A Chevrolet Corvette stolen over 40 years ago might be on its way to a police auction, but the original owner is trying to get the car back. Continue reading Corvette owner finds stolen car, but can't get it back [w/video] Corvette owner...Show More Summary
While all the photos of this 1972 Chevrolet Corvette for sale on Hemmings.com – equipped with an LS5 big-block, a four-speed manual, t-tops, and dealer-installed side pipes – appear to show a fully restored car, the seller instead tells us that it’s entirely original and that the 21,300 miles it shows are backed up with […]
Let’s start with the big obvious disclaimer. Street racing is stupid, it is against the law, and it takes lives. Don’t do it. Serioulsy, it’s bad. Now that we have that out of the way, I would like to present you with three and a half...Show More Summary
Remember the 2014 Camaro Z/28 vs 2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition head-to-head the folks over at Motor Trend orchestrated in early 2014? In case you missed it, Head 2 Head show host Jonny Lieberman and race car driver Randy Pobst tested the cars in both open road and track conditions, ultimately declaring the Z/28 the winner. Show More Summary
Earlier this week we received word that the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R had lapped the Nürburgring in a time of 7:32.19, which if accurate would mean the car is substantially quicker than Chevrolet’s Camaro Z/28 around a track and on pace with supercars like the Ferrari 458 Italia. Well, we now have rumors of a new Nürburgring...
Even though it only arrived in dealerships less than two months ago, the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has been through a lot of ups and downs from a marketing perspective. The first crashed model was photographed even before the car was...Show More Summary
Remember that story about a brand-new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that wound up with a blown engine at just 891 miles? That car is back in action, and the owner recently put it to work at Road Atlanta. Thanks to his Performance Data Recorder, we can watch the action unfold. The owner worked with GM and his local dealership to get a new engine...
War Bonnet Yellow was one of three new “firemist” metallic colors available on the Corvette for 1971 (the other two were Steel Cities Gray and Ontario Orange). It was a hit with buyers, outselling all nine other Corvette colors that year and a grand total of 3,706 Corvettes were painted this two-year-only shade of gold. […]
When it comes to crazy prices at car auctions, Ferrari takes the cake for classic machines. Lately though there has been a big push to put all-new cars on the auction block for charity, and the new Corvette has been setting the auction hammer alight. Show More Summary
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While 2014 saw the introduction of a handful of American-built performance cars from Detroit’s Big Three, it was GM and Chrysler who made the most headlines with their supercharged V-8s. I’m obviously talking about the bonkers 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 and the insanely powerful 2015 Dodge Challenger and 2015 Charger Hellcats. Show More Summary
Spy photos of what is believed to be a new mid-engined version of the Chevrolet Corvette have surfaced in the overseas press this week. Captured by spy photography group Chris Doane Automotive for US mag Car & Driver, the images reveal a Frankensteinian mix of Holden Ute and Corvette pieces. Show More Summary
It looks like all the rumors are about to prove true: a very early test mule for what looks like a large mid-engined car has been spotted testing near a General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] facility in the U.S. Several images, posted on Car and Driver, show the test mule whose body has been composed from several vehicles, including a Holden Commodore...
Vince Granatelli's crazy turbine-powered 1978 Chevrolet Corvette is headed to auction later this month at Barrett-Jackson, but not before our man gets some seat time behind the wheel of this one-off jet-powered classic. Continue reading...Show More Summary
When it comes to modern Corvettes, no model is as exciting as the C6-generation ZR1; not counting the brand-new 2015 Z06 of course. Until the latter arrived, the ZR1 was the cream of the Corvette crop. Powered by a supercharged, 6.2-liter...Show More Summary
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 first drive; The List drives a Formula One racecar; 2014 total automotive sales recap. All that, and more, in today's roundup of automotive news for Wednesday, January 7, 2015. Continue reading What you missed on 1.7.15 What you missed on 1.7.15 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 07 Jan 2015 19:40:00 EST. Show More Summary
Mario Andretti ranks among motorsports' all-time greatest drivers, and now there's a chance to own what is claimed to be his personal 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 on eBay Motors. Continue reading eBay Find of the Day: Mario Andretti's...Show More Summary
We drive the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 - for two days, through hundreds of miles of desert and lap after lap on the racing circuit - and come away amazed. Clocking performance, panache and value, this 650-horsepower monster might just be the best Corvette that's ever been. Show More Summary