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The Only 8s Manual Transmission NA Z06 'vette in the world!

First and Only 8 second Manual Transmission Z06 in the world just happened at the Qatar Racing Club's Round 2 of the 5 rounds of National Street Drag Championship this season.
NA Z06 CORVETTE
First and Only 8 second Manual Transmission Z06 in the world 
  • What we know
It is a 507 cubic inch Small block LS engine. Built completely by Mohammed Dashti at Garage Alkooor, and Mohammed Alkandari owner of the car.
It finally happened. A 8sec pass in a true manual transmission Naturally Aspirated Corvette in it’s first time out for the car this season. And only 2 passes. 


''Last season we struggled a lot and didn’t manage to make a complete pass. 1st event last season we broke the stock axles. Upgraded them but second time out we broke the rear factory Differential.
Upgraded the Differential and 3rd time out and last we broke the factory Transmission. So no successful passes all last season sadly. This season we came out stronger. Upgraded all the factory parts that broke last season except we are still on complete stock suspension.'' Says Mohammed Alkandari

1st pass they clicked a 9.15@143.14mph with a 1.41 60ft times letting off before the finish line. 2nd pass they decided to adjust the tune a bit, launch it harder and it happened. 8.98@157.95mph with a 1.32 60ft times making it the worlds Quickest and Fastest stick shift N/A Z06. 

8s Manual Transmission NA Z06 'vette  in the world!
 2nd pass they decided to adjust the tune a bit

A lot of people to thank for this achievement including V2 performance Five Motorsports Garage Alkooor Tuners Ali Kafoud and Mansour Ameen Mohammed Alkandari Ahmed Malik Yousif Almalki Omar Alqassem Abbas Alherz And Thanks to Qatar Racing Club and all organizers for an awesome event and track preparation. 

8.98@157.95mph with a 1.32 60ft
8.98@157.95mph with a 1.32 60ft 
''We will be back again to break in deeper in the 8s as there is still quite a bit left in the car still and driving.'' Says Mohammed Alkandari assuring!


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