It’s been my belief that if the Corvette team is working on adaptive aerodynamics or active aero, that it’s most likely a feature destined for the mid-engine Corvette which is expected sometime in 2019. But these new engineering drawings from a GM patent application in May 2016 suggest that we may be seeing Adaptive Aerodynamics on the C7 2018 Corvette ZR1.
The best racing in North America can be found in the GTLM class in IMSA’s WeatherTech SportsCar Championship series. Last week, five manufacturers (Chevrolet, Ford, Porsche, Ferrari and BMW) slugged it out for 12 hours on the brutal concrete track that once upon a time served as an air base for B-17 Flying Fortresses during WWII.
Against all odds, Corvette Racing never gave up and the No.3 Corvette C7.R won the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring in dramatic fashion for the 3rd consecutive year.
If you happen to have three-quarters of a million dollars lying around and want to spend it on a Genovation electric Corvette, listen up for new details about the wheels that will be coming on your shiny new set of wheels.
Genovation, which hopes to start producing its GXE based on the C7 Corvette in 2019, announced Monday that it will use carbon fiber wheels from Carbon Revolution.
In 2015 Chevy offered the Atlantic Design Package for the Corvette, a “check-the-box” feature which set up the Stingray as a luxurious gran touring convertible. Due to a number of factors, the car never got a real chance and the order date came and went with little notice from customers who were going crazy over the just launched 2015 Corvette Z06.
After being brutally beaten Sunday afternoon, a 72-year-old Vietnam veteran in Miami is nursing several injuries while mourning the loss of his C5 Corvette.
With injuries that look as if he might have still been in combat, Omar Sixto told a WSVN-TV reporter that he was repairing the windshield wiper on his red convertible when suddenly he was hit on the back of the head.
Corvette Racing’s Doug Fehan gave his annual pre-race talk at the Corvette Corral last Friday on the eve of the 65th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. It’s always interesting watching these talks after the actual race has taken place because you just don’t know what can happen during a 12 hour race. That is especially the case at Sebring, which can be quite unforgiving with changing weather conditions, a bumpy track and the fact that the competitors race in the dark.
Jay Leno says he can’t wait to see the comments he gets from his latest edition of “Jay Leno’s Garage.”
This month’s show focuses on the new Callaway Corvette AeroWagen that just made its debut with the shooting brake design.
It’s Monday so we’ll celebrate one of our favorite Corvette models, the second generation Corvette!
Today’s Midyear Monday photo gallery features 46 Corvettes that were built between 1963-1967.
Thanks again to those that have submitted a photos of their Corvettes. If you want to see your Corvette featured on a future Midyear Monday gallery, just email a photo or two to Keith@CorvetteBlogger.com and we’ll add it to our archive.