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[VIDEO] More Sightings of the 2018 Corvette ZR1 Prototypes in Colorado and Ohio

By Keith Cornett – It must be that knowledge of the 2018 Corvette ZR1 prototypes testing on public streets has filtered down to casual observers as this weekend we received reports of sightings from Ohio and Colorado. Our first pictures were submitted to us by someone who wishes to remain anonymous. This prototype 2018 Corvette ZR1 was spied in Colorado where its most likely undergoing high-altitude testing. Next up, a truck driver caught our Ohio group of 2018 Corvette ZR1s

Four 2016 Colors on the Chopping Block

FOUR 2016 COLORS ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK Daytona Sunrise Orange Laguna Blue Night Race Blue Shark Gray Chevrolet has already said ‘goodbye’ to two of the 2016 Corvette colors, and has now announced two more on the chopping block. The last Night Race Blue rolled off the assembly lines in Bowling Green on January 7, a Z06 Coupe for export. This is to be followed by the last Daytona Sunrise Orange Metallic, rolling off the line on Monday, February 15

KELLEY BLUE BOOK NAMES 2016 CORVETTE A BEST BUY

November 13, 2015 By National Corvette Museum post Kelley Blue has announced their 2016 Best Buy Award Winners, and taking the top spot in the Performance Car category for the 2nd year in a row is the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette. Contenders for the recognition this year included the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro V6, 2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang, 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata and 2016 Scion FR-S. “It was last year’s winner, the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, that carried the day on the strength of overall performance that compares

GM to Invest $44 Million and Create 36 New Jobs at the Corvette Assembly

We we grow again! The latest news coming from General Motors is that Corvette Z06 sales are going so well (accounting for nearly a third of all Corvette sales) that the company will be expanding the Performance Build Center located inside the Bowling Green Assembly Plant. According to a press release issued today, the PBC expansion will cost $44 million and will create 36 new jobs. This investment comes on top of the already committed $439 million for a new paint shop and “facility upgrades”

the blank manta corvette steals the show at the manila auto salon

If you could cross a C6 with a C7, what would you get? Car Porn Racing’s Ian King says it would be the Black Manta. His company took a C6 Corvette and added a C7 facelift and a custom rebody designed by Jon Sibal and built by Car Porn Racing. The working prototype was on display at the just concluded 2015 Manila Auto Salon, and we’re sure the visitors there came away very impressed with the Black Manta. It’s a

NEW Z06 PARTS ENHANCE CORVETTE STINGRAY PERFORMANCE

Chevrolet today and drivers from the Ron Fellows Corvette high-performancedriving school at the Spring Mountain track demonstrated Stingray models enhanced with components from a new lineup of Z06-based performance parts. They’re designed for 2014+ Stingray models, including Z51-equipped cars. “We’ve selected specific components from the Corvette Z06 and engineered them to fit the award-winning Stingray,” said Jim Campbell, Chevrolet U.S. vice president of Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “These Z06 parts enhance the handling, braking, cooling and downforce performance of the

Car Dealership Salesman Smashed A $95,830 Corvette Z06

The salesman reportedly confused the clutch and brake pedals. That’s not something you want to do with a 650 horsepower Corvette Z06 on the showroom floor. Jalopnik reader NCDiesel sent these pictures in, explaining that the car was brand new, ordered for a customer. The full price? No less than $95,380. What the North Carolina Chevy dealership salesman was doing behind the wheel, or what will happen to the customer’s order, I do not know. Read more: click on Accident

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