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July 22, 2019
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September 15, 2019
C8 Removable Hardtop Reveal
At 6:45 EST, October 2, 2019 the C8 Convertible Corvette will be revealed! Where? at the Kennedy Space Center 

August 14, 2019
2020 CORVETTE Stingray Pricing
With its new mid-engine configuration and sleek, modern sesign, the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray offers unprecedented performance at a starting price of only $59,995. This Corvette pricing guide is complete with all the options to help you calculate Pricing!


August 1, 2019
End Of An Era

The last C7 Corvette (also making it the last front-engined Corvette), a black Z06, was auctioned off on June 28, 2019 for $2.7 million[101] at the Barrett-Jackson Northeast auction. The auction benefited the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, which helps pay off mortgages for the families of first responders that were killed in the line of duty and builds "mortgage-free, accessible smart homes" for injured service members.

July 18, 2020
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Unveiled

Chevrolet introduces the 2020 Corvette Stingray, the brand�s first-ever production mid-engine Corvette, Thursday, July 18, 2019 in Tustin, California. The 2020 Stingray features a new 6.2L Small Block V-8 LT2 engine producing 495 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque when equipped with performance exhaust. The mid-engine layout provides better weight distribution, better responsiveness and control, as well as the fastest 0-60 time of any entry-level Corvette. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray goes into production in late 2019

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April 25, 2019
 GM to Add Second Shift and More Than 400 Hourly Jobs at Bowling Green (Ky.) Assembly Plant
Bowling Green, Ky.

General Motors is adding a second shift and more than 400 hourly jobs at its Bowling Green (Kentucky) Assembly plant to support production of the Next Generation Corvette, which will be revealed on July 18, 2019.

The addition of the second shift will increase the plant’s workforce to more than 1,300.

“The Corvette’s iconic status owes so much to the men and women of Bowling Green, where it has been built exclusively for almost 40 years,” said GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra. “This is the workforce that can deliver a next generation Corvette worthy of both its historic past and an equally exciting future, and today’s announcement gets us one step closer to its reveal on July 18.”

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Since 2011, GM has invested more than $900 million into Bowling Green. This includes investments towards a new body shop, increased engine capacity, new paint shop, a new Performance Build Center, and additional plant upgrades.

Bowling Green Assembly has produced more than one million Corvettes since it opened in 1981. The plant has the largest solar array of any automaker in Kentucky, and its annual economic impact includes more than $76 million in state wages and $15 million in income tax. 

Known around the world as America’s sports car, the first-generation Corvette was introduced as a 1953 model year. Originally designed as a show car for the 1953 Motorama display at the New York Auto Show, it generated enough interest to go into production.

The seventh and most current generation Corvette was revealed in January 2013 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit and was the first to bring back the Stingray nameplate since 1976. The final production seventh generation Corvette will be auctioned off this summer with proceeds benefitting the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation.


April 12, 2019
 California Bound
It's been announced,

The unveil  for the new redisigned mid-engine C8 Zora Corvette will be held in Orange County California among the palm trees, and sunshine July 18, 2019..

There is now doubt that the arrival of the mid-engine Corvette is a big deal. The Godfather of Corvette, the man who took a "Motorama" show car and made it into Americas Sports Car, Zora Duntov wanted a mid-engine car from the beginning, and at least two previous concept prototypes have been built.

There is much excitement and anticipation for the debut of this automobile. It seems nation wide, as the unveil starts in New York on the East Coast and ends across the nation in Orange County.

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April 11, 2019
Cruising Times Square New York, NY

Chevrolet did something very unusual for Corvette, The first public view of the upcoming mid-engine Corvette was in camouflage, with the official release day of July 18, 2019 clearly visible on the sides of the car. Tadge Juechter the Chief Engineer for Corvette, driving GM's CEO Marry Barra Around Times Square. the car was wearing heavy camo, so getting any real details will have to wait until the unveil in July.

Image from 1988 Corvette Magazine with Three Previous Chief Engineers  Dave Hill, Dave McLellan and Zora Duntov with the Concept Mid Engine Corvette.
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Official Video: CORVETTE Engineer Tadge Juechter Drives GM CEO Mary Barra for First Public Drive CORVETTE C8


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