On the American auction Barrett-Jackson was sold to the latest released copy of the sports car Chevrolet Corvette C7 generation, which is also the last front-engined “Corvette”.
As you know, before the premiere of the new Chevrolet Corvette, the C8 generation is less than three weeks. American sports car for the first time in history will change the layout and will be mid-engined. Meanwhile, sales of the current generation C7 in the US has already ceased on 23 June, and Chevrolet dealers are selling the last front-engined Corvettes.
However, the most recent instance of the C7 generation, descended from the conveyor, bypassed the dealer showrooms, and was honored to be sold at auction. This black Corvette Z06 coupe in a fairly rich configuration 3LZ – extended interior trim in red leather, navigation, and support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
Under the hood hides 6.2-liter LT4 V8 models, developing 650 horsepower and down thrust to the rear wheels using mechanical 7-speed gearbox. The roof and front splitter made of carbon fiber. The car was sold for 2.7 million dollars, and all the money will go to Fund assistance to war veterans.