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  • 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: In-Depth with the People Who Made It Happen
    A comprehensive behind-the-scenes look at the making of the C7. » 10 Awesome Things You Need to Know About the C7 Corvette
    Read this list, then go forth and drop some knowledge. » Chevrolet Corvette Timeline
    Milestones and more from C1 through C7. »

    Videos

    2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Road Test
    Attention freedom-lovers: We’ve got to make sure evildoers never get their hands on one of these new Corvettes. » C/D Underbelly: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
    We take you on a technical tour of the C7 Corvette. » First Burnout: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51
    Need we explain any further? It’s a burnout in the C7 Vette! » 2014 Corvette Stingray / Z51 Interview Series, Part I
    Csaba Csere sits down with key engineers and managers of the 2014 Corvette to discuss how the C7 came to be. » 2014 Corvette Stingray / Z51 Interview Series, Part II
    Csaba Csere sits down with key engineers and managers of the 2014 Corvette to discuss how the C7 came to be. » 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray / Z51 Reveal
    Csaba Csere reveals everything you need to know about the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. »

    Features

    Something Special: Highlighting the History of Limited-Edition Corvettes
    We take a peek at several of the special-edition Vettes that have been offered over the years. » The First Corvette
    Thank you, Mrs. Brooks, wherever you are. » Northwest Passage: The Alaska Corvette, Part I
    On the way to Alaska, the first 4000 miles are the easiest. » Northwest Passage: The Alaska Corvette, Part II
    Getting there is half the fun. The other half is getting back—Part II of the adventures of our intrepid Alaska-by-Corvette duo. » Mr. Corvette: In-Depth with Zora Arkus-Duntov
    Mr. Corvette and His Cars: Zora Arkus-Duntov is so firmly identified with Corvettes they could bear his name. » Spaceflight de Mayo
    50 years of astronauts and Corvettes. » Dead-End Vettes
    Some show cars had startling innovations and new ideas but wound up ignored and discarded. » The Struggle Over the Sting Ray
    Corvette patron saint Zora Arkus-Duntov and GM design chief Bill Mitchell faced off in the early 1960s over who ruled the Corvette roost. The outcome of that battle defines the plastic two-seater of today. » The Road to Remorses, The Road to Divorces: Driving a Corvette to the Arctic Circle
    We drive 968 miles along one of the far north’s God-awfulest highways, almost to the Artic Ocean-in a Corvette. »

    Comparison Tests

    1968 Corvette 427 vs. 1968 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500KR
    How did the GT500 and the Corvette stack up when the Rolling Stones were sex symbols, not grandfathers? » Corvette vs. Bricklin SV-1
    America’s Best Sports Car: Being “second” doesn’t necessarily mean being “last.” » Corvette vs. Dodge Dart, Pontiac Firebird, Chevrolet Silverado, Ford Mustang
    C/D Bicentennial Civil-Disobedience Test: Finding the Fastest American Car. » Corvette vs. Alfa Romeo Spider, Datsun 280ZX, Fiat Spider 2000, Porsche 924
    Just For Fun: The times they are a-changin’, sports-car wise. » Corvette vs. Datsun 280ZX, DeLorean, Ferrari 308GTS, Porsche 911
    De Lorean Versus the World: Four on one in a three-round GT title bout. » 1962 Corvette vs. 1982 Corvette
    ’62 vs. ’82 Corvettes: Two golden oldies help us find the essence of a legend. » Corvette Z51 vs. Porsche 911 Club Sport
    Now here’s a pair to draw to: Porsche 911 Club Sport versus Chevrolet Corvette Z51. » Corvette Z51 FX3 vs. Nissan 300ZX
    Chevrolet and Nissan yank off the gloves, and a surprise victor emerges—bloodied but smiling. » Corvette ZR1 vs. Porsche 911 Turbo
    Predators: The horsepower wars continue. » Corvette Z51 vs. Porsche 911
    Almost Supercars: Can Porsche excellence hold off the bargain American bruiser? » 2006 Corvette vs. Dodge Viper SRT10
    Motor City Bullies: Two tire punishers face off in a Motor City grudge match. It’s not going to be pretty. » Corvette Z06 vs. Dodge Viper, Nissan GT-R, Porsche 911 GT2
    Extremists: It’s man against motherboard in this four-way flog of max-horsepower machines. » Corvette ZR1 vs. Dodge Viper, Lamborghini Murciélago, Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black Series
    With 600 hp, these supercars are at the pinnacle of the automotive food chain. » Corvette Grand Sport vs. Ford Mustang Shelby GT5000
    Street cars named desire: Two gotta-have-it cars with similar credentials and dissimilar goals. » Corvette Grand Sport vs. Lotus Evora, Porsche Cayman S
    Strange Bedfellows: Three different approaches to the same sports-car goal. » Corvette ZR1 vs. Porsche 911 Turbo
    Whichever way you stack these patties, the 638-hp Chevy Corvette and the new 500-hp Porsche 911 Turbo are wild machines. » Corvette Z06 vs. Nissan GT-R, Porsche 911 Carrera S
    Porsche’s new 911 faces down old enemies. » Corvette ZR1 vs. SRT Viper GTS
    Patriot Games: The reborn Viper faces off against the current king of 600-plus-hp American sports cars. »

