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Corvette’s Lightweight Legacy Celebrated

Corvette’s Lightweight Legacy Celebrated

People used to mock Corvette for having a fiber glass body. But the days that lightness is very important GM can boast that to no end. And that is what they’ve been up to! Corvette’s use of advance materials began in 1953, when the first Corvettes were produced with all-fiberglass bodies.  Every Corvette since has […]

Corvette Design Evolution Explained

Corvette Design Evolution Explained

This year the mighty Chevrolet Corvette – America’s first and so far only true sports car – turns sixty. So it’s probably a good time to look back and reflect on this car’s design, which has always been its biggest selling point. The first Chevrolet Corvette, the XP-122 Motorama concept car, and the latest model, […]

Corvette at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012

Corvette at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012

This year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed Chevrolet returns to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Corvette. The Corvette is not particular popular in the UK, but Goodwood sounds like the right venue to mark its remarkable anniversary. Set in the heart of the Earl of March’s Goodwood estate, the Festival has become Britain’s […]

Corvette 427 Convertible Auctioned for $600,000

Corvette 427 Convertible Auctioned for $600,000

The first Corvette 427 Convertible was auctioned off at Barret-Jackson event for $600,000. The Corvette 427 Convertible, which arrives at U.S. Chevrolet dealers this summer, blends elements of the Z06 and ZR1 models. The Vehicle Identification Number ending in 001 was sold in the auction. Its heart is the 427-cubic-inch (7.0L) LS7 engine from the […]

Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible

Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible

Chevrolet is sending out the C6 Series Corvette with a bang. Meet the 2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible, the fastest convertible Vette in history. The reason it’s the fastest is the 427-cubic-inch (7.0L) LS7 engine from the Corvette Z06. Rated at 505 horsepower (377 kW) and 470 lb.-ft. of torque (637 Nm), it is the […]

Corvette ZR1's Exposed Carbon Fiber Parts Get Special Coating

Corvette ZR1’s Exposed Carbon Fiber Parts Get Special Coating

The high performance Corvette ZR1 uses a large amount of carbon fiber in its body and structure for obvious reasons such as lightness and stiffness. But carbon has one other advantage which is uber-cool looks! But there’s problem becasue you see exposed carbon fiber can be damaged by sun radiation and it had to be […]

2011 Corvette Z06 Carbon Limited Edition by Chevrolet

2011 Corvette Z06 Carbon Limited Edition by Chevrolet

Chevrolet established the model of Corvette Z06, which is called as the carbon. This was done to maintain the 50th anniversary in the 24 hours for the first race of Corvette. This model will be available in the market in the coming summers. Moreover, people will love this due to its high performance and new […]