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Take a ride in an electric Corvette

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Love the environment and sports cars? Engineers at Genovation have taken a Corvette and made it into a 220 mph, manual transmission, electric supercar.
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Paul Intile (18 hours ago)
I wonder if you can replicate the experience of rev-matching and heel-toe, though?
Matthew Bianco (1 day ago)
Electric cars are gay Id much rather hear a v8 than my tires rolling on the road
SheepAmongGoats (7 days ago)
Obviously the targeted buyer are the wealthy that want something rare. Leno will probably buy one
Antares X (8 days ago)
What some can’t realize is that electricity will take over, and that they only have a taste for their own era’s stuff. Respect for the rest...
Dastrio (8 days ago)
I'm so confused, does it have a Tachometer? Does it stall? Do you need to rev match? Is it really like a normal manual transmission? There is hope for manual gear boxes in a future full of EV's!! I'm so glad!
Lawson Leatherwood (1 month ago)
I cried when I saw the wing in the thumbnail
Matt Manzione (1 month ago)
Chris Cooper (1 month ago)
Im happy with that if electric cars have a real Transmission that you cam shift.
Bugs Bunny (1 month ago)
Blender Robot (1 month ago)
Putting a manual transmission in an EV is like putting a horse in front of a petrol car... a step back in innovation -- useless
Jettawi (1 month ago)
Ew... electric... fuck off
1107 Nebula1107 (1 month ago)
I would rather own a Barbie themed Prius than muscle cars going electric
Lance Hondrade (1 month ago)
Petrolheads: **inaudible screeching**
Stig Cruise (1 month ago)
noooooooooppeee I love electric vehicles I really do I think this is freaking awesome but not $750,000 worth of Awesome. These are obviously not built for any kind of General consumer even if you are rich because it's completely impractical when you can buy like 7 Tesla Model S's for that price or 3.5 Tesla semis for that price (the semis are 200k right) 3 2020 Tesla roadsters for that price. Or get this for less than a third of that price you could buy a Corvette and do it yourself. Or take it to a reputable EV conversion company and have them do it and it'll still cost less and be just as fast.
Pernection (1 month ago)
10 corvettes. You could convert a used one for 5% of that
xDesertHawkx (1 month ago)
Not a real corvette what the hell
Carter Johnson (1 month ago)
Guys don't worry this is fake. This video was proven inaccurate a few days after it was released. It's just a regular corvette with no mods at all. All the dialogue is completely false. CNN at it again with fake stories.
Joseph Simko (1 month ago)
It drives me nuts that more mainstream manufacturers haven't come out with more electric cars. I love corvettes, but I want to be able to buy an electric one.
Zuro (1 month ago)
Muscle Cars are now ruined
Ethan Smith (1 month ago)
Corbin Money (1 month ago)
I'd be interested if it was a hybrid system. If I wanted an electric car, I'd buy a Tesla.
flying l (1 month ago)
Whoever made that, do the world a favor and kill yourself
Mohammad Safdar Ali (1 month ago)
Instead I can buy a roadster for the same price
fat kid tv (1 month ago)
fake news
Colby Johnston (1 month ago)
Highlander34 (1 month ago)
No thanks.
Zach Cox (1 month ago)
I like the Porsche
Freddy Stroman (1 month ago)
Ls swap it, oh wait
Ricardo Minor (1 month ago)
I am asoming there's no 800 hp
Ridiculously Gracious (1 month ago)
No thanks, I’ll take a real one😎
Gerrad Reynolds (1 month ago)
750k? I can buy 1 of every generation of corvette for that and a nice garage to keep them in
412hwc (1 month ago)
look im all for u kno people having tha choices to be pussies and drive electric cars but got damn if u buy an electric corvette u are tha worlds biggest douche bag and u deserve for ya garage to burn down due to a power surge while charging that gay peice of shit!!!
Shawn Richards (1 month ago)
I can't afford it, but I LOVE the idea. I wonder what kind of range you get?
David C (1 month ago)
750k? Mad stupid.
JY Autosports (1 month ago)
I just wanna know if you can clutch kick so you can drift
DoggosarenotPuppers (1 month ago)
You could probably buy 3 of Tesla’s new Roadster concepts and get a good electric sports car that’s actually designed to be a good fucking electric sports car.
Seth Miller (1 month ago)
A regular vette top speed is already 220mph. How dumb is cnn?
5000 subs without videos (1 month ago)
750k....yeah...I'll stick with the tesla roadster
no way (1 month ago)
Take a zero off the price tag and then I might consider buying one.
Malik Manson (1 month ago)
Wow it was a corvette the whole time !! I couldn’t even tell. Foh
Shadman Sudipto (1 month ago)
Sorry the transmission won't help you with top speed
Alan Ray Locklear (1 month ago)
No. That is no longer a Corvette. That is a liberal's prissymobile.
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FaZe BooceJr. (1 month ago)
Is that supposed to be a C8 or a new C9 ZR-1 model because that front and rear end don't look right
Joe Gonzales (1 month ago)
Stupid price
Lance Wink (1 month ago)
Why u do dis
Joni English (1 month ago)
ELECTRIC DODGE VIPER !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
peachees (1 month ago)
No one is asking for an electric vette. No sound=no thanks. All electric cars sound the same ... like a golf cart. If u want to spend $1,000,000 to drive around to sound like a golf cart, then you like to waste money when u can just buy a used golf cart. Like all non-car enthusiasts, they think image is all that matters. Without the soul of the car, the engine rumble, it's just transportation. Why spend big bucks on soulless electric transportation? Imagine going to a concert and the singer has no voice (just subtitles). That is the electric car. Have fun ... not.
najirban (1 month ago)
No! No to electric sports cars! The world's rounding third...
