Corvette ZR1 Sets Lap Record at VIR Fastest production Corvette ever establishes new benchmark at Virginia International Raceway 2018-01-31 GM Press Release DETROIT — Chevrolet today announced that the 2019 Corvette ZR1 set a production-car lap record on the 4.1-mile Grand Course West at Virginia International Raceway with a time of 2:37.25. Along with a […]
If you were watching the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, AZ last night on the Velocity Channel, you caught an exciting show with two very special Corvettes be auctioned off for $2.325 million!
The C4 Corvette debuted in 1984 and in a few short years, Corvette Engineering started working on a ZR-1 “King of the Hill” super Corvette that would theoretically take on Ferrari, Lamborghini and all other European competition. Corvette Engineers would spend those years making numerous trips back and fourth to Lotus Motorsports in Hethel, England, […]
Consumer Reports Subscribers Rank the Corvette One of the Most Satisfying to Drive but Why Are They Not Selling?
If you had to buy your Corvette all over again, would you? Consumer Reports recently asked its subscribers this same question and to rank their favorite cars and car brands in it’s annual Owner Satisfaction Survey. It’s an interesting survey because it gives you some valuable insight in what car owners currently think of their […]
This week certainly has been busy with all of the 2019 Corvette ZR1 sightings all over the country! Many people have spotted ZR1 pre-production models driving around Michigan, Bowling Green, Kentucky and Florida dressed in all different colors and options. Corvette and Camaro Marketing Manager, Harlan Charles was spotting driving one around Bowling Green, while […]
Corvette Racing Sets Familiar Lineup for 20th Season of Competition Full-season driving roster remains unchanged heading into 2018 Landmark season for endurance racing’s premier program Garcia, Magnussen back to defend GT Le Mans Driver Championship Gavin, Milner eager to recapture championship-winning form from 2016 Quartet has led way together to four Chevrolet Manufacturer titles since […]
Earlier this morning, a new member joined the Corvette Forum web site and made a new thread in their C8 forum entitled “Code name ZERV”, with what appears to be, screenshots of CAD images depicting the mid-engine C8 Corvette’s LT7 engine and sub-frame assembly. No mention of what they are and the images were quickly […]
GM has released an official "playbook" for the 2019 Corvette that nicely outlines what's new for the model year and depicts all the options available for each model in nice, glossy color.