Police are more than happy to have their new C7 Corvette. The Corvette boasts 1005HP. How did they acquire the Corvette? They seized the vehicle during a drug bust and then the car was awarded to them. It was a race-ready Corvette. However, it will not see normal patrol work. It only will be utilized during special events.
1. New Braunfels Police have a new vehicle and it is a race-ready Corvette Z06.
2. The Corvette has 1005 horsepower.
3. The vehicle was seized during a drug bust and the vehicle was awarded to the department later.
Quote: "NBPD shared the photo on their Facebook page of the Corvette which was awarded to the department a few years ago after officers seized it during a meth bust." (KENS Staff, 2017)