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  1. Return of StudebakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Fox News

    ... modern car. Built on a tube-frame chassis, there's a 620hp supercharged 6.2-liter V8 from a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 behind its signature nose, Brembo brakes, modern low-profile tires on 19-inch wheels, and a Fabspeed performance exhaust system. ...

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  2. 2015 Chevrolet CorvetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette enters its second year, and a host of changes come with it: the six-speed automatic is replaced by an eight-speed; the Atlantic convertible and Pacific coupe Design packages are introduced; a Performance Data Recorder is available; various appearance add-ons are now available; and, last but not least, the Z06 coupe and convertible are introduced. The Corvette is Chevrolet's flagship sports car, now in its seventh generation.

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  3. 1959 Chevrolet Impala - Truly TimelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Hot Rod Magazine

    Guess you could say we're big fans of 1959 Chevrolet Impalas. You probably noticed the red mild custom cruiser rolling across these pages for the past several months.

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  4. Between heaven and Hellcat: A week with 707 horsepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    ... fob that limits you to well over double what the Mustang GT pumped out. This isn't a new idea - the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 introduced in 1990 had a lower-powered "valet key" that cut the power available to the parking attendant driving off in your ...

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  5. Did The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Lap The 'Ring In Just 6:59.13?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | BenzConnection

    Earlier this week we received word that the 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R had lapped the NA1 4rburgring in a time of 7:32.19 , which if accurate would mean the car is substantially quicker than Chevrolet's Camaro Z/28 around a track and on pace with supercars like the Ferrari 458 Italia. Well, we now have rumors of a new NA1 4rburgring lap time that if accurate makes the Mustang seem downright pedestrian.

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  6. 650 supercharged horses elevate the Corvette Z06 from sports car to supercarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Overcompensating Corvette guy or not, there's something for everyone to love in the fast, grip-y, and engaging Z06. When tasked with describing the automotive orgy of sound, fury, and bombast that was the late, great Corvette ZR1, auto writers everywhere struggled to earn their keep.

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  7. Make YOUR Prediction - Corvette C7 Z06 Nordschleife TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Motor Trend

    What do you think the C7 Z06 will do at the 'Ring? For reference, here are some times... Radical SR8LM - 6:48.00 Radical SR8 - 6:55.00 Porsche 918 Spyder - 6:57.00 Nissan GT-R Nismo - 7:08.68 Gumpert Apollo Sport - 7:11.57 Dodge Viper SRT-10 ACR - 7:12.13 Lexus LFA Nurburgring Package - 7:14.64 Donkervoort D8 RS - 7:14.89 Porsche 911 GT2 RS - 7:18.00 Radical SR3 Turbo - 7:19.00 Nissan GT-R - 7:19.10 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 - 7:19.63 Just a note, the time for the GT-R Nismo is for a car that has a lot of option$. Don't use times set for a "normal" Nismo as a basis for the Z06's time/guess.

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  8. Exclusive First Photos: The Mid-Engined C8 Corvette Is HappeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Car & Driver

    Behold, mid-engine Corvette fans: The car you've waited patiently for Chevrolet to build has finally evolved beyond titillating concepts to the engineering mule revealed here. An 82-second strike by our recon op resulted in 15 frames before security narcs dropped the curtain on this black test car - with its two occupants still inside.

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  9. Mid-Engined Chevrolet Corvette Spy ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | MotorAuthority

    It looks like all the rumors are about to prove true: a very early test mule for what appears to be a large mid-engined car has been spotted testing near a General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] facility in the U.S. MUST SEE: Dodge Hellcat Runs Against Chevy Corvette Z06 On The Street: Video Several images posted on Car and Driver show the test mule whose body has been composed from several vehicles, including a Holden Commodore Ute for the front and rear sections and what looks like the current C7 Corvette's mid-section. Of course, hidden behind the two-seat cabin is likely to be a V-8 powerplant.

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  10. eBay Find of the Day: Mario Andretti's personal 2009 Corvette ZR1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Autoblog

    With victory in the the Indianapolis 500 , a Formula 1 World Championship, a win in the Daytona 500 and too many other motorsports accomplishments to list, Mario Andretti stands among not just the greatest American racing drivers of all time, but the greatest drivers, full stop. Apparently, the champ is also a fan of speed when not on the track, because now there's a chance to own what is said tobe his personal 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 with just 12,872 miles on the clock.

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  11. The coolest 25-year-old cars you can import to the United States in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | AutoWeek

    ... torque. All that power was channeled to the pavement through a six-speed ZF manual gearbox out of the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. That made it an occassional favorite of UK's criminals, who we imagine had melodious Cockney accents just like Guy Ritchie ...

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  12. How the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... to overcome import prestige. Keep reading to learn how the Ferrari-chasing technology in the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 works. The Corvette has appeared more than once on TV and in movies, but it shows up most often in music. From Prince's "Little ...

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  13. Chevy's 2015 Camaro ZL1 is the poor man's Corvette ZR1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Chevrolet 's 2015 Camaro ZL1 can best be described as the poor man's ZR1 Corvette. Why? Well for starters is has the same, but detuned, 6.2L, supercharged V8 engine as the two-seat Vette.

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  14. Chevy's 2015 Camaro ZL1 is the poor man's Corvette ZR1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Chevrolet 's 2015 Camaro ZL1 can best be described as the poor man's ZR1 Corvette. Why? Well for starters is has the same, but detuned, 6.2L, supercharged V8 engine as the two-seat Vette.

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  15. [VIDEO] The 2009 Corvette ZR1 Blue Devil Returns Home to the National Corvette MuseumRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Corvettes

    Last week at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas , the National Corvette Museum's Sinkhole was a topic of conversation for many Corvette enthusiasts but this time its in the news for all the right reasons. Chevrolet used the spotlight of SEMA to showcase the completed restoration of the 2009 Corvette ZR1 Blue Devil prototype that was damaged after falling into the sinkhole that opened up in the middle of the NCM's skydome in February.

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  16. Chevrolet Corvette Vision Gran Turismo Teased OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Automobile Magazine

    The cars in the Vision Gran Turismo series have pushed the boundaries of vehicle design. After all, the sky's the limit when you're styling a car for a video game.

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  17. This Week's Top Photos: The 2014 SEMA Show EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | MotorAuthority

    ... in February has been restored and was presented this week at SEMA. The car is a prototype for the C6 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 , known affectionately as the Blue Devil. Lexus had some mean RC coupes on show at SEMA. One of the craziest was the RC 350 ...

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  18. Back from the dead: Chevrolet restores the first of eight 'sinkhole' CorvettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Digital Trends

    After several Corvettes were tragically swallowed by the Earth earlier this year, Chevrolet has released one of them with a clean bill of health. The 2009 Corvette ZR1, nicknamed 'Blue Devil,' is currently being showcased at the 2014 SEMA Show, and is the first of eight to be repaired and rehabilitated by the American automaker.

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  19. SLP revives Yenko name with supercharged 2015 427 CamaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... Limited to just 50 units, manual-trans-equipped Yenkos benefit from the six-speed unit used on the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 . Five-spoke Torq-Thrust-style wheels are shod in meaty Goodyear rubber, which themselves feature retro-cool raised white ...

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  20. First of the 'Sinkhole Corvettes' is fully restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... , or Safari . Once the most powerful Corvette ever, and then nearly a pile of rubble, this 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 'Blue Devil' is the first of the 'Sinkhole Corvettes' to be fully restored. Currently on display at the 2014 SEMA Show in Las ...

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