Showing posts in the category of Corvette

Callaway Promises More Power For 2015 Corvette Z06


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If Corvette fans have been feeling a bit under the weather lately, a more powerful version of the Z06 could be something that might cheer them up.

2015 Corvette Z06 Not So Tough Against AMS McLaren MP4-12C


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On paper (at least power-wise), this should have been pretty close. In fact, one would think the Corvette might have this "in the bag". But these are real world scenarios which often turn out different than what we expect.

Seven 1990s Sports Cars With Less Than 2,400 Miles That You Can Buy On eBay


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How many times have you caught yourself reading an automotive article on the web then heading to eBay searching for God knows what?

Corvette Waiting On The Grass To Get Back On The 'Ring Gets Violated By A Clio


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Pfff…Nürburgring tourist drivers; a big-winged Corvette that had pulled over on the grass at the German circuit received a rude wakeup call from a Renault Clio.

Widebody Corvette Stingray by Forgiato Looks Magnificent


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We've seen our share of great looking Vettes throughout the years, especially with this latest C7 generation, but this thing may just take the cake.

GM Design Studio Visit Reveals Awesome Futuristic Renderings


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Velocity's Americarna recently visited the General Motors design studio and walked away with a couple of very interesting shots of what appears to be a futuristic Camaro and a mid-engine Corvette drawing.

Meet the World's First Ever 9-Second 1/4 Mile Corvette Z06


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The C7 Corvette Z06 is still arguably America's no1 sports car and one of the fastest cars to ever come out of the States. It's good enough to perform on both road and track, as well as on the drag strip.

Base Corvette Stingray Takes on Gallardo Spyder in Highway Drag Race


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The guys are at it again, only this time, watching the base model Corvette Stingray trying to keep up with the 520 HP Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder raises a few questions.

Corvette Z06 vs. Challenger Hellcat vs. Shelby GT500 is Terribly Inconclusive


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What should have been a very interesting highway rolling start match-up, turned into a chaotic set of short bursts of acceleration that in the end add up to just about nothing.

Corvette Z06 & McLaren P1 Solve The Supercar vs. Hypercar Conundrum


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We've long been fascinated by watching a "lowly" supercar (something in the 400 to 700 HP range) take on the likes of a McLaren P1, Porsche 918, LaFerrari, Veyron, Agera or a Huayra.

New Corvette Z06 Faces Off Against Japan’s Finest, the NISMO GT-R


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Oh, what a hard decision it would be to choose between the all-new Chevy Corvette Z06 and the Nissan GT-R Nismo. Both have 600-ish hp, although the Nissan is heavier, and both sprint off the line like stabbed rats – under 3 seconds for the GT-R and just over 3 for the Z06.

Z06 Vette Looks The Part Riding on ADV.1 Wheels


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Recipe for success: Take America's no.1 true sports car, and fit it with a set of ADV10 Track Spec CS Series wheels. The end result is pretty darn good.

GM Denies 2015 Corvette Z06's Rumored 6:59.13 Nürburgring Lap Time, Says "Is Not Correct"


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From early this morning, there's a rumor going around that the new 2015 Corvette Z06 lapped the Nürburgring in an amazing 6:59,13, but we're here to tell that it's not true.

GM Considering Electric AWD for Future Cadillac and Chevy Models


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According to Edmunds, General Motors is developing a high performance electric all-wheel drive system for next-gen V-Series Cadillac models as well their crossovers (less of a chance). This system could make its way to other, currently rear-wheel drive, cars.

Corvette Z06 Ingests LMR Stage 2 Pack, Now Delivers 743WHP


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This here might just be the most powerful C7 Corvette Z06 ever tested on a dyno to date. And that's saying a lot considering the stock Vette carries around 650 HP and 881 Nm (650 lb-ft) of torque at the crank.

Brief Video History on how the 1956 Chevrolet Corvette SR2 Came to Be


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The 1956 Chevrolet Corvette SR2 has a cool little story behind its creation. It was designed as a racing car, basically, to compete against the Ferraris of the time, and it also served as the test bed for various technologies like fuel injection among others.

Hennessey Supercharged Stingray Sprints to Sixty in 2.9 Seconds!


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Now, this supercharged Corvette Stingray is fast – it posted a 10.97 quarter mile time and burst to sixty in 2.9 seconds. It’s that fast courtesy of a Hennessey HPE700 pack that pushes its power output to 708 hp.

America's New Muscle Versus Europe's Finest Super Models [Part 1]


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You unlock it by barely touching the door handle; you get in and find that the steering wheel is almost on the same level with your face. You feel the unmatched premium quality leather and aluminum around you. It feels cold and expensive, as if you could put “luxury” and “surgical” in the same sentence.

Man Puts 650,000 Miles in His 2000 Chevrolet Corvette


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One would think that a person who has long commutes to do on a regular basis would go for an economical and comfortable car, and that is true probably 99 percent of the time.

Prior Design Presents PDR700 Widebody Kit for Corvette Stingray


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Germany’s Prior Design has left aside its Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz projects for a bit and built a widebody kit for the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray coupe.