My guess is Longtimer the Brass at GM will set up the C8 so it can not be Drag Race Power shifted by a Street drag racer like me.
All computer control.
The original C3 Mid Engine Prototype the Head Engineers were Busted doing Wheel Stands Wheelies in it in front of the Main Doors parking Lot.
Front wheels off the ground for several hundred feet banging away at the gears WOT.
One Big Reason the C3 Mid engine was cancelled.
The Engineers were all Drag Racers.