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2014 Corvette Z06 spied in the flesh in Detroit

Corvette Z06 details surface, and it's awesome

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2014 Corvette Z06 spied in the flesh in Detroit

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2014 Corvette Z06 spied in the flesh in Detroit

The 2015 corvette Z06 has been unveiled at the Detroit auto show and the car looks like a beast. It has a number of aerodynamic enhancements that are designed to set it apart visually and help improve aerodynamics.

Jalopnik reports the engine is a supercharged LT4 V8 engine producing over 625hp and 635 pound-foot of torque. Chevy is holding back on some of the specs and details on the car. We don’t get any performance numbers just yet. It's also unclear how much the car will cost.

Considering the new Chevy Camaro Z/28 starts at $75,000 I'd bet the Z06 will start at over that price. The new Z06 will be offered in three trim levels. The top of the line will be called the Z07. The car will also have a removable roof panel. The Z06 will be offered with a manual transmission.

The other transmission option is a 8-speed automatic with a torque converter and paddle shifters. That is disappointing as a car like this really deserves a dual clutch transmission like other sport scars of the caliber get. Who knows, perhaps the auto will work just as well as a dual clutch box, but I sort of doubt it.


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The Chevy Volt: Short-circuited (again)

Source: Pittsburgh Entertainment

Leftist elites who see Europeans as more “progressive” than benighted Americans have some explaining to do now that General Motors’ plug-in hybrid Chev ...
Source: Pittsburgh Entertainment   Full article at: Pittsburgh Entertainment 6 hours ago


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Fiat 500e Vs Chevy Spark EV: How Electric-Car Torque Figures Can Be Deceptive

Source: All Small Cars

The 2014 Fiat 500e has far lower power and torque numbers than the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV; yet at city speeds, of below 40 mph or so, the 500E feels (and is) quicker. Given their nearly identical curb weights, the numbers would suggest the Spark being far quicker. The Chevrolet Spark EV is rated at 141 h ...
Source: All Small Cars   Full article at: All Small Cars 21 hours ago, 6:00am CDT

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Details of six GM recalls announced Wednesday

Source: Salt Lake Tribune

General Motors announced six more recalls Wednesday, bringing its total so far this year to 60, affecting nearly 30 million vehicles. Wednesday’s recalls total nearly 823,000 cars, trucks and SUVs in North America, plus a small number of exports. Here are the models covered and details of the recalls: • 475,161 total. Covers Chevrolet Equinox, GMC Terrain and Cadillac SRX models from the 2010 through 2012 mo ...
Source: Salt Lake Tribune   Full article at: Salt Lake Tribune 2 days ago, 4:03pm CDT

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Best Ways to Increase Diesel Truck Fuel Economy NOW! - Yahoo Voices

Source: Experience Project

In specific, the companies which specifically cater to the large 3- Dodge, Ford, and Chevrolet, all claim to boost diesel truck fue ...
Source: Experience Project   Full article at: Experience Project 2 days ago, 10:01am CDT

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Louis Van Gaal Slams Manchester United's Preseason Tour, Talks Transfer Plan

Source: Bleacher Report

New Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has publicly criticised his club's tour plans of the USA, stating that the team's commercial commitments will force him to adapt his practices. Sky Sports reported on the Dutchman's thoughts, which were given during his first press conference. LvG said: We have to prepare for the season and when you have a lot of commercial activities also for the players, ...
Source: Bleacher Report  Full article at: Bleacher Report 3 days ago, 3:17am CDT

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Opel Ampera (Euro Chevy Volt) Axed Over Slow Sales?

Source: Green Car Reports

European buyers may soon have one fewer plug-in vehicle to choose from, with news that the Opel Ampera--European cousin to the Chevrolet Volt--could be dropped due to slow sales. The Ampera arrived to much critical acclaim, just as the Volt did in the U.S. While expensive--it hit the market at just shy of $60 ...
Source: Green Car Reports   Full article at: Green Car Reports 3 days ago, 7:00am CDT

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European soccer teams land lucrative sponsorship deals

Source: Los Angeles Times Sports

The 10-year, $1.3-billion uniform deal Manchester United signed with Adidas last week is the most lucrative shirt sponsorship in soccer history. Add in the seven-year $560-million jersey deal United has with Chevrolet and, beginning next season, the team will bank ...
Source: Los Angeles Times Sports   Full article at: Los Angeles Times Sports 4 days ago, 12:00am CDT

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G.M. Resists Expanding Victims’ Fund

Source: NewYorkTimes-Business Day

The company maintains that a distinct difference exists between its recall of 2.6 million older Chevrolet Cobalts and other cars, and has refused to expand a compensation fund, infuriating safet ...
Source: NewYorkTimes-Business Day   Full article at: NewYorkTimes-Business Day 1 week ago, 7:56pm CDT

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2015 Chevrolet Volt: Bigger Battery, But Range Remains 38 Miles

Source: Green Car Reports

With widespread expectations that we'll see a redesigned second-generation model unveiled early next year, the 2015 Chevy Volt was expected to be a carryover model with few changes. And so it is, with one important exception: Without any fanfare, its battery capacity rose to 17.1 kilowatt-hours for the 2015 Vo ...
Source: Green Car Reports   Full article at: Green Car Reports Jul 16 2014, 6:30am CDT

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CHART: Manchester United's Uniforms Are Worth An Insane Amount Of Money

Source: The Business Insider

Manchester United has arguably the most recognizable sports uniform in the world and yesterday they announced Adidas will pay the club $1.3 billion over 10 years for the right to manufacturer the uniform and sell replicas. That's a huge number that looks even bigger when we put it into perspective. With an average annual value of $128 million per year, Manchester United will be paid more than th ...
Source: The Business Insider   Full article at: The Business Insider Jul 15 2014, 9:09am CDT

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