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[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1s Spotted on the Track at Leguna Seca

[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1s Spotted on the Track at Leguna Seca
Photo Credit: Ben Hsu / Facebook


While the Corvette world’s focus is on Florida for this weekend’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, on the other coast, the prototype 2018 Corvettes were spotted on the track in Monterey at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

Chevrolet had a contingent of their performance cars in California for the track day and they were spotted by facebook user Ben Hsu who posted them to a couple of the private Corvette groups on the platform. Ben says four different Corvette ZR1s were there with two cars having the smaller wing packages and two “Big Wing” cars. Also on the track was a C7 Z06 and the new Camaro ZL1 1LE.

[VIDEO] Arizona Murder Suspect Carjacks Corvette Before Being Shot Dead by Police

[VIDEO] Arizona Murder Suspect Carjacks Corvette Before Being Shot Dead by Police


A suspect in a Phoenix murder led police on a wild chase Wednesday afternoon in a stolen yellow C6 Corvette coupe, with the outcome ending in death for the driver.

The Corvette weaved around other cars several times during the pursuit before an undercover officer crashed his own vehicle into the sports car on purpose, sending the Corvette spinning and sliding into a utility pole at an intersection.

[PICS] Aria Group’s Fast Eddy Mid-Engine Concept with HRE Wheels

[PICS] Aria Group's Fast Eddy Mid-Engine Concept with HRE Wheels


It was at the LA Auto Show in November that we first laid eyes on the Aria Group’s mid-engine Corvette concept. Simply called “Fast Eddy”, it was named after the late Ed Taylor, a former Chevrolet design executive and father to Aria Co-founder Charles Taylor.

Corvette Racing at Sebring: Sustained Excellence at a Familiar Place

Corvette Racing at Sebring: Sustained Excellence at a Familiar Place


Team searching for 11th class win in historic 12-hour race

DETROIT (March 14, 2017) – Corvette Racing returns this weekend to a track where it has made many memories and scored some of its most glorious achievements. In the long and storied history of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida, one would be hard-pressed to find a team that can match the continual success of Corvette Racing. America’s premier sports car team has made winning America’s oldest sports car race almost routine with 10 victories, nine pole positions and six fastest race laps in 18 appearances.

Police Searching for the Driver of a Yellow Corvette After Hit and Run Crash with Motorcyclist

Police Searching for Driver of a Yellow Corvette After Hit and Run Crash with Motorcyclist
Photo Credit: Washington State Patrol


The Washington State Patrol announced that it had located the Yellow Corvette that was wanted in connection with a felony hit and run with a motorcyclist on Interstate 405 in Lakewood, Washington on Sunday. The driver of the sports car still remains at large.

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin Previews the 12 Hours of Sebring

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing's Oliver Gavin Previews the 12 Hours of Sebring


Our friends at Mobil 1 The Grid are back for the second video in as many days with Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin giving a preview of what to expect at Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.

Shorter version: Expect the Unexpected.

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (52 Corvette Photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (52 Corvette Photos)


You Corvette fans may not realize the impact that Daylight Savings Time has when it comes to reading up on your favorite American sports car. For example, thanks to this weekend’s time change, this Midyear Monday photo gallery is coming to you exactly one hour earlier than normal.

So to celebrate, we added a few more 2nd generation Corvettes to our gallery for the week so that we can bring you a grand total of 52 Corvettes built during the 1963-1967 model years.

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.

Do you have a favorite Corvette photo from this week’s gallery? Let us know in the comments section below or hit us up on Twitter and Facebook.

[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Crash in Kentucky Claims One Life

[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Crash in Kentucky Claims One Life
Photo Credit: Pulaski County Sheriff’s Dept.


The Pulaski County Sheriffs Office responded to a call on Sunday afternoon reporting a single car accident on Highway 70, two miles west of Eubank, Kentucky. When officers arrived, they found a 2002 Black Corvette crashed in a field. The two occupants were thrown from the car and the female passenger would later die from her injuries.

1972 Corvette Coupe with 3,700 Original Miles Uncovered in Canada

1972 Corvette Coupe with 3,700 Original Miles Uncovered in Canada


As I continue to search for my next Corvette, I often wonder what it would be like to find a super low mile Corvette gem tucked away in a long forgotten garage or barn. David Hallman from Ottawa, Ontario recently got to fulfill my Corvette dream when he stumbled up on an Elkhart Green 1972 Corvette Coupe that had been sitting since 1973.

[VIDEO] Mobil 1 The Grid Visits the GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center

[VIDEO] Mobil 1 The Grid Visits the GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center


One year ago, General Motors opened the doors to the all-new GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center – a state-of-the-art facility that brings together a team of nearly 85 engine builders, engineers and staff to develop and support the racing engines for Corvette Racing’s C7.R in IMSA, the Cadillac ATSV.R in the World Challenge Series, as well as the engines for the NHRA COPO Camaros, IndyCar and NASCAR.

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