Sometimes good fortune smiles upon you. That's what happened to me this Fourth of July weekend, as I found a 2015 Chevrolet Corvette parked in the driveway. Outfitted with the Z51 suspension, the Magnetic Ride Control dampers, and an eight-speed automatic transmission, among a host of other goodies, the car's sticker price was a cool $72,550...
The history just oozes out of this 1961 Chevrolet Corvette for sale on Hemmings.com, from the tuning by Don Nicholson to the dragstrip successes to the race parts still on or with the car. Given that it’s been restored to Top Flight condition since its time on the quarter mile, it probably won’t be turning […]
In 1972, a Georgia woman got a job in an office and was earning her first real paychecks. She was 19 years old at the time, had started to save up, and she decided to splurge a little bit. Always in love with the Chevrolet Corvette since it debuted in the year of her birth, this young lady decided to purchase a then-new C3 Corvette. She drove her...
A hard-edge version of the seventh-generation Corvette Stingray that was introduced in 2014, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 (chevrolet.com) delivers performance comparable to that of sports cars built by Lamborghini, Ferrari, McLaren, and Porsche. Show More Summary
With the debut of the C7 2014-2015 Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet revived the Stingray name, one of several menacing sea creatures that the Corvette shared a name with over the years. And word is that Chevrolet has just trademarked another one from the Corvette’s past, the Manta Ray. Show More Summary
There’s a white 1992 Chevrolet Corvette taking up space in the Mechanical Assembly room at General Motors’ Design Center in Warren, MI, in a shop that’s normally reserved for the building of concept cars and prototypes. It’s in the process of undergoing a complete restoration, and obviously it’s not just any Corvette. Show More Summary
TEAM CHEVY PRESS RELEASE LE MANS, France (June 11, 2015) – The No. 63 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R of Corvette Racing drivers Jan Magnussen, Antonio Garcia and Ryan Briscoe, has been withdrawn from this weekend’s 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans following an accident during Thursday’s first qualifying session. A mechanical issue resulted [...]
This weekend is the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the highlight of the World Endurance Championship and one of the most popular motorsport events of the year. While the premier LMP1 class draws most of the attention, when it comes to cars that you and I can actually drive then it’s the production-based GTE classes that should be looked at...
As he did often, 72-year-old James Rogers took his Shih Tzu to the Waffle House he frequented in Port Arthur, Texas on Monday in what his family said was his dream car: a 2007 Chevrolet Corvette. Unfortunately, getting trapped in that car was what cost Rogers and his dog their lives. Read more...
This white C4 Chevrolet Corvette left the Bowling Green assembly line in 1992 and fell into the sinkhole at the Corvette Museum last year along with eight other rare Corvettes. Now the General Motors Design Center is working hard to return her to prime condition. Read more...
I was never a big Corvette fan, but I have to admit this is a very pretty car: Source: Classic Driver
If you had an $80,000 Corvette, you would probably want to show it off too. Just let this guy teach you a very valuable lesson in humility: Don’t do it! This guy had just thrown down $80,000 for a Chevrolet Corvette Z06. It seems while he had the money to pay, he didn’t have the […]
IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan takes us for a hot lap around Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car. The 99th running of the Indy 500 takes place this weekend. Continue reading We get a hot lap in the official...Show More Summary
General Motors is investing $439 million into the factory in Bowling Green, KY, that builds the Chevrolet Corvette to build a new, more efficient paint shop there. Continue reading GM investing $439 million in Corvette plant GM investing $439 million in Corvette plant originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 May 2015 08:45:00 EST. Show More Summary
When it comes to good ole’ fashioned American icons, the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray must be up there alongside the Empire State and the Star Spangled Banner. And as America’s only significant sports car contender with a history spanning 62 years, this seventh-generation Stingray has never seen the model looking so good. Apart from being a [...]
Dodge has unveiled the all-new 2016 Viper ACR, giving fans of FCA's V10-powered snake a track-ready alternative to the Chevrolet Corvette Z06. Continue reading 2016 Dodge Viper ACR is ready to take a bite out of the Corvette Z06 2016...Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced the release of the Alpinestars Car Pack for Forza Horizon 2 on Xbox One which includes six amazing new vehicles. It includes famous cars like Chevy ingenuity – the 1953 Chevrolet Corvette and the 2015 Corvette Z06. The 1953 Corvette is a pivotal part of American sports car heritage, and the […]
Chevrolet isn’t letting the Corvette C7 get stale. For 2016, the Stingray gets a host of changes and upgrades that center around added colors, options and convenience features. These upgrades aren’t earth-shattering, but do give new Vette buyers something different over the last two model years. Show More Summary
NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon isn’t racing as much as he used to but the four-time Sprint Cup champion will be at next month’s 2015 Indianapolis 500, where he’ll be behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car. This will be the 13th time a Corvette has served as the official pace car, dating to 1978, and the 26th time that...
Charger III photos via Chrysler handouts. When it first came out, the Dodge Charger III concept car drew a lot of comparisons to the Chevrolet Corvette, which was only natural, given the fact that it was a two-seater with a good amount of tech infused into it and those curvy front fenders that did look […]