Callaway’s proud tradition of modifying Chevrolets is about to add a very significant chapter this weekend, as the company prepares to unveil a modified version of the 2015 Corvette Z06. The engine mods are simple, though we expect them to be very potent. That’s because Chevy has replaced the factory supercharger with a new “GenThree” unit that’s nearly a third larger than what’s bolted on in Bowling Green. A new intercooler is also added, along with a new high-flow intake system.
Beyond that, the changes are exclusively of the subtle cosmetic variety. There’s new badging inside and out, as well as new engine covers, floormats and an underhood plaque. Naturally, there’s documentation to verify the Callaway Z06’s authenticity, and the comfort that comes with a three-year, 36,000-mile warranty.
Callaway has priced the upgrade package at $16,995, in addition to the price of the [...]