Jay Leno has certainly had a lot of exciting cars featured on his show, Jay Leno’s Garage. For someone that has access to almost any car either through his personal collection or wide circle of car enthusiasts, he can now stake another claim. He is the first person to drive the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible other than General Motors employees.
Jay Leno and Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter discuss details about the Corvette C8 in a nearly hour-long video. According to Juechter, the laws of physics forced the decision to move the engine behind the driver. The design team needed to increase the C8’s performance, and relocating the engine was the best way to make that happen.
Enjoy the video below of this exciting and informative episode of Jay Leno’s Garage.