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[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1 Prototype with Active Aero in Detroit?

[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1 Prototype with Active Aero in Detroit?


We learned in March that GM was working on a system of adaptive aerodynamics for the Corvette, going so far as to submit a patent application for the technology. While our belief has been that this is a feature expected on the C8 mid-engine, the patent drawings did detail the system on a C7 model.

Corvette Assembly Plant to be Closed to Tours for 18 Months

Corvette Assembly Plant to be Closed to Tours for 18 Months


One of bigger pieces of news to come out of the 2017 NCM Bash event has to do with the end of public tours for the foreseeable future at the Bowling Green Assembly Plant. Along with the tours, Chevrolet is suspending the Corvette Buyers tour and the Engine Build Experience for the 2018 model year.

Join Mid America Motorworks for a Day at the Drag Strip on May 13th

Join Mid America Motorworks for a Day at the Drag Strip on May 13th


Our friends at Mid America Motorworks have announced an exciting new drag racing event for this year’s Corvette Funfest. To prepare, they are hosting a practice round on Saturday, May 13th and they want you to come out and join the fun! You can race your own Corvette or just watch as other Corvette owners thunder down the 1/8 mile drag strip at Coles County Dragway in Charleston, IL.

[VIDEO] C4 Corvette Crashes into a Utility Pole in Illinois

[VIDEO] C4 Corvette Crashes into a Utility Pole in Illinois


Let’s get a geometry lesson out of this Corvette accident.

A silver C4 Corvette convertible caused this utility pole to bend into a vertical obtuse angle after a one-car accident in Winnebago County, Illinois. (An obtuse angle, for those of you who haven’t studied geometry in a long time is more than 90 degrees but less than 180 degrees.)

[VIDEO] Multiple 2018 Corvette ZR1s Attack the Nurburgring

[VIDEO] Multiple 2018 Corvette ZR1s Attack the Nurburgring


While we took a few days off our normal schedule to travel to Bowling Green Kentucky for the annual National Corvette Museum Bash weekend, the engineers working on the new 2018 Corvette ZR1 were hard at work over in Germany as testing on the Nurburgring continued.

Brembo Brakes Honored as a GM Supplier of the Year for 2016

Brembo Brakes Honored as a GM Supplier of the Year for 2016


It will come as no surprise to Corvette enthusiasts that Brembo has once again been named a GM Supplier of the Year.

Brembo, of course, provides the outstanding carbon ceramic braking system on the Chevrolet Corvette Z07 and Grand Sport, as well as the calipers and cast iron rotors on the remaining Corvette line.

[VIDEO] What’s New with the 2018 Corvette Seminar from the NCM Bash

[VIDEO] What’s New with the 2018 Corvette Seminar from the NCM Bash


It’s the end of April and that means it’s time for the annual Bash event at the National Corvette Museum. The NCM Bash is one of our favorite shows of the year as it’s where we find out all the latest models and options for the new 2018 Corvette.

Corvettes on eBay: LS5 1970 Corvette Barn Find

Corvettes on eBay: LS5 1970 Corvette Barn Find


The seller of this 1970 Corvette calls it a true barn find.

If that’s the case, we’d sure hate to see that barn!

[PICS] Here is the 2018 Corvette Carbon 65 Edition

[PICS] Here is the 2018 Corvette Carbon 65 Edition


One of the big draws this weekend at the National Corvette Museum’s Bash event will be the unveiling of the 2018 Corvette Carbon 65 Edition, a special limited anniversary edition that will be offered on the 2018 Z06 and Grand Sport Models. Luckily for us, we were able to lay our eyes on the new car just a couple of days ahead of its official reveal.

1954 Corvette VIN 010 Headed to Mecum’s Indianapolis Auction

1954 Corvette VIN 010 Headed to Mecum's Indianapolis Auction


Ricky Bobby says if you’re not first, you’re last.

That’s not necessarily the case with this 1954 Corvette that will go on the block at the Mecum Auction in Indianapolis May 16-21, but it does kind of explain the low pre-auction estimate of $60,000 to $80,000.

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