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New 2016 Corvette Colors Revealed!

New 2016 Corvette Colors Revealed!

Our friend Rick Conti at Ohio’s Coughlin Chevrolet has been Johnny-on-the-spot when it comes to spotting the color changes coming on the new 2016 Corvette.

Rick was the first to notice that Velocity Yellow was on a major constraint for 2015 Corvettes earlier this month and that a possible color change was coming. Then he found the RPO code for a new Yellow in GM’s Order System. Now, Rick is attempting to break the internet with the reveal of the new 2016 color chips and their new names.

[VIDEO] Watch the Corvette Z06’s Fuel Gauge Drop During a 0-185 MPH Top Speed Run

[VIDEO] Watch the Corvette Z06's Fuel Gauge Drop During a 185 MPH Top Speed Run

My 16-year-old son Chris just got a GMC Sierra pickup as his first vehicle.

Boy, how he loves that truck, but we like to joke that it gets nearly 8 gallons to the mile. It’s not quite that bad, but when Chris pulls into a gas station, the attendants give us a standing ovation. I think we’re singlehandedly responsible for half of Racetrac’s profit margin last quarter.

That’s one reason we can sympathize with John Hennessey as the supertuner floors this 2015 Corvette Z06 with the new 8-speed automatic transmission to get a baseline performance reading on what she’ll do before he performs his magic under the hood.

Corvette Museum to Raffle Off a 2015 Corvette Stingray Coupe and Convertible at NCM Bash

Corvette Museum to Raffle off 2015 Corvette Stingray Coupe and Convertible at NCM Bash

The staff at the National Corvette Museum must be some of the busiest folks in Corvette-land. This weekend, April 23-25, in addition to hosting several thousand Corvette fans from across the country at the NCM Bash, they will also be raffling off two 2015 Corvette Stingrays—a Shark Gray Coupe and an Arctic White Convertible.

The Callaway Corvette Z06 is Set to Debut at the Corvette Museum’s Bash

The Callaway Corvette Z06 is Set to Debut at the Corvette Museum's Bash

Does the thought of a Corvette Z06 with 650 horsepower and 650 lbs-ft of torque make you think it’s lacking in power? Then you’ll be pleased to hear that Callaway Cars will be showing off their new C7 Callaway Corvette Z06 this weekend at the National Corvette Museum’s Bash event.

1954 Corvette with Rare Bubble Top Sells for $88,000 at Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach

1954 Corvette with Rare Bubble Top Sells for $88,000 at Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach

One of the more interesting Corvettes we saw down at the Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction was this unrestored 1954 Corvette roadster with the rare aftermarket bubble top. The Corvette was part of the Hartley Collection and it sold on Saturday afternoon for $88,000 which includes the 10% buyers commission.

National Corvette Museum to Host Annual C4 Gathering in May

The National Corvette Museum (NCM), along with the Grand Sport Registry and the ZR-1 Net Registry will be hosting the C4 Gathering on May 14-16. The 2015 Gathering will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the LT5-powered ZR-1 setting a number of new world speed records, including averaging 175 mph for 24 hours.

The Gathering is open to everyone interested in fourth generation Corvettes built between 1984 and 1996. Activities will include seminars, a special guided plant/museum tour, and a NCM Motorsports Park track day, in addition to information specific to the C4 Corvette.

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin Gives a Tour of the Corvette C7.R Cockpit

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing's Oliver Gavin Gives a Tour of the Corvette C7.R Cockpit

Via CorvetteVideos.TV

With some downtime during the Long Beach race weekend, Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin gives RACER Magazine a tour of his office – the inside of the Corvette C7.R. Watch Oliver go over all the systems he uses to pilot the Velocity Yellow Corvette – from buttons and functions on the steering wheel to all the settings on the main display to the innovative radar system that shows cars approaching from the rear. There’s a lot going on inside there!

1953 Corvette VIN 220 to be Offered Saturday at Worldwide’s 2015 Houston Classic Auction

1953 Corvette VIN 220 to be Offered Saturday at Worldwide's 2015 Houston Classic Auction

Only 300 Corvettes were built in their first year of production in 1953.

That’s why it’s always exciting to see any example of this ground-breaking Chevrolet sports car go on the block.

Number 220 has just been restored by 1953 Corvette restoration expert Brett Henderson of Pendleton, Ind., and it’s now being offered for sale at Worldwide Auctioneer’s Houston Classic auction which takes place on Saturday, April 25th.

These Kid Racers in their Power Wheels is the Funniest Video You Will See All Day

These Kid Racers in their Power Wheels is the Funniest Video You Will See All Day

Sometimes competition can’t be measured by simple finish lines painted on the asphalt.

Take this case on Thursday when the top three finishers in the “Kids Race” at Kingsport Speedway decided to keep on truckin’. Maybe they thought this was a 600-mile race and not just a few feet, huh?

The 2015 National Corvette Museum Bash is April 23rd-25th

The 2015 National Corvette Museum Bash is April 23rd-25th

The National Corvette Museum’s 2015 show season kicks off this week with their annual Bash. Attendees at the Bash will get a first look at the 2016 Corvette Stingray and Z06, attend any number of interesting seminars as well as participate in one of several road tours and other miscellaneous activities.

In addition to getting up close and personal with the 2016 Corvettes, attendees can hear all the dirty details of the next model year straight from members of GM’s engineering team who will be on hand to answer any of your questions.