The lucky few who got in line early enough and dropped their hard earned money to place a pre-order for a brand-new mid-engine Corvette have begun receiving their cars, which means that every day, another few videos hit YouTube showing new owners acting like kids in a candy store. From NOS-boosted drag strip runs to twin-turbo dyno tests and more, the C8 has certainly been put through its paces—and the results look impressive from GM's affordable supercar. But what about some flaws that might belie the car's incredible power and performance combined with a price tag starting below $60,000? Well, as one YouTuber recently discovered, the C8 does have a pretty serious problem with water entering and pooling in the engine bay.
BY MICHAEL VAN RUNKLE PUBLISHED MAR 27, 2020