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[VIDEO] GM's Global Chief Architect Gives a Tour of the C7 Corvette's Aluminum Frame

[VIDEO] GM’s Global Chief Architect Gives a Tour of the C7 Corvette’s Aluminum Frame

Chevrolet's obsession with making cars as light and strong as possible dates back to at least the days of legendary Corvette engineer Zora Arkus-Duntov...
Harlan Charles: Mass Reduction a Balancing Act for the Corvette Team

Harlan Charles: Mass Reduction a Balancing Act for the Corvette Team

Weight Watchers doesn't have anything on today's carmakers, including Chevrolet and its popular new Corvette. With fuel prices on the rise and emission standards growing...
2014 Corvette Stingray's Aluminum Frame Provides Weight Savings and a Stiffer Ride

2014 Corvette Stingray’s Aluminum Frame Provides Weight Savings and a Stiffer Ride

When you think about lightweight materials, you usually don't think about them being stiffer than heavy materials. But that's the case with the aluminum frame...