Customized Corvette ZR1 Looks Like A Tiger Ready To Pounce

The Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is one of the most extreme and menacing production vehicles currently on the market. Its performance may be completely inaccessible on the street, but it has looks to kill – and this particular ZR1 could be the craziest of them all.

The most obvious difference between this ZR1 and stock ones is a distinctive wrap that combines satin black with bright red accents. Such a design certainly won’t be to everyone’s tastes, but it definitely gives the car a special character and makes it stand out from other ZR1s even if they sport a flashy paint job like, say, yellow.

To make the car look even better, Strasse Wheels was recruited by the owner to design and fit a special set of wheels. Dubbed the SV1 Deep Concave FS, these rims come complete with gloss black centers, gloss black lips, and gloss black barrels. Playing in to the whole red and black scheme are red screws on the outer rim and red brake calipers complement that look . The wheels measure 19×10.5 inch at the front and a remarkable 19×12.5 inches at the rear.

The C7 Corvette ZR1 is powered by a 6.2-liter supercharged LT5 V8 with 755 hp and 715 lb-ft (968 Nm) of torque. This engine is enough to send the ZR1 through to absolutely extraordinary speeds and can even be purchased as a crate engine.

With the mid-engined C8 Corvette just around the corner, it appears as though the ZR1 will hold on to the title of the most potent C7 ever sold to the public.

more photos...
  • I LOOKS STUPID.

    • TheAmerican2point0

      I think you mean “stoopid”

    • Bo Hanan

      This is a complicated mess.

    • Bash

      yes, you do. =D

  • DR.FUNK

    I like it.Not sorry.
    Wild car…wild graphics. That being said…I’m a Bengals fan. I would stripe it in Orange.

  • Six Thousand Times

    Might look pretty good as a racing livery but I wouldn’t want to drive it around.

  • Mr. EP9

    I’ll just take one in either red or orange and be on my way.

  • TheAmerican2point0
    • Mike anonymous

      Did anyone else just hear instrumentals of The Star-Spangled Banner begin to play when they saw @TheAmerican2point0:disquss’ version of the ZR1 here? Or was it just me?.

    • Bash

      No, still ugly.

  • Blade t

    I’ll take mine in stock form..

    • Bash

      Same here.

  • GOOD ADVICE.

  • Mark Seven-Ultranine

    I like it! Live a little. I bet you guys wear khaki pants and plaid shirts, too.

  • Lenore

    St­art making more money every week… This is an awesome part time work opportunity for everyone… Best part about it ,work from comfort of your home and get paid 100 to 2000 bucks each week … Start now and have your first paycheck at the end of this week…> ITEMENT.TUMBLR.COM

Should You Spend £43,000 On Skoda’s 237 HP Kodiaq RS?

The Kodiaq RS is pretty good, but is it nearly $50k good? Watch this review to find out.

Land Rover Kills Plans For Discovery SVX Hardcore Off-Roader

JLR has already announced that it would reduce its model count, and the Disco SVX project was axed.

GM’s eBike Brand Named ARĪV, Launches In Europe With Two Models

The Meld and Merge eBikes offer ranges of up to 64 km (40 miles) on a single charge.

Je Design Bumps Cupra Ateca To 355 HP For The Price Of A Supermini

The pack for the Cupra Ateca includes an extra 59 HP, sporty exterior upgrades and new wheels.

France Will Invest $790 Million In Battery Industry To Reduce Reliance On China

President Emmanuel Macron is wary of trade wars and wants the French industry to become independent .

Mercedes To Expand Plug-In Hybrid Range To 10 Models By End Of This Year

Models like the A-Class, the GLC, the GLE, and more will get a PHEV powertrain option within 2019.

Vicious Texas Drainage Holes Still Claim SUVs, Trucks And Amazon Vans

These holes have been a hazard for quite some time, but local authorities haven’t gotten around to fixing them.

Should Kahn Build A Pink Lamborghini Urus Or Go For Purple?

Kahn’s founder took to social media to ask whether they should go ahead with the pink Urus project.

Woman Who Can’t Get A Deal On New Car Gets Free Scion From A Total Stranger

The woman could believe this random act of kindness.

2019 Chevy Silverado Is The First-Ever Truck To Pace Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will lead the pack driving a bone-stock Silverado powered by a 420hp V8.