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462011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Carbon slots in right below ZR1

2011 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Carbon - Click above for high-res image gallery

28Corvette ZR1 gets the cover of Gran Turismo PSP

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33Officially Official: GM reveals details on new Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GT2

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30Automobile Magazine Announces 2009 All-Stars

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59VIDEO: Jay Leno takes delivery of Corvette ZR1

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78With GM on the brink, what will happen to the Corvette?

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6For the kids: Help Mr. Stephens build a ZR1 engine

For many, General Motors' Mr Stephens' Engine Shop online game is full of metallic looking stuff, none of it discernibly purposeful. What you're working with are extracted parts of the LS9 engine that powers the Corvette ZR1. Unless your ZR1 is in the shop for catastrophic engine failure, these components aren't usually seen out on their own. The General's little game has you correctly identify the major pieces and awards a prize after three rounds of correct answers (or lucky guesses). So many

53Corvette ZR-1 knocks four seconds off 'Ring time

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21Corvette ZR1 dyno'd at 535 rwhp

It always happens this way. Shortly after a new performance car is released to the public, it will find its way to a dyno shortly thereafter. When that new vehicle is the new performance king of the automotive world, aka the 2009 Corvette ZR1, our collective interest is piqued. So, how does it fare on the rollers? Two separate 'Vettes were tested, and the average output was about 535 horsepower at the rear wheels. After factoring in the normal 15-percent drivetrain losses for a rear-wheel drive

58Top Gear reviews ZR1, hard to get past Corvette looks

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45Enter the Rumormill: 2012 C7 Corvette ZR1 with twin-turbo V6

While the world watches in awe as the Corvette ZR1 wretches the performance crown from its competitors, some people are already concerning themselves with its successor. How could GM possibly improve on its best 'Vette yet? Popular Mechanics speculated on what the 2012 Corvette could have in store, and some of the answers they've dug up are a bit surprising. Dual clutch gearboxes? Nope. Mid-engine? Nope. How about losing a few cylinders? Heresy! Before all of the V8 loyalists get their panties i

61First Drive: 2009 Corvette ZR1 [w/VIDEO]

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30C4 Corvette ZR-1s gather for the coming out of their successors

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17Autoblog drives the 2009 Corvette ZR1! (but we can't talk about it yet)

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19GM releases pics of Corvette ZR1 lapping 'Ring

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42VIDEO: Journos flog the ZR-1

We've all watched the video of Mr. Mero's fantastic ride around the Nurburgring in the Corvette ZR1; not even the horrid compression that YouTube serves up could ruin the sound of a force-fed LS-series V8. Rides are nice, and we'd hop right on in for adrenaline therapy, but what we want to do is drive the Super-'Vette. 0-60 Magazine shares our thinking, so they stuck their own shoe, Thomas Lyman, behind the wheel and sent him off around Milford. It looks like it was awesome, but everybody's keep

17VIDEO: Corvette ZR1 gets time on the track at Milford Proving Grounds

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18VIDEO: Birthing an LS9

Automobile Magazine was invited into General Motors Performance Build Center to watch and lightly assist in the buildup of a ZR-1's internal combustion heart. It takes four-and-a-half hours of real time to go from a bare block to a fire-breathing, supercharged LS9, but through the magic of sped-up video, it only takes seven minutes of your life. You won't come away with anything productive for that time, unlike the people in the video, who get the pleasure of creating a small-block V8, but it's

103Spy Shots: Corvette ZR1 attacking the Nurburgring

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13VIDEO: ZR1 hits GM Style stage with Jeff Gordon behind the wheel

GM reached a climax of the senses with its Corvette ZR1 introduction at the GM Style kickoff to the 2008 NAIAS. Kid Rock was singing about the Motor City while Jeff Gordon drove in the ZR-1 on stage. The General threw in some scantily clad women and flashing lights for good measure, and the crowd of 1,500 was on its feet. We were there too, with camera rolling. Hit the jump to view the ZR1's grand entrance. Don't get too disappointed that the GM execs are blocking the view of the company's $100,

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