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 …

Classic Sky Blue Corvette from the Forgotten Corvette Collection
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Lost VH1 Corvettes Being Raffled to Help Veterans

In 1989 VH1, the cable television music channel had the crazy idea to put together a national sweepstake for thirty-six Chevrolet Corvette models, one for each year of production. A Corvette was represented from 1953 to 1989 for the contest. So, people called in to order their $2 raffle tickets. Since then, the Corvette collection …

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 …

Genovation GXE Electric Corvette
Hybrids & Electrics

How Does the Electric Corvette Go So Fast?

Not everyone loves the idea of an electric Corvette. But the Genovation GXE fully electric Corvette has set two land speed records. It’s insanely fast, reaching top speeds of over 200 miles per hour. But how does an electric car go so fast? What kind of system can create this kind of power––and be worth …

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 …

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The C6 Corvette is Reliable, But Can You Afford It?

Just like the Ford F-150, the Chevrolet Corvette is one of America’s favorite cars. One of the most popular models is the C6 Corvette as it’s fast, fun, and, with the proper care and maintenance, it can be very reliable. In fact, there have been C6 Corvettes that have racked up 200,000 miles. So we …

Red 1968 Opel GT, driving down the road, side view
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The Opel GT Is an Affordable Classic Baby Corvette

Even before its move to mid-engine, the Chevrolet Corvette was a desirable sports car. Although the new C8 is definitely the fastest, the other gens still have something to offer. The C5, for example, makes a great budget track car. And the C2 ‘Stingray’ and later C3 models still inspire the Corvette’s design. With the …

A 2020 Corvette C8 on stage at a car show
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Artist Renders New Corvette with Classic Cues

The new Chevrolet Corvette C8 is a total departure from anything the Corvette had ever previously had in its lineage. It is now a mid-engine being. All previous Corvettes were front-engine muscle machines. Still, the name hung on, as did a vague resemblance in the rear lights to the prior Corvettes. Aside from that, nothing …

2002 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
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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 …

The Corvette logo was into a wall hanging and is spotlighted from above
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This 1983 Corvette Might Be The Rarest Corvette Ever

Ask a Corvette aficionado about the history of the fourth generation (C4) Chevy Corvette, and they will probably begin by telling you that the C4 Corvette was available from 1984 to 1996. It was a total rework of the previous generation C3 that had been around since the 1960s for Chevrolet. All of that is true. But ask …

Cadillac XLR
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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
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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
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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 …

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The Coolest Hidden Designs of the C8 Corvette

The all-new mid-engine C8 Corvette has been long anticipated by enthusiasts for several years, and when it finally debuted it had a lot to offer, including some hidden designs. The C8 offered power, performance, and an all-new styling that brought the classic muscle car into the modern generation of sportscars. While there are a few …

People gather around to look at the new Chevy C8 Corvette
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Top Ten List of 2020’s Biggest Auction Sales So Far

2020 is still young. But, the global economic collapse due to the COVID-19 pandemic has many auto enthusiasts debating whether it is a good time to buy or sell a car right now. Yet, the strange thing about car auctions is that historic and rare cars will always remain historic and rare. So, those types of cars will always command a …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible
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Chevrolet Corvette Versus the W Motors Fenyr

In days gone by, if a buyer wanted a two-seat sports car, the most common top-of-mind thoughts were either Italian, British, or American manufactured vehicles. However, in this day in age, 3D printing, plentiful venture capitalists, and developing nations in the world taking their place have all led to a lot more offerings of two-seaters. That’s where W …

Meek Mills 2018 Rolls Royce Phantom | All-In Challenge
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Buy These Celebrity Cars: Fight Hunger From COVID-19

The “All-In Challenge” lets you bid for personal prized possessions and once-in-a-lifetime experiences from celebrities, sports figures, sports teams, musicians, and entertainers. The online auctions raise money that will then go towards food for recently unemployed. Also elderly and vulnerable due to the coronavirus crisis will have food donated. All of the donated money from …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette
Hybrids & Electrics

There’s a C8 Corvette Hybrid In the Works

Although C8 Chevy Corvette production has been put on pause due to Corvid-19, the newly mid-engine sports car has already made plenty of positive impressions. The interior is truly luxurious, and the C8 Corvette is quick enough to keep up with the likes of the Porsche 911. However, recently mules have spotted that suggest an …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette
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Is the C8 Chevy Corvette Having Some Quality Problems?

