[PICS] High Wing and Hash Marks Featured on This 2020 Corvette Stingray

[PICS] High Wing and Hash Marks Featured on This 2020 Corvette Stingray

Photo Credit: GMASEP / Instagram

We heard through the grapevine that there were some new “High Wing” photos and so turning to various social media platforms, we found these four photos of a Torch Red 2020 Corvette Stingray posted to the GM ASEP Instagram account.

According to their website’s description, “General Motors Automotive Service Education Program (GM ASEP) delivers advanced automotive service training, appropriate academic coursework, and real world internship experiences to give students the best possible preparation for a career as an automotive technician”.

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[PICS] This C6 Corvette Special Edition Finally Gets the Car Cover It Deserves

[PICS] This C6 Corvette Special Edition Finally Gets the Car Cover It Deserves

Photo Credits: Travis Raczynski

Our friend Travis Raczynski has a Black 2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition Convertible that he has owned since new. As a series, these are rare Corvettes with 125 produced and only seven were Black Convertibles. It’s a beautiful car and we were fortunate to be able to feature it in our book on Corvette Special Editions.

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A Final Look at the Production Statistics for the C7 Corvette

A Final Look at the Production Statistics for the C7 Corvette

Photo Credit: Corvette Furman

Last month we poured over a lot of interesting data regarding the seventh generation Corvette’s production run. We looked at total C7 production focusing mostly on color, we broke down the run of C7 Z06’s, had a post about overall Grand Sport production, and we also looked into the ZR1’s extended one-year life.

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[VIDEO] Tom Peters Discusses Design and Details of the 2020 Corvette Stingray

[VIDEO] Tom Peters Discusses Design and Details of the 2020 Corvette Stingray

Retired GM Performance Car Design Chief Tom Peters was at California’s Art Center design school for their annual car classic and he spoke about the new 2020 Corvette Stingray. He covers different aspects of the design of the Mid-Engine Corvette and how designers differentiate the designs between various models, and he also touches on some of the challenges the team faced.

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Accelerate Yellow is the 2020 Corvette Stingray’s Unicorn

Accelerate Yellow is the 2020 Corvette Stingray’s Unicorn

Although we haven’t mentioned him much lately, everybody’s favorite Corvette_Nut is still offering interesting nuggets of C8 intel in the form of photos and videos. We’ve hypothesized previously that we believe him to be somehow related to a Corvette engineering team based on his proximity to the pre-launch C8 prototypes.

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[AMAZON] Nulaxy 1080P Dash Cam Now $25.49

[AMAZON] Nulaxy 1080P Dash Cam Now $25.49

Amazon is offering as part of its Daily Deals this inexpensive 1080P dash cam from Nulaxy that has some seriously powerful features for the price that include a 170° Wide Angle lens, super night vision, motion detection, G-sensor, loop recording and more. Pick it up today at Amazon for $25.49!

Check out the customer-uploaded videos and you’ll see some great video footage taken with the Nulaxy 1080P Dash Cam.

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[VIDEO] Manual C7 Corvette Z06 Spits Flames, Runs Quarter Mile in the Nines

[VIDEO] Manual C7 Corvette Z06 Spits Flames, Runs Quarter Mile in the Nines

I had a somewhat busy day that took me away from the keyboard most of Tuesday, so consider this a late-night snack, or early morning breakfast if you’re reading this on Wednesday.

I found a “quick” video of a manual C7 Corvette Z06 doing its thing on the dragstrip…spitting flames and then taking down a Viper.

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Corvettes for Sale: Would You Buy This 56,000 Mile 2019 Corvette ZR1?

Corvettes for Sale: Would You Buy This 56,000 Mile 2019 Corvette ZR1?

Photo Credit: Tim Lally Chevrolet

Most Corvettes are driven very sparingly. A quick search of Cars.com reveals that of the 9,653 1953-2019 Corvettes currently listed for sale (with mileage listed and excluding rage-inducing duplicates from “home delivery” dealerships), 7,619 or 79% currently sit at under 40,000 miles. If we limit our search to cars with under 20k miles, a shocking 6,238 (64.6%) Corvettes are left standing.

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Corvette Assembly Plant’s UAW Members Will Vote Wednesday on New Labor Agreement

Corvette Assembly Plant’s UAW Members Will Vote Wednesday on New Labor Agreement

Members of Bowling Green’s United Auto Workers Local 2164 will head to the ballot box on Wednesday to say “yes” or “no” to a new contract with General Motors.

The nearly 1,300 Corvette Assembly Plant workers are part of about 50,000 other union members at 55 locations who have been on strike against GM since Sept.

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Auction Preview: These are the Best Corvettes Up for Grabs this Week at Mecum Chicago

Auction Preview: These are the Best Corvettes Up for Grabs this Week at Mecum Chicago

Photo Credits: Mecum Auctions

Mecum Auctions howls into the Windy City this week for their second to last collector car sale of 2019. Between October 24th and 26th there will be 69 examples of America’s Sports Car (70 are listed but one is a misguided (and pretty heavily modified) 4th Gen Camaro up for grabs with a 50 year range of vintages spanning from 1956 to 2016 and Desirability Ratings running the gamut from highly to very and down to meh.

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