    Experimental/Prototype/Racing Corvettes

    Chevrolet SS
    SCI Technical Report. » Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray
    The fish-like snout of Bill Mitchell’s Corvette-SS-based racing car has been nibbling at the exhaust pipes of some highly esoteric iron lately. » Chevrolet Grand Sport
    Grand Sport!: Long ago in those mysterious days when General Motors was racing, they built a car… » Chevrolet XP-898
    Right now, hidden somewhere in Chevrolet engineering, is an all-plastic car. The problem is to pry it loose for production. » Corvette 2-Rotor/4-Rotor
    A long shot . . . but with knowledgeable backers. » Chevrolet Corvette SportWagon
    At least a practical Vette, and you can build it…with just a little help from your friends. » Corvette L-48 Turbo Prototype
    A turbocharged, fuel-injected Corvette for us, if not for you. » Corvette ZR-1 Spyder Prototype
    Calm down. This one’s still in the think tank. »

    Specialty/Tuner Corvettes

    1980 Corvette Duntov Turbo
    What’s red and white and quick all over? » 1988 Corvette B&M Super
    A promotional vehicle fit for an ad exec. » 1989 Corvette Callaway Twin-Turbo
    Big rushes in a mystery ship. » 1991 Corvette Lingenfelter ZR-1
    John L. builds a siege weapon. Call it a catapult. » 1992 Corvette Shinoda / Lingenfelter LT-1
    American Flyer: Styling wizard Larry Shinoda and musclemaker John Lingenfelter launch a patriotic missile. » 1999 Corvette Lingenfelter Twin-Turbo
    Horsepower king John Lingenfelter switches gears and comes up big. » 2002 Corvette Lingenfelter Supercharged
    This is one special offer we can warm up to. » 2008 Corvette Katech Z06 Clubsport
    Right in time for the ZR1, another $100,000 Corvette to complicate your buying decision. » C7

    » Photos and Info
    2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible » Photos and Info
    2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray / Z51 » News
    Chevrolet Announces 2014 Corvette Stingray’s Fuel Economy » News
    2014 Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition, Er, Premieres, Limited to 500 Units » News
    Four-Hundred and How Many Horses? Chevrolet Finally Announces 2014 Corvette Stingray’s Power Figures » News
    2014 Chevrolet Stingray Coupe and Convertible Priced, Won’t Sting the Wallet » News
    2014 Chevy Corvette C7 Stingray Order Guide Goes Public, Options Detailed » News
    Callaway to Offer Shooting Brake Conversion Kit for 2014 C7 Corvette

    From the C/D Archives:

    C1

    » Road Test
    1953 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1954 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1955 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1956 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1957 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1958 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1959 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1962 Chevrolet Corvette

    C2

    » First Drive
    1963 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1963 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1965 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1965 Chevrolet Corvette 427 » Road Test
    1967 Chevrolet Corvette 427

    C3

    » Road Test
    1968 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Coupe » Road Test
    1970 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Coupe » Road Test
    1971 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1973 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1977 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1978 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1979 Chevrolet Corvette L-82 » Road Test
    1980 Chevrolet Corvette

    C4

    » First Drive
    1985 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1985 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1986 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible » Road Test
    1988 Chevrolet Corvette Z52 » Road Test
    1989 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 » Road Test
    1989 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible » Road Test
    1996 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport

    C5

    » Road Test
    1997 Chevrolet Corvette » Road Test
    1998 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible » Road Test
    1999 Chevrolet Corvette Hardtop » Road Test
    2001 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 » Road Test
    2002 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

    C6

    » Road Test
    2005 Chevrolet Corvette Z51 » Road Test
    2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 » Road Test
    2008 Chevrolet Corvette » First Drive
    2009 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 » Road Test
    2011 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Convertible » Road Test
    2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible

    Evolution of the Corvette Logo

    C1 1953–1962 C2 1963–1967 C3 1968–1982 C4 1984–1996 C5 1997–2004 C6 2005–2013 C7 2014–

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