Showing posts in the category of Corvette

Watch Valet Take Corvette C7 Stingray Up to 50MPH in Parking Garage!


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The owner of a 2015 Corvette C7 was in for a nasty surprise after checking his PDR camera that filmed a parking valet taking his Stingray up to 50mph (80km/h).

New Chevrolets to Borrow Corvette Cues


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The new Corvette C7 will set the tone for the styling of future Chevrolets, according to GM’s global boss of design, Ed Welburn. He said we’ll get to see this manifest as early as next year, when the new Malibu, Volt and Cruze hit the scene.

Corvette C7 Z06 Tries Dodge Viper TA on for Size


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The Chevy Corvette C7 Z06 has a 625 hp supercharged V8, while the Viper TA packs slightly more, at 640 hp, from its atmospheric V10. Both cars are somewhat evenly matched in a straight line, although even with more torque, the Corvette lags behind.

Sole Surviving “Eleanor” Mustang From "Gone in 60 Seconds" Auctioned Off


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In 2000, Cinema Vehicle Services built 11 1967 Ford Mustangs for the remake of the 1974 “Gone in 60 Seconds” starring Nicholas Cage and Angelina Jolie. Nick-named “Eleanor”. However, only three of them were driveable – and with the two destroyed during filming, only one survives intact.

Brand New Corvette Z06 Does a Massive Burnout Right After Delivery


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When you take delivery of a new vehicle, you usually spend some time running it in. While most cars don’t actually need it, playing it on the safe side surely does not harm to your new possession.

Wildcat's 430HP LS3-Powered Land Rover Defender [w/Video]


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The Land Rover Defender may be highly capable off-road, but it also has a renown of being a slow vehicle.

UK-based aftermarket specialist Wildcat has solved this problem by replacing the stock diesel engine and gearbox with a Chevrolet Corvette-sourced 6.2-liter LS3 V8 petrol engine and a GM 6L80 six-speed automatic gearbox.

Chevy Starts Shipping First 2015 Corvette Z06 Coupes


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Chevrolet has begun shipping the 2016 Corvette Z06 coupe from Bowling Green Assembly to customers, with the first lucky owners to get the car later this week.

New Corvette Z06 Priced in Europe, Arrives in Spring 2015


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GM has announced European pricing for the fastest, most powerful production Corvette ever, the Z06, which will arrive on the continent in spring 2015.

Euro-Spec 2015 Corvette Stingray Poses for the Camera [75 Pics]


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While in the US, the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is a pretty common sight (for a sports car at least), in Europe America’s iconic model is much rarer.

Driver Almost Wrecks Corvette Stingray while Drag Racing BMW M3


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When a BMW M3 and a Chevrolet Corvette Stingray wait at the traffic lights there’s a good chance a drag race will happen when the lights turn green.

2015 Corvette Z06 Feels Faster, Less Scary Than C6 ZR1


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As the most powerful car ever produced by General Motors, the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 should be a blast to drive. To find out if expectations meet reality, Carlos Lago tested the Z06 in the latest episode of the Ignition web series.

Chevrolet Debuts Sail 3, Camaro RS Limited Edition in Guangzhou


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Shanghai GM is displaying 32 vehicles from the Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brands at the Guangzhou Auto Show, with the Chevrolet Sail 3 and Camaro RS Limited Edition being the important Chinese debuts.

New Chevrolet Chaparral 2X VGT Concept Racing To LA Auto Show


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Like a number of other automakers celebrating the Gran Turismo racing game's 15th anniversary with a concept, GM also plans to create a real-life version of their sports car. It will be unveiled in the flesh at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show next week.

New Corvette Vision GT Concept Sparks Our Curiosity


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The growing list of special concept cars with the Vision GT moniker for the Gran Turismo 6 racing game will soon welcome a member of from the Corvette family.

Someone Ditched a 2015 Corvette Z06 Into a Ford Taurus


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You can now add the 2015 Corvette Stingray Z06 Convertible to our famed list of "Well, that didn't take long" accidents.

New Corvette C7 Probably Won’t be Sold in Korea Because It's Too Loud


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While there may not be a huge market for the seventh-generation Corvette in South Korea, that may be culled completely by the country’s noise regulations. They rate the C7’s noise levels as excessive, therefore making the car illegal.

Man United Players Don't Want Chevy’s Free Corvettes and Camaros


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In July 2012 Chevrolet signed a seven year, US$556 million (£350 million) sponsorship deal with English soccer club Manchester United. Starting this year, the bow-tie logo appeared on the team’s shirts, replacing former sponsor Aeon.

First Restored "Sinkhole" Corvette on Display at SEMA [w/Video]


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Chevrolet unveiled the restored 2009 Corvette ZR1 that was damaged earlier this year when a sinkhole emerged beneath the National Corvette Museum.

On display at the SEMA Show, the ZR1 “Blue Devil” is the first of the eight cars swallowed by the sinkhole to be restored.

Chevy Shows KISS-Styled Stingray and LT1-Powered 1971 Corvette at SEMA


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Chevrolet is showcasing two unique Corvettes at the SEMA Show: a 2015 Stingray styled in collaboration with KISS front man Paul Stanley and an LT1-powered vintage 1971 Corvette built with NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson.

New 2015 Corvette Stingray Z06 is Bloody Fast, Hits 60mph in 2.95 Seconds!


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Blink and you might miss it; that's how fast the new Corvette Z06 is with GM confirming a 0-60mph (96km/h) time of 2.95 seconds and a quarter-mile run in 10.95 seconds for the 8speed auto.