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2013 Corvettes on Woodward Event is August 14th – 16th

The days of the calendar are flipping by faster than the new C7 can sprint from 0-60mph. August is nearly upon which means that the Woodward Dream Cruise is right around the corner. Along with that comes all of the activities beforehand that makeup the annual Corvettes on Woodward fiesta. Once again, organizer Larry Courtney has assembled 3 full days Corvette goodness for participants.

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[PIC] Throwback Thursday: A Day at the Races

by Keith Cornett on August 1, 2013

[PIC] Throwback Thursday: A Day at the Races

It’s time for Throwback Thursday where we feature vintage photos of Corvettes. Today’s subject is a one near and dear to our hearts – taking your Corvette racing!

We’re seeing nothing older than a 1965 Corvette in the picture and if you look right in the middle of the photograph, it appears there is one and perhaps two black 1963 Fuel Injected Sting Ray Coupes.

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[VIDEO]  Connecticut Town of Colchester to Sell its 1967 DARE Corvette
Photo Credit: John Shishmanian / NorwichBulletin.com

Here’s your chance to buy a C2 Corvette with an unusual past and an unusual look.

The town of Colchester, Conn., says it is ready to get rid of its 1967 Corvette that was used for nearly 20 years as the police department’s DARE vehicle.

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Via CorvetteVideos.TV

One of the best videos we’ve seen from the 2014 Corvette Stingray reviews is this one from Edmunds.com:

Follow the Edmunds.com team as we travel to Michigan for 48 hours with the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. We drive the new C7 on the track at GM’s proving grounds, do instrumented track testing including 0-60 and the quarter mile, put it on a lift for a suspension walk-around and explore the wilds of Detroit during a photo shoot. Oh, and the requisite burn out.

Visit CorvetteVideos.TV for the best selection of hand-picked Corvette videos.

 

Mike Furman - Selling Corvettes for 35 Years and Still Going Strong

Mike Furman is one lucky guy.

Many kids at the age of 17 have no idea what they want to do with their lives. But Mike knew what he was going to do.

On July 26, 1978 he sold his first Corvette. A mere 420 months or 12,775 days have gone by since then and now he’s one of the top Corvette sellers in the Country. By the end of the year, Mike will have completed his 3,000th Corvette sale!

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[VIDEO] 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Burnout with Tony Stewart

Holy Smokes!

That’s NASCAR driver and team owner Tony Stewart behind the wheel of a Lime Rock Green 2014 Corvette Stingray. Road and Track magazine’s review of the new C7 Corvette features Stewart’s driving impressions of the new Corvette at GM’s proving grounds in Milford, as well as doing something he knows a lot about – burnouts!

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Corvettes on eBay: 1957 Corvette Found in Nevada Storage Unit

Nothing gets our motor running like a Corvette barn find and although this 1957 Corvette was actually found in a storage unit, the emotions of the find are still the same. The seller has the Corvette listed on eBay with just over four days to go.

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Our friends at Corvette Central wanted to let you know that many of their more than 60,000 parts and accessories contained in their catalogs are made in the USA. To help you determine which parts are sourced from the USA, look for one of these “Made in the USA” or “Made in Michigan” logos on their website:

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[VIDEO] Motor Trend Tests the 2014 Corvette Stingray Z51

Yesterday we shared the instrumented testing data of the 2014 Corvette Stingray from Edmunds.com and now this morning we can also share Motor Trend’s test of the C7.

Motor Trend tested both a Z51 Stingray with a a 7-Speed manual at GM’s proving grounds, but they also had the opportunity to test a Z51 Stingray with an automatic transmission on public roads in Central California. So their review contains both performance estimates from their tests as well as the more subjective review from driving the Stingray on public streets.

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[VIDEO] Car and Driver Does First Burnout in the 2014 Corvette Stingray

So Chevy gave the keys to the 2014 Corvette Stingray to the guys at Car and Driver and what’s the first thing they did? Yep, burnouts!

They disabled embedding of the video so head to YouTube.com to check it out.

You can also read the full test review and see pics at Car and Driver.