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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.
2019 Corvette ZR1's VIR Track Record Beaten by the $980K McLaren Senna

The 2019 Corvette ZR1’s VIR Track Record Beaten by the $980K McLaren Senna

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Photo Credit: Car and Driver For nearly two years the fastest production car to ever lap Virginia International Raceway’s 4.1 Mile Grand Course was the...
QUICK SHIFTS: C1-C8 Convertibles, ZR-1 Prices, Modern C2 Sting Ray Rendered, Lego C8 Build and More

QUICK SHIFTS: C1-C8 Convertibles, ZR-1 Prices, Modern C2 Sting Ray Rendered, Lego C8 Build and More

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Quick Shifts is a content feature here at CorvetteBlogger featuring links to Corvette and automotive-related stories of interest. We usually base Quick Shifts on...
Auction Preview: Mecum Las Vegas 2019

Auction Preview: Mecum Las Vegas 2019

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One week after Barrett-Jackson visited Las Vegas for their final sale of the year, Mecum comes roaring into Sin City for their first Auction...
Corvettes for Sale: The Return of the 2009 Corvette ZR1-based Bertone Mantide

Corvettes for Sale: The Return of the 2009 Corvette ZR1-based Bertone Mantide

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The one-off Bertone Mantide is a car that can cause mixed feelings. On the one hand, it is extremely cool that the Italian Styling...
The First Production 2020 Corvette Stingray To Be Auctioned for Charity at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale

The First Production 2020 Corvette Stingray To Be Auctioned for Charity at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale

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Chevrolet announced that 2020 Corvette Stingray VIN #001 will be auctioned off in January at Barrett-Jackson's Scottsdale sale. 100% of proceeds will benefit Detroit...
QUICK SHIFTS: C8 Corvette Convertible, C8.R, Shades of Blue Trivia, and a C3 with an LT4 V8

QUICK SHIFTS: C8 Corvette Convertible, C8.R, Shades of Blue Trivia, and a C3 with an LT4 V8

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Quick Shifts is our occasional content feature here at CorvetteBlogger featuring links to Corvette and other automotive-related stories of interest. Check out these automotive...
Five Visible Features on the Corvette C8.R That We Want to See on the C8 Corvette Z06

Five Visible Features on the Corvette C8.R We Want to See on the C8 Corvette Z06

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Chevrolet shocked everyone at the C8 Convertible reveal Wednesday night by bringing out the all-new C8.R for a surprise sneak peek. No details were...
[POLL] Tells Us Which Model of the 2020 Corvette Stingray You Want

[POLL] Tells Us Which Model of the 2020 Corvette Stingray You Want

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Now that the full line-up of 2020 Corvettes has been revealed, which version interests you the most? Back in July, the 2020 Corvette Stingray Coupe...
Auction Preview: Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas 2019

Auction Preview: Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas 2019

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Earlier we featured a preview of the Jim Osterman Collection that Barrett-Jackson will be auctioning off live during their Las Vegas sale this Thursday-Saturday...
C7 Corvette ZR1 Total Production Breakdown

C7 Corvette ZR1 Total Production Breakdown

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The King returned to his hill as a grand finale for the seventh generation Corvette. 2,441 ZR1 coupes and 512 ZR1 convertibles were built...