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Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

One Mean Martian: Scott Leber’s 1963 Corvette Sting Ray Gasser

You’d assume the owner of ScottRods—a company that specializes in creating custom fiberglass gasser bodies—would race something. Especially since he also runs ScottRods AA/Gassers, a nostalgia drag racing organization packed with […]

Electric Vehicles / News & Car Culture

Video: Chevrolet Announces Hybrid & Electric Corvette Coming Soon

G-A-S-P. Chevrolet just confirmed suspicions that the C8 Mid-Engine Corvette will soon be electrified, per Chevy: *** “In addition to the amazing new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 coming this year, an […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog / Motorsports

Triple Trouble: Check Out the Leisinger Family’s Autocross-Winning 1964 Corvettes & 1970 Camaro

The Leisingers are back. You may remember Karen and Dave Leisinger from an earlier feature story on their 1970 Chevy Camaro autocross car, the “Crusher.” Well, their sons Josh and Jared […]

News & Car Culture

What We Got Right (& Wrong) About the Z06 & LT2 in Our C8 Corvette Speculation Story from 2+ Years Ago

We ran an article way back in April of 2019 in anticipation of the all-new mid-engine C8 Corvette release. The story evaluated some potential technologies featured in the Vette’s nascent […]

News & Car Culture

The 2023 Chevy C8 Corvette Z06 Launches with the Most Powerful Naturally Aspirated V8 in Production

It seems like the minute the C8 arrived for the 2020 model year, gearheads began immediately clamoring for Chevy to release track-focused Z06 and ZR1 variants of the nascent mid-engine […]

News & Car Culture

Did You Know Chevy Pondered a 4-Seat Corvette Concept Way Back in 1962?

Neither did we. Which is why our heads nearly exploded when we saw this Instagram post from generalmotorsdesign. Turns out, GM boss Ed Cole was concerned with the growth track […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

A Look Back at the Corvette’s Early Beginnings During Its C1 (1953-62) Generation

On June 30th, 1953 the first production Corvette rolled off the assembly line. But despite the position it holds now as “America’s Sports Car,” the Corvette wasn’t exactly an instant […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Fin-tastic: Our Five Favorite Fish-Named Cars (& A Bonus Catch)

June 18th is National “Go Fishing” Day. But if you can’t head out on the water to enjoy it, perhaps these five cars will appropriately wet…err…whet your appetite for some […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Motorsports

Corvettes at Indianapolis: 10 of the Coolest Indy 500 Corvette Pace Cars

When you turn on the Indy 500 today, you’ll see a Corvette driven by Danica Patrick doing pace car duties for the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. In fact, the 2021 […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News

Are GM & Chevy Planning to Expand the Corvette Lineup?

Fresh off the announcement of its new logo and marketing campaign, GM took its electrified message to the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES). From that stage, The General unleashed a […]