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A ZR1-Inspired 1971 Camaro Built To Drive

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - When Rob Roberts sold his 1969 Camaro project car, he didn't know just how much his sons, Matthew and Austin, would miss it. He could tell that Matthew especially was sad to see the car get loaded up on a trailer and roll off forever. "I knew I had made a mistake," Rob told us. He had sold the Camaro to make room for a Corvette ZR1 that would replace it.

2018 C7 Corvette ZR1 Now Rumored To Appear In August, We Have Our Doubts

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Just the other day, Car and Driver was pretty confident the 2018 C7 Corvette ZR1 would show its face at the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona this month. However, the publication quickly backtracked with new information stating the super Corvette would indeed be absent from the event. Now, it has a new prediction for the world.

The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 May Debut This Month After All

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The most notable absence at this year’s Detroit auto show is the Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. (The beastly capper to the C7 generation initially was scheduled to premiere in the Motor City, but that plan changed late last year.

Spied: Chevy Corvette ZR1 looks cold in latest spy shots

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Caught on camera in the Great White North, the ZR1 top dog of the C7 generation looked rather peculiar with its multi-colored body and different types of camouflage. It did not seem to have all of the final bits judging by the fact that it largely carried over the Z06’s body, but with a huge rear wing covered in a swirly disguise to hide the little yet very important details. Some say the wing is going to be electrically adjustable and will be offered alongside a smaller one, but we’ll just have to wait and see.

‘American Dreaming’ exhibit looks back at seven generations of Corvette

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Ahead of the Detroit auto show -- and the unlikely but still possible reveal of the new Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 -- Detroit’s Scarab Club is hosting “American Dreaming, Corvette 7 Generations and Beyond.” Obviously, the event will celebrate every generation of Corvette we've seen since the car first launched in 1953. The event will also show off some surviving Corvette concept art, design students' visions of what a mid-engine Corvette could look like and vintage Corvette advertising art.

2018 Corvette ZR1 Won't Be at 2017 NAIAS

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - If you were holding your breath, you may breathe. GM Authority has it on good authority (see what we did there?) there will be no Corvette news during the 2017 North American International Auto Show next week. Previously, it was thought Chevrolet and the Corvette team would utilize Detroit, Motor City to introduce the 2018 C7 Corvette ZR1. Spy shots of said vehicle have popped up in numerous places for weeks, leading many to believe a reveal was in store next week. However, we have learned whatever the Corvette team is planning will not show face. At least not yet.