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[VIDEO] Callaway Corvette Z06 Makes 757 Horsepower and 777 lb-ft Torque


The latest chapter in Callaway Cars rich history of offering unrivaled Corvette performance has been written with the introduction of their flagship performance car, the Callaway Corvette Z06. Although the car officially made its debut at the 2015 National Corvette Museum’s Bash, today the company is pleased to announce the official performance figures for the Callaway Z06.

The Callaway Z06, armed with a 32% larger displacement supercharger over Chevrolet’s stock model, will produced 757 horsepower and 777 -lb-ft of torque. That translates to 0-60 mph of 2.8 seconds and a quarter mile time of 10.5 seconds at 131 mph!

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Week of July 26th


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

This week, Mike shares some sad news with the passing of young Corvette fan from Leukemia. Over 20 deliveries are shared this week and the truckloads of Corvettes (five this week alone) continue to arrive.

[PICS] Corvette Racing's Oliver Gavin Takes Delivery of a Corvette Stingray
Photo Credit: Oliver Gavin/Twitter


Today was a fun day for Corvette Racing driver Oliver Gavin. This morning he sent out a cryptic tweet suggesting something special was on the way. And when that special something finally arrived, even the rainy weather in the Englishman’s home town of Yardley Hastings couldn’t dampen his spirits when he saw his Arctic White Corvette Stingray Z51 for the first time.

[GALLERY] Corvette Police Cars (44 Corvette photos)


How do you make any year or model of Corvette even more bad-ass than they already are? Put them in the hands of Johnny Law!

Corvettes have a long history of being used by police departments everywhere from DARE anti-drug show cars to being used as pursuit vehicles. Whatever the reason, nothing screams faster than fast than a Corvette with a police livery and an emergency light bar flashing.

So for a special Friday image gallery, we present these really cool Corvette police cars. Do you have a favorite Corvette in this week’s gallery? Let us know and be sure to share this page on Twitter and Facebook.

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2016 Corvette Shaves 20 Pounds Thanks to New Body Panels by Continental Structural Plastics


One thing about Corvettes: You can count on constant innovations and improvements to the car every year.

Just check out this announcement Tuesday by Continental Structural Plastics, a supplier of body panel materials for the 2016 Stingray.

By becoming the first production model to use the TCA® Ultra Lite™ material, the new Stingray coupe has shaved 20 pounds off its total weight.

Corvette Beats Porsche to Win J.D. Power's 2015 APEAL Study


I finally took the plunge and test-drove a C7 Corvette last weekend.

My brief five minutes behind the wheel of a seven-speed Torch Red Z51 Coupe made me an instant believer in all the hoopla about Chevrolet’s latest generation of America’s Sports Car.

Going from the first year of the fifth generation (I have a 1997 Torch Red Coupe) to the first year of the seventh generation in one day showed me just how much the car has been improved, not that the C5 is a bad car by any means, though.

2016 Corvette Prices Going Up for Dealers While MSRP Remains the Same


We are just finding out that GM has done another “stealth” price hike on 2016 Corvettes effective for orders after July 17th but this is a little different from the nearly half-dozen price hikes that Corvettes buyers have seen since the initial C7 Corvette pricing was announced in April 2013.

What is unique about this price increase is that it hits dealers while keeping the Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) the same.

[ACCIDENT] Walk Around of a C7 Corvette Stingray Hit by a Drunk Driver


If there is any behavior behind the wheel of an automotive that is the scourge of our society, it’s the practice of driving while intoxicated. We’ve share more than few stories of Corvettes being hit by drunk drivers along with the damage caused by owners who were behind the wheel of their Corvettes when they shouldn’t have been.

The amount of lives and property damage that could be saved by simply handing the keys to someone else is staggering with some estimates of the costs of driving drunk ranging to more than 10,000 lives and $130+ billion each year.

So with that being said, we are sharing this video of a Corvette owner walking around and checking out the damage to his car after it was recently hit by a drunk driver.

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