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[VIDEO] Corvette ZR1 vs Porsche GT3 in Multiple Runs at the Battle Creek Speedfest

[VIDEO] Corvette ZR1 vs Porsche GT3 in Multiple Runs at the Battle Creek Speedfest


The Battle Creek Speedfest was a multi-day event held over the July 4th weekend in conjunction with the Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival. Let’s just say if it drove, flew or floated, you were at home last weekend in Battle Creek.

Along with the US Air Force Thunderbirds, one of the big draws for the weekend was the half mile drag race on the airport’s runway.

Thanks to DtRockstar1 on youtube, we have a great video to share featuring multiple camera angles of a Corvette ZR1 vs a Porsche GT3 engaging in multiple runs.

STUDY: Chevrolet Corvette is the Most Discussed Vehicle on the Web

STUDY: Chevrolet Corvette is the Most Discussed Vehicle on the Web


With the US Automotive industry spending big bucks on digital advertising, knowing the return on investment is important. A study by a company named Swoop looks at the online visibility of automaker brands as well as individual models and they are publishing the results quarterly.

In the latest report dubbed Automotive Digital Brand Exposure Index – Q2 2016, Swoop found that the Chevrolet Corvette led all other vehicles as the most talked-about and read-about automotive models on the internet.

Corvette Museum’s Wendell Strode Recovering from Heart Attack While Vacationing in Alaska

Corvette Museum's Wendell Strode Survives Heart Attack While Vacationing in Alaska

During this holiday week, the National Corvette Museum’s Executive Director Wendell Strode was supposed to be enjoying a long-awaited vacation to Alaska. However, word came from his daughter Tara through Facebook today that Wendell suffered a minor heart attack and is currently resting in a hospital in Anchorage.

[VIDEO] PDR Captures a Callaway Corvette SC757 at Thompson Speedway

[VIDEO] PDR Captures a Callaway Corvette SC757 at Thompson Speedway


We always enjoy the opportunity to show off the track abilities of the C7 Corvettes and that extends to Callaway’s Corvette Z06 model, the Callaway SC757.

The following footage from the Corvette’s Performance Data Recorder captures the Callaway SC757 working out at Connecticut’s Thompson Speedway during a track event in June.

GM Prices the 2017 Corvette Stingray and Z06 for European Buyers

GM Prices the 2017 Corvette Stingray and Z06 for European Buyers


Like their American counterparts, we are sure many Corvette enthusiasts in Europe are excited over some of the new changes coming to the 2017 Corvette models. Chevrolet introduced those new changes earlier this year at the NCM Bash. More recently, Chevrolet Europe has issued a press release revealing the prices of the 2017 Corvettes in Europe as well as detailing many of the new options and upgrades available to European buyers.

Corvette Racing in Canada: Going for a Dozen North of the Border

Corvette Racing in Canada: Going for a Dozen North of the Border


Canadian Tire Motorsport Park the most successful venue for leading GTLM team

DETROIT (July 6, 2016) – Of all the tracks where Corvette Racing has won a sports car race, no other venue has been as good to the team as Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. In 17 years, Corvette Racing has won 11 times at the historic 2.459-mile, 10-turn circuit formerly known as Mosport. The team gets a shot at an even dozen with Sunday’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix presented by Hawk Performance.

1999 Corvette FRC with 7K Miles Featured on Jalopnik

1999 Corvette FRC with 7K Miles Featured on Jalopnik


Thanks to America’s “The Latest is the Greatest” mentality, the C5 Corvette doesn’t always get the respect it deserves for saving the brand – and for being a pretty darn good sports car.

As the former owner of a 1997 and a 2002, I’ve seen firsthand just how good these cars are (though admittedly they’re nowhere near the caliber of the C7). I’ve also seen firsthand how the C5 values have plummeted because of said C7.

IMSA Issues Emergency Changes to BoP for GT Le Mans Class in Advance of CTMP

IMSA Issues Emergency Changes to BoP for GT Le Mans Class in Advance of CTMP


Recognizing the fact that the Ford GTs are walking away from their GT Le Mans competition, IMSA has broken from its standard rules requiring a two-week notification for making Balance of Performance (BoP) changes by issuing an emergency order for BoP changes to take place before this weekend’s running at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

Sport Chevrolet is Hosting the 43rd Annual Corvette Club of America Spring Car Show

Sport Chevrolet is Hosting the 43rd Annual Corvette Club of America Spring Car Show


If you’re looking for a fun Corvette-related activity this Sunday, our friends at Sport Chevrolet in Silver Spring, MD are hosting the Corvette Club of America’s 43rd Annual Spring Car Show.

The show is open to all GM vehicles and the proceeds from the event will benefit Hospice Caring, Inc and Wells/Robertson House.

[ACCIDENT] Fire Destroys this 1985 Corvette in Michigan

[ACCIDENT] Fire Destroys this 1985 Corvette in Michigan
Photo Credit: Darren Taylor/SooToday


Don’t give up on owning a Corvette.

That would be our best advice to Ben Bergen of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.

He bought his 1985 Corvette just a week ago and was driving the sports car for the first time on the Fourth of July when some “fireworks” of a different kind ruined his holiday celebration.