2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car

2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car

2015 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette History
In today's blog post we are looking back to the 2015 Indianapolis 500 at the Official Corvette Pace Car.  Below is a press release the Chevrolet sent out to the media.  At the end of the press release is a photo gallery of the 2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car. JEFF GORDON TO DRIVE CORVETTE Z06 INDY 500 PACE CAR Five-time Brickyard winner will lead pack for 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 [caption id="attachment_6033" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chevrolet announces Wednesday, April 29, 2015 that five-time Brickyard 400 winner and four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon will drive a Corvette Z06 pace car for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500 mile race, on May 24 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. It is the 13th time a Corvette has served…
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2015 Chevrolet Performance Cars

2015 Chevrolet Performance Cars

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America’s Favorite Performance Car Line Expands in 2015 with the new Corvette Z06 Convertible. Chevrolet to offer 14 performance models. Chevrolet Performance Cars for 2015: With the addition of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet will offer 14 performance car models for enthusiasts, ranging from 323 to 625 horsepower. With the introduction of the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet offers enthusiasts, 14 distinct performance-car models – including nine Camaro models, the SS performance sedan, and four Corvette models. Output ranges from 323 to an estimated 625 horsepower. Mark Reuss Speaks About Chevrolet Performance Cars for 2015 “Chevrolet has been America’s best-selling performance brand for four consecutive years, due in part to the breadth of our lineup,” said Mark Reuss, executive vice president, Global Product Development. “For 2015, we will…
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2015 Corvette Z06 Cutaway & Horsepower

2015 Corvette Z06 Cutaway & Horsepower

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2015 Corvette Z06 Rated at 650 Horsepower- Supercharged LT4 V-8 engine is the most powerful ever from Chevrolet For Release: Friday, June 6, 2014 2015 Corvette Z06 Cutaway & Horsepower [caption id="attachment_1589" align="aligncenter" width="640"] 2015 Corvette zo6 Cutaway: The 2015 Corvette Z06 is the most powerful production car ever from General Motors and one of a few production cars available in the United States that delivers more than 600 horsepower. These photos are of the 2015 ZO6 Cutaway Corvette that GM used to display the new car. The 2015 Corvette Z06 went on sale in the fourth quarter of 2014.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1588" align="aligncenter" width="640"] 2015 Corvette zo6 Cutaway: The 2015 Corvette Z06 was the most powerful production car ever from General Motors and one of a few production cars available…
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Corvette C7R Technology Transfer: Street & Track Together – 2015 Z06

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Corvette C7R Technology Transfer: Street & Track Together – 2015 Z06 Published on Oct 21, 2014 Corvette Racing’s C7.R Race Car was developed concurrently with the Corvette Z06 bringing production car and race team together like never before. Technology transfer is evident everywhere from the aerodynamics to the use of carbon fiber materials. A partnership that is breaking down the walls between track and street.
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2015 C7 Widebody by Ivan Tampi at the 2016 SEMA Event

2015 C7 Widebody by Ivan Tampi at the 2016 SEMA Event

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[caption id="attachment_5028" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ivan Tampi Customs at SEMA 2016[/caption] Ivan Tampi presented at SEMA the XIK Widebody Corvette Text and Photos By: Wayne Ellwood This is one of those cars that catch you by surprise. Ivan Tampi is the designer, and he has assembled a certain number of partners to assist in the development of his ideas. Ivan’s has worked the design field for many years and is developing a number of new projects for various manufacturers and private clients. The car presented at SEMA was called the XIK Widebody...because when pronounced correctly is comes out as “sick”. Some of his changes to the basic Corvette are sick; others are subtle and take a while to hit you. The XIK Widebody comprises 15 pieces in carbon fiber. Optional are…
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2016 SEMA – JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z

2016 SEMA – JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z

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Jeff Norwicki brought his updated ConceptZ Corvette to the 2016 SEMA show showcasing a range of Styling and Aerodynamics for the 2015+ ZO6 models. JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z AT 2016 SEMA Text and Photos By Wayne Ellwood Nowicki Autosport launched his Concept Z last year. This year the car is updated, and Jeff calls it his all-new ConceptZ, which includes a range of styling, and aerodynamic aids for 2015+ Corvette Z06 models. These components are showcased on a black “Michelin-themed” 2016 Z06. The car is a nod to the more than 25-year relationship Nowicki Autosport founder Jeff Nowicki has shared with the tire company. The unique features for the Michelin-inspired graphics include a “ghosted” image of Bibendum, the company’s famous mascot, in the hood graphic. Also, the graphics…
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2015 Detroit Grand Prix at Belle Isle Corvette Pace Car

2015 Detroit Grand Prix at Belle Isle Corvette Pace Car

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MARK REUSS TO PACE DETROIT GRAND PRIX IN CORVETTE Z06 GM executive, motorsports fan will lead the pack at the Chevrolet Dual [caption id="attachment_7401" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Chevrolet announces Friday, May 29, 2015, that General Motors Executive Vice President Product Development Mark Reuss will drive the Corvette Z06 pace car this weekend for the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. The Corvette Z06 features 650 supercharged horsepower, a seven-speed manual transmission, and a track-capable chassis system. (Photo by Steve Fecht for Chevrolet)[/caption] 2015-05-29 DETROIT – Mark Reuss, the top product development executive at General Motors and avid motorsports fan, will pace drivers behind the wheel of a Corvette Z06 this weekend for the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans. The two races take place Saturday and Sunday, May…
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Fan’s View of 12-Hours of Sebring 2015

Fan’s View of 12-Hours of Sebring 2015

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Charley Robertson brings a fans' view in 2015 when the #3 Chevrolet Corvette Racing C7.R won the GTLM Pro class at Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. From the archives of Vette Vues Magazine.  This article appeared in the May 2015 issue of Vette Vues Magazine.  The Corvette Enthusiast's Magazine! [caption id="attachment_1942" align="aligncenter" width="653"] This article appeared in the May 2015 issue of Vette Vues Magazine. The Corvette Enthusiast's Magazine! The #3 Chevrolet Corvette Racing C7.R, driven by Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen, and Ryan Briscoe raced to victory Saturday, March 21, 2015 in the GTLM Pro class of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring race at Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, Florida.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1868" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Corvette Racing - Sebring 2015[/caption] Story and Photos by Charley O. Robertson After…
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