Chevrolet announces Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible

Chevrolet announces Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible

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2013-11-26 Chevrolet announces the 2014 Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible –a limited production model featuring a Lime Rock Green exterior and Brownstone suede interior, suede-wrapped interior trim, carbon-fiber accents, Stingray-logo, interior sill plates and wheel caps and custom Corvette branded luggage from Thule. Top 10 Ways to Give the Gift of Corvette DETROIT – From a scale model to the real car, there are many ways to give America’s iconic sports car, the Corvette, this holiday season. This Top 10 list, with prices from $12 to $77,450, should make it easier to find the perfect gift for any Corvette enthusiast. Topping the list is the all-new Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition Convertible. Production will be limited to 550 all top-of-the-line 3LT models, all in Lime Rock Green exterior and Brownstone suede interior. The…
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2014 CHEVROLET CORVETTE STINGRAY PRODUCT INFORMATION

2014 CHEVROLET CORVETTE STINGRAY PRODUCT INFORMATION

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Vehicle Highlights: Coupe and convertible models built on all-new, lightweight aluminum frameNew LT1 V-8 with SAE-certified 455 hp (339 kW) and 460 lb.-ft. (624 Nm) – and 460 hp (343 kW) / 465 lb.-ft. (630 Nm) with available performance exhaustMost efficient sports car on the market, with EPA-estimated 17 mpg city and 29 mpg highwayAll-new seven-speed manual transmission with Active Rev Match technologyDrive Mode Selector tailors up to 12 vehicle attributes to fit the driver’s environmentStandard carbon fiber hoods on all models, and removable roof panel for coupes, supports a world-class power-to-weight ratio RETURN OF THE STINGRAY: THE 2014 CHEVROLET CORVETTE Chevrolet is redefining modern performance with the all-new Corvette Stingray. And only a Corvette with the perfect balance of technology, design and performance can wear the iconic Stingray designation.…
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Corvette Seat Performance Proven Under Pressure

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Customized test procedures used during development of Stingray’s new seatsDETROIT – The differences in the Standard GT seat and the Competition Sport seat offered in the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette are similar to the everyday comfort of a well-tailored suit vs. the support offered by compression apparel athletes wear.The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette’s optional Competition Sport seat was track tested and modified to provide the kind of bolster support needed for high-velocity maneuvers. © General MotorsThe seventh-generation Corvette offers two seat options: The standard GT seat and the Competition Sport seat, available as an option in December. Corvette last offered different seat choices in the fourth-generation models from 1984 to 1996. © General Motors“Better seats topped our list for interior improvements, and we knew offering just one style would not cut it,”…
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Rear Vues: 1967 – The 1st SEMA Show

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If you hang around "car" people very long, you are sure to hear the name SEMA.You might be asking, just what is a SEMA?  It is an event that has over 2,000 new automotive products on display, and over 2,300 companies filling over a million square feet held annually at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  "It all began in 1963 when a group of small manufacturers who were suppliers of performance equipment for early hot rods organized their fledgling industry and called it "Speed Equipment Manufacturers Association" (SEMA).  From what I found, it was started by Roy Richter, Ed Iskenderian, Willie Garner, Bob Hedman, Robert E. Wyman, John Bartlett, Phil Weiand, Jr., Al Segal, Dean Moon, and Vic Edelbrock, Jr.Today it consists of manufacturers, distributors, retailers, publishing companies, auto restorers,…
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Chevrolet Performance Cars Flex Muscles at SEMA Show

Chevrolet Performance Cars Flex Muscles at SEMA Show

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Concept Corvette, Camaro and SS models highlight breadth of performance range 2013-11-04 Chevrolet reveals three vehicles featured in "Transformers: The Age of Extinction" Monday, November 4, 2013 at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Chevrolet has a long history of being involved with the globally celebrated Transformer movie franchise. This Chevrolet Camaro (right) was built under the supervision of GM Design for use in the upcoming film. (Photo by Isaac Brekken for Chevrolet) © General Motors Chevrolet Unveils Nine High-Powered Concepts At SEMAChevrolet reveals three vehicles featured in "Transformers: The Age of Extinction" Monday, November 4, 2013 at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Chevrolet has a long history of being involved with the globally celebrated Transformer movie franchise. This Chevrolet Corvette Stingray was built under the supervision…
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The August issue of Vette Vues Magazine is coming out soon…

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#508 Vette Vues Magazine, August 2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 16...NCCC 54th Convention16...A 50-Plus Year Golden Love Affair with a ‘54 Vette32...Back to the Beach: A Ten Year Milestone37...Chevy Racing at VIR39...Scott McKay’s Personalized 765 HP Daily Driver60...Dual in Detroit66...Rivals in Detroit72...“Supervette Saturday”, Day Chevrolet80...Too Much Information?96...The Great Coverup53...Rear Vues: 1993 - Part I76...Rear Vues: 1985 - Part III84...Model Scene90...Toy Vues100...Factory FactsPARTA: 1956 and 1957 Corvette Engine Tune-UpPART B: 1964-1966 Corvette Manual Transmission BracketPART C: 1968 Corvete Air Injection Reactor Pump ServicePART D: 1997 Corvette Shop Manual RedesignPART E: 1998-2001 Corvette Paint Wear Tonneau CoverI.B.Cover...Racy Vues117...Business Card File117...Calendar121...Literature, Models, Misc.122...Corvette Parts127...Corvettes for Sale128...Advertisers IndexOn the Cover: 1956 SR "Real McCoy" 2012 Bloomington Gold® Great Hall® inductee to be auctioned at Mecum in Kissimmee, FL.  January 17-26th. Photo credits David Newhardt,…
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