The current incarnation of the Chevrolet Corvette is a vehicle that manages to offer outstanding
performance. We are talking about the entire Corvette range here, as all the incarnations of the vehicle have proven to be able to offer a hard time to European contenders.

Knowing this, we can only be thrilled when thinking about the 2011 Corvette Z06 Carbon Edition. This a track-ready beast that makes extensive use of goodies to offer enthusiasts an extreme experience.

The vehicle showed its face to the world in March this year, at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, but General Motors left us waiting for a price and a release date. Read more!

Fortunately, the wait is now over as Corvette product marketing manager, Harlan Charles decided to offer the info to the Corvette Blogger website. The car will start arriving in car aficionados garages in the first quarter of next year. As for the pricing, this will start at $90,960. However, racing fans know that this kind of rides is all about details, so if you want one of this babies, you’ll probably raid the optional extras list. Such an incursion in the land of performance will bring the price up to $99,925.

To put it shortly, the Z06 Carbon edition is a monster that combines the linear power delivery offered by its 7.0-liter naturally aspirated V8 engine, with ZR1 (the meanest Corvette available) brakes and suspension, as well as with the all-important lightness asset. Oh, and you can only have one (of the 500 units available) in Supersonic Blue (pictured here) or Inferno Orange.

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