Mark Reuss Unveiled 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

Mark Reuss Unveiled 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

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Mark Reuss, GM Executive Vice President, Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply, Unveiled the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible in New York General Motors Product Development chief Mark Reuss introduces the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at a special event in New York City. The all-new, 2015 Corvette Z06 offers at least 625 hp, 0-60 acceleration in under 3.5 seconds, true aerodynamic downforce, and available performance hardware including carbon-ceramic brakes and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup tires. (Chevrolet News Photo) © General Motors Here are some other articles about the 2015 Corvette: Drop-top Supercar: 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible 2015 Corvette Stingray to Offer Eight-Speed Automatic 2015 Corvette Cutaway
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McNamara 1967 Corvette Coupe Brought $725,000 at Mecum Auction in Houston

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1967 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe (Lot S128) Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum Auctions1964 Ford GT40 Prototype (Lot S147.1) Photo by David Newhardt, Courtesy of Mecum AuctionsWALWORTH, Wis. – April 15, 2014 – Mecum blasted into Houston this past weekend with a gigantic sale dominated by a $7 million hammer price for the 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype, GT/104. Overall sales reached $33,633,058 with 765 of the total 1,085 vehicles offered changing hands, achieving a healthy sell-through rate of nearly 70 percent.“Our Houston event is one of the fastest growing auctions on our calendar,” noted Mecum President and Founder Dana Mecum. “The quality of collector cars continues to rise year after year here in Houston, and the people of this great car town are what keep us coming back to the…
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Drop-top Supercar: 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

Drop-top Supercar: 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible

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In this blog, we learn about the features of the 2015 Corvette ZO6 Convertible, such as it uses an electronic top that can be lowered by the car’s key fob. [caption id="attachment_2693" align="aligncenter" width="3000"] The all-new, 2015 Corvette Z06 will be one of the most capable convertibles on the market, offering at least 625 hp, 0-60 acceleration in under 3.5 seconds, true aerodynamic downforce, and available performance hardware including carbon-ceramic brakes and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup tires.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2694" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The all-new, 2015 Corvette Z06 will be one of the most capable convertibles on the market, offering at least 625 hp, 0-60 acceleration in under 3.5 seconds, true aerodynamic downforce, and available performance hardware including carbon-ceramic brakes and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup tires.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2695" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The all-new,…
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2015 Corvette Stingray New Eight-Speed Automatic

2015 Corvette Stingray New Eight-Speed Automatic

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Paddle-shift gearbox rivals dual-clutch performance, enhances efficiency [caption id="attachment_2711" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] 2015 Hydra-Matic 8L90 (M5U) Eight-Speed RWD Auto Transaxle for Corvette: The 2015 Corvette features an all-new eight-speed automatic, designed and built by GM, that is more than 8 pounds (4 kg) lighter and five-percent more fuel efficient than the six-speed automatic. © General Motors[/caption]   DETROITT – An eight-speed paddle-shift automatic transmission will be offered in the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray for 2015, enhancing the performance and efficiency of the 2014 North American Car of the Year. Designed and built by GM, the new transmission delivers world-class shift times that rival the best dual-clutch designs. The all-new, GM-designed 8L90 eight-speed is expected to contribute up to 5-percent greater efficiency when compared to the previous six-speed automatic. EPA fuel economy test…
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America’s Favorite Performance Car Line Expands in 2015

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With new Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet to offer 14 performance modelsChevrolet will offer 14 performance car models for enthusiasts, ranging from 323 to 625 horsepower. © General MotorsFor Release: Monday, April 14, 2014, 8 a.m. EDT America’s Favorite Performance Car Line Expands in 2015 With new Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet to offer 14 performance modelsNEW YORK – 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.“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 have the best range…
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Mecum Auction Results Kissimmee 2014