Jack Kuncze (1 month ago)
Please take the dick out of your mouth when you talking
K Phan (1 month ago)
my god! 750k just buy a zr1 and spend the rest on gas and you will still have money left to by more corvettes in the future!
That fortnite Guy (1 month ago)
I hate Electric cars
Xun Jiang (1 month ago)
This is blasphemy
The Doggy (1 month ago)
Im Rusty (1 month ago)
ill take a Carrera Gt thanks
Can we get 5000 subscribers with no videos? (1 month ago)
Another mid age crisis 70 yr old man driving a corvette. So cliche!
Joshua fowler vlogs (1 month ago)
$0 ur telling me Chevy let these ppl ruin the whole point of Chevy (horse power filled gas guzzlers)
random uploads101 (1 month ago)
I respect the shit outta the engineering and originality of this car.But 750 grand is unbelievable high this car is worth 250k at most.As for the claimed top speed and it being manual is super impressive.Not gonna lie very weird seeing an electric vette
That One Gamer (1 month ago)
I like the engine sounds, no thank you
Tp the gaming (1 month ago)
Dope or nope?
Colorful Sushi (1 month ago)
Kanen Wilkins (1 month ago)
I think that if they find a way to play an exhaust note through speakers that you can control the volume on I would be okay with having an electric car. This is cool
Silvio Manuel (1 month ago)
for sale only to zionists, who have stolen all the Goyim's money.
JDR 235 (1 month ago)
Not even worth it.... That's worth 6 cars and 4condos
American Bros (1 month ago)
JDR 235 this is for the rich dude that already has everything and they mainly made these for patents and show cars not for sale
Grim Reaper (1 month ago)
NOPE. Nope. No. No. No!!!
Tahsin Faiyaz (1 month ago)
Some mofo jst ditched the best part of Vette and making the news
Anonymous 1 (1 month ago)
“I love driving car” but he said corvette is a sports car
billy cloud (1 month ago)
750 g’s!!!!! Fuck that!!!
Azren Almanza (1 month ago)
Cool concept but.. why does it have to be the Corvette? personally I'd take the V8 Corvette any day rather than one with an electric motor.
perry ingraham (1 month ago)
Can you stall an electric car with a manual transmission
JM-1993 •Left Like A Chalk Outline• (1 month ago)
_hell no_
Aaron Ágh (1 month ago)
I put this in my so sad playlist
William Felix (1 month ago)
A chevy for 750 LMAO. Whats so innovative about it nothing!! LOL. Its still a shit chevy.
Alex Prins (1 month ago)
Rhys Bowditch (1 month ago)
This defeats the purpose of a corvette
Anthony Smith (1 month ago)
You left the trans in🤨............with the electric motors and batteries and trans it’s got to weigh a lot!!😳🤦🏽‍♂️
Darth Revan the Great (1 month ago)
Heard Don The Lemon thinks that car is Racist, too many white guys buy"em
Wubbz Foxx (1 month ago)
The wing looks waaayyy to tall
lexus14blacklist (1 month ago)
My thoughts... https://youtu.be/bhVf2bHJu5Q
Aviation gamer rblx (1 month ago)
Whoa whoa whoa look at that beautiful Porsche!!!! 1:42
juan moreno (1 month ago)
how about no, i want to hear the engine roar
Alabama T.E. #88 (1 month ago)
Lol too bad Chevy is going to offer this themselves for under 150k.
Alexander Curtis (1 month ago)
I could buy 75 ish ZR1 Corvettes for that price
PumaKorn 439 (1 month ago)
Tesla Make 1000 PS, 2,2 0-100 for 150k thats a fair price.
Daniel Rodriguez (1 month ago)
Actually lets hope it doesn't catch on. It's an electric car now not a muscle car anymore
antonioderas3 (1 month ago)
:20 "i love shifting gears" as he executes the roughest shift ever lol
Earth (1 month ago)
Why......just why N 750K? Lol that is a joke. A ZR1 costs bout 130K. Fuck outta here CNN
Ty' Gaskin (1 month ago)
750k? Lmaoo better off getting a ZR1
John McGrath (1 month ago)
The point isnt how expensive it is, everybodies trippin.
Kyle D (1 month ago)
Hostile Aks (1 month ago)
lorenmorgan2010 (1 month ago)
I wouldn't care what it has for a powerplant... 750k for a Corvette is absurd...you'd be lucky to get 200k for it later on.
Car Guy (1 month ago)
F*ck electric. No fun. No sound and no manual. Electric is for non car guys
ido marom (1 month ago)
No no no no no no
snvff xxx (1 month ago)
then you see the price
Raymundo M (1 month ago)
Tesla clone?
123abc (1 month ago)
Get the new roadster for $250k and faster acceleration and top speed or modify your own corvette.
Timo Berger (1 month ago)
Libtard Corvette
X Blocky (1 month ago)
That wing looks stupid
Julius Torre (1 month ago)
Bruh! I'll just buy Tesla Roadster