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    2012 Chevrolet Centennial Edition Corvette is all about racing history [w/video]

    Chevrolet is celebrating its 100th anniversary with a fitting tribute to racing driver turned entrepreneur, Louis Chevrolet. The brand's founding father raced in four Indianapolis 500s from 1915 to 1919, and though he never managed a victory, his motorsports expertise helped guide his car ...

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    Video: Corvette engineers create ZR1 sunscreen?

    Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 carbon fiber 'sunscreen' – click above to watch the video
    Corvette engineers working on their own time have come up with a protective coat for the ZR1's carbon fiber weave. The sun's UV rays normally work their destructive magic on carbon weave, so Mark Voss, the ...

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    Report: Chevrolet slaps first incentives on ZR1 amidst swelling inventory

    2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While overall auto sales have recovered somewhat from the depths of early 2009, things are still pretty slow compared to their peaks. General Motors has done a decent job of avoiding too many customer rebates since it ...

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    Video: Lingenfelter Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 posts 9-second quarter-mile run

    Lingenfelter Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 runs a 9-second pass - click above to watch after the jump
    The ZR1 might be the fastest Chevrolet Corvette to ever come out of Bowling Green, Kentucky, but that doesn't mean it can't be improved upon. That's where Lingenfelter Performance Engineering of ...

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    Corvette ZR1 gets the cover of Gran Turismo PSP

    Corvette ZR1 Gran Turismo Screenshot - Click above for hi-res image gallery
    Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi picks the image that goes on the cover of each breathlessly-awaited edition of the franchise. For the latest version of the game for the PSP, the Corvette ZR1 graces the box. Though ...

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    VIDEO: Jay Leno takes delivery of Corvette ZR1

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    Jay Leno just picked up his new Corvette and posted a little video of its reception on Jay Leno's Garage. As you might expect based on some of his other vehicles, this isn't just any Corvette. No, it's a ZR1. Jay gives us a quick walk-around of the vehicle ...

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    Corvette ZR1 to cost 109,000 in UK

    Click above for high-res gallery of the 2009 Corvette ZR1
    The car that Top Gear liked to drive, if not exactly to look at, has a price they definitely won't want to pay. At an on-the-road price of £109,000, the ZR1 costs nearly £48,000 pounds more than a Z06 in the UK. As if that ...

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    European pricing for Corvette ZR1 doubles to over $214k

    Click above for a hi-res gallery of the Corvette ZR1 If you're an American buyer exasperated at trying to actually secure yourself a new Corvette ZR1 at its $105k sticker price without mark-up and dealer speculation, be glad you live on this side of the pond and not the other. Corvette sales in ...

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

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Corvette ZR1.Motive was invited out to the Milford Proving Grounds yesterday to sample GM's latest and greatest Corvette, the ZR1. Thankfully, the online pub was smart enough to mount a camera inside the 638 hp uber-Vette and captured video of Jim Mero, ...

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    VIDEO: GM releases Corvette ZR1's 7:26.4 'Ring attack

    Click above to see the Corvette ZR1 lapping the 'Ring.Alrighty folks. Here it is. The General has released the in-car footage of the Corvette ZR-1 lapping the Nurburgring in 7:26.4, hitting 180 mph at one point on the 12.9-mile course and beating out the Z06's time, set in 2005 by Jan Magnussen by ...

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    VIDEO: Corvette ZR1 posts 205 mph top speed

    General Motors, Chevrolet and the Corvette team are clearly proud of the power ratings they just announced for the Corvette ZR1. With its LS9 V8 producing 638 horsepower and 604 pound-feet of torque, you would expect the most powerful Corvette ever to be the fastest as well. And you'd be right. On ...

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    Hennessey performance expanding tuning to include ZR1, GT-R and IS F

    From the Mustang to the Viper and Veyron, Hennessey Performance has spread its abilities across the performance car spectrum. And with hi-po vehicles like the IS F, ZR1, and GT-R on their way to buyers' garages, John Hennessey says he is working on packages to make all of those cars even higher-po. ...

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    Corvette ZR-1 'Ring times in low 7:40s, GT-R V-Spec amused

    Click either image for a high-res gallery.Leading up to the official reveal of the Corvette ZR-1, a rare week went by when we didn't see spy shots of the General's new super coupe eating up the Nurburgring. But still images don't tell the whole tale, so InsideLine sent its spies to the North Loop ...

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    VIDEO: GM explains tech details of ZR1 LS9 engine

    Click the image above for more high-res pics of the ZR1The ZR1 Corvette is one serious piece of American metal, with the athleticism of a track star and the brute power of drag racer. While light weight materials, magnetic damping and 15.5-inch Brembo brakes sounds impressive, the real meat lies ...

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    Make my day: Corvette ZR1 police car

    var digg_url = ''; Bob Lutz has just posted a photochop on his GM Fastlane Blog of what the Corvette ZR1 could look like donning Michigan State Police livery. Bound to be the bane of speeders in the Wolverine state, the ...

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    AutoWeek picks Best of Show and honors others from Detroit

    Here's a way to create content long after an auto show has ended, dream up a list of editorial favorite picks. Well, what the hell, we might as well be meta and report on the anti-news. Here we go blithely. AutoWeek handed out its Editors' Choice awards for the North American International Auto ...

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    VIDEO: Bob Lutz busts a move at GM Style

    click above to watch Ballroom Bob get down and boogieWe've come to know GM Vice Chairman Bob Lutz as "Maximum Bob" for his brash style, "Blogger Bob" for his musings on GM Fast Lane, and now we christen a new Lutz: Ballroom Bob. During the GM Style Event just outside GM headquarters, the General ...

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    VIDEO: 0-60 mag gets first crack at Corvette ZR1

    click above image to view videoOur reaction to the official press shot of the Corvette ZR1 was a little guarded. The bright blue car that accompanied the lifting of the embargo left us thinking a bit more about Hot Import Nights than we were comfortable with. 0-60 Magazine recently had a photo ...

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    First 2009 Chevy Corvette ZR1 will be auctioned at Barrett-Jackson

    If you want to be among the first in the world to get your hands on the highly anticipated Corvette ZR-1 supercar, you'd better start planning a trip to Scottsdale, Arizona, around mid January next year as the first car is tipped to be auctioned off there. Though everything remains unofficial, the ...


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