Chevy Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition will be a 650 unit limited edition

Chevrolet has unveiled a sweet tribute edition Corvette Z06 at SEMA that is designed to celebrate the 2016 C7.R racing Corvette. The car will be limited to 650 units and only 500 of that number will come to the US. Buyers can only get the car in the yellow or black colors with coordinating exterior and interior accents.

All of the special edition cars will be fitted with the Z07 Performance Package with carbon ceramic brakes and a special VIN number. All of the C7.R Editions are either coupe or convertible 3LZ trim levels and all will feature the C7.R Edition graphics.

Tires will be a Michelin PS Cup 2 tires and yellow brake calipers. The hood on these cars has visible carbon fiber and the interior is in black with suede microfiber accents. Yellow contrasting stitching gives the interior some bling.

A high-gloss carbon fiber interior package is fitted along with Corvette Racing sill plates. All of the C7.R Edition cars will have a special interior plaque showing build number starting with VIN 700001. Other than the special visual cues, the car has the same 650hp LT4 supercharged V8 under the hood. Pricing on the special edition is unannounced.

SOURCE: Chevrolet