First mid-engine Corvette appeared back in 1964 as XP-819 prototype. Many years later, Chevy has begun working on future 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8. We are all expecting to see Chevy releasing their best Corvette so far. Heavy camouflaged mid-engine Corvette C8 was spotted and photographed on several occasions during road testing. Last appearance happened few days ago at the Nurburgring track. This camouflage did excellent job in concealing design details of future Chevy Corvette C8 for 2020. It could be mainly based on the current version, but we shall have to wait for some more details. It could get longer rear end and sharper headlights design up front.
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 engine performance
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 engine range is still a mystery, but rumor has it that it should come with three engine types. First of all, 2020 Corvette C8 will be powered by 6.2-liter V8 engine generating 460 horsepower. Second choice could be 4.2-liter V8 biturbo engine with massive 650 horsepower. This V8 should be taken from Cadillac CT6 V-Sport model. Top of the range 5.5-liter biturbo V8 engine will be capable of developing insane 850 horsepower.
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 release date and price
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 release date is expected sometime during 2019. This will probably take place at the Detroit Auto Show. With this new Corvette C8, Chevy is trying to compete on the market with cars such as McLaren 720s and Ferrari 488. 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 price has not been announced so far because it is just too early for that kind of information. However, some rumors indicate that new mid-engine C8 Corvette could cost anything between $70,000 and $150,000.