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  Chevrolet Corvette - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chevrolet would up the ante in 1966 with the introduction of an even larger 427 in³ (7 L) version, creating what would be one of the most collectable Corvettes ever.
When the standard Corvette later adopted the convex rear fascia (1991), the tail lamp was moved to between the taillights, however the ZR-1 kept the CHMSL (center high mounted stop lamp) to further distinguish it.
Corvette faced stiff competition from the new Prodrive Ferrari 550, which led many laps at Le Mans, but the Ferraris suffered problems late in the race, resulting in another Corvette GTS class victory.
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 Chevrolet Corvette - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car first manufactured by Chevrolet in 1953 and is built today exclusively at a General Motors assembly plant in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
The first was the introduction of Chevrolet's first-ever V8 engine in 1955, and the second was the influence of a Soviet emigre in GM's engineering department, Zora Arkus-Duntov.
The Corvette's 50th anniversary was celebrated June 20th and 21st, 2003 in Nashville, Tennessee.
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 Inside Line: Chevrolet Corvette -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Inside, the '76 Corvette got a new four-spoke steering wheel similar to that used on the Vega and Camaro —; a wheel that was instantly despised by most enthusiasts — and the dash was now grained with "stitching" molded in.
Restyling came to the Corvette for 1991 with a slicker front end incorporating wraparound foglights, a new rear fascia reminiscent of the ZR-1's that incorporated the third brake light (the latter would remain on the hatch of the ZR-1) and new wheels.
Unlike every previous Corvette that bolted its transmission directly behind the engine, the 1997 version split the transmission off and placed it in the back of the car between the rear wheels where its weight could be used to offset that of the engine in the front.
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 Chevrolet Corvette   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car first manufactured by Chevrolet in 1953 and is built today at a General Motors assembly plant in Bowling Green Kentucky.
A Paxton supercharger became available as a dealer-installed option 1954 which turned the Corvette into a dazzling straight-line performer but sales continued to GM was seriously considering shelving the project leaving the Corvette as little more than footnote in automotive history and would have so if not for two important events.
The also brought some Chevrolet Concept Vehicles into including the approved-for-production Chevrolet SS-R a combination truck and roadster featuring styling cues from trucks of the late 1940s and early Also on hand were several Corvette race including the Corvette SS built by Zora and the C5R that won at LeMans.
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 2005 Corvette - Overview
The development of the C6 intends to not only replace the outgoing C5 Corvette (1997-2004), but also to create a 21st century Corvette that both thrills the legions of traditional loyalists and captures the imagination of a new generation of performance enthusiasts.
The signature of the sixth generation is an expressive new design that is a worthy extension of the Corvette lineage, distilling classic Corvette design cues in a completely fresh and contemporary fashion.
A central element of the 2005 Corvette is an all-new interior that includes greatly improved materials, craftsmanship and functionality.
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 Chevrolet Corvette News
Chevrolet has launched a new campaign targeting customers with the safety message that it's important to go back to the dealer for vehicle servicing rather than run the risk of using a backstreet garage.
Corvette Forum dealer Ken Fichtner posted a message today that an interim price change is coming on selected Chevrolet vehicles including the 2007 Corvette Convertible.
Chevrolet Corvettes are part of the American Dream, declared Lance Miller, event manager for this weekend's Corvettes at Carlisle show.
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 Chronology of Chevrolet Corvettes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The St. Louis Chevrolet Assembly Plant manager is notified that the plant would be the only Corvette assembly plant for 1954, and that the body material would be fiberglass, not steel.
Corvette #056 is built with a metal hood, due to the original fiberglass hood cracking from a bowling ball test.
A Chevrolet Engineering Work Order directs that the body of Corvette #853 be moved to #856, with the chassis of #853 and body of #856 to be scrapped.
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 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 - RSportsCars.com
The Corvette Z06 sparked the second half of the C5’s life span with a Corvette model for the extreme performance enthusiast.
Now, Team Corvette combines the numerous attributes of the sixth-generation Corvette with the technology and winning determination from the C5-R program to take the new Corvette Z06 to the next level in total performance.
The LS7 shares the same basic Gen IV V-8 architecture as the Corvette’s 6.0-liter LS2, but the LS7 uses a different cylinder block casting with pressed-in steel cylinder liners to accommodate the engine’s wide, 104.8-mm-wide cylinder bores; the LS2 has 101.6-mm bores.
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 RapidCars.com: Chevrolet Corvette
Under the hood is the 6.0 liter LS2 producing 400 HP allowing the new Vette to reach speeds up to 180 MPH.
A 6 speed manual transmission is standard while an optional 4 speed automatic is available for those who don't deserve to be driving a Corvette.
The optional Z51 performance package offers more aggressive dampers and springs, larger stabilizer bars, Goodyear Supercar tires with an asymmetrical tread pattern, and larger, cross-drilled brake rotors for outstanding handling performance that is still comfortable for daily driving.
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 Automobiles by Chevrolet: Chevy cars, Trucks, SUVs and more
Based on R.L. Polk & Company CYE 2005 Passenger Car Total Registrations in the U.S. Five-star ratings are for both the driver and front passenger in the frontal crash test.
