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[ACCIDENT] Wrecked 2019 Corvette ZR1 with 359 Miles Offered in Insurance Auction

4 hours 40 min ago

VIN No. 435, we hardly knew ya!

We came across this damaged Arctic White 2019 Corvette ZR1 offered by Copart Insurance Auctions this morning and wanted to share it.

The ZR1 has just 359 miles on the odometer when the accident occurred. Now its sporting front-end damage and the pics show the driver’s side front wheel was sheared off, leaving just the inner portion of the ZR1’s black wheels attached at the hub.

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Corvette Museum is Offering a Personalized Orientation of Your C7 Corvette

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 6:50pm

The C7 Corvette is one awesome machine – but also a supercar that can be a little intimidating to some owners due to its complex nature.

But there’s help on the way.

The National Corvette Museum Delivery Department is offering “Corvette 101” – a sort of mini-college class for owners seeking to understand their C7 better and learn how to tap all of its tremendous potential.

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Corvettes on eBay: True 1967 Corvette Barn Find in Georgia

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:57pm

This 1967 Corvette convertible was stored for 15 years after an accident left it with rear-end damage, but now it’s coming out of hiding on eBay to settle an estate in Warner Robins, Ga.

We’re not sure we’d be willing to pay the “Buy It Now” price of $37,500, especially since the seller says the frame is rusted and broken at the dogleg.

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Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner Will Drive the Corvette C7.R at Shanghai

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 10:09am

Photo by Richard Prince for Chevy Racing

Earlier this summer, Corvette Racing announced their participation in the FIA World Endurance Championship race in Shanghai, China. With less than a month until the race, we are learning additional details about the team’s first foray into Asia.

Sportscar365.com has confirmed Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner will be driving the single-entry No.

Continue reading Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner Will Drive the Corvette C7.R at Shanghai at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Zombies Prefer Their Corvettes to be Blood Red

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 11:35am

Have you noticed over the years how Zombies in the movies are getting faster? Now that he has a Corvette, there will be no stopping him this time!

You can browse more of our Corvette comics here!

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[VIDEO] SpyShotRenders Does the C8 2020 Mid-Engine Corvette

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 5:06pm

Here’s a new set of C8 Corvette renders that hit YouTube today from SpyShotRenders.

They took several of the spy photos from the C8 Corvette’s trip to the Nurburgring and then rendered them into what they might look like without the camouflage.

As the designer is talking through the renders, he points out various aspects of the car and what he sees.

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Save 11% Off Car Covers at Corvette Central

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 4:07pm

Falling leaves? Extreme weather? Corvette Central has you covered! Protect your Corvette from the elements and get 11% OFF a brand new car cover, nose mask or capsule for a limited time when you use discount code COVERUP11 during checkout.

Offer expires October 24, 2018 @ 11:59pm Eastern; offer applies to retail orders placed on www.corvettecentral.com.

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[PICS] Kerbeck Compares New Elkhart Lake Blue Metallic to Admiral Blue

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 2:55pm

Our friends at Kerbeck Corvette in Atlantic City are asking if you a feeling a little blue today? No, they aren’t asking about your “feels”, they want to show off the new Elkhart Lake Blue Metallic that went into production on the first of October. The World’s Largest Corvette dealer has the new, brighter Elkhart Lake Blue now in stock!

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Japanese Automaker Mitsouoka Pays Tribute to C2 Corvettes with These Mazda Miata Conversions

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:14pm

If a Mazda Miata ever got together with a 1967 Corvette, this might be their love child.

That’s right. A Japanese company named Mitsuoka has done a little in vitro fertilization and is building a limited run of 50 C2-inspired Corvette Sting Rays built on a Miata platform.

The cars apparently will also drive like a Miata, which based on what we’ve seen in the mainstream car magazines might not necessarily be a bad thing.

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These are the Corvettes Featured in My New Book on Corvette Special Editions

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 10:34am

I’d like to start this post by thanking everyone who has purchased a copy of my new book, Corvette Special Editions. I have another shipment going out today and again, customers are being notified with shipping details so you can rest assured knowing it’s on the way. I also have another four cases of books coming in from the publisher and I should be all caught up with fulfilling the orders in the next few days.

