Every year, Chevrolet normally reveals the next Corvette model year information at the National Corvette Museum’s annual bash in April. However, this year, Chevrolet decided to release information on the 2017 Corvette Stingray and Grand Sport models prior to the event in Bowling Green with information on the 2017 Corvette Z06 arriving at a later […]
Auction of First 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition to Benefit Karmanos Cancer Institute
2016-04-05 GM Press Release DETROIT – The first retail production 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Collector’s Edition will be auctioned Friday, April 8, in lot #3003 at 6 p.m. EDT at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach, Fl. Auction. One hundred percent of the sale price from the auction will benefit the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute. […]
In a recent post on Facebook, Harlan Charles, Corvette Product Manager announced that Admiral Blue Metallic will return as an option for the 2017 Corvette. This should ease the minds of Corvette enthusiasts who were disappointed to see Laguna Blue Metallic discontinued for the remainder of the 2016 Corvette production cycle. Admiral Blue Metallic first […]
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 […]
Oliver Gavin, the five-time Le Mans winner and recent GTLM champion at the 24 Hours of Daytona will be at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1, 2016 to help unveil the 2017 Corvette C7 Grand Sport on stage. We recently learned of this from Gavin as he posted his picture of his itinerary over […]
In this case, we have a C6 Corvette that has been highly modified. If you're into eye-singing paint colors, custom lighting, wild body mods and a sound system to rival any concert venue around, then this may be the Corvette for you!
by Hib Halverson - Let it be known: a "wiggle test"– measuring a Chevrolet V8's valve stem-to-guide clearance with the heads on the engine–is not easy to accomplish. Done correctly, even for a professional service technician, it can be tedious, time consuming and even confusing at times.