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Classic Vettes Mix With Classic Stories At ‘Corvettes in the D’

Richard Pinke and his classic 1958 Corvette.Visitors to the 3rd annual “Corvettes in the D” gathering, held along Detroit’s riverfront on Sunday, June 28, were eager to view the stars of the show: seven stunning C5, C6 and C7 Z06 …

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Z06 Display, Souvenir Book & 300 Cars Highlight 2015 ‘Corvettes in the D’

 About 300 vehicles participated in the 2015 “Corvettes in the D.”Beautiful sunny weather greeted some 300 Corvette owners and their guests at the annual “Corvettes in the D” celebration along the Detroit River on Sunday, June 28.After a rash of …

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Chevy Lifts Lid On Refined, Lighter 2016 Camaro Convertible

The new 2016 Camaro Convertible.Chevrolet News, June 24, 2015Chevrolet will offer a convertible model of the all-new 2016 Camaro, featuring the segment’s most advanced top.Check out Chevy’s cool Camaro video here.The 2016 Camaro is the only convertible in the segment …

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Free Press Writer Tells Inside Story Behind The 1-Millionth Corvette

The one-millionth Chevrolet Corvette rolls off the assembly line in Bowling Green, Ky., in 1992. Today, the historic car undergoing restoration at GM Design headquarters in Warren. (Photo: General Motors)By Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press Auto CriticOriginally published June 21, 2015How did …

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‘Corvettes In The D’ Offers Displays, Seminars & More Along Detroit River

Hundreds of Corvette owners turned out for the 2014 “Corvettes In The D.”With Larry Courtney as the organizer, you can expect this year’s “Corvettes in the D” to be a revvin’ blast. Hundreds of Corvettes participated in the 2014 “Corvettes In The …

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Nearly 100 Corvettes Lined Up For Matick Chevy’s 2015 Caravan To The Detroit Grand Prix On Belle Isle

Getting ready to steer toward some fun, these attendees can’t wait to get into their ‘Vettes!The fourth annual George Matick Chevrolet 2015 Corvette Caravan Experience to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix was once again a huge success.Some 100 …

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Update: $439 Million Corvette Plant Upgrade Includes Massive Paint Shop

About 150 jobs will be retained as part of GM’s Corvette plant makeover.May 21, 2015 — GM announced today that it will spend $439 million on upgrades at the Corvette Assembly Plant in Bowling Green, Ky. This investment adds to …

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GM Plans $400 Million Makeover At The Corvette Plant In Bowling Green

Watch this morning’s First Shift video report from Automotive News about the planned $400 million makeover at the Corvette Bowling Green, