The new ZO6 Brings Track Experience to Everyday Enthusiasts – Video Reveal

The new ZO6 Brings Track Experience to Everyday Enthusiasts – Video Reveal

2023 Corvette Information, C8 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Specifications
On October 26, 2021, Chevrolet revealed the new C8 2023 Chevrolet Corvette ZO6. We have the video for you to watch as well as the press release with preliminary specifications. At the end of the press release, we also have the press photos for you to enjoy. You will see multiple people who played an important part in creating the new C8 ZO6 as well as some celebrities: Just Bell, Former Championship Race Car Driver, and TV HostTadge Juechter, Corvette Executive Chie EngineerDustin Gardner, Assistant Chief Engineer, LT6 EngineJosh Holder Chief Engineer, CorvetteBruce Meyer, Corvette Enthusiast and Founding member of the Petersen Automotive MuseumOliver Gavin, Former Corvette Racing Driver, Five-Time 24 Hours of Le Mans Winner, Oliver Gavin Driving AcademyDevin Booker, Professional Basketball Superstar, Gold Medalist, and Avid Car EnthusiastBrett…
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C8 2023 Corvette Z06 Reveal Date Released

C8 2023 Corvette Z06 Reveal Date Released

2023 Corvette Information, C8 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives Category
SET YOUR WATCH: 2023 Corvette Z06 Reveal Date Released Press Release Dated 2021-10-20 DETROIT – In 8,600 minutes, professional basketball superstar, gold medalist, and avid car enthusiast, Devin Booker, and record-breaking performance builder and driver, Emelia Hartford, will join General Motors’ passionate engineers and designers to learn what it takes to create the all-new 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. https://youtu.be/0I2EiacT0qQ “Putting the World on Notice,” an approximately 30-minute reveal film, will premiere on chevy.com/Z06 on Oct. 26, at 12 p.m. ET. Immediately following the film, Chevrolet will host a panel discussion featuring Corvette and third-party experts, who will share how the Corvette Z06 provides an unparalleled driver experience. ABOUT CHEVROLETFounded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world's largest car brands, available in 79 countries with more than 3.2 million cars…
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2023 C8 Corvette Z06 LT6 Debut: 5.5L DOHC V-8 Engine

2023 C8 Corvette Z06 LT6 Debut: 5.5L DOHC V-8 Engine

2023 Corvette Information, C8 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives Category
We are looking at a press release for the 2023 Corvette Z06 debut of the all-new 5.5L DOHC V-8 engine. 2023 CHEVROLET CORVETTE Z06 ELEVATES THE AMERICAN SUPERCAR2023 C8 Corvette Z06: Most capable ever arrives on the global stage, powered by all-new LT6 DOHC V-8Racing at its coreAdditional highlights of the 2023 Corvette Z06 include:All-new LT6Additional highlights include:Designed to performAdditionally, the new Z06 will offer three increasing levels of aerodynamic support:Track-proven performance technologiesBespoke attention to detail5.5L DOHC V-8 Engine Photos:CORVETTE Z06 GENERATIONS 2023 CHEVROLET CORVETTE Z06 ELEVATES THE AMERICAN SUPERCAR 2023 C8 Corvette Z06: Most capable ever arrives on the global stage, powered by all-new LT6 DOHC V-8 DETROIT – 2021-10-26 - The next chapter in the mid-engine Corvette journey begins today with the introduction of the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06,…
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1963 Corvette ZO6 Tanker – Part 1

1963 Corvette ZO6 Tanker – Part 1

1963 Corvette Information, C2 Corvette Category, Corvette Features, Corvette History, Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Racing News
Today on the Vette Vues Magazine blog we are looking at part 1 of a two-part article that appeared in May and June 2020 issues of Vette Vues. It covers the history of the 1963 Corvette ZO6 and one that is owned by Dave Matlock. The cover of the May 2020 issue is Dave's 1963 ZO6 big tank Corvette on display at the Corvette Chevy Expo in Galveston Island Texas. Dave Matlock's 1963 Z06 Tanker Sting Ray: Born to Be A Race Car and a Collector Car! Article by K. Scott Teeters Image Credit: G.M. Archives 1963 Corvette ZO6 Tanker Engine 1963 Corvette ZO6 Tanker Ever since the introduction of the 2001 Z06, there's been an increased emphasis on the structure of the Corvette. The C5 Corvette was arguably the…
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2004 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition Last C5 ZO6

