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C8 Awarded 10Best for 23rd time

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family from the Corvette Mike team. WE’RE BUYING 2023 Z06 OrdersAnd Other DREAM CARS! Friends, as you all know, we don’t fuss with auctions or shuffle cars from other dealers. Our cars come from you. So, if you arethinning out your collection, let us know! Click here to send me an email about your C8 Z06 Order or other car(s). C&D Awards 2022 C8 Corvette a Top 10 Winner Picture courtesy of John Ror – Car And Driver Car and Driver test over 100…

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Bob Bondurant, Racing Driver and Instructor Passed at Age 88

WE’RE BUYING DREAM CARS! Friends, as you all know, we don’t fuss with auctions or shuffle cars from other dealers. Our cars come from you. So, if you are thinning out your collection let us know! Click here to send me an email about your car. bob bondurant 1 Picture courtesy of Sports Car Digest Bob Bondurant, a former champion race car driver who opened a high-performance driving school in 1968 and taught numerous A-list actors for their movie roles, died last Friday in the Phoenix suburb of Paradise Valley…

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Jay Leno Gets First Drive In 2023 Corvette Z06

  Video courtesy of Jay Leno’s Garage Jay Leno gets the privilege to be the first non-GM employee to drive the 2023 C8 Z06. As Chevrolet hasn’t yet allowed any other journalist to do anything more than walk around the Z06, this is the first independent report we have had about how the car drives. This is not the first time Chevrolet has let Jay be the first to drive a new Corvette. He was also allowed to drive a C8 around the blimp hanger when it was first revealed. Not…

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Certified Pre-Owned Land Rover Up in Flames 30 Minutes Later

At Corvette Mike’s, we value the importance of customer service, and this recent experience with @landroverusa wasn’t it! We’re grateful that our own Corvette Mike was safe from harm in this roadside engine fire incident in his newly purchased Certified Pre-Owned Land Rover. Unfortunately the Land Rover didn’t fare so well. #landrover #leaderofthepack @landroverusaRepost from Mike Vietro: Well being the consummate car dealer for the past 4 decades of everything that rolls on 4 wheels, I took this beautiful CPO, (stands for Certified Pre-Owned) that’s an extensive multi point (125)…

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For only the 2nd time, Corvette gets DOHC

Mike Vietro at SEMA 2021 The specs for the new Z06 motor, named the “LT6,” are out and history is repeating itself. Just like moving the motor to the center of the car, it was time to dramatically reconfigure the engine design. So, for just the 2nd time in Corvette history, power will be provided by a Dual Over Head Cam (DOHC) motor with 4-valves per cylinder. The Z06 moniker is known for upgrading the standard Corvette into a track-ready racer, while still being dependable as a daily driver. The…

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Read the Fall INSIDER & Relive Our 70th Celebration

An Unmatched Tradition of Automotive Excellence CELEBRATING 70 YEARS OF THE PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d’ELEGANCE Start your engines and get ready to experience our 70th celebration in the Fall 2021 INSIDER! As we look back on Pebble Beach Automotive Week, we celebrate the new memories made and look forward to welcoming all of you back to the 18th fairway next August. READ THE INSIDER Featured in the Fall Issue of the INSIDER… MAKING HISTORY AT PEBBLE BEACH “It was like winning the Triple Crown,” said Arturo Keller about his third…

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2023 Corvette Z06 Revealed

Vol 9-8 • October 28, 2021 WE’RE BUYING DREAM CARS! Friends, as you all know, we don’t fuss with auctions or shuffle cars from other dealers. Our cars come from you. So, if you are thinning out your collection let us know! Click here to send me an email about your car. z06 puts world on niotice 1 Video courtesy of GM Specialty Vehicles The world is moving towards an electric-powered vehicle future, but at least for now, Chevrolet is willing to keep advancing the Gas-Powered Corvette engine. Yesterday, Chevy…

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Chevy releases new teaser video for 2023 Z06

Video courtesy of GM Specialty Vehicles The official reveal of the 2023 Corvette C8 Z06 isn’t until next Tuesday October 26th, but to keep the interest high, Chevy has released a new teaser video showing a few interesting items, like an 8,600 Red Line Tach! Not only does the above video show a tach with a 8,600rpm Red Line (16 seconds in), GM Tweeted on Tuesday that the official review will be in 8600 minutes (5 Days, 23 Hours and 20 Minutes in English). In the same picture, the speedometer…

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Truckload of New C8s goes up in flames

Video courtesy of GM Specialty Vehicles A handful of C8 owners expecting to pick up their new Vette are about to receive some bad news. Videos shared early on Wednesday by Corieblue Fickes to Facebook show what looks to be a truckload of newly built C8-generation Chevrolet Corvettes going up in flames in a parking lot roughly 30 minutes north of Nashville, Tennessee—about an hour and a half south of the car’s Bowling Green, Kentucky assembly plant. C8 E-Ray Hybrid Spied Near The Nurburgring The Corvette spied has a body…

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2022 RHD Production Video

Video courtesy of GM Specialty Vehicles Here is a peak behind the scenes at the Bowling Green production plant in Kentucky USA, where the Right-Hand-Drive C8 is now being proudly built. It’s exciting for the Corvette to be offered as a worldwide product and expand their customer base. 2022 C8 Changes The 2022 Corvette is now rolling off the assembly line. So, we thought it would be nice to point out the changes this new model year brings. New exterior colors for 2022 are: Caffeine Metallic, Hypersonic Gray Metallic, and…

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