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Corvette Racing at VIR: Championship Lead for Garcia, Magnussen

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 6:07pm

Second-place finish moves No. 3 Corvette into GTLM points lead for first time in 2018 DANVILLE, Virginia (Aug. 19, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia moved into the lead of the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver’s Championship for the first time this season following Sunday’s Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway […]

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Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Aug. 19th

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 9:59am

Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays, Grand Sports, Z06s and ZR1s to his customers who come from all parts of the country to work with the nation’s top individual Corvette seller. Mike does some looking back to the time he spent working at Malcolm Konner Chevrolet, then the largest Corvette dealer […]

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Corvette Racing at VIR: Second, Fourth Rows in Shot at Three-peat

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 3:53pm

Team going for fourth class victory in seven years at Virginia DANVILLE, Virginia (August 18, 2018) – Corvette Racing will start from the second and fourth rows of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Virginia International Raceway following a somewhat damp qualifying session for Sunday’s Michelin GT Challenge at VIR. Antonio Garcia qualified fourth and […]

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Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Time to Come Clean!

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 11:01am

Although the guy to the right looks a bit shady, my money is on the bird! I’ve got a pair of Blue Jays that have taken up residence in a tree with branches directly over my driveway. I’m sure it’s like a game to them. “Hey Bob, 10 points if I can crap directly on […]

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Links and Info for the 2018 Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 2:53pm

Photo Credit: Richard Prince for Chevy Racing Corvette Racing heads to Virginia International Raceway this weekend for the GT-only battle known as the Michelin GT Challenge. Not only is the Corvette team looking to catch up with the GTLM leaders in the No. 67 Ford GT, they have a chance to race for the overall […]

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1953 Corvette VIN 268 to be Offered at No Reserve at Vicari’s New Orleans Sale

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 2:06pm

Someone will definitely soon become the new owner of a 1953 Corvette, set to be auctioned off at no reserve during the Vicari Auction in New Orleans at the Pontchartrain Center on Aug. 24-25. While each of the 300 Corvettes made during the 1953 model year is special, this one has the cherry on top, […]

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Corvette Racing at Virginia International Raceway: By the Numbers

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 6:57pm

DETROIT (August 16, 2018) – Virginia International Raceway may be relatively new to Corvette Racing – only six visits there – but the team already has made an impact at the thrilling circuit in southern Virginia. As the program looks for a fourth victory – and third straight overall – this weekend at the Michelin […]

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This New GM Patent Application Hints at a Future Adaptive Instrument Cluster

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 1:38pm

Earlier this week we learned of several new patents awarded to GM for adaptive aerodynamic technologies that may be headed to future models of the Corvette. From that deep dive in the USPTO, we also learned of a new patent application being sought by the automaker which also may have some applications in future Corvette […]

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[PICS] First Look at the 2019 Corvette’s New Shadow Gray Exterior

Thu, 08/16/2018 - 10:22am

It was just 10 days ago that Shadow Gray entered production on 2019 Corvettes and now we have the first photos and comparison pics of the color with the outgoing Watkins Glen Gray. The pics come from our friend Mike Furman @ Criswell Chevrolet. Mike tells us that this is a color that has to […]

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Corvette Racing at VIR: Going for an Overall Three-peat

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 1:09pm

Three victories in Virginia for Corvette Racing since 2012 DETROIT (Aug. 15, 2018) – Corvette Racing’s title chase in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship takes it to a circuit where – not surprisingly – it has shown significant strength: Virginia International Raceway. This weekend’s Michelin GT Challenge is a GT-only weekend with the GT Le […]

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Southeast Missouri Corvette Club Grants Wish to a Man with a Terminal Illness

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 11:08am

The dream of a lifetime will come true for a Sikeston, Missouri man on Friday. And it involves a Corvette. In fact, several of them. Diagnosed in May with a terminal illness, Tony Ohara mentioned to his hospice nurse that he had hoped to fulfill his lifelong dream of riding in a Corvette, but the […]

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Hertz Celebrates Milestone With Limited-Edition 100th Anniversary Corvette Z06 Rentals

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 9:29am

It’s rental car giant Hertz’s birthday, but customers can join in the celebration, too, by renting a special 100th anniversary Corvette Z06. Appropriately enough, all 100 of the 650-horsepower Corvettes will be decked out in Corvette Racing Yellow paint with dual black stripes, matching Hertz’s brand colors, of course. The special Z06s will be offered […]

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Corvette Museum Presents Check to KSP to Benefit Trooper Island Camp

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 11:48am

Photo Credit: WBKO.com The National Corvette Museum presented a check for $27,123 – proceeds from last year’s “One Lap of Kentucky” road tour – to the Kentucky State Police for its Trooper Island Camp. The donation, presented to the KSP at the museum Tuesday, brings the total to more than $92,000 donated by the NCM […]

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[VIDEO] Corvette ZR1 vs Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4 in Dig and Roll Races

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 6:45pm

A couple weeks back we featured a video showing a 2019 Corvette ZR1 that was absolutely obliterated in both a dig and roll race by a McLaren 720s at the Palm International Raceway in South Florida. During the same event, the Ceramic Matrix Gray Corvette ZR1 also lined up next to a Lamborghini Huracán LP […]

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GM Has New Patents Approved for Active Side Skirts, Spoilers and Downforce Generating Ducts

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 3:46pm

We’ve been hearing the whispers and rumors about Adaptive Aerodynamics for some time now and again I like to credit Car and Driver’s Don Sherman for first mentioning the possibility of active aero on future Corvettes back in August 2016. Just under a year later in March 2017, GM filed a patent application detailing a […]

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Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Aug. 12th

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 11:02am

Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays, Grand Sports, Z06s and ZR1s to his customers who come from all parts of the country to work with the nation’s top individual Corvette seller. Mike kicks off this week’s dispatch talking about Corvettes at Carlisle, or as he describes it “Corvette Nirvana”. He will […]

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Save on Shipping During These Hot Summer Nights at Corvette Central

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 10:58am

It sure is hot out there! But one way to stay cool is this Free Shipping offer going on this week from our friends at Corvette Central! Use the discount code FSHOT18 during checkout to enjoy FREE SHIPPING when you spend $149 or more! Some Additional Terms & Conditions: Offer expires 8/16/2018 @ 11:59pm ET […]

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Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Hide the Keys!

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 10:23am

While we are watching cute videos of dogs and cats on Facebook, turns out they are watching videos about Corvettes. You can browse more of our Corvette comics here! Source: JerryKing.com Related: Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: This Won’t End Well… Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: You Smell Terrific! Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Priorities  

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[PICS] Corvette C8.R Spy Photos Inspire New Renderings of the Mid-Engine Corvette

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 8:40pm

Photo Credit: FVS / MidEngineCorvetteForum.com Those spy photos of the Corvette C8.R testing at Road America earlier this week are the gift that keeps on giving to Corvette enthusiasts. Not only did they give Corvette fans the best look yet at what may be the final design of the long-awaited mid-engine Corvette, but their release […]

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