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[VIDEO] A 2014 Corvette Claims Title of ‘World’s Fastest C7’ at the Colorado Mile

[VIDEO] A 2014 Corvette Claims Title of


The title of fastest C7 Corvette ever – at least for a few minutes – goes to the TES Performance 2014 Corvette.

That was the conclusion after this special Corvette’s performance at the Colorado Mile event Sept. 8-10, where it captured the “Fastest Corvette” titles in the half-mile at 193.4 mph and the full-mile at 234.8 mph as well as resetting the C7 Corvette records in those two categories.

Main Attraction: 1953 Corvette VIN 91 Headlines Mecum’s Chicago Auction

Main Attraction: 1953 Corvette VIN 91 Headlines Mecum's Chicago Auction
Photo Credits: Mecum Auctions


Every auto fan has probably heard of Mecum Auctions. Started in 1988, this family-owned auction company is currently ranked No. 1 for the sheer number of classic cars they offer in auctions around the country — more than 20,000 every year.

This year, their main attraction is a stunning piece of Chevrolet history, a 1953 Corvette being auctioned off in Chicago.

[VIDEO] 1962 Corvette Fuelie Barn Find Has Been Sleeping for 50 Years

[VIDEO] 1962 Corvette Fuelie Barn Find has been Sleeping for 50 Years


You’ve got to check out this video published last week on YouTube by Jerry Heasley of Vette magazine.

Jerry was allowed to document a 1962 327/360 fuel-injected maroon Corvette that had been stored in a barn since 1967, and the 16-minute video explaining the history behind the car and showing the new owner and friends getting it out of the barn is a classic.

SPIED: Looks Like the 2018 Corvette ZR1 Will Have An Exposed Supercharger

[SPIED] Looks Like the 2018 Corvette ZR1 Will Have An Exposed Supercharger
Photo Credit: KGRANT / Corvette Forum


One of the major design cues that separates the 2018 Corvette ZR1 from the C7 Z06 is the large hood bulge that covers the engine. Most Corvette watchers have pretty much come to the conclusion that the engine powering the ZR1 will be supercharged versus DOHC and its safe to say that it will be the same Gen V LT4 engine but with a larger volume supercharger.

Nebraska’s Harchelroad Motors: Fluent in Corvette and Famous for Fun!

Nebraska's Harchelroad Motors: Fluent in Corvette and Famous for Fun!


I had the pleasure of meeting Sid Harchelroad two or three years ago at one of the Bash events and he tells us that he’s been a fan of what we do here at CorvetteBlogger.com. After learning more about his Chevrolet dealership in Imperial, Nebraska, I have found that the admiration is mutual. Please join me in welcoming Harchelroad Motors as a new sponsor!

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (44 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (44 Corvette photos)


Happy Monday Corvette fans!

After taking the last couple of weeks off from our regular Midyear Monday postings due to Hurricane Irma and her aftermath, I am very glad to be back and posting these great photos of the 1963-1967 Corvette.

SPIED: 2018 Corvette ZR1 Convertible Spotted with a Big Wing for the First Time

SPIED: 2018 Corvette ZR1 Convertible Spotted with Big Wing for the First Time


Newly released spy photos came out at the end of last week which shows a convertible model of the 2018 Corvette ZR1 in Torch Red driving the streets of what we assume to be suburban Detroit. Our friends at Autoblog have the photos so if you haven’t seen them yet, you can check them out here.

Corvette Racing at Monterey: Garcia, Magnussen On Doorstep of GTLM Title

Corvette Racing at Monterey: Garcia, Magnussen On Doorstep of GTLM Title


Chevrolet leads Manufacturer’s Championship heading to Road Atlanta finale

MONTEREY, California (Sept. 24, 2017) – Corvette Racing’s pairing of Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen took a huge step toward the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver’s title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Their fourth-place class finish in the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R at the America’s Tire 250 means they only need to start the season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta in two weeks to officially claim the GTLM championship.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Sept. 24th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Sept. 17th


Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays, Grand Sports and Z06s to his customers who come from all parts of the country to work with the nation’s top individual Corvette seller.

Mike kicks off this week’s Delivery Dispatch with order information on the new 2018 Corvette color Sebring Orange. Dealers received allocations for when the plant start backs up and Chevrolet is now accepting sold orders into the system again. Mike will be off next weekend and the first couple of days in October as he flies out to Nevada and Spring Mountain for a two-day Corvette owners school with a group of his customers. In addition to his new Corvette deliveries, this week’s round of throwbacks includes nearly 100 vintage black and white photos.

Check out even more photos and videos of his deliveries on his facebook page, CorvetteFurman.

Corvette Racing at Monterey: Focus Forward to Raceday

Corvette Racing at Monterey: Focus Forward to Raceday


GTLM championship-leading team confident in strategy ahead of Monterey round

MONTEREY, California (Sept. 23, 2017) – Corvette Racing is confidently looking ahead to raceday following GT Le Mans (GTLM) qualifying for the America’s Tire 250 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Following seventh- and ninth-place efforts Saturday in time trials, the championship-winning team will bank on strategy and its experience at the circuit to move up through the field Sunday.

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