We’ve seen a few diesel-powered Corvettes in our time here but I don’t think we’ve seen one attack the quarter mile this quickly.
This Orange 1968 Corvette Coupe won’t be making any friends with green crowd as it belches black smoke out of the sidepipes on its way to a 11.88 second quarter mile at 129 mph!
Check out the description and then watch this ’68 Corvette go to work against other diesel power vehicles.
Just when you think you’ve seen it all, up rolls of all things a 5.9 Cummins powered ’68 Corvette at Byron Dragway’s ’12 Diesel Drags. The corvette purists are probably cringing but this thing is cool as it belches out the coal through one sidepipe! Owner Ryan Lusk of Michellville, Iowa gets the credit for stuffing the cummins in the vette and putting on a show for the crowd with a best pass of [email protected]!