Chevrolet Corvette

Any day you drive the track is a good day

Ron Fellows brings his Driving Experience to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

GM thinks the only way to truly understand the capabilities of its performance cars is to get out and drive them the way they're designed to be driven. Read More

Safe Driving Tips Motor Sports Aug 24, 2018, 10:30 PM

About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Jul 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying May 31, 2018, 9:25 AM

Corvette chosen to again pace Indy 500

2019 ZR1 to lead 33-car field to green flag in 102nd running of the race Read More

Motor Sports New Cars Apr 20, 2018, 2:30 AM


Detroit sports cars draw $5.2M for charities

Ford GT and Mustang Bullitt, Corvette Carbon 65 and ZR1 draw top bids Read More

Car Nuts Auto Industry Jan 24, 2018, 3:30 AM

Chevrolet introduces most powerful ZR1 ever in Dubai

Also debuts Orange exterior package and matching interior trim accents

New ZR1 has bold new look and 6.2-litre supercharged V-8 that now delivers 755 hp and 715 lb-ft of torque, the highest output ever for a Chevrolet. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Car Nuts Nov 12, 2017, 11:30 AM

20 vehicles that show naming rhyme and reason

From people to word-blends, there is a strategy behind naming a vehicle

Car names are usually meant to convey some whimsical image in the buyer’s mind, but some are real or obscure references that play on a buyer’s thoughts. Read More

Auto Industry Aug 25, 2017, 9:45 AM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM


Corvette improved over 30 years even in price

2017 C7 Corvette more powerful and fuel efficient than C4 version

Corvette base price practically doubled over three decades but when adjusted for inflation, the 1987 price represents an increase of 10% over 2017. Read More

Car Nuts May 2, 2017, 10:15 PM

GM recalling 4.3M vehicles for airbag software glitch

Buicks, Cadillacs, Chevys and GMCs of various sizes all affected

GM became aware of problem with a Chev Silverado pickup whose front airbags didn't deploy in a crash, and is aware of a death and several injuries. Read More

Car Safety Sep 9, 2016, 10:30 PM

GM invests $290 million into Corvette production

Nearly half of investment will go into Kentucky tax incentive plan

New money is an additional investment to the $439 million previously announced for the construction and start-up of the Bowling Green paint shop. Read More

Auto Industry Jun 24, 2016, 10:30 PM

New Callaway Corvette breaks cover

Engine output boosted to 757 hp and 777 lb.ft. of torque

Bigger supercharger helps Corvette 6.2L V8 launch car to 100 km/h in just over three seconds and through quarter mile in 10.5 seconds at 211 km/h. Read More

Car Nuts New Cars Jul 29, 2015, 11:00 AM


FIRST DRIVE: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Chevy's quickest-ever Corvette is a smooth and fearsome big game hunter

With a 2.95 second 0-to-60 mph time and a 10.95-second ¼-mile at 204 km/h, the new Z06 is the quickest front-engine, rear-wheel drive sports car ever. Read More

Car Nuts New Cars Luxury Cars Jan 24, 2015, 11:20 PM

2015 Corvette Z06 rated at 650 hp

The Z06's supercharged V-8 engine is the most powerful ever offered by Chevrolet

The 6.2-litre LT4 V-8 engine is SAE-certified at 650 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque – making the Z06 GM's most powerful production car ever. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Jun 9, 2014, 10:00 PM

2015 Corvette Z06 is maker's most powerful convertible ever

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Chevy's drop-top supercar

With 625 horses and 635 lb.-ft. of torque, Chevy's crazy fast icon gets the top-down treatment Read More

New Cars Apr 13, 2014, 1:00 AM

Chevrolet does a double

Bow-tie brand sweeps North American car and truck of the year awards

The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray and Silverado 1500 were named 2014 North American Car and Truck of the Year at the Detroit auto show. Read More

Auto Industry New Cars Jan 14, 2014, 12:00 AM


Corvette Z06 to bow at Detroit

Chevrolet is billing the new Z06 as the most track-capable Corvette ever

The Z06 is designed to deliver supercar levels of performance through unique but as yet unspecified powertrain, chassis and aerodynamic features. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Dec 9, 2013, 5:00 PM

