Confirmed: 2020, Corvette C8 mid-engined engine known as Stingray

For years, we’ve got been calling the longer term Chevrolet Corvette C8 the mid-engined Corvette. Now, Chevy has given us her title, and it's a identified title.

The a lot anticipated sports activities automobile sinks this week beneath the title Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2020. In 2014, Chevrolet revived the title Stingray's seventh-generation sports activities automobile. The title of Sting Ray (observe the house) debuted on the second-generation Corvette in 1963.

The information was onerous to search out. Printed at the moment in a caption for a picture on Chevrolet's media web site, the model stated to be "proud to announce the title Stingray."

Badge Chevrolet Corvette Stingray 2020

For now, the brand new a minimum of introduces the Chevrolet Corvette 2020's entry-level turning into the "Zora". GM has filed the title Zora on many markets, however maybe one other variant of the mid-engine Corvette will carry that title in honor of longtime Chief Engineer Corvette.

Though the title stays unchanged, the designers have refreshed the Stingray badge of the brand new sports activities automobile. In comparison with the C7 Corvette Stingray badge, the brand new emblem is sharper, with extra ridges and avoids the rounded components that make up the shagreen. This appears to be like like a way more correct badge for what ought to be a banner sports activities automobile that may pit Chevrolet in opposition to the most effective on the planet.

Badge 2019 Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray

The 2007 Stingray Corvette will debut this Thursday in Orange County, California. We count on the brand new Corvette Stingray to function an upgraded 6.2L V-Eight LT1, maybe known as the LT2, with a burst of energy over the present automobile. Keep tuned as we be taught extra concerning the automobile when it debuts later this week.

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