Article: What Chevy Gains From Using a Pushrod Engine in the Corvette

June 22, 2018

By Chris Perkins in R&T

The Chevy Corvette is the last true sports car to use a pushrod V8, and you might not think that's a good thing. After all, overhead-cam engines have been the standard for decades at this point, so why would you use an old-school cam-in-block engine today? Especially in a Corvette, which has to compete with the best from Porsche, BMW, and everyone else?

Read More: Click Here to read the explanation by Jason Fenske of why Chevrolet uses the pushrod engine instead of an overhead cam engine.

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