2004 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition Last C5 ZO6

2004 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Corvette Features
2004 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition Last C5 ZO6 The feature Corvette that we are looking at today is the Last C5 ZO6 Chevrolet Corvette 2004 Commemorative Edition. The last C5 Corvette produced, built on July 1, 20041 of 2,215 Commemorative Edition Coupes produced5.7/350 HP LS1 V-8 engineSequential fuel injection4-speed automatic transmission with overdriveLimited slip differentialActive handlingSpeed-sensitive power rack and pinion steering4-wheel power disc brakesLeMans Blue with Shale leather interiorCross Flags stitched into headrestsElectrochromic mirrorsHeads-up displayPlastic still affixedTwilight sentinelRemovable roof panelBose AM/FM/CD stereoCruise control6-way power sport seats5-spoke aluminum wheels This is the engine in the 2004 Chevrolet Corvette Commemorative Edition Last C5 ZO6. It has the 5.7L engine and is rated at 405 hp and 400 ft. lbs. torque. Our photo was taken in 2007 in the MY Garage Museum and…
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1963 ZO6 Test – Video

1963 ZO6 Test – Video

1963 Corvette Information, C2 Corvette Category, Corvette News and Archives Category
Legendary Zora Arkus Duntov handpicked top Corvette racers to test drive the all-new 1963 ZO6 Corvette Stingray. He chose Dave MacDonald and Dick Thompson. On June 29 through July 1, 1962, Zora held a three-day media event. This historic test was used in a GM promotional video titled Biography of a Sports Car and was distributed around the globe as part of GM's '63 sales campaign. First Four 1963 ZO6s Given to Racers Two months later GM presented the first four 1963 Z06 Corvettes off the line to renowned Corvette racers Dave MacDonald, Bob Bondurant, Doug Hooper & Jerry Grant - it was decided MacDonald would receive VIN#684, the very first. All four Stingrays would debut at Riverside International Raceway on Oct 13, 1962. Also debuting that day was Carroll…
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2017 SEMA CORVETTE PHOTOS

Chevrolet Corvette Photo Galleries
Vette Vues Magazine covered the SEMA 2017 in the February and March 2018 issues.  We will share with you some of the photos that didn't make the print but we know you will still enjoy seeing them.  The coverage was done by Wayne Ellwood. "As in past year's I am pleased to tell you that SEMA was better than ever. Of course, as it gets bigger and better it also gets harder to limit the amount of detail we want to provide you. That's why, this year, our coverage will come in two parts. There is just so much to tell." ~ Wayne Ellwood Our first photos are of GM's display.  The feature car was, of course, the 2018 Z06 Carbon 65 Edition Corvette at SEMA 2017. 2018 Z06 Carbon 65…
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ZO6 Performance Parts Enhancements for C7 Corvette

ZO6 Performance Parts Enhancements for C7 Corvette

2014 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives Category
In this blog post, we have a release from Chevrolet about the new ZO6 Performance Parts.   Chevrolet and drivers from the Ron Fellows Corvette Spring Mountain track demonstrated Stingray models enhanced with components from Z06-based performance parts. These are specially designed for the C7 Corvette. The 2014 Corvette was the first year for the seventh-generation Corvette which ran through the 2019 model year. For Release: Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, 1 p.m. PST The broad range of chassis, suspension, and aero components enhance the capability Chevrolet today and drivers from the Ron Fellows Corvette high-performance driving school at the Spring Mountain track demonstrated Stingray models enhanced with components from a new lineup of ZO6 Performance Parts. PAHRUMP, Nev. – Chevrolet today and drivers from the Ron Fellows Corvette high-performance driving…
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2008 Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6

2008 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette Magazine Back Issues, Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Specifications
In this article, we look at the 2008 Corvette and ZO6. We look at the press release the Chevrolet released on the new C6 Corvette. This article appeared in the July 2007 issue of Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 35, Issue 12.  2008 Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6 2008 CORVETTE Chevrolet Corvette & Corvette ZO6 Iconic Sports Car Receives Larger, More Powerful LS3 6.2L V-8 And Host Of Driving, Interior Refinements
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2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car Photo Gallery

2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car Photo Gallery

2015 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette Photo Galleries
We are looking at our photo gallery for the 2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette ZO6 Pace Car. 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 as the official pace car, dating to 1978, and the 26th time a Chevrolet has led the pack for “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” 2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car (Photographer Dave Estes for Vette Vues Magazine) 2015 Indianapolis 500 Corvette Pace Car (Photographer Dave Estes for Vette Vues Magazine) 2015 Corvette Pace Car Edition at 2018 Mecum Indy General Motors…
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