With the 2020 C8 Chevy Corvette being the first mid-engine ‘Vette, GM was obviously feeling the pressure to perform. Luckily, the new Corvette appears to be a hit, with solid reviews and orders for 2020 models closed due to demand. Unfortunately, with any major update—especially one like this—there’s always the risk of teething issues. And …

2020 Porsche Taycan
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The Cars That Really Do Meet Their 0-60 Times

Just because your car’s published 0-60 time is quick doesn’t mean it’ll actually be that fast on the street. Even electric cars can struggle to match the 0-60 times the pros put out. But there are cars that can genuinely back up the performance they claim to have. And you don’t even necessarily need Ferrari-levels …

Chevrolet Aveo
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What The Top Three 2020 Presidential Candidates Drive

Every four years, United States presidential candidates try to get the attention of the media as much as possible to pontificate. Their speaking engagements, television interviews, town halls, and bus tours are all arranged so that the voters for the next election can get a better sense of who the candidates are and the direction …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette
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The 2020 Corvette Is Probably More Comfortable Than You Think

It’s safe to say a lot of people were looking forward to the mid-engine 2020 Corvette. And, so far as speed goes, Chevy’s redesigned sports car seems to satisfy. But Corvettes aren’t only about straight-line speed. They’re also meant to be comfortable enough to live with on a daily basis. And it seems like that’s …

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray interior
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Does the 2020 Corvette Finally Have a World-Class Interior?

The Chevrolet Corvette has been dazzling drivers with its scintillating performance, surprising utility, and outstanding value for over 60 years. But the quintessential American sports car continually faltered in one key aspect—interior quality. Compared to European competitors such as the Porsche 911, the interior of Corvettes suffered from subpar fit-and-finish and a lack of high-end …

Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye vs. Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 vs. Chevy Camaro ZL1 1LE
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Beefiest American Muscle Cars of 2020

Whether you love them or not, there is a spot in everyone’s heart for a classic American muscle car. Year after year, generation after generation, American manufacturers have been tweaking, updating and improving their muscle cars to offer more style, more power, and more performance. Here’s our 2020 lineup of the beefiest American muscle cars …

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This Powerful American Favorite Isn’t a Real Supercar

When it comes to American sports cars, you probably think of Challengers, Mustangs, and Corvettes. When it comes to Supercars, you probably think of McLarens, Ferraris, and Lamborghini. Somewhere in there, one car got lost in translation, and it seems to be stuck between titles: the Corvette Z06. While there is a lot of ambiguity …

Red C8 Corvette on stage with rays of light
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This is the Most Affordable New Supercar to Hit the Market

Midengine Power, Chevy Styling The release of a mid-engine Corvette has been long promised and undoubtedly overdue. In January at the Rolex 24 in Daytona, Florida Chevrolet officially debuted the new 2020 C8 Corvette, which will be the most affordable brand new supercar to hit the market. The new 6.2L LT2 motor is a classic …

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These Cars Have a Reputation for Danger

When it comes to buying new cars, safety is usually a huge factor for buyers. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new or used car, safety is usually one thing no one is willing to sacrifice. These days, though, cars have gotten incredibly safe. At least as long as you wear your seatbelt. But if …

A portrait of Olympic and IAAF World Championship Gold medal wiinning 200 metres and 400 metres sprinter Michael Johnson of the United States standing alongside his Chevrolet Corvette C4 Coupe
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The Most Ridiculous C4 Corvette You’ll Ever See

Sometimes, the things people will do to a gorgeous car are downright heartbreaking. When the mod involves a stunning piece of machinery like the Chevy Corvette it can make you want to cry, unless of course, you can see a method to the madness. C4 Corvette fans won’t believe what’s become of one 1984 model. …