C8 Corvette interior in Cool Gray with Strike Yellow accents
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Chevy Is Fixing The Worst Thing About The C8 Corvette

Since the C8 Corvette debuted in 2020 it has been almost universally praised. But there is one thing that many don’t like until they drive it, and that is the center console. Known as the “buttress” it’s the sweeping console with all of those buttons. Some call it “the wall of switches.” Whatever you want …

Chevrolet's first mid-engine GTLM race car, the Corvette C8.R, makes a surprise debut Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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The Corvette C8 Might Be the Last Gas-Powered Car to Win This Award

The 2020 Corvette C8 marks the eighth generation of this iconic American-made sports car. After several experimental Chevrolet Engineering Research Vehicle prototypes, it’s the first mid-engine model since the Corvette’s introduction in 1953. It’s also General Motors’ first mid-engine sports car since the automaker discontinued the Pontiac Fiero in 1988. The Chevrolet Corvette‘s design also …

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Watch: Guy Fixes Wrecked 2020 Corvette With Ramen Noodles

C’mon, you’ve seen the YouTube videos, right? Those guys that fix chipped wooden tables, busted porcelain sinks, and car bodies using Ramen noodles? It’s almost like a challenge to see how good they can get the finished product to look with Ramen noodles as a cosmetic filler. It beats the high price of replacing whatever …

S1 Project Spyder built on C8 Corvette Chassis
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The C8 Corvette is Pandora’s Box and Ares Design Opened It

The C8 Corvette was big news when it dropped last year. THE American sports car going from the beefy front-engined tire-eater to a European-looking mid-engined supercar almost broke the poor old Corvette folks. Grown men and women were tripping over themselves to buy the last front-engined Corvette for 10 times more than MSRP – It …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible
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2020 Corvette: GM Issues Stop Delivery Order Over Brake Issue

MotorBiscuit just posted earlier today about the 2020 C8 Corvette engines breaking valve springs. This post is about, yet, another problem Corvettes and other GM cars are facing. This involves GM vehicles experiencing brake sensor contamination leading to other problems. Because of this GM has issued a “stop delivery” order over the brake issue. It …

Hybrids & Electrics

C8 Corvette “E-Ray” Coming in 2023

Everyone knew a hybrid Corvette would be coming, we just needed more details. Now we have them. Internally code-named “eAWD” the E-Ray will be coming in 2023. The “AWD” portion of the code name means it is an all-wheel-drive system. So each front wheel will have its own electric motor. The battery pack will be …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray driving down the Las Vegas strip
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The Hottest Pace Car You’ll Want in Your Driveway

The Indy 500 may have been temporarily delayed, but enthusiasts everywhere were eager for the spectacle on August 23. This month, the Corvette C8 was announced as this year’s pace car, Road and Track reports. Corvettes have a long history as Indy 500 pace cars — and with its incredible power and sleek design, the C8 did not disappoint. The …

2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette
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Report: Chevy Stops Delivery Of All Corvette C8s

We’ve been on this 2020 Corvette flying frunk mystery for a while. Now it seems it’s no longer a mystery to Chevy as it concludes there is a problem. A big problem. As we reported a number of YouTube dashcam videos are showing frunks randomly flying open while driving. It’s not a conspiracy it’s just …

People take a closer look after the unveiling of the 2020 mid-engine C8 Corvette Stingray
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This Guy Just Paid $280,000 For A 2020 Corvette

How much would you pay for a 2020 C8 Corvette? We’ve seen them for sale recently ranging from around $80,000 to $120,000. We haven’t looked further to see if that’s for a place in line or for an actual mid-engine Corvette. For as popular as they are in the US, how do you think the …

Mark Reuss, president of General Motors Company, unveils the 2020 Chevy C8 Corvette Stingray
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2020 Corvette Owners Bumped To 2021 Will Pay More

If you’re on the list for a 2020 Corvette we don’t feel too sorry for you. But be aware that if your order gets bumped to a 2021 Corvette you’ll have to pay more for certain options. That’s because those options have increased year-over-year. That’s how GM rolls lately. Just because you ordered your car …

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The New C8 Corvette Just Got Better

Chevrolet teased us with the release of a mid-engine Corvette for years, and when the C8 was finally released, we were anything but disappointed. A 6.2L LT2 V8 already packed a punch of 495hp and no one is yet to complain about power. Most of the complaints about the car have been in regard to …

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The New Corvette C8 May Not Be As Great As It Seems

Chevrolet has been promising the addition of a mid-engine Corvette to it’s a long line of Corvettes, and 2020 is the year. Moving from a traditionally front-engine set up to a mid-engine set up was a controversial departure from a long lineage of Corvettes. The choice has not been without some push-back, but whether you …