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The First 2015 Corvette Z06s Are Now being Shipped to Customers

It appears that Chevrolet is happy with the start of production of the C7 Corvette Z06 – so much so that that customer cars have started to ship to customers from the assembly plant in Bowling Green.

When the Stingray was launched last year, Chevrolet delayed the shipping as the automaker pursued an aggressive quality assessment regiment to insure everything was just right and some customer cars were held well over a month. Now, just three weeks after the start of production, the all-new Corvette Z06s are on their way to dealers and the Corvette Museum for customer delivery.

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[PICS] The Corvettes of the 2014 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals

Last weekend we kicked off our pre-turkey day festivities by hitting up the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals (MCACN) in Chicago. For 2 days hundreds of muscle cars, Corvettes, customs, and racers took over the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont in what’s become one of the best indoor shows around. Click past the jump to see some of our favorites from MCACN 2014.

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[VIDEO] 1985 C4 Corvette Kart vs a 2014 Lingenfelter C7 on Motor Trend's Roadkill

Those crazy guys over at Motor Trend’s Roadkill have fulfilled one of their dreams now.

And it sure was a lot of fun in the process.

David Freiburger and Mike Finnegan, in their latest episode for MotorTrend.com, finished the hack job on a C4 Corvette they started four years ago, in the process seeing what it would do against a 2014 Lingenfelter Corvette Stingray.

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Chevrolet to Sell the 2015 Corvette Z06 in Mexico

by Keith Cornett on December 1, 2014

Chevrolet to Sell the 2015 Corvette Z06 in Mexico

Corvette fans who live South of the Border just got some awesome news. Chevrolet will offering the high performance 2015 Corvette Z06 for sale in Mexico at its select Chevrolet Performance Stores. The 650 hp supercar is expected to be available sometime next year.

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Corvette Stingray Named Best Performance Coupe in the Middle East

When Chevrolet launched the C7 Corvette, the American carmaker wanted the world to know how great a sports car it had built.

Apparently the world is getting the message.

For example, the 2014 Corvette Stingray has been named “Best Performance Coupe” in the Middle East Car of the Year awards.

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Hennessey Offers Details on Their 2015 Corvette Z06 HPE 1000 Package

We shared a video with you last week with John Hennessey of Hennessey Performance talking about the new 2015 Corvette Z06 during a break at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

If you’re one of the fortunate people to actually get to buy a Z06 but still aren’t satisfied with its 650 horsepower and 650 ft-lb of torque, then you just might want to call Mr. Hennessey.

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Protect your Removable Top with Corvette America's Protective Top Bags

Corvette America’s Protective Top Bags are tough on the outside and soft on the inside for the protection your Corvette top needs. They’re made of heavy-duty upholstery vinyl with a soft felt lining. Corvette America Top Bags are available for all C3 (1968-1982), C4 (1984-1996), C5 (1997-2004), C6 (2005-2013) and now C7 (2014-2015) Corvettes! Made in the U.S.A. by Corvette America.

With a huge selection of Corvette apparel and accessories, Corvette America has the perfect gifts for the Corvette enthusiast in your life. Or let them choose with a Corvette America Gift Certificate. Order a gift certificate by January 2, 2015 and get an EXTRA 10% added to the gift certificate’s value!

Visit Corvette America online at www.CorvetteAmerica.com.

 

[VIDEO] Motor Trends Drives the 2015 Corvette Z06

by Keith Cornett on November 25, 2014

[VIDEO] Motor Trends Drives the 2015 Corvette Z06

The 2015 Corvette Z06 was introduced at the 2014 North American International Auto Show back in January which seems like a lifetime ago. But on Monday, a bevy of auto magazines finally released their long anticipated reviews of the most powerful and track capable Corvette that Chevrolet has ever produced.

One of reviewers of the new 650 horsepower super car was Motor Trend’s Carlos Lago who filmed the experience for MT’s Ignition webcast which appears on their YouTube channel.

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LINKS: Magazines Test Drive the 2015 Corvette Z06

by Keith Cornett on November 24, 2014

LINKS: Magazines Test Drive the 2015 Corvette Z06

Due to the long lead times magazines require to go to print, writers for the “buff-books” were first in line to test drive the all new 2015 Corvette Z06 around Road Atlanta back in October. Now that the embargo has ended, here’s a round-up of list of links to some of their reviews.

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National Corvette Museum to Hold its First Raffle of a 2015 Corvette Z06

If a new Corvette Z06 is on your holiday wish list, you may want to give want to give the jolly old elf (no, not your uncle Leo, Santa Claus) a helping hand. A Z06 is tough to wrap and might not easily fit into Santa’s sleigh, not to mention giving Dancer, Prancer et al. a tough flight. Rather than ask Santa, the National Corvette Museum has better idea for you.

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