Chevrolet Corvette Z06

  • Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Hertz 100th anniversary edition Photo: Ernesto Amador

    Hertz is selling 100 of their custom-built Chevrolet Corvette Z06 cars, ordered for the car-rental company's 100th anniversary and rented to drivers in the U.S.

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    4th lawsuit filed over C7 Corvette Z06 cooling issues

    Owners of the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 have banded together to serve General Motors a new class-action lawsuit over the sports car's alleged cooling system defects. In fact, it's the fourth lawsuit over the matter. Overheating issues surrounding the current-generation Corvette Z06 have plagued the...

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    Wheel deal? 2017 Chevy Corvette discounted by up to $9,107

    Taco Bell employees can score a pretty sweet deal on a Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport via GM Supplier Pricing, but for buyers outside the fast-food restaurant, Chevy rolled out another deep discount. Through November 30, the brand will offer $9,107 off a 2017 Corvette Z06. The discount is active...

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    Chevrolet offering 10 percent off the Corvette in May

    Chevrolet is tempting potential C7 Corvette buyers with a pretty sweet deal during the month of May. Those in the market may be delighted to hear the bowtie brand is offering 10 percent off of the MSRP of all 2017 C7 Corvette models. That includes the king of the Corvettes, the Corvette Z06...

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    C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 crashes leaving Arizona car meet

    The owner of a C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 recently found out the hard way why it’s never a good idea to do burnouts and speed on public roads. His car ended up a total wreck after he pulled some antics best left to a restricted area such as a track. As this video from YouTube channel Tucson...

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    2017 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 will see overheating issues addressed

    When you bring up the Chevrolet Corvette Z06, most enthusiasts will quickly dig at the overheating issues that seem to plague the latest version. According to Chevrolet, less than five percent of Z06 buyers experienced such issues. The Internet offers up a loud voice these days, and the shouting of...

  • 1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS, 2015 SEMA show

    One of the coolest cars at this week’s 2015 SEMA show was a custom 1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS. Built by Chevrolet Performance, the classic muscle car was fitted with a supercharged 6.2-liter LT4 V-8 just like the one in the latest-generation Corvette Z06. But this engine wasn’t lifted out of a Z06 donor. Instead, it was a new crate engine offering now available from Chevrolet Performance. ALSO SEE: 2016 Dodge Viper ACR Sets 13 Lap Records, Outmuscles P1 & 918 Spyder: Video It’s the most powerful engine ever offered by General Motors Company [NYSE:GM], and it's sure to make...

  • 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray upgraded with Corvette Z06 parts, 2015 SEMA show
    Chevy Offers Corvette Z06 Parts To Stingray Owners

    Chevrolet is finally offering some of the performance upgrades normally reserved for its Corvette Z06 to customers of the Corvette Stingray. The good news is that you don’t have to buy a new Stingray to get the parts as they’re available as a retrofit on models dating back to the 2014...

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    Corvette Chief Engineer Explains Motor Trend Z06 DNF: Video

    Late last month, news broke that the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 did not finish during Motor Trend's annual Best Driver's Car competition. The supercharger simply refused to engage—which Chevrolet initially blamed on bad fuel—and to add insult to injury, the car was delivered to Laguna...

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    2015 Callaway Corvette Z06 Confirmed With 757 HP And 777 LB-FT

    Back in April, legendary Corvette tuner Callaway first announced plans for an uprated version of the C7 Corvette Z06 and showed off an early prototype. The company has now confirmed the final performance target it has set for the car: a peak output of 757 horsepower and 777 pound-feet of torque...

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    Two Corvette Z06s Wrecked After Hyundai Driver Has Seizure: Video

    Wrecked sports cars are never a pretty sight. But at least when a beast like a Corvette Z06 winds up stuffed in the wall at a track day, you can argue it was being used as intended. After all, these are the kind of machines that are supposed to chase records. ALSO SEE: This Mysterious Truck Has...

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    C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 ‘Ring Time Rumored To Be Around 7:08

    About a month ago, we learned that Chevrolet had clocked a lap time for its latest Corvette Z06 around the Nürburgring, and that a press release and video regarding the time would be coming shortly. The information came directly from Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter and quickly led to...

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    Corvette chief engineer Tadge Juechter was answering questions posed to him by members of the Corvette Forum recently. One user looked to set Juechter up with a question that was a bit loaded. The Corvette main man, however, delivered a pretty perfect answer. It was the end of his answer though that really let a bit of surprise information slip out: the latest Chevrolet Corvette Z06 has managed to make a full, clean run of the Nürburgring. DON'T MISS: Celebrate National Donut Day With NASCAR & The Chevy SS: Video It's been recorded. The press release is coming out soon, and the Z06...

