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  1. Global Chevrolet News
    Video footage of a camouflaged C8 Corvette has been released by ***********.com showing what sounds like a flat-plane crank V8 revving. The video shows a car on the street, so it's hard to know exactly what it has under the hood, but rumors have long persisted that a higher-performance 'Vette...
  2. Global Chevrolet News
    If the shape and name are familiar to you, it's no mistake. This Iso Rivolta GTZ is a modern take on the Iso Rivolta A3 from 1963. And Zagato, whose coach building expertise has been entrusted with this project, has done well. Based, according to the company, on the race car from the early 60s...
  3. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The upcoming Z06 Corvette will benefit from a host of improvements that should combine to give it more of a European supercar feel than the American sportscar feel it currently. Big, sticky Michelins, active aerodynamics, and a special exhaust setup designed to change the pitch of the engine...
  4. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Hertz rent-a-car is selling off much of its stock of black and yellow Z06 Corvettes as it manages its bankruptcy. The Corvettes, of which there are about 20, are selling for around $60,000-a-piece. The good news is that, although this isn't a screaming deal, it is a reasonably good price for a...
  5. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Citing a leaked document that it did not choose to share, Hagerty reports that the Corvette, like the rest of GM's lineup, will be delayed. That means that the several hotter trims of the Corvette will be delayed, too. It's hard to parse what is speculation and what can supposedly be attributed...
  6. Automotive Industry & GM News
    The next Corvette Z06 will feature a wing that dwarfs the current ZR1's wing, according to a report from GM Authority. Citing unnamed sources familiar with the Z06 project, the publication claims that the wing will create more downforce than the ZR1's chonky wing, while generating less...
  7. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Although it's not likely to be officially unveiled for some time, an official sketch from Chevrolet gives us our first look at what we can expect from the C8 Corvette Z06. The image was part of a slew of design sketches that Chevrolet gave to CNET and clearly shows a Z06 badge on the bottom of...
  8. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Last year, Hertz and Chevrolet revealed a 100th Anniversary Edition Corvette Z06. It was, of course, not 100 years of the Corvette, but 100 years of the rental agency. Finished in yellow with black stripes, they also had interior touches like yellow contrast stitching on black seats and custom...
  9. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Yesterday we pretty much found out what the C8 Corvette will look like, and now we know what it'll sound like thanks to a video uploaded by Jalopnik. The video features the same test cars as yesterday running laps around Germany's fearsome Nurburgring and the sound quality it pretty solid so...
  10. Automotive Industry & GM News
    Hertz has a rich history of offering cool cars from their rental locations. To celebrate its 100th anniversary, though, it had to come up with something extra special and the answer came in the shape of a Z06. Available to rent at airport locations in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Fort...
  11. Automotive Industry & GM News
    After a vague Instagram post last week, we said that we weren't exactly sure what Corvette Racing driver Oliver Gavin was up to, but that 1)involved a Corvette, b)would be fast, and iii) would be cool. So cool, you used that word four times -Ed. Now we know what it is, and we were right. Gavin...
  12. Global Chevrolet News
    Beige cars aren't always boring. Like this 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, for example. It's a restored factory racer that can go all night. Like every Corvette that goes up for auction, this one is rare. But in this case, the rare options really are rare. It's one of just 199 cars built with the...
  13. Global Chevrolet News
    Team Corvette has never officially sent the C7 Z06 around the Nordschleife on a timed hot lap. Luckily, we have the Germans from Sport Auto to set the record straight with a blistering 7:14 loop of the Green Hell using a Z06 equipped with GM's 7-speed manual box. Truthfully, the lap raises...
  14. Global Chevrolet News
    Owners are alleging the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 goes into "limp mode" after only about 15 minutes of track driving. The lawsuit is a bit similar to what Ford Shelby GT350 owners are suing Ford over, with Corvette Z06 owners saying General Motors knowingly sells allegedly defective Z06 models...
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