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Now’s A Great Time To Buy A New Corvette Since No One Else Is

The weather is getting warmer and you know what that means: it’s time to get yourself a sports car! If you are in the market for some all-American V8 thunder, there are some crazy good deals to be had on the Chevrolet Corvette, and you’ll even have your choice of three model years. People aren’t […]

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Fourth Class Action Lawsuit Filed Over Corvette Z06s Going Into Limp Mode On Track

The current-generation Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is sold as a 650-horsepower supercharged track weapon, yet that hasn’t been the case for owners who have had the car go into limp mode on track. More Z06 owners have brought a fourth class-action lawsuit against General Motors over this issue, complete with claims that a…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Someone Left This 720-Mile C6 Corvette Z06 In A Storage Unit And Now It’s On eBay

Storage units are great for all of the stuff you should get rid of but can’t because it’s sentimental, or all of the stuffy furniture and decor you’ll definitely display once you’re able to afford a mansion with three living rooms. Storage units are not great for a 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that’s barely driven […]

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Let Us Not Forget What A Savage Beast The C6 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Was

The new Corvette Z06 has been tearing ass around the tracks for the past couple of years. And with a supercharged V8, 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque, it’s doing exactly what it’s supposed to do. But this isn’t exactly new behavior for a Corvette Z06. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The First 2019 Corvette ZR1 Just Sold For $925,0000

Chevrolet’s Corvette ZR1 is a bonkerballs flagship supercar like none the US has ever produced, with 755 supercharged horsepower and an easy-peasy 210 mile per hour top speed. It’s available with a big ole wing and awesome lightweight track-focussed wheels. If you like V8s and power and America, you’d be silly not to…Read more… Continue […]

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Driver Who Crashed Corvette Z06 Into Tree Sentenced To Nine Months In Jail

Back in May, we reported on an acid-green Corvette Z06 that crashed into a tree in Michigan after excessive speeding, which smashed the car to pieces and left the two passengers inside with broken bones. The driver, Jie Fu Gong, 22, has been sentenced to nine months in jail.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Even More Leaked Mid-Engine Corvette CAD Images Show New Twin-Turbo V8 

You may remember earlier this month when we showed you some leaked CAD images of the upcoming mid-engine’d C8 Corvette. You may also recall that those images were proven to be real because GM’s lawyers told us, without really telling us so. Well, it’s happening again, but this time we’ve got an even better look […]

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Here’s Some Leaked CAD Images Of The Mid-Engined Corvette

On a post over at the CorvetteForum website, a poster named Firebirdfan proves to be remarkably prescient when they predict that “Give it 2 hours, this will be all over Jalopnik…” because, holy crap, look what’s happening. The reason this post is being referenced here is because it’s full of allegedly leaked CAD…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Leaked Documents Say The Mid-Engined C8 Corvette Could Make Up To 850 HP

A Corvette with the engine behind the driver is coming. Finally. Maybe? Probably, as there’s been tons of reports and mules running around that prove the real thing is right around the corner. And according supposedly leaked documents on Corvette Forum, the all-new C8 may have up to 850 horsepower using a twin-turbo…Read more… Continue […]

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Enjoy A Little L88 Corvette Onboard Action With Your Morning Coffee

Jules Gounon is a successful international racing driver, having come 2nd at the Daytona 24 proper, won the Spa 24 hour race outright, and secured the ADAC GT Masters championship, and that’s just this year. During the Classic 24 Daytona last weekend, Jules added another race to his tally by assaulting the field with…Read more… […]

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There Are Some Really Bizarre Secret Car Deals Happening Right Now

I like to save a buck wherever I can. I like doing this so much that I cut my kitchen sponges and only use one half at a time to make the pack last longer. My kind and considerate friends say I’m “frugal,” but let’s just call it what it is: I am a cheap […]

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Extremely Corvette Man Donates 733,000 Mile C5 To Corvette Museum

People often say that Corvette owners don’t ever drive their cars. Mark Blackwell is here to make sure you know that’s bullshit, because he’s racked up the equivalent of 277 LA-to-New-York road trips in his Corvette. This man is a real Corvette lover who just donated his 773,000 mile C5 Corvette to the Corvette Museum…Read […]

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The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: This Is All Of It

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1—Chevy’s latest contender in manufacturer’s battle for super performance supremacy—is finally here after months of teases and leaks. From the most recent leak, we already had a pretty good idea what this car would be; basically a Z06 with a huge wing and 750 horsepower thanks to a…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The 750 Horsepower 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: This Is It

I’m not sure if this “leak” was meant to happen or not, but the cover for the December 2017 issue of Car and Driver is making the rounds on the internet, and with it comes our first official look at the new Corvette ZR1. And the power rating. It’s 750 horsepower now. So, uh, a […]

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