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232 Corvettes Changed Hands for a Total of $11,896,560 at the Mecum Kissimmee Auction 2014WALWORTH, Wis. – Jan. 31, 2014 – The largest collector car auction in the world lived up to its moniker once again with Mecum’s Kissimmee, Fla., event, held Jan. 17-26, offering a grand total of 2,750 cars and more than 3,000 items of Road Art throughout the 10 days of heated bidding and hard-hammering sales. Auction sales reached a hefty $63,435,490 in total with 1,759 of the vehicles exchanging hands for a sell-through rate of 64 percent.Despite nationwide weather conundrums resulting in thousands of cancelled flights throughout the Northeast and Midwest, the auction still managed to succeed in bringing buyers and sellers together with overall attendance reaching more than 70,000 spectators and an unbeatably diverse lineup…
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Ten Days And 3,000 Cars At Mecum Collector Car Auction In Kissimmee-Starts Today-January 17, 2014

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WALWORTH, Wis. – Jan. 6, 2014 – Mecum Auctions will bring the world’s largest collector car auction to the Osceola Heritage Park grounds in Kissimmee, Fla., this Jan. 17-26 with 3,000 vehicles and 3,000 items of Road Art and memorabilia set to cross the auction block throughout the 10 days of hard-hammering action. The immense lineup includes everything from high-performance muscle cars to ‘50s era cars as well as vintage racers, European sports and exotics and of course an impressive and vast offering of Corvettes.From investment-grade collector cars to entry-level vehicles, the lineup includes something for everyone. Vehicles will range from several thousand to several million dollars and will include marques ranging from the unique and obscure to the automotive industry giants. With such significant Corvette sales over the years,…
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New Corvette C7.R Shares Tech with New Z06

New Corvette C7.R Shares Tech with New Z06

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CHEVROLET CORVETTE C7.R - 2014 New Corvette C7.R Shares Tech with New Z06 Co-developed with 2015 Corvette Z06, sharing chassis, engine technologies and aerodynamics strategyMakes competition debut Jan. 25 at the 52nd Rolex 24 At DaytonaContinues the legacy of Corvette Racing, which includes 90 global victories and 10 manufacturer championships since 1999 DETROIT – Chevrolet today unveiled the Corvette C7.R race car, which was co-developed with the all-new 2015 Corvette Z06. They represent the closest link in modern times between Corvettes built for racing and the road, sharing unprecedented levels of engineering and components including chassis architecture, engine technologies and aerodynamic strategies. “When it comes to endurance racing, Corvette has been the benchmark of success for nearly 15 years,” said Jim Campbell, U.S. vice president, Performance Vehicles and Motorsports. “A great…
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Chevrolet Sweeps 2014 NACTOY Awards

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Chevrolet was the only brand to be recognized as this year's recipient of the prestigious North American Car and Truck of the Year awards.Chevrolet sweeps the North American Car and Truck of the Year voting as the Silverado pickup (left) and the Corvette Stingray are voted the 2014 North American Truck and Car of the Year Monday, January 13, 2014 at the start of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. New General Motors CEO Mary Barra is pictured with the vehicles Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at the GM Renaissance Center Global Headquarters in Detroit. (Photo by John F. Martin for Chevrolet) © General Motors2014-01-13DETROIT – The all-new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and Silverado 1500 are the 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year.   It is the first time…
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2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is Most Capable, Ever

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Embargoed for Release: Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, 10:30 a.m. EST(L to R) The all-new 2015 Corvette Z06 and 2014 Corvette C7.R race car were co-developed, and represent the closest link in modern times between Corvettes built for racing and the road, sharing unprecedented levels of engineering and components including chassis architecture, engine technologies, and aerodynamic strategies. © GM• Enters supercar territory with race-proven design, advanced technologies and world-class performance • With track-focused Z07 performance package, 2015 Corvette Z06 delivers faster lap times than 2013 Corvette ZR1 • First Corvette Z06 to offer supercharged engine, removable roof panel and available paddle-shift automatic transmission The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 © GM The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 © GM The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 © GM The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 © GM The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 © GM The…
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