On Sunday, November 12th at 12:00 PM ET, Corvette Chief Engineer, Tadge Juechter and Chevy Performance Design Chief, Tom Peters introduced the 2019 Corvette ZR1 to the automotive media at the Dubai International Auto Show. In the video, Tadge presents some of the ZR1’s engineering accomplishments such as the hand-built 6.2L LT5 supercharged engine that […]
GM released sales figures for the month of April this morning, and Corvette sales continued on a downward trend for last month. A total of 2,756 Corvettes were delivered last month as compared to 3,142 Corvettes delivered the same time last year. That’s a difference of 386 sold units, or a 12.3% decline. A total […]
Yesterday at the Geneva Motor Show, Chevrolet unveiled the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport – basically a Z06 Corvette without the engine and blower. The Grand Sport is perfectly slotted to fit into the barren expanse between the base model Corvette and the fire-breathing Z06. Rumor has it that MSRP will start around $68,000, but we’ll […]
2017 Corvette Grand Sport Has Racing Roots A ‘purist’ model that leverages a half-century legacy of motorsports success 2016-03-01 GM Media Lightweight architecture and track-honed aerodynamics An engine offering an estimated 1.05g in cornering capability and up to 1.2g with the available Z07 package Coupe and convertible available this summer in U.S. and fall in […]
With 37 years at GM, Tadge Juechter offers a long-view perspective on the auto industry.