Here’s an interesting race. Both beasts are being powered by the breathtaking 6.2-liter LT4 supercharged V8, and both are two of the quickest vehicles General Motors has ever put into production.
However, the 2016 C7 Corvette Z06 has stance on its side. The way the Corvette is engineered to squat upon launch is classic drag racing at its finest. The 2016 Cadillac CTS-V is no slouch, but it’s simply not the sports car thoroughbred the C7 Z06 is.
And that’s no knock against the 2016 CTS-V, the 2016 Corvette Z06 is simply better suited for the task at hand here.
After reading through this, it’s probably evident which car is quicker down the quarter-mile, but click play above to see how close it gets.