Chevy Debuts C8.R Corvette Race Car for Next Racing Season

Chevy Debuts C8.R Corvette Race Car for Next Racing Season

C8 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives, Corvette Racing News Current and Past, Corvette Videos
The Corvette race car shows off its new colors and clean-sheet design built on enhanced technology transfer Chevrolet begins a new chapter in its storied racing legacy with the introduction of the new mid-engine Corvette race car, known as the C8.R. Last week, Chevrolet revealed its new mid-engine C8.R Corvette Race Car along with the new 2020 C8 Corvette convertible.  This weekend before the Petit Le Mans race, the new C8.R will do a ceremonial lap before the race.  Chevrolet has revealed more technical details of its new car.  The new C8.R will be Chevrolet’s first mid-engine race car to compete in IMSA’s GTLM class and the first clean sheet race car design since the C5.R debuted in 1999. Chevrolet begins a new chapter in its storied racing legacy with the…
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Genovation’s All-Electric Vehicle Breaks Speed Record

Genovation’s All-Electric Vehicle Breaks Speed Record

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Updates September 25, 2019 The Genovation Extreme Electric car (GXE) made history again on September 25, 2019, by breaking the land speed record for a street-legal all-electric vehicle. The GXE broke its own world record for fastest street-legal all-electric supercar with 210.2 mph. "First, we got rained out. Then we battled massive crosswinds. The GXE still broke its own world record for fastest street-legal all-electric supercar: 210.2 mph...and there's more record-breaking to come." https://youtu.be/EuNGG_X01-E July 28, 2016 The Genovation Extreme Electric car (GXE) made history on July 28, 2016, by breaking the land speed record for a street-legal all-electric vehicle. The GXE reached the record-breaking speed of 205.6 mph during supervised tests with Johnny Bohmer Racing at Space Florida’s Shuttle Landing Facility in Kennedy Space Center, FL. The record was…
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2020 Corvette Stingray – SME Insights

2020 Corvette Stingray – SME Insights

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
Here is a really informative video about the new C8 Corvette. Key present and past project leaders, designers and engineers provide unique insights and details into what inspired them to create the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. There are so many unique things on the new Corvette. The video covers SME - Subject Matter Exper Insights: DesignMid-EngineDual ClutchFront Storage/TrunkDriver ModesSeatsCustomizationFront Lift https://youtu.be/JVi-jLTRhU4 In the C8 insights video, you heard from: Tom Peters, (retired) Exterior Design Director, Chevrolet CorvetteTadge Juechter, Executive Chief Engineer, Chevrolet CorvetteHarlan Charles, Product Manager, Chevrolet CorvetteMike Petrucci, Lead Development Engineer, Chevrolet CorvetteEd Piatek, Chief Engineer, Chevrolet CorvetteBrett Golliff, Color and Trim Design Manager, Chevrolet CorvetteScott Creehan, Feature Owner Driver Mode Control Engineer, Chevrolet CorvetteTristan Murphy, Interior Lead Designer, Chevrolet Corvette What is your favorite feature in the new…
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – 07.18.19: The Event of the Year

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – 07.18.19: The Event of the Year

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
Highlights, videos and inside views from the official reveal of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray on July 18, 2019, in Tustin, California. https://youtu.be/CyKBjFa7Yag Want to see more photos of the 2020 C8 Mid Engine Corvette? Check them out here. Here is the Live Video Coverage In this blog post, we will look at the details of the First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette. Details about the new C8 Corvette Stingray design, engine, colors, options and more. Read More. If you are enjoying our blog check out our Recent Blog Posts Part of owning a Corvette is being a part of the “Corvette Family” There are events just for Corvette owners across the country. See when the next event is near you in our Corvette Calendar of Events. Are you getting Vette Vues Magazine? If not you…
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1997 C5 Corvette Commercial

1997 C5 Corvette Commercial

1997 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
The new C8 2020 Corvette Mid-Engine has just been released, so we wanted to look back at some great Corvette history. 1997 was the first year of production for the fifth-generation Corvette which was twenty-three years ago. We start off with a Corvette Commercial that ran for the then New 1997 C5 Corvette. 1997 C5 Corvette Commercial; full 60 second "What Is It?" https://youtu.be/5_2MgRhlpNk This video is a 1997 C5 Corvette Commercial which was in the Chevrolet Dealer 1997 C5 Launch-Kit and is the full 60-second commercial. There is also a 30 second shortened commercial. Next, we have a photo that was given to the press. The fifth-generation Corvette started with the 1997 model year. The C5 offered a larger amount of trunk space, now large enough for two golf bags. They moved…
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C8 Live Reveal Video Footage

