2008 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Wil Cooksey Special Edition
In 2008, Chevrolet created the Wil Cooksey Edition Z06. Produced in limited quantity, there were only a total of 505 cars made worldwide and only 427 for the US market. Available only in Crystal Red Tintcoat with Optional 3LZ Titanium Two Tone Leather Wrapped Interior. Features graphics on the hood and fascia and 427 badging that evokes the style of the famed stinger hood design offered on the iconic 1967 427 corvettes. The center console is highlighted with red carbon fiber and has been personally signed and numbered by Will Cooksey under the center armrest. Inside you’ll find an excellent sounding Bose Stereo , heads up display, heated sport seats w/memory, dual zone climate and power telescoping steering.
Power comes from a 505HP 7.0L engine with dual mode exhaust system and a 6-speed manual transmission. Running gear includes active handling system and spider chrome wheels. 427 of these cars were destined for the North American market, with another 78 going to foreign markets for a total of 505, the same number as the LS7 engines horsepower rating.
This is a beautiful Limited Edition Corvette that will never be produced again, get one while you have the chance. These are a highly collectible and sought after Limited Edition numbered Corvettes. A breakdown of the 427 Limited Edition Z06’s unique content includes:
Crystal Red Tint coat exterior paint with Stinger-Style graphics and 427 hood badges
Exclusive, New Chrome “Spider” Wheels
Body-color Rear Spoiler and Door Handles
Exclusive Dark Titanium Custom Leather-Wrapped Interior
Special Crystal Red interior trim plate graphic pattern
Console armrest signed and numbered by Wil Cooksey (the retired Bowling Green Corvette plant manager of 15 years)
“427”-embroidered seats and floor mats
“Z06” sill plate
0-60 3.7 seconds.
Runs the quarter mile in 11.7 seconds
Top speed of 198 MPH
Complete circuit of Germany’s Nurburgring in 7 minutes 43 seconds.
The Motorcar Offered:
This is a factory fresh 2008 Corvette 427 Special Edition Z06 with only 996 original miles! It is car #006 of the Wil Cooksey Edition. This incredible, one owner vehicle and includes original window sticker and the factory certificate of authenticity. The car is equipped with the 3ZL Performance equipment group and the optional AM FM Stereo, CD Player, DVD and Navigation system. This spectacular example is a time capsule that can not be duplicated. Only 427 were produced for the US market and 505 worldwide. This is a rare opportunity to own a true museum quality, limited edition, high performance Corvette. As new condition. MSRP in 2008 was a whopping $85,945.00.