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With GM Cutting Cars, Is Corvette Next?
With GM Cutting Cars, Is Corvette Next?

  Here's an easy way to set off a firestorm ... get people frightened that GM is going to kill the Corvette. We're not doing that here, but rumors persist.The reality is that the Corvette is one of GM's most valuable brands, and that the car isn't going out of production, regardless of whether...Read More»

Danic Patrick's Got Milk
Link Love From The Car Connection: Win A One-Off Corvette, Danica Patrick's Moustache, And Jesse James Is Still Kicking

Intervention time -- Sad fact: one of your TCC staffers has a 1977 AMC Pacer sitting in his garage. Also sad: the engine hasn't turned over since 1997, and it only has three tires, but he still can't bear to sell the damn thing. Worst of all: now he can blame his addiction on a hormone imbalance...Read More»

2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport
First Look: 2010 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

The Corvette is getting a wider body and a tighter suspension for 2010--and it's on the road today as the General celebrates the Corvette Birthday Bash today at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky. The new Grand Sport shares the name of five racing prototypes that ur-Vette guru Zora...Read More»

Autobot Bumblebee from Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Link Love From The Car Connection: Corvette Stingrays, K-Bags, And More Koala Action

It's Thursday: only 36 more hours of convincing your cubicle buddies that you're working really hard on...well, something. Good luck with that. But really, what's in a name? -- After we mentioned yesterday that trucks from Chevrolet, Dodge, and Nissan took serious hits in the Insurance Institute...Read More»

1999 GM (Specialty Vehicles) EV1
GM Names Its Top 10 Production Cars

As it preps for its 100th anniversary celebration in a few weeks, General Motors has been digging through its archives to name its top 10 production cars built in its history. There are some familiar names on the list--maybe you've heard of the Corvette or the Chevy Bel Air? Other choices are a...Read More»

2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: First Drive

Dear reader, there's really no chance that you're some run-of-the-mill consumer searching for information on a car you're likely to buy. We know the truth. You want to know what it's like to drive the uber-Vette you've been reading about or otherwise drooling over for a couple years. Well, Buckie...Read More»

2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: Track Time Video!

We're just a few hours away from the 12:01 a.m. embargo stamp on the first drive of the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1--and resident leadfoot Rex Roy's pieced together this footage from his drive of the 638-horsepower supercar last week at GM's proving ground in Michigan. While you're waiting with...Read More»

2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
Speaking of Embargoes, the Corvette ZR1 Is Nigh

While we're on the subject of embargoes, you're probably keen to find out that the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 is about to fly onto Web pages and newsstands everywhere--on August 20, at 12:01 a.m., to be precise. How do we know that? has our spot reserved for the first drive of...Read More»

Corvette Z06 time slip
Corvette Z06: It's a Great Country

Where else on Earth where you can walk into a dealership, plunk down $72,125, and drive away in a car capable of 12-second quarter-miles and mid-24+ mpg on the highway when you pedal softly? Nowhere, that's where. Is this is a great country or what? It's no secret that I like Corvettes and am...Read More»

2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
Your 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1: $103,000

You've been fighting, scrapping, waiting, and drooling for every detail on the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. Well, brace yourself for a biggie: The ZR1's base price tag will be $103,000. Add the $1,700 gas-guzzler tax and you're looking at $104,700. Now that you've stopped swooning, I'll go ahead...Read More»

2007 Chevrolet Corvette Special Editions
Chevy Pairs Corvette Specials for Chicago

Chevrolet’s twin Corvettes at next week’s Chicago auto show will be special editions, not the long-rumored Blue Devil, or mid-engined Corvette, or V-6 version, or any of the other mythical Corvettes reported breathlessly elsewhere (and here, once – oops!). The coppery Corvette Indianapolis...Read More»

2004 Chrysler ME4-12 concept
2004 Detroit Show, Part I

2004 Detroit Auto Show Coverage (1/4/2004) Chrysler Drops Bombshell with ME4-12 Chrysler Group executives wowed an audience of hard-to-please journalists with a completely new supercar, the last and grandest concept car to be presented on the stand. The Chrysler ME Four-Twelve — which stands for...Read More»

1999 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
1999 Woodward Dream Cruise, Part III

Look at me, look at me! You’ll have to excuse this anxious driver. The post-War, German-made Isetta was not only a little, um, odd-looking, but it was one of the smallest cars on the road, then or now. Among its many unusual features was the front-opening door. This particular Isetta was...Read More»

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