C8 Live Reveal Video Footage

2020 Corvette Information, C8 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
This C8 Live Reveal Video Footage is of the on-stage reveal of the 2020 C8 Mid Engine Corvette Stingray. You can listen to the key remarks from GM leadership and SMEs. The reveal took place July 18, 2019, at Tustin, California where General Motors President Mark Reuss drove the 2020 Corvette C8 onto the stage of a World War II-era blimp hangar outside Los Angeles. Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter, Design Manager Kirk Bennion, and Product Marketing Manager Harlan Charles were all on hand. https://youtu.be/Y6zxNrMCVJ4 Chevrolet released a press release with these details on the new 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray. In this blog post, there are the details of the First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette that was Revealed on July 18, 2019. Details about the new C8 Corvette Stingray design, engine, colors,…
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Video of Tadge Juechter, Outlining Mission for 2020 Corvette Stingray

Video of Tadge Juechter, Outlining Mission for 2020 Corvette Stingray

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
Tadge Juechter, Corvette Executive Chief Engineer, outlines our mission for the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. https://youtu.be/oQjxo_45sc4 The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray goes into production at GM’s Bowling Green Assembly in late 2019. Additional pricing and packaging information will be shared closer to launch. 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray Preliminary Specifications Here are some more blog posts you might enjoy: Corvette Reveal Video C8 Corvette Design Seminar at 2019 Concours d’Elegance of America The Last C7 Corvette Sold for an Astronomical $2.7 Million at Auction If you are enjoying our blog check out our Recent Blog Posts Part of owning a Corvette is being a part of the “Corvette Family” There are events just for Corvette owners across the country. See when the next event is near you in our Corvette Calendar of…
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Corvette is the Crown Jewel of Chevrolet

Corvette is the Crown Jewel of Chevrolet

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
Barry Engle, GM Executive Vice President and President, The Americas, describes the Corvette as the crown jewel of Chevrolet. https://youtu.be/-hKFREK8KcM Here are some more videos the Chevrolet released for the 2020 C8 Corvette: 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – 07.18.19: The Event of the Year Tonawanda-Built Next Gen 6.2L Small Block V-8 to Power All-New 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 Live Reveal Video Footage Learn more about the new C8 2020 Corvette: First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette Revealed! 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray Preliminary Specifications 2020 C8 Corvette Photos If you are enjoying our blog check out our Recent Blog Posts Part of owning a Corvette is being a part of the “Corvette Family” There are events just for Corvette owners across the country. See when the next event is near you in our Corvette…
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Opening Reveal Video and On-Stage Introduction

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Opening Reveal Video and On-Stage Introduction

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
The opening video at the live reveal brings together the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray’s aeronautical roots and new levels of performance, technology, and craftsmanship to introduce the first-ever mid-engine Corvette. https://youtu.be/Xa3vy4Y7u1U Chevrolet released a press release with these details on the new 2020 C8 Mid-Engine Corvette Stingray. In this blog post, there are the details of the First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette that was Revealed on July 18, 2019. Details about the new C8 Corvette Stingray design, engine, colors, options and more. We also have the Preliminary Specifications for the 2020 C8 Mid Engine Corvette as well as a Photo Gallery of the Live Reveal. If you are enjoying our blog check out our Recent Blog Posts Part of owning a Corvette is being a part of the “Corvette Family” There are events…
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Executive Design Director Global Chevrolet Phil Zak Introduces 2020 Corvette Mid Engine Design

Executive Design Director Global Chevrolet Phil Zak Introduces 2020 Corvette Mid Engine Design

2020 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
Phil Zak, Global Chevrolet Executive Design Director, talks about the heart of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – the mid-engine design as he introduces the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Thursday, July 18, 2019, in Tustin, California. The 2020 Stingray, the brand's first-ever production mid-engine Corvette, features a new 6.2L Small Block V-8 LT2 engine producing 495 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque when equipped with a performance exhaust. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray goes into production in late 2019 and will start under $60,000. https://youtu.be/BTlMmjmxsRc Want to see more photos of the 2020 C8 Mid Engine Corvette? Check them out here. Here is the Live Video Coverage In this blog post, we will look at the details of the First-Ever Mid-Engine Corvette. Details about the new C8 Corvette Stingray design,…
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