Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery

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  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    1000 hp fire breathing V-8 and even Plaid's are a common sit at drag strips across the country
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    But how do these cars perform out of the box? Well, the Wheels YouTube channel was at the Misson Raceway, up in BC, Canada to find out
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    In the yellow corner, you have a highly desirable C7 Z06, that features the legendary 6.2L naturally aspirated LT4 V-8 that produces 650 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    Out on the track, both cars nail it and its pretty much neck and neck all the way to the 1/4 mile line
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    However, the Mustang took it by the thinnest of margins and was a shy over 0.06 seconds quicker than the Z06. The GT350 did the standing quarter in 12 seconds dead
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    Soundcheck and burn-out done, the hammer drops and unfortunately, the driver in the Z06 had a poor reaction time
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    The GT500 was gone and dominated this pass
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    It clocked in a time of 11.17 seconds at 131 mph, as opposed to Chevy's 13.26 seconds. In the end, it was the driver's poor RT time that cost him the second race
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
    Can't wait to see what the new C8 Z06 can do on the track. Watch this space. Swipe Up To Read More.
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
  • Stock Z06 Takes On Stock Shelby Mustang GT350 and GT500 - gallery
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