A new comparison test from MotorTrend who this time have put the 2011 Corvette ZR1 against the 2011 Porsche 911 Turbo in a quarter mile drag race.
The 2011 Corvette ZR1 weights 3329 lbs, and its front engine sends 638 HP and 604 lb-ft of torque to the rear wheels. Accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in the 2011 Corvette ZR1 takes 3.5 seconds
The 2011 Porsche 911 Turbo weights 3500 lbs, and its traditionally positioned rear engine sends 500 horses ans 480 lb-ft of torque to all four wheels. When sprinting from 0 to 60 mph, the 2011 Porsche 911 Turbo takes just 3.0 seconds.
Watch the video with the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 vs the Porsche 911 Turboafter the jump.

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 vs Porsche 911 Turbo video :

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