Corvette

Part of Corvette-swallowing sinkhole will be preserved, museum says

2:30 pm U.S. ET | June 27, 2014
The National Corvette Museum will preserve a piece of the 60-foot-wide hole that opened underneath the museum and sunk eight of its historical models in February, the museum’s board of directors decided....
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Reuss offers to help reunite Detroit man with '79 Vette

3:30 pm U.S. ET | June 25, 2014
A Detroit man and his beloved 1979 Corvette will be reunited after more than 30 years after General Motors' head of global product development heard the man’s story today on the radio....
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BMW M235i tops Corvette, Porsche 911 in Consumer Reports review

8:51 am U.S. ET | June 24, 2014
BMW's M235i high-performance car has secured the German automaker its highest-ever score from Consumer Reports, beating the costlier Porsche 911 and Chevrolet Corvette in road test reviews....
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Bumblebee Camaro shows off GM's design muscle in 'Transformers' flick

3:54 pm U.S. ET | June 20, 2014
GM's Chevrolet Camaro will again transform into the gutsy black and yellow Autobot hero named Bumblebee in the latest Transformers film, which hits theaters June 27....
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Weekend at Welburn's: Catching up on Corvettes

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 26, 2014
The new Corvette has been launched and is selling well, but Ed Welburn can't quite let it go. Every Saturday morning, General Motors' global design boss calls Chevrolet dealers around the country and talks Corvette....
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Corvette museum may keep some damaged 'Vettes, sinkhole on permanent display

April 23, 2014 06:01 CET
GM and officials with the National Corvette Museum in the U.S. will meet next month to determine which of eight Corvettes damaged after plunging into a major sinkhole on Feb. 12 are fit to be restored....
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Corvette museum may keep some damaged 'Vettes, sinkhole on permanent display

3:22 pm U.S. ET | April 22, 2014
GM and National Corvette Museum officials will meet next month to determine which of eight Corvettes damaged after plunging into a major sinkhole on Feb 12 are fit to be restored. The museum, which plans to keep the damaged Corvettes on display through the summer, may decide to leave some unrepaired as part of a permanent display....
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2014 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

Chevy drops top on Corvette Z06 for 2015

3:50 pm U.S. ET | April 11, 2014
Chevrolet is dropping the top on the Corvette Z06 for 2015 and the convertible is being billed as the Stingray for owners who want it all....
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New Corvette gets driven by Scarlett Johansson in 'Captain America'

1:15 pm U.S. ET | April 5, 2014
"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" opened nationwide this weekend. But they might as well call it "Scarlett Johansson Drives a Corvette Stingray" because movie-goers will witness a flood of product placements from General Motors....
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First 3 Corvettes retrieved from sinkhole at museum

6:09 pm U.S. ET | March 3, 2014
Three of the eight Corvettes swallowed on Feb. 12 by a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky., have been recovered....
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Sunken sports cars need an ambulance; GM will help

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 16, 2014
Officials at the National Corvette Museum had just two bits of good news after a very tough week: The sinkhole that swallowed eight of their classics isn't getting any bigger; and General Motors is sending an ambulance for the battered Vettes....
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Sinkhole swallows 8 vehicles at Corvette museum in Ky.

11:08 am U.S. ET | Feb. 12, 2014
Eight vehicles in the Skydome area of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky., were swallowed by a massive sink hole at about 5:40 a.m. today, the museum said....
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

No, the Viper is not the Corvette

12:01 am U.S. ET | Feb. 10, 2014
This is in response to "Gilles: Viper has 'never tried to be Corvette,'" Nov. 27. I do not consider a Corvette a "disposable device."...
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Victory Lane

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 27, 2014
Automotive News Editor-in-Chief Keith Crain stands with Hendrick Automotive Group Chairman Rick Hendrick before presenting Hendrick with the 2014 Keith Crain/Automotive News Lifetime Achievement Award....
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In Emsley's 'no fear' zone, GMC pursues new look

12:01 am U.S. ET | Jan. 25, 2014
Helen Emsley remembers the anxiety she felt six years ago when asked to lead the interior design for the 2014 Corvette Stingray. Far from spoiling the sports car, the interior that Emsley's team executed won plaudits as the first Corvette cabin worthy of being paired with what's under the hood....
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2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

625 hp Vette Z06 hits 'supercar' performance

10:30 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
Chevrolet is looking to polish its performance-car credentials with the introduction of the 2015 Corvette Z06, the most powerful production car in General Motors' history. The Z06, which debuted at the auto show here today, will kick out 625 hp and 635 pounds-feet of torque from its 6.2-liter, supercharged V-8 engine....
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NICK BUNKLEY

GM's caravan for 'the big nasty'

11:56 am U.S. ET | Jan. 13, 2014
As if it's not hard enough to make sure an auto show press conference goes off without a hitch, General Motors decided to add freeway traffic to the equation as it unveiled the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 today....
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Chevy to offer performance recorder on '15 Corvette

4:47 pm U.S. ET | Jan. 5, 2014
Chevrolet, marrying racing with real life, will roll out high-tech video technology that will make Corvette fans think they were on the Speed channel....
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Mustang, 370Z: No comparison

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 30, 2013
I thought the photo comparison of the 2015 Mustang side glass profile with that of the Nissan 370Z (Final Assembly, Dec. 9), coming as it did in the issue featuring the Mustang's public reveal, was a cheap shot....
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2013 LISTS OF 10

Stories of the year

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 30, 2013
Light-vehicle sales in the United States continued to climb in 2013, but the year's most stunning news was the executive reshuffling at the top of General Motors....
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Chevrolet sweeps Autoweek's 2014 Best of the Best awards

7:43 am U.S. ET | Dec. 13, 2013
It's daunting to make a good car or truck -- let alone great ones -- but that's exactly what the editors of Autoweek say Chevrolet has done this year....
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Left-hand-drive lineup stifles GM in Japan

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
General Motors has done surprisingly well in Japan's shrinking market, notching three straight years of rising sales. But a dearth of right-hand-drive vehicles stymies hopes for higher volume. The redesigned Cadillac CTS and Chevrolet Corvette promise another sales boost. But because both are left-hand drive, their arrival means there will be only two nameplates in GM's eight-model lineup with the steering wheel on the correct side for Japan....
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OEMs press Alcoa to share aluminum-bonding process

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2013
At the request of automakers, Alcoa Inc. is making its patented Alcoa 951 bonding process available to competitors who also supply aluminum to the auto industry....
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A Corvette Christmas (the penny-pinching version)

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2013
For their year-end holiday sales, many brands favor commercials in which people present loved ones with with a special gift to show their love: a car, of course....
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Oohs and aahs for the new Vette

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 18, 2013
The reviews are in on the seventh-generation Corvette....
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