbon Limited Edition is the expanded Corvette line-up, which will be available in Inferno Orange and the all-new Supersonic Blue colors. The 2011 Corvette Z06 Carbon Limited Edition, as well as the new Z07 and CFZ Z06 option packages will be available in late summer.
The limited edition Chevrolet Z06 Corvette will include Brembo carbon ceramic brakes with specific dark gray metallic calipers,which were first introduced on the Chevrolet ZR1 Corvette. Black 20-spoke 19-inch front/20-inch rear wheels complement the car’s Michelin PS2 tires. Other mechanical features include Magnetic Selective Ride Control for the first time on the Z06 and enhanced cooling. The car also features a special carbon pattern engine cover.
In the exterior upgrades, black headlamps and mirrors, a ZR1-style body color spoiler, body color door handles, carbon fiber raised hood, and black carbon fiber rockers and splitter enhance the Z06’s dynamic design and reduce mass and aerodynamic lift. Also, customers can also install the Euro-styled racing numbers that come with each car.
Other than that, you will get the same engine configuration in the 2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The Chevrolet Z06 Corvette gets the same LS7 7.0L (427 cubic inches) engine delivers 505 horsepower (377 kW) in a 3,175-pound (1,440 kg) package – a combination that delivers 0-60 performance of 3.7 seconds in first gear, quarter-mile times of 11.7 seconds at 125 mph and a top speed of 198 mph (as recorded on Germany’s Autobahn).