CORVETTE RACING DEBUTS C7.R, EXPANDS ENDURANCE LINEUP FOR 2014

CORVETTE RACING DEBUTS C7.R, EXPANDS ENDURANCE LINEUP FOR 2014

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Chevrolet Press Release December 19, 2013 C7.R in camouflage. The C7.R, which is based on the all-new 2014 Corvette Stingray, will make its racing debut at the Rolex 24 At Daytona in Daytona Beach, Florida on January 26, 2014. (Chevy Racing) © General Motors Taylor, Westbrook rejoin team at Le Mans; Liddell, Briscoe in for Daytona and Sebring Corvette Racing Logo DETROIT (Dec. 19, 2013) – Corvette Racing is continuing its history of strong driver lineups with an impressive roster for the 2014 endurance racing season. The team will field eight drivers across 12 races around the globe in the new Chevrolet Corvette C7.R that will compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the inaugural season of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship in the United States. The cornerstones…
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Vette Vues Magazine December 2013 Back Issue

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Vette Vues Magazine December 2013 Back IssueYou can order the current issue online...#509 Vette Vues Magazine, December  2013, Volume 42, Issue Number 54...Dream Cruise Legend14...NCRS Gallery at Carlisle40...1970 Motion Mako Shark42...Callaway AeroWagon44...39,000,000th Chevrolet was a Gold 1958 Corvette52...Corvette Seat Performance Proven Under Pressure72...Tudor United Sportscar Championship74...What Happened to the Side-Pipes84...Lyn Adams Gets More Kicks Out of Her Vettes!90...The Great Cover Up - Part 296...“Fifty Seven Years Ago...” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection - Part XXXV - November, 1956102..“Fifty Seven Years Ago...” the History and Development of the 1957 Chevrolet 283 V8 Engine with “Ramjet” Fuel Injection - Part XXXVI - December, 195654...Rear Vues: 1993 - Part II58...Model Scene64 ...Toy Vues106...Factory FactsPART A: 1964-1966 Corvette Service UpdatePART B: 1969 Corvette Service…
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NBC Sports Group And Mecum Auctions Sign Multi-Year Agreement To Present Coverage of Mecum Collection Car Auctions

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125 Hours of Mecum Collector Car Auction Programming in 2014Three-Year Agreement To Feature More Than 425 Hours of Original ProgrammingCoverage Presented Across NBC, NBCSN and Esquire Network125 Hours of Mecum Collector Car Auction Programming in 2014Walworth, Wis. – December 18, 2013 – NBC Sports Group and Mecum Auctions, the world leader in live auctions of collector cars, announced today a multi-year agreement to present coverage of Mecum car auctions across NBC, NBCSN, and the Esquire Network, which is part of the NBCUniversal family of networks. The three-year agreement, which begins in 2014, will provide for more than 425 hours of programming across all three channels. If you love sports you should try sports betting on sites like 토토사이트 NBC, NBCSN and Esquire Network will collaborate to feature all 12 of…
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Hennessey 2014 C7 Corvette Breaks 200 MPH on New Texas Toll Road

Hennessey 2014 C7 Corvette Breaks 200 MPH on New Texas Toll Road

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On December 11, 2013, an HPE-upgraded C7 Corvette, driven by company founder John Hennessey, achieved a top speed of 200.6 mph, making it the first C7 Corvette to break the double-century mark. December 17, 2013    John Hennessey pilots first C7 Corvette to eclipse the double century mark Houston, Texas—Only a handful of supercars exist that can rightfully lay claim to achieving 200 mph and beyond. With a serious injection of horsepower from Hennessey Performance (HPE), the new Corvette Stingray has entered that exclusive club. On December 11, 2013, an HPE-upgraded C7 Corvette, driven by company founder John Hennessey, achieved a top speed of 200.6 mph, making it the first C7 Corvette to break the double-century mark. The run was verified with both the VBox GPS-based data acquisition system and…
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OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06

OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06

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In this blog post, we look at a Corvette named OVRKL. It's a 2002 Custom Corvette Z06 from Texas. This article appeared in the July 2013 issue of Vette Vues. [caption id="attachment_4275" align="aligncenter" width="700"] OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06[/caption] By: Bonnie Wolf Photographers: Mark Jenkins & Luke Bhothipiti This is a story about a man and his car that has gone from a daily driver with 113,000 miles on it, to Best of Show Corvette at the 2012 Corvette Chevy Expo. Chris Johnson, a 11th generation Texan, ordered her up new. Chris, only 24 years old, was fresh out of graduate school when he decided he wanted to buy a Corvette. He picked his new 2002 ZO6 Corvette up at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY and drove…
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Corvette C7.R race car, wearing an updated “Jake” mascot

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The new Corvette C7.R race car, wearing an updated “Jake” mascot, will make its competition debut at the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Jan. 25-26, 2014. Jake, named for the infamous character played by the late John Belushi in The Blues Brothers, first appeared in the early 2000s, when the Corvette Racing team was gaining momentum, winning multiple ALMS championships, the 24 Hours of Daytona and 12 Hours of Sebring. © General Motors
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Chevrolet Powers Way to Pair of Engine Honors

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WardsAuto recognizes Corvette and Cruze engines among 10 Best in industry2013-12-12DETROIT – The all-new, high-tech Small Block 6.2L V8 powering the 2014 Corvette Stingray and the 2.0L turbo diesel for the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze are among Ward’s 10 Best Engines.WardsAuto reviewed 44 engines from 16 automakers in this year’s competition, which looked at power, fuel efficiency, new technology, refinement and compared it with data for similar engines.“At GM – our goal is to design, build and sell the world’s best powertrains – this recognition from the experts at WardsAuto provides two additional proof points that we are on the right track,” said Steve Kiefer, vice president, Global Powertrain.“The fifth generation Small Block V-8 in the new Stingray, is an iconic brand in itself, and our new 2.0L Turbo Diesel engine…
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2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Schedule

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2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship ScheduleAfter securing their 10th American Le Mans Series championship in 15 years, the Corvette Racing team along with Pratt & Miller Engineering is eagerly anticipating a new season, under a new racing league. Corvette Racing will enter the Tudor United Sports Car Championship, a new race series that is a result of a merger between the ALMS and the Rolex Sports Car Series, with an all new car, the C7.R.2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship ScheduleJan 25-26: Daytona International SpeedwayMar 15: Sebring International RacewayApr 12: Long Beach Street CircuitMay 4: Mazda Raceway Laguna SecaMay 31: Detroit Belle IsleJun 29: Watkins Glen InternationalJul 13: Canadian Tire Motorsport ParkJul 25: Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayAug 10: Road AmericaAug 24: Virginia International RacewaySep 20: Circuit of The AmericasOct 4: Road Atlanta
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Chevrolet to Introduce 2015 Corvette Z06 at Detroit Show

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Most-capable Corvette ever will lead industry’s broadest range of performance carsChevrolet will take the wraps off the all-new 2015 Corvette Z06 in January at the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. © General Motors2013-12-04DETROIT – Chevrolet will introduce the 2015 Corvette Z06 next month at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. It will be the most track-capable Corvette ever, designed to deliver supercar levels of performance through unique powertrain, chassis and aerodynamic features.The Corvette Z06 will complete Chevrolet’s performance car lineup, which will also see the addition of the Corvette Stingray Convertible, Camaro Z/28 and SS sedan.“Chevrolet is America’s favorite performance car brand, and for 2014 we are going to offer enthusiasts more choices than ever before,” said Alan Batey, senior vice president, Global Chevrolet. “No…
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