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You have to give Chevrolet credit for not letting any grass grow under the wheels of its new Corvette Stingray.
The seventh-generation car is due to be on the streets with real live owners very soon, but that hasn’t stopped GM President Mark Reuss from dreaming about the Stingray’s future.
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The National Corvette Museum unveiled two special Hall of Fame Corvette Stingrays for two members of the 2013 HOF class. Former Corvette Racing driver Johnny O’Connell and former Bowling Green Plant Manager Wil Cooksey had their commemorative Corvette Stingray’s revealed at a special ceremony Thursday during the Museum’s 19th annual Labor Day Anniversary celebration.
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Nearly eight months since the 2014 Corvette Stingray was unveiled in Detroit, GM has finally got their “Build Your Own” Stingray configurator online. The Configurator allows you to set up the Stingray Coupe or the Stingray Convertible with the options and colors you want and then see the official MSRP for all the options selected.
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If you’re planning on joining the ranks of new Corvette Stingray owners, we’ve got some required reading for you to download. Chevrolet has issued the 2014 Corvette Stingray’s owners manual as well as a Quick Reference Guide so new owners will be able to bone up on all the information contained.
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At the 2013 Corvettes at Carlisle, CorvetteBlogger spoke with Corvette seller Mike Furman from Criswell Corvette in Gaithersburg, Maryland about his 35th anniversary in the business. By the end of this year, Furman will have personally sold 3,000 Corvettes!
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And then there was…no light?
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said this week that it is expanding its probe into complaints that low-beam headlights have suddenly quit working on some C6 Corvettes.
The investigation started in May after NHTSA received 30 reports that both low-beam headlights stopped operating at night without warning.
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Yes, we said Z07!
Car and Driver Magazine has obtained what may be the first official spy photos of the next high performance Corvette model. While the Z06 moniker is expected among Vette enthusiasts since that’s what it was called in both C5 and C6 configurations, Car and Driver says historical RPO codes be damned and believe GM will call it the Z07 since this is the seventh generation Corvette.
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Over the weekend at Corvettes at Carlisle, select GM engineers in attendance gave a series of quickie seminars (5-10 minutes and then Q&A) at the top of each hour. On Saturday morning, Steve Grilli, Bowling Green Assembly’s Quality Manager spoke and confirmed that retail production for the 2014 Corvette Stingray is underway as well as some other interesting tidbits of Stingray news.
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Count talk-show host Jay Leno and racing icon Rick Hendrick among the growing legion of fans of the 2014 Corvette Stingray.
The two men got a first-hand look at the Stingray this month during an appearance in Marina, Calif., and came away mightily impressed.
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The seventh-generation Corvette continues to earn positive reviews from the media.
The latest to jump aboard the Stingray bandwagon is Fortune Magazine.
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