Chevrolet’s Corvette spawns a Grand Sport model for the 2017 model year. With the Z06 now packing a supercharged heart and numerous add-ons to the body, the Grand Sport is looking like the option for purists. Find out what it’s like behind the wheel in our first drive review.

Another new addition for 2017 is the Genesis G80. The car is basically an update of the Hyundai Genesis on sale since the 2015 model year, and it joins the larger G90 in the Korean automaker’s Genesis luxury brand.

Mercedes-Benz has revealed plans for several new model launches in 2017. Of most interest is a new GT C model from Mercedes-AMG. It will be available as both a coupe and convertible.

You'll find all of these stories and more in today's car news, right here at Motor Authority.

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