The Covid-19 crisis also hit the rental car industry hard. Hertz’s US subsidiaries know something. Which led to a welcome surprise for lovers of special editions. To settle its finances, in fact, the company offered for sale on its web pages in the USA and on the e-commerce site Autotrader about twenty yellow and black Chevrolet Corvettes Z06 (the colors of Hertz).

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These are the so-called Hertz 100th Anniversary Edition, in all one hundred cars made exclusively for Hertz in 2018 to celebrate the company’s centenary. They were available for rental at the airports of Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Orlando, Miami and Tampa ,, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego and San Francisco. Each Corvette Z06 Anniversary Edition features a personalized Hertz internal badge and automatic transmission.

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The Z06 are not just any Corvette. Built on the platform of the seventh generation of Corvette, called C7, the Z06 is a special model with supercharged V8 engine to produce a power of 650 horsepower, torque of 881 Nm. It reaches a speed of 315 km / h, with an acceleration of 0-100km / h in 3.8 seconds.

Hertz 100th Anniversay Edition cars are on sale at a unit price of about $ 60,000 and have an average of about 20,000 miles (just over 32,000 km) behind them.

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May 21, 2020 (change May 21, 2020 | 4:19 PM)

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