The Corvette “Engine Build Experience”

By Deane Barker on July 12, 2010

Buy a Corvette, build the engine yourself: What a great idea.  I’d do this in a second.  Kudos to GM for coming up with something this inventive.

The “Engine Build Experience” is a $5,800 option on Corvette Z06 and ZR1 cars. Both are ultra-high-performance versions of the Corvette with engines that are hand-assembled at a plant in Wixom, Mich., near GM’s Detroit headquarters.

Customers who pay for the privilege will be invited to come to Wixom to assemble the engine for their car under the guidance of GM