C6 Corvette History: An Overview

C6 Corvette History: An Overview

2005 Corvette Information, 2006 Corvette Information, 2007 Corvette Information, 2008 Corvette Information, 2009 Corvette Information, 2010 Corvette Information, 2011 Corvette Information, 2012 Corvette Information, 2013 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information
2005 Chevrolet Corvette - Photo Credit GM The C6 Corvette History. Read about the car's history and features in this detailed overview. In 2005, the C5 made way for the completely redesigned sixth-generation Corvette, known as the C6. The C6 was introduced in 2005 and produced until 2013. It featured a new chassis and styling with the "swoopy" lines that would become a signature for later Corvettes. It used an all-new chassis and body to improve performance and handling. It did keep its classic American looks though. Public Unveiling C6 Corvette History: General Motors Vehicle Line Executive Performance Cars and Corvette Chief Engineer Dave Hill stands with the 2005 Chevrolet Corvette C6 on the floor of the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit Monday, January 5, 2004. (General Motors/Tom…
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2009 “Nasty Red” Corvette Featured at Texas Expo

2009 “Nasty Red” Corvette Featured at Texas Expo

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Features, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Roger “Red” Eldor and Paula “Trigger” Lawson-Eldor’s 2009 Corvette and their Cowboy Up display will be featured on March 13 and 14, 2021, at the Corvette Chevy Expo held at the Galveston Island Convention Center, 5600 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77554. Chevrolet Show Cars from the Texas and Louisiana will compete at the Expo for Best of Show, Best in Class, 2nd and 3rd place along with People’s Choice and Best Display Awards, and the President’s Award. K. Scott Teeters recently wrote an article that appeared in the December 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine in which he interviewed the couple and got the story behind their stunning show car and display called “Cowboy Up.” K. Scott Teeters wrote an article that appeared in the December 2020 issue of Vette…
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50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT

50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT Design and technology come together to celebrate Corvette’s past, present, and future 2009-10-30 Today we are looking back that the 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept and a press release that was sent to the media. DETROIT – Chevrolet delivers a futuristic vision of technology and design with the 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept. A version of the model was first shown at the 2009 Chicago Auto Show and stars as “Sideswipe” in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. The Corvette Stingray Concept represents both the iconic legacy and an exciting future for Corvette. 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept The Corvette Stingray Concept was developed as an internal design challenge to combine classic Corvette cues with surprisingly high-tech features, modern materials, and a striking new appearance. The car…
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2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Specifications
2009 Chevrolet Corvette We are taking a look at the 2009 Corvette coupe, convertible, and ZO6 and their specifications. At the end of this article, we have a photo gallery of the 2009 Vette. 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Product Information: WHATS NEW FOR CORVETTE & CORVETTE Z06 New for 2009 New 1LT convertible model2LT convertible now with standard power topTwo new custom interiors: Dark Titanium and EbonyTwo new exterior colors: Cyber Gray Metallic and Blade Silver MetallicBluetooth phone connection availableSteering wheel audio controls standard on all modelsVariable steering ratio standard on all models“Crossed flags” emblem has a new, bright surroundPower hatch pull-down standard on coupe and Z06Z06 dry-sump oil system capacity increased to 10.5 quarts (9.9 L) – same as ZR1New Z06 “spider”-design wheels in Sparkle Silver, Competition Gray, or chromeZ06…
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2009 CORVETTE ZR1 SPECIFICATIONS

2009 CORVETTE ZR1 SPECIFICATIONS

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information
We are looking at the 2009 Corvette ZR1. We will look at the LS9 6.2L small-block engine, Transmission, axle, Ride and handling, Exclusive exterior, Interior details, and the VINs. We drill down on the specs on the engine, chassis and suspension, brakes, wheels, and tires. The dimensions. The cargo, fuel, and engine capacities. In the end, we have a 2009 Corvette ZR1 Photo Gallery for you to enjoy. 2009 ZR1 Corvette - The most powerful car ever sold by GM. Owner: Rick Hendrick. NEW FOR 2009 Supercharged 6.2L engine rated at 638 hp (476 kW)Upgraded six-speed manual transmission with dual-disc clutch technologyBrembo carbon-ceramic four-wheel disc brakesTwenty-spoke 19-inch (front) and 20-inch (rear) wheels in Sterling Silver or chromeZR1-specific Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tiresZR1-specific design features, including wider, carbon-fiber dual-port front fenders;…
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First ‘Sinkhole’ Corvette Restored

First ‘Sinkhole’ Corvette Restored

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives
Corvette ZR1 ‘Blue Devil’ debuts at SEMA Show on way back to museum Chevrolet has completed the restoration of the first car damaged in the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum. The 2009 Corvette ZR1 was one of two show cars used to introduce the all-new Corvette ZR1 in January 2008, and the car was on loan from Chevrolet to the National Corvette Museum when the sinkhole developed Chevrolet has completed the restoration of the first car damaged in the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum. The 2009 Corvette ZR1 was one of two show cars used to introduce the all-new Corvette ZR1 in January 2008, and the car was on loan from Chevrolet to the National Corvette Museum when the sinkhole developed Chevrolet has completed the restoration of the…
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2009 Chevrolet Corvette Photo Gallery

2009 Chevrolet Corvette Photo Gallery

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette Photo Galleries
In our 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Photo Gallery we have the 2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition, 2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Photos, 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe, and 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. We also have the C6 Corvette History. Read about the car’s history and features in this detailed overview. 2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition The Corvette GT1 Championship Edition celebrates the success of Corvette C6.R Racing over the years. Some details of the package include C6.R-inspired graphics featuring Corvette Racing 'Jake,' Championships, and driver flags; ZR1-style body color, full-width spoiler, and chrome wheels; and a special engine cover with carbon pattern and yellow Corvette lettering. This package is available in the Coupe 4LT ($65,310), Convertible 4LT ($71,815) or Z06 3LZ ($86,385). The Corvette GT1 Championship Edition celebrates the success of Corvette C6.R Racing over…
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