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2017 C8 Corvette could be a mid-engine beast

2017 C8 Corvette could be a mid-engine beast

The Chevrolet Corvette has been around for decades now and one thing that each iteration of the car has had in common is a front mounted engine. In the automotive world, you can have front, mid, and rear engines and there are fantastic sports cars in each of those categories. Think Porsche 911 for rear-engine, Corvette (and a plethora of others) for front engine, and mostly exotics like Ferrari and a few others for mid-engine.

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Here’s how much the 2015 Corvette Z06 will cost you

Here’s how much the 2015 Corvette Z06 will cost you

Chevrolet has been teasing us with 2015 Corvette Z06 details for months now, with headline figures like 650HP to whet our appetite, but its taken until now for the number we've arguably been most interested in: the price. As the most powerful Corvette that Chevrolet has ever produced, estimates had been high, and so the actual figures may come as something of a surprise.

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Chevy turns 2015 Corvette into an anti-valet CCTV strongbox

Chevy turns 2015 Corvette into an anti-valet CCTV strongbox

If you're lucky enough to own a Corvette then you probably also have sleepless nights at the thought of handing over the keys to valets and parking lot attendants: after all, 460 HP has a siren call of its own. Tick the Performance Data Recorder option, however - the track day camera and telemetry system we tested out earlier this year - when you buy your 2015 Corvette, however, and there's now a Valet Mode to foil such hijinks.

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Chevrolet teases next-gen 2016 Volt with January reveal

Chevrolet teases next-gen 2016 Volt with January reveal

Chevrolet's 2016 Volt will make its debut in January at the North American International Auto Show, the company has confirmed, updating the range-extended hybrid. The new car will build on the existing Volt's combination of an electric powertrain with a gas-powered engine that operates as a backup generator to prolong drive time even when the batteries are flat.

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2014 Camaro Z/28 first-drive

2014 Camaro Z/28 first-drive

Chevrolet has resurrected a legend, with the Camaro Z/28 finally granting its muscle car the badge enthusiast drivers have been crying out for. Building on the seven-liter V8 LS7 engine from the old Corvette Z06, Chevy’s engineers hand-squeeze out 505 horsepower and 481 pounds per foot of torque, mounted in an aero-treated body that’s been built for speed and downforce. So, when Chevrolet called to see if I wanted to be among the first to drive the Z/28 on the track, I didn’t say no.

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2015 Corvette Z06 hits 650HP: Sets GM record

2015 Corvette Z06 hits 650HP: Sets GM record

Chevrolet's 2015 Corvette Z06 was always going to be powerful, but the upcoming supercar has had its 6.2L V8 supercharged LT4 engine officially rated, and it's mustering a massive 650 horsepower. The car was expected to deliver in excess of 625HP, Chevrolet said back in January when it took the wraps off the coupe, but has comfortably exceeded that.

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2015 Chevrolet Trax small-SUV arrives with small-car agility

2015 Chevrolet Trax small-SUV arrives with small-car agility

This week at the New York International Auto Show, Chevy announced that they’ll be bringing the Trax to their collection of small vehicles. This new Small SUV will be a global vehicle, arriving here in New York for the first time today. This is Chevrolet’s seventh small-vehicle launch in less than four years - if you’re counting.

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2015 Chevrolet Cruze bakes Siri in the dash

2015 Chevrolet Cruze bakes Siri in the dash

The New York Auto Show kicks off this week, and GM is bringing the new 2015 Chevrolet Cruze along complete with a preloaded passenger in the shape of iPhone's Siri. The updated Cruze gets a facelift on the outside and OnStar 4G LTE baked in, with the Chevy able to share its connection as a WiFi hotspot to up to seven devices.

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2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible revealed

2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible revealed

The new 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible has been revealed, the 625 HP droptop version of the Z06 coupe announced back in January, with Chevrolet promising no compromise in performance despite the missing roof. In fact, the 2015 Z06 Convertible is 20-percent stiffer than the old, fixed-roof Z06, Chevrolet claims, and demanded no structural changes over its hard-top sibling. Under the hood is the new LT4 6.2L supercharged V8.

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First 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 auction to benefit cancer charity

First 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 auction to benefit cancer charity

Chevrolet has been auctioning off special cars to benefit charity for a number of years. The automaker auctioned off the very first 2014 Stingray Corvette convertible to benefit charity last year and raised $1 million. Chevy is set to auction off another very special car this year.

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Corvette sinkhole extraction underway at National Corvette Museum

Corvette sinkhole extraction underway at National Corvette Museum

Not too long ago a massive sinkhole opened up underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The massive sinkhole swallowed multiple limited edition collector Corvette models that were on display. As large as the sinkhole is, it was surprising that only eight of the many cars on display were affected by the sinkhole.

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2015 Corvette Z06 and Z07 Performance supercars official

2015 Corvette Z06 and Z07 Performance supercars official

Chevrolet has unveiled the 2015 Corvette Z06, taking the Corvette Stingray into true supercar territory with 625+ HP from a supercharged 6.2L engine, and set to hit dealerships from early 2015. The hotly-anticipated car was revealed at the North American International Auto Show today, in addition to the new Z07 performance package aimed at those using the car for track driving, and which Chevrolet says, in its testing, has already out-performed the 2014 Corvette ZR1.

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