2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray revealed in blue lighting
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The History of Shark-Inspired Cars

The Discovery channel promotes its Shark Week every year for the last 30 years. People look forward to mid-summer to get their fix on shark shows. Automakers have designed some strange things over the years and other dream cars. Some were a little embarrassing, and others became icons.  Many people don’t know that automotive designers use sharks and fish …

2020 Dodge Challenger SRT up close front detail shot of the grill and headlights
Sedans & Coupes

You Can’t Go Wrong With These 3 Cars Under $100,000

If you’re looking to spend more than $100,000 on a high-performance car, these three cars likely aren’t on your list. Maybe they should be, though. These three cars offer plenty of high-performance power along with a more affordable style. Here’s a look at the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, 2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody, and 2022 Chevrolet Corvette …

Three 2020 Dodge Challengers, red, white, and blue are on the track side by side.

C8 Corvette and Dodge Demon Go to the Track, Results May Surprise

The new, mid-engine, C8 Corvette has been all of the automotive news for the last year. The newest Corvette launched just before the global COVID-19 pandemic hit the scene. So, many people that had placed orders are only now receiving them. Consequently, automotive YouTubers have only recently been able to create content with the Corvette. …

A red Corvette rounds a turn on a mountain pass.

Can a 2020 Corvette Be Prepared For Track Use Easily

The 2020 Corvette was the hotly anticipated launch of the newest generation of the sportscar. The new Corvette is a mid-engine car, a change from legacy generations. But, it is still a sportscar. So, many people will take it to the track. However, can a new Corvette be prepared for track use easily? Only 5 …

A white Corvette at a car show display

This 1963 Corvette Has an Ultra Rare Option

The second generation of the Chevrolet Corvette was launched in 1963. The whole new design included a split rear window for the coupe. The Corvette was only produced for one year with that split rear window. So, the split window 1963 Corvette is rare on its own. But, there is one ultra-rare option that was available for 1963. This …

2002 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
Cars

A C5 Corvette Is a Great Budget Race Car

While the latest mid-engine C8 is an honest supercar competitor, the other Corvette generations have their own charms. True, older ‘Vettes don’t have the latest tech or as nice of an interior. However, as with other used performance cars like the Porsche Cayman and BMW 3-Series, they’re significantly cheaper. Enough that they’re on-par in budget …

Cadillac XLR
Cars

Cadillac XLR Revival Rendered on Corvette Chassis

A little over a week ago, I wrote about an interview that Bob Lutz did for the MotoMan TV Youtube channel. In it, he discusses his experience with the development of the C7 Corvette. There was a moment in that video where he mentions that the C7 was planned to have a Cadillac counterpart. That never came to fruition. …

1993 Chevrolet Corvette 40th anniversary
Cars

Forgotten But Affordable 1990s Two-Seaters

Many households have more than one car. Sometimes that additional car or two is for fun weekend driving or events. For those, often, a two-seater fits the “fun” requirement. Inevitably, the search will begin for an affordable one to purchase that is fondly remembered from the recent past. So, what two-seaters are out there from …

2020 Porsche 718 Cayman S vs. 2020 Chevrolet Corvette
Cars

The New Corvette Still Fails in These Key Categories Against the Porsche 718 Cayman S

The launch of the 2020 C8 Chevy Corvette hasn’t exactly been smooth-sailing, even before the COVID-19-related problems. However, considering how drastic a departure the mid-engine C8 is from previous Corvettes, some quality issues can be forgiven. The move to mid-engine, though, changes more than just the car’s dynamics and looks. Traditionally, the Corvette was always …