Thanks to MotorAuthority, we now have the first clear spy shots of the 2018 Corvette ZR1 showing off that massive rear wing. The prototype show in the photos looks like an ordinary Z06 or Grand Sport, sporting some massive rubber wrapped around a new wheel design as well as blue brake calipers. Another thing to […]
Back in May, we posted that GM had recently trademarked “ZR1” and many folks in the automotive media believed that GM would end the C7 Corvette generation with a high performance ZR1 swan song. Around that time, spy photographers, posted highly camouflaged photos of a Corvette prototype that showed many signs that a mid-engined Corvette […]
Could a new model of Corvette called the “Manta Ray” be coming down the pipeline? We certainly hope so! On June 18, 2015, GM officially trademarked “Corvette Manta Ray” and “Manta Ray” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. If you recall, “Manta Ray” isn’t new to the Corvette. We saw the name used […]
Did anyone happen to catch the latest episode of Velocity’s Americarna, hosted by Ray Evernham? Ray was given a tour of GM’s design facilities by Global Vice President of Design, Ed Welburn. During one of the scenes, above the desk of Christine Park, Lead Designer, Chevrolet Design Studio – is a Corvette design sketch on a […]
It may not look like much right now, but underneath all that bolted on Holden Commodore SSV and C7 Corvette Stingray cladding, sits a living, breathing mid-engined C8 Corvette. While nothing more than an engineering mule at this stage of the game, we can be certain that GM Design is already scribbling away on a […]
Now that the C7 Corvette will soon be entering the 2015 model year and the “Big Nasty” Z06 will be arriving at dealers in August, it’s a good time to take a look at what could be in the Corvette pipeline. On June 2nd, GM trademarked the name “Zora” as shown on the U.S Patent […]
The location is unknown, but a passenger in another car spotted a 2015 Corvette Z06 prototype driving on the highway.