  • Mark Reuss and the Chevrolet Corvette Z06 pace car for the 2015 IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix
    GM Product Chief Mark Reuss To Pace 2015 IndyCar Detroit Grand Prix In A Corvette Z06

    IndyCar heads to Detroit this weekend for the ‘Chevrolet Dual in Detroit’ hosted on the Belle Isle Park road course, and none other than General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] product chief Mark Reuss will be handling pacing duties. Last year he was behind the wheel of a Corvette Stingray but...

  • 2016 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition
    2016 Chevy Corvette Z06 Gets Minor Updates, C7.R Special Edition

    Chevrolet’s Corvette Z06 first burst onto the scene at the start of this year but already the car has received some updates. The big news is the addition of a special Corvette Z06 C7.R Edition that pays tribute to the Corvette C7.R endurance racer and is limited to just 500 copies. As you may...

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    Stock 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 0-185-MPH Run: Video

    A Z06 with an automatic isn’t a real Z06, you say. It’s barely even a sports car, you sneer. It’ll probably get outrun by a grocery cart, you chortle. You obviously haven’t been paying attention. Maybe you will now. CHECK OUT: Yes, The Tesla Model S Can Drift: Video If this...

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    2015 Callaway Corvette Z06 Coming To National Corvette Museum C7 Bash

    In Corvette tuner circles—and performance car circles in general—Callaway remains a legendary name. From the simply bizarre to the purely awesome, the brand has run the gamut, but now it’s working with the best Corvette ever: the 2015 Z06. ALSO SEE: Wing, Bodywork Rip Off Of...

  • 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 chases McLaren P1 at COTA. Image via Chin Motorsports.
    2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Proves Driver Matters, Even For The McLaren P1: Video

    The loose nut behind the wheel is the most important part of any car, as Frederick Chin of Chin Motorsports illustrated recently at the Circuit of Americas. DON’T MISS: 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Does Burnout, Then Runs The Quarter Mile: Video Facing off against a McLaren P1 in his brand-new...

  • 2015 Corvette Z06 Resurrection

    Remember that story about a brand-new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that wound up with a blown engine at just 891 miles? That car is back in action, and the owner recently put it to work at Road Atlanta. Thanks to his Performance Data Recorder, we can watch the action unfold. WATCH: Chevy Corvette Z06 Versus Dodge Viper TA: America Wins The owner worked with GM and his local dealership to get a new engine installed, according to Corvette Forum. It happened quickly enough that the driver could put the required break-in miles on the new unit ahead of an upcoming track day he planned on attending. How...

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    Corvette Engine Build Experience Is Back, But Only For Z06 Buyers

    For several years, Chevrolet allowed buyers of high-end Corvette models like the Z06 and ZR1 to help assemble the engine powering their car as part of a special engine build experience. The program took place at General Motors Company’s [NYSE:GM] Performance Build Center, located at Wixom...

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    Dodge Hellcat Runs Against Chevy Corvette Z06 On The Street: Video

    "Annihilates" is a pretty strong word here. It's the title that the uploader has chosen for a video showing a Dodge Challenger Hellcat making a few runs from a roll against a new Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The two cars are running side by side down the highway, you hear the three honks of a horn to...

  • Jay Leno in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible
    Jay Leno Encounters The Boys In Blue In The 2015 Corvette Z06: Video

    We’ll be bringing you our first drive report on the all-new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 very soon, but Jay Leno already had some time behind the wheel and has posted up a video of his experience on his YouTube channel Jay Leno’s Garage. MUST WATCH: BMW M4 Jumps The Median Strip After...

  • 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 engine blown. Image via Corvette Forum.
    First 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Engine Destroyed With Just 891 Miles On The Clock

    All of those reports about power being down on early examples of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 due to the ongoing break-in process (with full power to come just a few hundred miles down the road) aside, there are worse things that can happen with a new supercar engine. For example, they can lunch...

  • 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 runs the 1/4 mile in 11.50 seconds at 124 mph
    2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Runs 1/4-Mile On Performance Data Recorder: Video

    The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is still arriving at its first batch of customers, but already we’re seeing the fruits of GM’s monster performance efforts—as well as of the high-tech Performance Data Recorder system that comes with it (and is available in other Corvettes, too)...

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