Video: First Customer-Owned Stingray Runs A 12-Second Quarter-Mile In

The seventh-generation Corvette`s shipping to the local dealers has started a few weeks ago. This Chevy is the first customer-owned Stingray which can run the quarter-mile. It managed to do it in 12.23 seconds at 114.88 mph.
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

A few days ago, the very first Corvette Stingray was shipped to Rick Hendrick. He paid $1.1 million for it at the Barrett-Jackson auction last January. That`s when this vehicle became the first customer-owned Stingray to run the first quarter-mile.

Make: Chevrolet
Model: Corvette
Engine: V8
Transmission: 7-Speed TREMEC
Horsepower @ RPM: 450
MPG(Cty): 17
MPG(Hwy): 29
Torque @ RPM: 450
Displacement: 6.2 L


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