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By the Numbers: Chevrolet SS, Pontiac G8 GXP, Dodge Charger R/T, Hyundai Genesis 5.0 R-Spec

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Suddenly, the Dodge Charger has real competition again in the form of the 2014 Chevrolet SS. This highly anticipated rear-drive, eight-cylinder full-size sedan picks up where the Pontiac G8 left off, and while we don’t know just how long the SS will last in the U.S., we’ll enjoy its presence for as long as we ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray’s Design Evolution on Hot Rod Unlimited

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On this week’s episode of Hot Rod Unlimited, host Elana Scherr hitches a ride in a 1957 Chevrolet Corvette to the Petersen Automotive Museum for the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray’s West Coast debut. While there, Scherr discusses the Corvette’s design evolution from the original C1 concept to the new Stingray with Kirk Bennion, exterior design ...

First 2014 Corvette Convertible Heading to Auction to Benefit Charity

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General Motors is donating the first 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray convertible to charity. The Corvette Stingray convertible will be auctioned by Barrett-Jackson on behalf of the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute to raise money for cancer research and treatment. The auction will take place at the South Florida Fairgrounds in Palm Beach during Barrett-Jackson’s 10th annual ...

Video Find: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette’s First Official Teaser

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Unsurprisingly, Chevrolet’s first official teaser for the all-new 2014 Corvette doesn’t show much. However, we don’t need to split frames of this short video – we already know most of the details of the upcoming C7 Corvette. First off, Chevrolet has confirmed that we’ll get our first official look at the 2014 Corvette on January 13, 2013 at ...

ZR1 or SRT Viper: Who is the New King of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca?

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The longstanding production car lap record at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca has fallen. The man behind the wheel was none other than our longtime collaborator and good buddy, Randy Pobst, race car driver extraordinaire and the professional wheelman for our Best Driver’s Car competition. You may recall that the previous record was set by SRT development ...

We Hear: Leaked Renderings of 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Show All

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The final countdown until the official reveal of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is upon us. Despite there being just mere weeks until we see the car, more information continues to leak out – like these patent renderings of the C7 Corvette that give is a good look at the final car. We’ve already spied the C7 ...

Staff Picks: The Best and Worst of the 2013 Detroit Auto Show

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So far, 2013 is off to a great start, as automakers rolled into Detroit with a number of impressive new vehicles for this year’s North American International Auto Show. From greatly anticipated new models like the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray to surprise reveals like the Ford Atlas Concept, there was no shortage of excitement at ...

Best Driver’s Car 2012: Camaro ZL1, Shelby GT500, Seven Others Battle for the Crown

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Best Driver’s Car is back! We recently gathered together the latest crop of sports cars, muscle machines, and supercars for our 2012 Best Driver’s Car competition. Those of you who follow our Twitter and Facebook feeds may have gotten a sneak peak at the competitors already, but for those of you not in the know, ...