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  1. Australia's hero car, the HSV GTS, could get a 638-hp V8 is the Chevy SS next in line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Digital Trends

    Australian media outlets are reporting the Holden Commodore-based HSV GTS, a full-size sedan that shares a vast majority of its components with the Chevrolet SS, will get a 638-horsepower V8 engine in the not-too-distant future. It's not quite a Hellcat, but it's getting pretty darn close.


  2. Icona Vulcano Titanium to debut at Pebble BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Digital Trends

    ... has installed under its titanium bonnet. It's a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 from the old, C6-generation Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. The engine was tuned to produce 638 horsepower in the 'Vette, but here it makes 661 hp. Icona says it will also offer a ...


  3. Red, yellow, blue - it's all about shiny Corvettes for this Fullerton car clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Star-Progress

    Corvette Super Sports members gather around some of the many Corvettes on display in the Sizzler parking lot in Fullerton. Ed Norris and Dave MacDonough amid some of the dozens of Corvettes at the Sizzler parking lot in Fullerton on a recent Tuesday.


  4. Drag Race! BMW M6 vs. Mercedes-Benz C63 Amg Black Series, C63 vs. Chevrolet Corvette ZR1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | AutoSpies

    ... 800 horsepower BMW M6 against a Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series. Then, it puts the AMG against a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. While putting a these three stock autos would be one thing, this is an entire different game. That's because all of them have ...


  5. Millionth Corvette now being restored after sinkhole damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Autoblog

    Among the original American sports cars that were damaged by the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum over a year ago was a 1992 convertible that was the millionth Vette made. And now that milestone vehicle is starting its restoration process.


  6. GM restoring sinkhole-damaged CorvetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Chevrolet is starting restoration work on the one millionth Corvette ever built, a white 1992 model that was mangled when it fell into a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky last year. A crew from GM Design Centre's mechanical assembly group is taking on the project with the aim of preserving the car's original appearance.


  7. Sinkhole-Swallowed 1 Millionth Corvette Restoration UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    June 10, 2015; Craftspeople and technicians at the General Motors Design Center are painstakingly restoring the historic 1 millionth Chevrolet Corvette damaged nearly 16 months ago when a sinkhole opened beneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky. The restoration crew is part of GM's Mechanical Assembly group at the Design Center, which typically spends its time building prototype and concept vehicles.


  8. Drag Race! What Happens When An All-New BMW X5M Goes Head-To-Head With a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | AutoSpies

    ... keep in mind that the X5 is not a small SUV by any means. This thing is HUGE. BUT, can it take on a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1? That's a mighty tall hill to climb. After all, the C6 ZR1 is a purpose-built sports car with carbon fiber bits, over 600 ...


  9. Return of StudebakerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Fox News

    ... modern car. Built on a tube-frame chassis, there's a 620hp supercharged 6.2-liter V8 from a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 behind its signature nose, Brembo brakes, modern low-profile tires on 19-inch wheels, and a Fabspeed performance exhaust system. ...


  10. 2015 Chevrolet CorvetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette enters its second year, and a host of changes come with it: the six-speed automatic is replaced by an eight-speed; the Atlantic convertible and Pacific coupe Design packages are introduced; a Performance Data Recorder is available; various appearance add-ons are now available; and, last but not least, the Z06 coupe and convertible are introduced. The Corvette is Chevrolet's flagship sports car, now in its seventh generation.


  11. 1959 Chevrolet Impala - Truly TimelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Guess you could say we're big fans of 1959 Chevrolet Impalas. You probably noticed the red mild custom cruiser rolling across these pages for the past several months.


  12. Between heaven and Hellcat: A week with 707 horsepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 |

    ... fob that limits you to well over double what the Mustang GT pumped out. This isn't a new idea - the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 introduced in 1990 had a lower-powered "valet key" that cut the power available to the parking attendant driving off in your ...


  13. Did The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Lap The 'Ring In Just 6:59.13?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | BenzConnection

    Earlier this week we received word that the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R had lapped the NA1 4rburgring 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 NA1 4rburgring lap time that if accurate makes the Mustang seem downright pedestrian.


  14. 650 supercharged horses elevate the Corvette Z06 from sports car to supercarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Overcompensating Corvette guy or not, there's something for everyone to love in the fast, grip-y, and engaging Z06. When tasked with describing the automotive orgy of sound, fury, and bombast that was the late, great Corvette ZR1, auto writers everywhere struggled to earn their keep.


  15. Make YOUR Prediction - Corvette C7 Z06 Nordschleife TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Motor Trend

    What do you think the C7 Z06 will do at the 'Ring? For reference, here are some times... Radical SR8LM - 6:48.00 Radical SR8 - 6:55.00 Porsche 918 Spyder - 6:57.00 Nissan GT-R Nismo - 7:08.68 Gumpert Apollo Sport - 7:11.57 Dodge Viper SRT-10 ACR - 7:12.13 Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package - 7:14.64 Donkervoort D8 RS - 7:14.89 Porsche 911 GT2 RS - 7:18.00 Radical SR3 Turbo - 7:19.00 Nissan GT-R - 7:19.10 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 - 7:19.63 Just a note, the time for the GT-R Nismo is for a car that has a lot of option$. Don't use times set for a "normal" Nismo as a basis for the Z06's time/guess.


  16. Exclusive First Photos: The Mid-Engined C8 Corvette Is HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Car & Driver

    Behold, mid-engine Corvette fans: The car you've waited patiently for Chevrolet to build has finally evolved beyond titillating concepts to the engineering mule revealed here. An 82-second strike by our recon op resulted in 15 frames before security narcs dropped the curtain on this black test car - with its two occupants still inside.


  17. Mid-Engined Chevrolet Corvette Spy ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | MotorAuthority

    It looks like all the rumors are about to prove true: a very early test mule for what appears to be a large mid-engined car has been spotted testing near a General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] facility in the U.S. MUST SEE: Dodge Hellcat Runs Against Chevy Corvette Z06 On The Street: Video Several images posted on Car and Driver show the test mule whose body has been composed from several vehicles, including a Holden Commodore Ute for the front and rear sections and what looks like the current C7 Corvette's mid-section. Of course, hidden behind the two-seat cabin is likely to be a V-8 powerplant.


  18. eBay Find of the Day: Mario Andretti's personal 2009 Corvette ZR1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Autoblog

    With victory in the the Indianapolis 500 , a Formula 1 World Championship, a win in the Daytona 500 and too many other motorsports accomplishments to list, Mario Andretti stands among not just the greatest American racing drivers of all time, but the greatest drivers, full stop. Apparently, the champ is also a fan of speed when not on the track, because now there's a chance to own what is said tobe his personal 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 with just 12,872 miles on the clock.