ZR-1 for the Day, Update-Some details

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I’m driving a ZR-1! Here’s some more info!

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Oh the power key! This small extra key turns on a completely secondary fuel system that dumps more go-juice into the engine. The Veyron, the Boss? Who doesn’t love a power key and this beat them by nearly 2 decades.

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Remember when interior colors actually matched the exterior colors? Even the seat belts AND carpeting!

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Illustration for article titled ZR-1 for the Day, Update-Some details

Speaking of seatbelts, this has the ol double spool belt with a retractor at the top and bottom of the belt. Small thing but pulling this belt feels luxuriously smooth compared to modern (probably safer) belts. And don’t forget the orange “cinch” button that lets you feed the belt back into a ratcheting lock which holds the belt tension for a tighter grip into the seat

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Before they knew how to make compact airbags, definitely the most dated piece of the car... oh and the CD/cassette player.

Illustration for article titled ZR-1 for the Day, Update-Some details

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