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Business Teacher by day and Car Enthusiast by… all the time, Alex Sommers writes for CorvetteBlogger to share his passion while chasing his dream of becoming a full-fledged automotive journalist.
[VIDEO] Comparison of the C8 Corvette Stingray Convertible vs the Porsche Boxster GTS 4.0

[VIDEO] Comparison of the C8 Corvette Stingray Convertible vs the Porsche Boxster GTS 4.0

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The Straight Pipes YouTube channel recently compared and contrasted the C8 Corvette Stingray Convertible vs the Porsche Boxster GTS Convertible.
Why The 2023 Corvette Z06 Sounds Like A Ferrari

Why The 2023 Corvette Z06 Sounds Like A Ferrari

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Now that the 2023 Corvette Z06 has been officially revealed, here's an timely explainer about the new DOHC and Flat-Plane Crank LT6 V8.
QUICK SHIFTS: 2019 Corvette ZR1 Mania, Data Dive with Hagerty, Best Fast and Furious Cars, Porsche Breaks 'Ring Record, and More!

QUICK SHIFTS: 2019 Corvette ZR1 Mania, Data Dive with Hagerty, Best Fast and Furious Cars, Porsche Breaks ‘Ring Record, and More!

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Quick Shifts is our weekly roundup of Corvette and automotive-related news, features, and more from around the internet.
Holy Rolling Fan Art Batman! There's A Bat-Themed C3 Corvette For Sale in Florida

Holy Rolling Fan Art Batman! There’s A Bat-Themed C3 Corvette For Sale in Florida

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This 1980 Corvette for sale on Craigslist in Tampa is a rolling tribute to the caped crusader Batman as played by the late Adam West.
This or That: Two Highly Desirable 2018 Corvettes Offered at the Brian Wedding Auction

This or That: Two Highly Desirable 2018 Corvettes Offered at the Brian Wedding Auction

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The auction of the Brian Wedding Collection this weekend in Evansville, Indiana offers for sale these two very special 2018 Corvettes, a 65 Carbon Edition Grand Sport and a 1LZ Z06 Coupe.
Corvettes for Sale: 1979 Speed Racer Custom

Corvettes for Sale: 1979 Speed Racer Custom

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Classic Auto Mall of southeast Pennsylvania is offering a customized 1979 Corvette that pays tribute to the Mach 5 Speed Racer.
Corvettes for Sale: 55-Mile 2012 Centennial Z06 for $100,000. Any Takers?

Corvettes for Sale: Any Takers for a 55-Mile 2012 Centennial Z06 for $100,000?

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An incredibly rare 2012 Corvette Z06 Centennial Edition with the Z07 Performance Package and 55 documented miles is offered for sale in Texas.
[STOLEN] New York State Set To Auction a C7 Corvette Stingray Recovered From Dealership Heist

[STOLEN] New York State Set To Auction a C7 Corvette Stingray Recovered From Dealership Heist

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A 2015 Corvette Stingray originally stolen from a dealership and then illegally sold to an unwitting buyer will be auctioned by the State of New York.
Holy Rollers: What the Numbers on Your Corvette's Tires Mean?

Holy Rollers: What the Numbers on Your Corvette’s Tires Mean?

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After last month's sighting of the C8 Corvette Z06 on 345-sized tires, Alex offers up this article on decoding your Corvette's sidewalls.
Corvette Trivia: How Well Do You Know Your Corvette Wheels?

Corvette Trivia: How Well Do You Know Your Corvette Wheels?

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How well do you your Corvette wheels through the various generations? Try our Corvette Trivia game and see how many you can guess correctly.