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Top 10 Cheapest Convertibles

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The weather is warmer, the days are longer, spring has arrived, and we find ourselves once again lusting after a top-down road trip. While few of us can enjoy the glamor of, say, a Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible (MSRP: $238,000), there are plenty of more affordable droptop cars. Here are the ten cheapest new ...

Feature Flick: Hennessey Camaro ZL1 At The Texas Mile

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The Texas Mile is infamous by now: it’s a yearly tribute to acceleration and crazy top-speed numbers. This year, Motor Trend‘s Jessi Lang strapped on a helmet and took a Hennessey Performance-tuned Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 down the runway as fast as she could. The premise of the Texas Mile is simple: take one 8000-foot runway, and ...

Feature Flick: Modified Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Stars In “Turbo” Movie

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A modified Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 will star in one of the summer’s upcoming animated movies, “Turbo.” In this new video, Chevrolet representatives discuss the car and what it means for the new DreamWorks movie. The new movie “Turbo” follows the story of an eponymous snail with a desire for speed. One day, he’s sucked into the ...

Transformers 4: Bumblebee Becomes A 1967 Chevrolet Camaro

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The slow roll-out of vehicles used in Transformers 4 continues. After teasing the new Optimus Prime and a tricked-out 2014 Corvette Stingray yesterday, director Michael Bay followed up today by showing the car slated to star as Bumblebee: a highly-modified 1967 Chevrolet Camaro. In Bay’s string of Transformers motion pictures, Bumblebee’s automotive form has always been ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Rated at 29 MPG

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Bit by bit, the full stats on the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray have been making their way out to the public. Today’s nugget? Fuel economy – the 2014 Corvette Stingray has achieved an Environmental Protection Agency-estimated rating of 17/29 mpg city highway. The 2014 Corvette’s fuel economy ratings are pretty respectable for your average car, but ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Premiere Edition Revealed

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June 30th marks the 60th anniversary of Chevrolet Corvette production, but Chevy’s celebrating a little ahead of schedule. This afternoon, it unwrapped the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Premiere Edition at an event held at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Although the very first Corvettes to roll off the assembly line (then located ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Heavier Than C6

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Despite early reports that the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray would be lighter than the outgoing C6 Corvette, it actually appears that its estimated curb weight has gone up. Chevrolet tells us that, according to an early estimate, the new Corvette Stingray weighs about 90 pounds more than the old model. The 2014 Corvette Stingray’s new aluminum ...

Feature Flick: Chevrolet Celebrates National Donut Day with a ZL1

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“Mmm, donuts,” is one of Homer Simpson’s most recognized lines. While many of us have celebrated National Donut Day, which falls on June 7, Chevrolet may have taken the, uh, not-donut pastry for the best way to enjoy donuts: with a Camaro ZL1. To celebrate the day commemorating the circular, be-holed, sugary confections, Chevrolet rolled out ...

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Shows Off New Styling on TV

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Vehicle reveals can happen anywhere these days, as morning talk show Live With Kelly and Michael proved today with the surprise unveiling of the refreshed 2014 Chevrolet Camaro. The TV hosts took the wraps off to show the car’s revised styling in advance of the official press conference tomorrow at the New York auto show. If ...

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Rated at 460 HP

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When General Motors unveiled the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray earlier this year, it left out one piece of information: the car’s power ratings. Now, the automaker says the C7 Corvette will officially be good for 455 hp at 6000 rpm and 460 lb-ft of torque at 4600 rpm, or 460 hp at 6000 rpm and ...
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