2014 Corvettes now on their way to dealers

Production of the new Stingray Convertible will begin by the end of this year

About 1000 seventh-generation Corvettes have already been built at their Bowling Green, Kentucky assembly plant and shipments are now under way. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Sep 20, 2013, 11:00 AM

Corvette turns 60 today

First Corvette drove off an assembly line in Flint, Michigan on June 30, 1953

Since that first car, approximately 1.56 million Corvettes have been produced in three locations and the car has become a true American icon. Read More

Auto Industry Car Nuts Jun 30, 2013, 1:00 PM

2014 Corvette power output confirmed

Stingray’s all-new LT1 6.2L V-8 engine is SAE-certified at 460 horsepower

The new small-block V-8's power ratings are even better than GM's preliminary estimates and the highest ever for a standard Corvette engine. Read More

Auto Technology New Cars Car Nuts May 29, 2013, 1:00 PM


2014 Corvette to pace Indy 500

It's the 12th time a Corvette will pace “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing”

The 2014 Corvette Stingray Indy 500 Pace Car differs from production models only in its graphics and track-mandated safety features and strobe lights. Read More

Motor Sports New Cars May 3, 2013, 11:00 AM

Chevy to focus on performance in New York

Refreshed 2014 Camaro to make its debut appearance in the Big Apple

Chevrolet will feature updated Camaro along with all-new Corvette Stingray and SS performance sedan at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. Read More

Car Nuts New Cars Auto Shows Motor Sports Mar 10, 2013, 12:00 PM

C7 Corvette 0001 sells for more than a million

First retail-production 2014 Corvette sold at Barrett-Jackson, Scottsdale auction

$1,050,000 take from Barret-Jackson charity auction of first production 2014 Corvette to go to Detroit's Center for Creative Studies. Read More

New Cars Jan 20, 2013, 7:00 PM

GM Chairman and CEO's Corvette auctioned for $270,000

Proceeds from sale of Dan Akerson’s 1958 Corvette go to Habitat for Humanity

Sale of Akerson Corvette at Barrett-Jackson Auction destined to help rebuild the Morningside Commons neighborhood in downtown Detroit. Read More

Classic Cars Auto Shows Auto Industry Jan 19, 2013, 9:00 PM


2014 Chevrolet Corvette reprises Stingray name

All-new seventh-generation Corvette takes some risks in terms of styling

The new Corvette is said to represent the future of modern performance cars, delivering more power, more driving excitement and more fuel efficiency. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Auto Shows Jan 14, 2013, 1:15 AM

Wanna drive a C7 Corvette?

Camouflaged 2014 Corvette offered as free download in Gran Turismo5

You can drive the all-new 2014 C7 Corvette today, virtually at least, if you have a Sony Playstation3 and a Gran Turismo5 racing game. Read More

New Cars Future Cars Auto Shows Dec 9, 2012, 7:00 AM

2014 Corvette to be aero-efficient

The new 'Vette's design elements have been carefully shaped in the wind tunnel

The all-new Corvette is said to incorporate more high-performance aerodynamic features than ever before, many taken directly from Corvette Racing. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Nov 27, 2012, 11:00 AM

American racing legend John Fitch passes

John Cooper Fitch was one of the first American drivers to achieve international success

After his racing career, Fitch invented several safety devices, including the energy-absorbing “Fitch Barrier,” now used on highways around the world. Read More

Motor Sports Auto Industry People Nov 4, 2012, 4:00 AM


2014 Corvette to be powered by an all-new small-block V-8

Gen 5 small-block builds on legacy of past with addition of high-tech features

All-new LT1 V-8 will feature direct injection, active fuel management, continuously variable valve timing – and a single camshaft with pushrods. Read More

New Cars Auto Technology Oct 30, 2012, 8:00 PM

Corvette C7 to debut in Detroit

First info leaked is a new crossed-flag emblem design

There are said to be only two carryover parts from the C6 used in the C7 – the cabin air filter and the rear latch for the removable roof panel. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Oct 19, 2012, 1:00 PM

Toronto's Yorkville Exotic Car Show draws dream machines

160 cars with prestigious nameplates gather on chic stretch of Bloor St.

It was Fantasyland on Fathers Day as thousands jammed Toronto's “Mink Mile” to dream and drool over entries in third annual Yorkville Exotic Car Show. Read More

Classic Cars Car Nuts Jun 22, 2012, 1:00 AM