Article: The Next-Generation Corvette is Radically Different. Interview With Mark Reuss.

July 29, 2019

By Patrick Carone in Entrepreneur

When it came time for Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter to convince General Motors execs that the eighth generation of the iconic sports car needed a mid-engine configuration, he had his work cut out for him. After all, since the first Vette rolled off the line back in 1953, the engine has been up front. One bigwig, however, didn’t need to be swayed. “Several leaders needed a lot of hand-holding and were non-believers,” Juechter tells Entrepreneur, “but I never had to convince Mark Reuss. He knew it was the right thing to do.”

Read More: Click Here to read an interview with Mark Reuss that was done on the eve of the 2020 Corvette reveal in which he discusses changing the Corvette icon.

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