Tag archives for Detroit Auto Show

Caught Again! 2014 Chevrolet Corvette’s Cockpit Looks More Driver-Oriented

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On the same day GM confirms that the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette will debut on January 13, we’ve got new photos of the C7 Corvette out testing yet again. This time, however, it gave our spy photographers another preview of the interior, revealing a more driver-oriented command center. Chevrolet has revealed that everything about the C7 will ...

SRT Viper vs. ZR1, Detroit Show Roundtable Debate on Wide Open Throttle

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In the latest Wide Open Throttle video, Jessi Lang and other Motor Trend hosts gather for a roundtable discussion about the controversial SRT Viper/Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 comparison. Additionally, Angus MacKenzie, Jonny Lieberman, Ed Loh, and Scott Evan pick a few winners and losers from the Detroit auto show before ending the episode by picking a ...

MT Poll: Chevrolet Corvette vs. SRT Viper vs. Porsche 911 Carrera S – Pick One

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With fans of American sports cars still talking about the results of our 2013 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 vs. 2013 SRT Viper GTS comparison, GM has just unveiled the all-new seventh-generation 2014 Corvette Stingray at the 2013 Detroit auto show. The base C7 is expected to arrive with noticeable performance and price bumps. In this MT ...

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Bows in Motor City – 2013 Detroit

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From the auto show floor: Though the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 did not get any love during Monday morning’s Chevrolet press conference — which was spent entirely on the 2014 Corvette Stingray — there’s still much to learn about the next-generation full-size pickup. The Silverado, as well as its GMC sibling, the Sierra, are parked ...

Ultimate Remix? V-8-Powered Destino Has Fisker Looks, Corvette ZR1 Firepower

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Former GM Vice President “Maximum” Bob Lutz has brought us some wild cars over the years. But his latest effort, built in collaboration with boutique carmaker VL Automotive, may be his wildest. Called the Destino, the custom vehicle is a four-door sports car that combines the best of both worlds with the Fisker Karma’s curvaceous ...

First 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7 Goes For More Than $1 Million At Barrett-Jackson Auction

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It was the undisputed star of the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, and is also one of the headlining attractions at this weekend’s Barrett-Jackson auction. Yes folks, we’re talking about the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette C7. The cynics and haters may feign disinterest at its carryover transverse leaf spring suspension and “crude” pushrod engine, but for thousands ...

Thread of the Day: Which EV Priced Around $30,000 Would You Buy? – With Poll

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Now that the base price of the 2013 Nissan Leaf is below $30,000 (including destination and before government incentives), the electric vehicle in more cost-competitive in its segment, which includes the Mitsubishi i-MiEV and Smart Fortwo Electric Drive among others. Nissan was able to lower the starting price of the 2013 Leaf with a new ...

Chevrolet Brings Forbidden Fruit to 2013 Detroit Auto Show – Which Would You Buy?

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The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette and 2014 Chevrolet Silverado may have been the brand’s big reveals at this year’s Detroit auto show, but the U.S. lineup’s global friends came along to share the stage. We got a look at the buffet of international flavors, from a seven-seat people-mover to a budget-minded subcompact hatchback. If any of ...

Explore the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette’s Design on This Week’s Downshift

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We’re only a couple weeks into 2013, and already we’ve seen a deluge of new sheetmetal. Among the biggest reveals at the 2013 Detroit auto show is the long awaited 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. After months of hype, the successor to the crossed-flags throne has arrived, and we’re bringing you an in-depth look at GM’s ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette’s Chief Engineer Interviewed on Wide Open Throttle

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Jessi Lang heads to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit for this week’s episode of Wide Open Throttle. After taking a walk through automaker booths during one of the 2013 Detroit auto show’s press days, she talks with the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray’s chief engineer. Lang begins by giving us a look at many ...