Top Viral News Stories of the Week: August 17 - 24, 2014

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu
The 2015 Corvette Z06 will deliver unprecedented levels of aerodynamic downforce, at least 625 horsepower from an all-new supercharged engine, and an all-new, high-performance eight-speed automatic transmission, and the suite of advanced driver technologies introduced on the Corvette Stingray.

Through social media, some stories have a life of their own. has compiled a list of this week’s most shared stories through Facebook, Twitter and Google+.

Pricing on the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 was announced and instantly became one of the most shared stories of the week while rumors of an Alfa Romeo 6C sports car that will take on the Jaguar F-Type also became quite popular. Lastly, spy photos of a Hyundai Genesis coupe mule testing for the next-generation model also captured plenty of attention.

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Priced from $78,995

Chevrolet’s most powerful car ever, the 2015 Corvette Z06, has been assigned a price tag of at least $78,995 including destination.

Alfa Romeo 6C Planned as Jaguar F-Type Fighter

The Alfa Romeo 4C will start arriving U.S. dealerships soon but an even hotter model might be in tow.

2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Spy Photos Reveal a Much Larger Car

Sporting some unique bodywork the 2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe has been caught undergoing early testing.

Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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