You don't have to be a
Kelly has been lucky enough to own two of the things, a 2007 previously and now a 2018 Stingray Convertible. "I've always been a big Corvette fan," Kelly told me at the C8 launch last week. "As a kid I had the Corvette poster on my wall. Later, I got to the point where I could get my own, and I look forward to maybe getting this one here when it comes out."
"This one here" is a reference to the
And can you really compare launching a Corvette, which will now do 0-60 in less than 3 seconds, to launching a rocket into space? "I think there's a big comparison. [The Corvette] probably tops out somewhere below 200 mph, and a rocket right around 17,500. But if you're going to drive around on a public road, that's probably fast enough."
Fast enough indeed -- at least until the mid-engine flavor of the ZR1 hits the streets, anyway.