Chevrolet Silverado LD received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among large pickups in the proprietary J.D. Power and Associates 2006 Initial Quality Study
Study based on responses from 63,607 new-vehicle owners, measuring 251 models and measures opinions after 90 days of ownership.
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 Chevrolet Corvette
The six-cylinder Corvettes of 1953-1955 were expensive and did not have the performance required.
There were two extremes to the Corvette world, the shatteringly fast L88 models and the emissions-controlled cars of the mid-1970s.
The 5th generation Corvette was introduced in spring 1983.
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 Chevrolet Ssr, Chevrolet Caprice, Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Corvette   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
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 2003 Chevrolet Corvette review, specs, price quote
For Corvette enthusiasts (and there are quite a few out there), this special model is simply a must have.
There is no denying the Corvette's look, and other manufacturers give it the ultimate respect it deserves by refraining from ever thinking of emulating its style.
The standard engine on the 2003 Chevrolet Corvette is a 5.7-liter V8 with a staggering 350 horsepower at 5600 rpm.
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 Chevrolet Corvette, the iconic sports car
The Chevrolet Corvette, throughout its existence became an icon as a high-performance and dynamic sports car, not only in the American continent but worldwide as well.
The Corvette, just like any other vehicle, also went on several evolution making improvements in the process to make it as perfect as it will be in its new generation which is the C6.
Engines for the Corvette started as a 235 cu-in 6-cylinder engine then became a V8 with a horsepower that are improving each year.
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 Corvette Garage - Corvette Parts for C4, C5, Z06 and C6 2005 Corvette
Corvette Garage offers Corvette parts and accessories for late model Corvettes including the C6 Corvette.
At Corvette Garage, you will find the latest Corvette parts for the C4, C5, Z06, 50th Anniversary and C6 Corvette.
From Corvette Wheels to Corvette Exhaust, we offer the latest performance parts for the Chevrolet Corvette at Corvette Garage.
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 Chevrolet Corvette Hubcaps, Chevrolet Corvette Wheel Covers and hub caps - Hubcaps.com
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 Chevrolet Corvette from the World’s Largest Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Dealer: Maxie Price Chevrolet
Although we carry every kind of vehicle made by Chevrolet, the name Maxie Price is most closely associated with Corvette.
We are, quite simply, the largest Corvette dealer in the Southeast.
After all, Corvette owners have always been informed and very clear about what they want — just like the majority of today's car and truck customers.
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 Vettes on the Net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Corvette© is a registered trademark of the Chevrolet Motor Division, General Motors.
Corvette is a copyrighted trademark of the Chevrolet Motors Division of General Motors.
Use of the copyright/trademark/sales mark infringements are not intended, or implied.
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 Corvette Club of America - Celebrate the true American Sports Car
The latest generation Chevrolet Corvette has inspired us to undergo a major redesign of the Corvette Club of America web site as well.
Not only is the new web site a drastic improvement in terms of how it looks but we hope you'll find it easier to navigate as well.
There will be a new Corvette Blog set up for you to share ideas with other members and an all new MY CCA section that is for members only.
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 Corvette 2007 Corvette Information Kerbeck, Corvettes for sale by Kerbeck- Buy Your New 2007 Corvette at Kerbeck Worlds ...
And so the cars you see here, the sixth-generation 2007 Corvette coupe and 2007 Corvette convertible, are huge news for enthusiasts around the globe.
A 2007 Corvette 6.0L 364CI V8 delivers 400 hp at 6000 rpm and 400 lb.-ft. of torque at 4400 rpm.
A 2007 Corvette 7.0L V8 427CI delivers 505 hp at 6300 rpm and 470 lb.-ft. of torque at 4800 rpm.
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 Chevrolet Corvette new car prices at Edmunds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The composite-bodied Chevy Corvette comes in two forms: coupe (technically a hatchback) and convertible.
A versatile head-up display is available, along with driver-seat memory, a seven-speaker Bose audio system and automatic climate control.
The Z06 maintains most of the regular Corvette coupe's features but gains a lightweight aluminum frame, wider wheels and tires, a more stiffly tuned suspension, better brakes and special seats.
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 National Corvette Museum
Place your bid to be a part of the team for the exclusive 2008 Corvette Quarterly ride and drive to coastal Maine.
You will dream of Corvettes each night when you decorate your bedroom or guest room in Corvette bedding sets that include curtains, rugs, beddings sets, border and more in two beautiful Corvette styles.
If you currently own a non-GM vehicle (1996 model or newer) and make your purchase of a new GM vehicle by December 31, 2006 you could be one of 100 that help us gain $25,000 towards our building campaign.
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 Chevrolet Corvettes - Classic Corvette Restoration, Corvette Parts, C6 Corvette, Corvette Stingray   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Zip Products - Corvette Fever Magazine trivia quiz is a chance for readers to win a 200 dollar gift package from Zip Products and a spot in an issue of Corvette Fever.
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 Corvette Corvette Mike largest Corvette dealer West ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Celebrating the invention of the Corvette and preserving its past, present and future.
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