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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.
QUICK SHIFTS: Long-Term C8 Corvette, C6/C7 Values, Escalade V Testing with C8 Mules, Comparison Tests, and More!

QUICK SHIFTS: Long-Term C8 Corvette, C6/C7 Values, Escalade V Testing with C8 Mules, Comparison Tests, and More!

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Welcome to another exciting edition of Quick Shifts which is our weekly Corvette and automotive news round-up from around the web.
Lego Corvette C8.R and C3 Caught Testing in Germany!

Lego Corvette C8.R and C3 Caught Testing in Germany!

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Lego will be offering several new sets from the Speed Champions line including a two-car set featuring the C8.R racer and a C3 1968 Corvette.
[VIDEO] Dubai's C7 Corvette "Fire Car" Has A Top Speed Of 211 MPH

[VIDEO] Dubai’s C7 Corvette “Fire Car” Has A Top Speed Of 211 MPH

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The Dubai Civil Defense department's emergency vehicle fleet includes this C7 Corvette Coupe converted into a working "fire car" that's capable of 211 mph.
Happy 427 Day From These Legendary Corvettes!

Happy 427 Day From These Legendary Corvettes!

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With today being 427 Day (April 27th), we take a look at the legendary 427 V8-powered Corvettes that stalked the highways and boulevards over the years.
[POLL] Which New for 2022 Corvette Color Are You Ordering?

[POLL] Which New for 2022 Corvette Color Is Your Favorite?

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At the NCM Bash, the Corvette Team revealed three new colors for 2022. Take our poll and let us know which is your favorite new exterior color.
TRADE ALERT: Any Takers Out There Corvette Nation?

TRADE ALERT: Any Takers Out There Corvette Nation?

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Is lumber the new bitcoin? Check out this trade offer from a guy looking for a late model Corvette Convertible.
Corvettes For Sale: Doug Rippie's Le Mans ZR-1 Corvette

Corvettes For Sale: Doug Rippie’s Le Mans ZR-1 Corvette

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This C4 Corvette ZR-1 racecar was campaigned at the 24 Hours of Le Mans by Doug Rippie and Jim Mero is now offered for sale.
Corvettes for Sale: This Black Rose 2017 Corvette Grand Sport with Z07 is Nearly Perfect

Corvettes for Sale: This Black Rose 2017 Corvette Grand Sport with Z07 is Nearly Perfect

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A rare Black Rose Metallic 2017 Corvette Grand Sport with the Z07 Performance Package and manual transmission is offered for sale at Corvette World Dallas
[VIDEO] Lingenfelter Partners with CORSA to Create 'The Best C8 Corvette Exhaust on the Market'

[VIDEO] Lingenfelter Partners with CORSA to Create ‘The Best C8 Corvette Exhaust on the Market’

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Lingenfelter Performance Engineering has teamed up with CORSA Performance to offer the Extreme-S exhaust system for the C8 Corvette.
QUICK SHIFTS: C8 Reviews, 1960 Corvette at Le Mans, Porsche Takes a Page from the C4 Corvette, and More

QUICK SHIFTS: C8 Reviews, 1960 Corvette at Le Mans, Porsche Takes a Page from the C4 Corvette, and More!

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Quick Shifts is our round-up of Corvette and automotive-related news from around the internet. This week's links feature two C8 Corvette reviews, a look back at Corvette's first foray at Le Mans, and Porsche takes a page from C4 Corvette history when testing their new 992 GT3.