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  1. Is the Corvette Z06 Actually a Corvette ZR1 in Disguise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Motor Trend

    The most frequent text I got however, from auto journalists and casual friends and my own relatives was this: Did the Z06 blow up yet? Did it overheat? Did anything happen to it? After the tenth message to that effect I started to view PCOTY as a Guns N' Roses tour during the "Use Your Illusion" period, where sometimes eighty thousand people and all the event workers and all the security and the roadies and the whole band would be there waiting to get started... but Axl Rose would be face-down in a public restroom somewhere. It was bound to happen, right? At some point, the Z06 would just check out.


  2. Next-Generation Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Caught Out for Testing AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    ... Cadillac CTS-V, which in turn sourced its V-8 heart from the mighty 638-hp LS9 V-8 from the 2011-2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. This whole family sharing program bodes well for this upcoming ZL1, as we have a more powerful supercharged powertrain to ...


  3. Chevrolet Fulfills 1 Millionth Corvette Restoration PledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    Sept. 4, 2015: After more than four months and 1,200 man-hours of painstaking craftsmanship, restoration of the milestone 1 millionth Corvette - a white 1992 convertible - is complete. It was unveiled today at the National Corvette Museum, where it returns as part of the permanent exhibit.


  4. GM Finishes Restoration of 1992 Chevrolet Corvette Damaged by SinkholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    ... is the second and final sinkhole Corvette restored by GM, with the first being the historic 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 "Blue Devil" prototype. While the museum itself is overseeing the restoration of a third car, the five remaining cars will be ...


  5. 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

    Aug 25, 2015 | 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.


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

    Aug 10, 2015 | 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 ...


  7. 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.


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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 ...


  13. 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. ...