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 |  Oct 09 2013, 9:32 PM

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A leaked image of what some believe to be the engine bound for Chevrolet’s next range-topping Corvette is circulating.

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 |  Oct 07 2013, 6:02 PM

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The Chevrolet Corvette’s initial supply will be limited and unsold units aren’t expected to be sitting on dealer lots until spring at the earliest.

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 |  Oct 04 2013, 1:02 PM

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Stick-shiftable cars are disappearing from even the most enthusiast-driven of vehicles as interest in rowing gears wanes. 

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 |  Oct 03 2013, 1:37 PM

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Chevrolet has announced that public plant tours at the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant will be resuming on October 14, 2013.

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 |  Sep 14 2013, 12:01 PM

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The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is undergoing testing in Europe prior to going on sale, and it appears that the American automaker made a stop at the Nürburgring with its newest sports car.

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 |  Sep 14 2013, 8:01 AM

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At the Mecum auction in Dallas, TX, a 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible L88 went for a record-setting $3.2 million.

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 |  Aug 31 2013, 12:00 PM

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We are back with this week’s instalment of AutoGuide’s interactive weekly feature ‘Commute, Toy or Destroy’.

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 |  Aug 29 2013, 3:19 PM

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Does the idea of a Chevorlet Corvette hybrid make you laugh? General Motors President Mark Reuss recently made it clear that idea isn’t as far fetched as it sounds.

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 |  Aug 29 2013, 2:47 PM

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Chevrolet is already hard at work on its next-generation Corvette Z06, which will likely be called the Z07.

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 |  Aug 27 2013, 4:01 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is upgrading its probe on the Chevrolet Corvette over faulty headlights to an engineering analysis.

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 |  Aug 24 2013, 12:00 PM

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We are back with this week’s installment of AutoGuide’s interactive weekly feature ‘Commute, Toy or Destroy’.

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 |  Aug 24 2013, 10:02 AM

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The chief engineer for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Tadge Jeuchter, has said that the Stingray won’t serve to spawn any other nameplates.

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 |  Aug 21 2013, 2:02 PM

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For the most part, if you’re getting behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, the last thing on your mind is fuel efficiency. So why might the great American sports car end up with stop-start engine technology?

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 |  Jul 18 2013, 8:45 AM

Pistons need not apply


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The history of the automobile has been dominated by vehicles equipped with piston-firing engines.

Rarely does something completely different come along, and when it does, it usually fails miserably. One attempt to reinvent the passenger vehicle engine may have not had the smoothest of rides, but did last in the automotive industry for over 50 years and is rumored to be making a comeback soon.

We are talking about the Rotary engine. Lacking pistons, spinning furiously and making a noise that can’t be mistaken for anything else; the Rotary has developed a cult-like following over the decades. And why not? Some rotary powered vehicles may have been utter failures, but others were masterpieces of their time. Here is a list of our top ten rotary powered vehicles.

 |  Jul 17 2013, 9:32 AM

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The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray has arrived in Europe, but unfortunately, European automotive enthusiasts can’t get their hands on it just yet.

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 |  Jul 14 2013, 2:32 PM

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This week’s installment of ‘Commute, Toy or Destroy’ includes three iconic American sports cars – one from each of the Big Three.

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 |  Jul 11 2013, 5:02 PM

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Fisher-Price has announced its Power Wheels version of the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.

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 |  Jul 08 2013, 4:18 PM

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According to the EPA, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray equipped with a seven-speed manual transmission will get 17 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.

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 |  Jul 08 2013, 12:02 PM

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Chevrolet will likely unveil the hardcore version of its new C7 Corvette and Corvette C7.R race car at an upcoming auto show.

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 |  Jun 28 2013, 4:01 PM

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Production of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is kicking off with a special ‘Premiere Edition’ model limited to just 500 units.

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 |  May 31 2013, 8:11 PM

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General Motors North America President Mark Reuss will go behind the wheel of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Pace Car in the Chevrolet Indy Dual in Detroit this weekend.

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 |  May 30 2013, 9:02 AM

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Yesterday, you saw the Bugatti Veyron that will be starring in the upcoming Transformers 4 movie, and now there’s an electric green Chevrolet Corvette Stingray added to the cast.

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 |  May 28 2013, 12:30 PM

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GM just officially announced that the all-new 2014 Corvette Stingray will boast 460 hp: an output figure 10 hp greater than the initial estimate. 

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 |  May 26 2013, 1:15 PM

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As the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray’s production gets underway, the American automaker has finally released final specifications on its newest sports car.

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