VIDEO: Chevrolet Corvette C7 first official teaser

VIDEO: Chevrolet Corvette C7 first official teaser

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23 Oct 2012
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After revealing the new logo of the future Corvette C7, due to be launched on January 13, Chevrolet released today the first official teaser of the car. It is a one minute video, that reveals the work behind the future supercar and the tests conducted on american circuits.

2012 Corvette Grand Sport vs 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S

2012 Corvette Grand Sport vs 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S

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09 Feb 2012
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Motor Trend have compared two of the longest surviving name plates in the automotive history: the Chevrolet Corvette and the Porsche 911.

To be more exact, the models which you will see in the video below are the 2012 Corvette Grand Sport and the 2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S. There are many features that differentiate these two cars, like the size and position of the engine for example, but here are also quite a few similarities between them.

1959 Corvette by POGEA RACING With 485 HP LS3 V8 Engine

1959 Corvette by POGEA RACING With 485 HP LS3 V8 Engine

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01 Feb 2012
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Pogea Racing took an “American Old timer”, the classic Corvette from 1959 and updated it with the latest technology.

Eduard Pogea, head of POGEA RACING GmbH said that “Our objective was to marry contemporary driving characteristics, a terrifically powerful engine, dependable brakes and a refined vehicle interior with classic bodywork.”

TIKT Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1

TIKT Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1

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16 Jan 2012
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With its 648 PS and 810 NM of torque, there is no arguing that the Chevrolet Corvette C6 ZR1 is a machine that plays in the super sportscar league, but what happens when you have a German tuner such as TIKT who think there is still room for improvement.

Well for starters the above mentioned figures rise to 769 PS and 910 Nm of torque thanks to a number of upgrades that include modified cylinder heads, camshafts, strengthened valve springs, modified compressor ratios, a larger throttle valve and a custom exhaust system.

2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition

2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition

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12 Jan 2012
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GM is marking the 60th Anniversary and the final year of production for the current C6 by launching the 2013 Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition – “the fastest, most capable convertible in Corvette’s history”.

The American manufacturer is also using the same occasion in order to introduce the 60th Anniversary Package for all 2013 Corvette models, as for the 427 Convertible, the car will be seen in all its glory at the Barrett Jackson collector car auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Jan 21st.

Video: Corvette Grand Sport vs Nissan GT-R vs Jaguar XKR

Video: Corvette Grand Sport vs Nissan GT-R vs Jaguar XKR

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03 Jan 2012
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Vicky Parrot from Autocar decided to make things easier for those who live in the UK, have about 75,000 GBP to spend on a hot coupe, but cannot quite decide on the exact model they would prefer.

That is why she set up a drag race in which the Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport accelerates side by side with the Nissan GT-R and the Jaguar XKR.

2012 Corvette Daytona Prototype

2012 Corvette Daytona Prototype

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16 Nov 2011
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GM has published photos with their new 2012 Corvette Daytona Prototype which was unveiled at the Daytona International Speedway circuit today in Florida.

This new prototype will have its racing debut on January 26-29, 2012 at the GRAND-AM Road Racing Series Rolex 24 at Daytona, and unfortunately right now there are no technical features we can discuss due to the fact that GM decided to keep things secret a little longer.

Chevrolet Corvette and Camaro Concepts for SEMA 2011

Chevrolet Corvette and Camaro Concepts for SEMA 2011

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28 Oct 2011
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Chevrolet has prepared a lineup of concepts for the 2011 edition of SEMA in order to showcase the different approaches in terms of performance and appearance for the company’s popular sports cars.

First up is the Chevrolet Camaro Red Zone Concept which uses a combination of contemporary and classic in terms of style, with some of its features including the heritage-inspired stripe graphic, the 21 inch silver/polished-face wheels, a body coloured grille, lowered suspension and the RS underhood liner. The interior for this car has been enhanced with titanium leather and silver ice accents plus a Black soft instrument panel.

CCG customGT

CCG customGT

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26 Oct 2011
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Tom Gerards, the Head of CCG automotive GmbH and the persistent advocacy of German TUV officials has turned his dream of building his own TUV approved super sports car and bringing it onto the streets of Germany, into reality.

The car is called the customGT and is based on a powder-coated tubular space frame with a body made from either fiberglass or carbon fiber reinforced composites. Depending on the chosen materials the customGT can weight either 960 Kg or 1,040 Kg, which means is it considerable lighter than even the Ferrari 430 Scuderia which tips the scale at 1,250 Kg.

Video: 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Nurburgring Lap Time

Video: 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Nurburgring Lap Time

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24 Jun 2011
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After offering proof of what the Corvette ZR1 can do on the Nurburgring, GM has released a new video, this time featuring the 2012 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 lapping the most demanding track in the world.

Again the new generation is much faster than the previous model, in fact with 20 seconds faster than the old record set in 2005, as the 2012 Z06 has lapped the ring in 7 minutes 22.68 seconds, an impressive time which is only 3 seconds slower than what the 638 HP 2012 ZR1 managed to achieve on the same track almost two weeks ago.