Build your own Corvette V8 program restarts

By: Guy Allen, Unique Cars magazine

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The ultimate experience for the 'Vette fan

After recently completing some renovations at its Performance Build Centre in Kentucky, USA, Chevrolet has restarted its Engine Build Experience.

For a $5000 premium, you get to assemble the 650hp supercharged LT4 engine for your new ZO6 Corvette, or the 750hp LT5 for your ZR1. That's under the close guidance of a Chevrolet expert.

The whole thing happens in a day, albeit with an early start at 5.45am.

Part of the deal is the owner gets a photo record of the experience and a special plaque fitted to the car.

It's all arranged through the Corvette Museum, which acts as concierge for the experience.

Unfortunately it's left-hand-drive only...

See more at the Corvette Museum website.

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