[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit

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[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit

Photo Credits: Steve Burns


Our long Monday commute got some unexpected excitement Monday morning when a camouflaged C8 Corvette showed up in a construction zone on southbound I75 in Auburn Hills, MI. This prototype C8 came rolling by about 7:30 am while we battled the morning rush. We were fortunate to pass by it a few times in the ebb and flow of traffic and safely snap some pix.

While there isn’t anything noticeably new here, we did catch sight of a red interior. Check out the interior A-pillar trim. We did hear the exhaust note which was lovely as well as a few shifts of the transmission. They were very fast like you’d expect with an automatic and emitted a nice quick burble as the revs adjusted to the next gear.

[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


This also appears that it could be a convertible. Note the location of the rear roof panel seam. It doesn’t line up with the back edge of the door glass like a normal Targa roof panel does. Could this be a hardtop convertible model?

With just 16 days to until we see the real thing, this was a great way to kick off the holiday week!

[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


[SPIED] C8 Corvette In Traffic Near Detroit


Source:
Photos by Steve Burns

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