Continue reading These are the Corvettes Featured in My New Book on Corvette Special Editions at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

[VIDEO] Watch this 360-Degree Render of the 2020 Mid-Engine Corvette

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 4:39pm

We’ve become accustomed to seeing various renders of the upcoming C8 Mid-Engine Corvette but invariably, they are presented as flat 2-D images. One enterprising designer named Bjorn Daniel Svavarsson who goes by the name bdsvavars on the Corvette Forum decided the new C8 Corvette needed more perspective and we are happy to share this rotisserie-style 3-D view of the 2020 Mid-Engine Corvette.

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The Corvette ZR1’s 755-HP LT5 V8 is Now Available as a Crate Engine

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 3:57pm

If your wallet can’t afford to buy a 2019 Corvette ZR1, then Chevrolet Performance has the next best thing for you.

Chevy will be unveiling three of its newest crate engines in a trio of classic vehicles at the SEMA Show set for Oct. 30-Nov. 2, including the 755-horsepower LT5 monster that powers the new ZR1.

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Thanks For Making Corvette Special Editions a #1 Best Seller on Amazon!

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 4:13pm

Just a quick note of thanks to all of those who have purchased my new book called Corvette Special Editions. The book is currently #1 on Amazon.com in the Automotive History category!

I have received a ton of support from some great people in the Corvette hobby and I am very humbled by all the responses.

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[PICS] ProTeam Suggests These Corvettes to the Winner of Mega Millions $868 Million Jackpot

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 1:13pm

The nation is currently gripped with lotto fever as there were no winners in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing. Now the jackpot has reached $868 million with the next chance to win on Friday.

It’s the second-largest grand prize in U.S. history and many hopefuls are already dreaming of what they will spend their winnings on.

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The Lingenfelter Collection’s Fall Open House is October 27th

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 11:00am

The renowned Lingenfelter Collection will be holding their annual Fall Open House next month. The event will take place from 10am – 5pm on Saturday, October 27th.

Not only will you have the chance to peep one of the biggest and best car collections in the world, but you’ll also be helping to fight breast cancer.

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HOT or NOT: Chevrolet Shows Off New Shock Exterior on 2019 Camaro

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 9:29am

Does this bright new color on the 2019 Camaro “Shock” you?

Chevrolet shared the first pics of the new exterior color which is described as Shock Yellow but referred to simply as Shock in the official press release. The color is featured on the 2019 Camaro SS that will be displayed at the SEMA show in Las Vegas October 30-November 2.

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[ACCIDENT] Firefighters Remove the Roof on a C4 Corvette to Free Man Injured in Crash

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 6:35pm

Photo Credit: Mike Frizzell/Operation 100 News

Rescuers had to turn a C4 Corvette coupe into a convertible early Wednesday afternoon after the driver crashed into a tree, trapping him inside the vehicle.

Firefighters removed both doors and the halo from the white 1995 Corvette to extricate the 24-year-old driver, who was trapped inside the car for about 25 minutes.

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Found on Facebook: Nowicki Autosport’s ConceptZ for Sale

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:07pm

It’s been a while since we’ve done a Found on Facebook post so lucky for us (and you) when we stumbled across Nowicki Autosport’s ConceptZ Corvette Z06 listed for sale. In the past we’ve featured many of Nowicki’s carbon fiber bits, but now you’ve got the chance to own the perfect showpiece for all that carbon fibery goodness.

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[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (49 Corvette photos)

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 5:56pm

Happy Monday, Corvette fans!

We are halfway through October and I am having a great day as my book on Corvette Special Editions was released today. Although the first official special edition came in 1978 with the Silver Anniversary model, long after the Midyears ended, I was able to work in a section of “historic” Corvettes that include the 1963 Grand Sports, the 1963 Corvette Z06 and the 1967 L88.

Continue reading [GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (49 Corvette photos) at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

[ACCIDENT] C6 Corvette is One of Five Cars Damaged in Oakland Police Chase

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 3:55pm

Photo Credit: Henry K. Lee / Twitter

A police chase in California ended Wednesday with a five-vehicle crash, including a C6 Corvette, briefly shutting down the westbound connector between Highway 24 and I-580 in Oakland.

Oakland police were chasing two suspects being sought in connection with illegal firearm possession when the crash occurred.

Continue reading [ACCIDENT] C6 Corvette is One of Five Cars Damaged in Oakland Police Chase at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

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