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The 7.0L LS7 engine for the 2006 Corvette Z06 is the first to be certified under the new test procedure at 505 horsepower @ 6300 rpm and 470 lb-ft @ 4800 rpm.


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Distribution Updates
Updates for Corvette
Week of 5/30/2005
Effective 5/30/2005, the following changes will be made to the Vehicle Order Guide:


Exterior section-(Q10) Wheels, Z06 silver painted aluminum, changed extended description to now read "18" x 9.5" (45.7 cm x 24.1 cm), front and 19" x 12" (48.3 cm x 30.48 cm), rear".
Exterior section-(QL9) Wheels, Z06 polished aluminum, changed extended description to now read "18" x 9.5" (45.7 cm x 24.1 cm), front and 19" x 12" (48.3 cm x 30.48 cm), rear".
Mechanical section-(LS7) Engine, 7.0L (427 ci) LS7 V8 SFI, changed extended description to now read ", (505 hp [376.6 kW] @ 7000 rpm,470 lb.-ft. [634.5 N-m] @ 4800 rpm), includes dry sump oil system"
Mechanical section-(FE4) Z06 Performance Handling Package, changed short description to now read "Z06 Performance Package".
Color and Trim section-(45U) Velocity Yellow, changed name to now read "Velocity Yellow Tintcoat".

http://eogld.ecomm.gm.com/NASApp/do...&vehicleID=2352&section=oi_def&page=6&butID=3

The GM press release (SAE) test procedure J2723 has it at 6300rpm.
 

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505 horsepower @ 6300 rpm makes more sense to me :z:

All the early numbers did show 500 HP @ 7,000 RPM however.
 

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Looks like our friend who posted the original thread was right in regards to the 505 HP @ 7000 RPMS...

From Halltech on the DC forums..

"Effective 5/30/2005, the following changes will be made to the Vehicle Order Guide:


Exterior section-(Q10) Wheels, Z06 silver painted aluminum, changed extended description to now read "18" x 9.5" (45.7 cm x 24.1 cm), front and 19" x 12" (48.3 cm x 30.48 cm), rear".
Exterior section-(QL9) Wheels, Z06 polished aluminum, changed extended description to now read "18" x 9.5" (45.7 cm x 24.1 cm), front and 19" x 12" (48.3 cm x 30.48 cm), rear".
Mechanical section-(LS7) Engine, 7.0L (427 ci) LS7 V8 SFI, changed extended description to now read "(505 hp [376.6 kW] @ 7000 rpm, 470 lb.-ft. [634.5 N-m] @ 4800 rpm), includes dry sump oil system"
Mechanical section-(FE4) Z06 Performance Handling Package, changed short description to now read "Z06 Performance Package".
Color and Trim section-(45U) Velocity Yellow, changed name to now read "Velocity Yellow Tintcoat".

:-?
 
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