C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    I can't wait to see it!!!

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by jzchev28 View Post
    I can't wait to see it!!!
    What do you think of that high ground clearance, It means at least that one is an AWD one.

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    how? every shot i see the rears are spinning faster than the fronts?
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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by chakis24 View Post
    how? every shot i see the rears are spinning faster than the fronts?
    Remember these sorts of AWD systems only deliver power to the front when needed...

    Here is the normal ride height, pretty low


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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    Remember these sorts of AWD systems only deliver power to the front when needed...

    Here is the normal ride height, pretty low

    right, which means the rears shouldnt consistently spin. watch the end where they try to put it away- it shouldnt do that with awd.

    and for the ride height, who knows, its a mule. maybe the snow tires are bigger than stock.
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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    It's clear to me that the Corvette is based on the Tahoe platform.
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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Could that be why the car appears to be longer to accomodate an awd setup. If the corvette were to get an awd option why not make it advanced and have the front wheels powered by electric motors.

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by majicbz07 View Post
    Could that be why the car appears to be longer to accomodate an awd setup. If the corvette were to get an awd option why not make it advanced and have the front wheels powered by electric motors.
    Its a sports car that does not need fat batteries.

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by mbukukanyau View Post
    What do you think of that high ground clearance, It means at least that one is an AWD one.
    No mention of AWD at all in the video. Ride height has little to do with AWD. The Audi A8 and various Lambos are AWD and don't have high ride height. Do you have any real information to substantiate this thread title? If not, it's pretty misleading.

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by Suziebob View Post
    It's clear to me that the Corvette is based on the Tahoe platform.
    You people are finally getting it.

    The move is clearly a strategy to move the Camaro to the Y platform so it can lose weight.

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    The Corvette in this video is not AWD(I'm seeing too much spin from the rear wheels)... But the car that appears behind it at about the 27 second mark, what looks to be the next gen Impala, may be.

    But I would welcome an AWD option for the Corvette... It may boost sales...

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    Re: C7 Corvette Ride Height Video shows that it Incorporates AWD

    Quote Originally Posted by All Star View Post
    You people are finally getting it.

    The move is clearly a strategy to move the Camaro to the Y platform so it can lose weight.
    GM is brilliant.

    Camaro to Y platform, Corvette to Tahoe platform, and Tahoe to Zeta so it handles better and can finally tow! We're all saved!
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