World Class Driving, purveyor of dreams for exotica enthusiasts, is proud to announce the addition of the renowned Callaway Corvette C16 Coupe to their incredible fleet of coveted super-powered automobiles. The highly-anticipated introduction delivered by the Callaway Team presents the opportunity for participants in World Class Driving’s unique driving program to experience the celebrated, distinguished brilliance of Reeves Callaway’s design by putting drivers behind the luxurious wheel of the innovative designer’s stunning 650-horsepower rocket-fast Corvette coupe.
"Callaway has always represented the best in American automotive design and crafted some of the most refined and beautiful Corvettes the world has ever seen. It is only natural that the Callaway C16 be the newest addition to World Class Driving’s notable fleet," comments World Class Driving Founder Jean Paul Libert. "Our goal in creating this exotic driving program was to offer participants the newest, most pristine supercars to command for one unforgettable day of driving and the entrance of the C16 perfectly promotes this exhilarating vision."
Available in spring 2008, World Class Driving presents the inimitable opportunity for program participants to experience the speedy Callaway Corvette C16 Coupe in its exclusive national driving program. For automotive enthusiasts there is no equal to Callaway’s time-honored commitment to blending paramount mechanical performance and unique innovation with outstanding power and superb styling. Callaway engineers and technicians continue to maintain the company’s renowned attention to detail and unrivaled devotion to incorporating the newest evolving technologies and engineering skill into each car they carefully manufacture. Every Callaway is instantly vested into a grand tradition of stirringly designed supercars and imbued with the passionate care that has helped usher Callaway Corvettes into the upper pantheon of the auto world.
Born out of Reeves Callaway’s brilliant design, the built-to-order C16 Coupe beautifully combines exhilarating performance with exclusive, customized parts, rendering an automobile that touches on driving perfection. The 8-cylinder, 6-liter supercharged engine produces 650 horsepower which pushes the illustriously-styled C16 Coupe from 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds. The C16 commands the pavement via a 6-speed automatic transmission with 550 lb-ft of torque, and double adjustable machined aluminum dampers for superior handling. The C16 boasts solid Le Mans brakes, ensuring stellar braking performance translating to increased driver confidence even under the most rigorous conditions.
Amazingly, this elevated level of performance is delivered without intruding on the comfortable interior appointments gracing the bespoke cabin, which can be customized with the purchasers’ ''Deutschleder'' interior with specified leather colors, and carbon magnesium wheels, matching the advanced performance being let loose from beneath the hood. Framing the advanced engineering and muscle underneath, is a body of exquisite lines and contours that rockets the Callaway C16 into the upper realms of racing class all while delivering a unique supercar style.
The Callaway C16 Coupe represents the pinnacle in automobile craftsmanship and design, melding provocative lines, custom-made cabin accessories, and uncompromising performance into a luxury automobile that blurs the line between seductive indulgence and a thrilling driving experience.