Snow storms ... The last thing you want when finally getting your hands on a 640hp rear wheel driven beast!
Just came home from my last track event of the year.
Have you ever wondered how modern computer games produce such convincing engine sounds? You have? Then read onâ€¦
I ran out of gas down the front straight.
One of the reasons I bought a Corvette is that I have a bit (well, a lot) of a soft-spot for big V8 engines. You canâ€™t beat the torque-at-any-revs feel of a large-capacity engine, and thereâ€™s nothing better than the muscle-car soundtrack of a V8.
Although Iâ€™d done a fair amount of outdoor karting at Buckmore Park, and did a single-seater experience at Thruxton about 15 years ago, Iâ€™d never driven one of my road cars on a track.
I picked up my Black C6 Z06 from Corvette Leeds in early April 2007 and drive the car for both the daily commute and pleasure trips.
It wasn't a question of if I would buy a Corvette C6, but when...
Having been drawn to the Z06 because of its racing lineage, I was in a hurry to try it out on track.
Having driven around in a XKR modified by Racing Green of Camberley for the past 4 years and thinking it was one of the fastest cars I had ever driven,