The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 1600 CV: the last folly of ProCharger


Do you know a little Chevrolet Corvette Z06 ? Well do not worry because ProCharger has the solution for these 650 hp that do not meet your expectations exceed 800 hp, 1,000 hp, or 1,600 CV in preparing more beast. US supercharging systems specialist wanted to see how far it is able to get the new engine 6.2 LT4 V8 developed by General Motors for its high-performance models. ProCharger claims that reach 1,600 CV is simple, but in this first kit “form” with 1,000 HP achieved.

chevrolet-corvette-z06-procharger-070715-01

See the complete gallery motor

The system employs ProCharger is quite simple as pointing the manufacturer need only minor modifications for installation. More radical the preparation of the F2 system to pay 1,600 hp This system replaces the factory volumetric compressor for a turbine driven pulley and connected directly to the crankshaft . Thanks to this very high pressure values ​​which are then cooled by an intercooler and sent to specific cylinders through an intake manifold made to optimize the filling is achieved.

chevrolet-corvette-z06-procharger-070715-02 Although there are different degrees of readiness seems to settle CV 1000 is the limit that can withstand the impeller LT4 without entering the reinforcement of mobile elements . ProCharger also has an specific design of the supercharger that uses its own independent circuit lubrication and cooling to the engine , allowing parallel control system performance boost.

chevrolet-corvette-z06-procharger-070715-04 He really admirable propeller is the ability to withstand such preparations almost unchanged in their critical elements pistons, crankshaft, valves … ProCharger has different power levels for the new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that start in the 765 hp compressor maintaining the original volume, or if the 827 hp supercharger system developed by ProCharger to enable work with higher pressures is implemented. For the most demanding we have the ProCharger F2 system whose performance is capable of extracting 1,600 horsepower Corvette Z06 making it a true ballistic missile.

chevrolet-corvette-z06-procharger-070715-05

See the complete gallery motor