1959 Chevrolet Corvette by Pogea Racing review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 2 February 2012 , 07:02:04 byAngela

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Chevrolet Corvette by Pogea Racing

One 1959 Chevrolet Corvette will soon receive a present from Pogea Racing, German aftermarket specialists. The engineers tried to find the best modern technology that would fit the classics ?59 Corvette. To be sure potential customers will find everything they need when it comes to this model, the tuner modified the engine, the brakes and also the interior. The tube frame offers stiffness and also all the mounting points for the height adjustable coil-over suspension of the convertible and brakes. The new modified Pogea Corvette features a 6.2-liter LS3 engine that has open intake with a tip cone filter, new camshafts and LS7 fuel injectors. The model features 45 mm diameter exhaust manifolds and also a stainless steel exhaust system that has two tailpipes. All the power produced is sent to the wheels through a five-speed manual gearbox. The improved engine produces 485 horsepower and 585 Nm of torque. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.9 seconds and can reach a top speed of 288 km/h. This is not all. The tuner offered LED taillights also white and red exterior finish. On the inside features an Alpine multi-media system with sat-navigation, servo-steering, and a steering wheel and seats taken from a Cobra. If you are curious about how much you must pay to have its keys, well here it is: EUR 225.000.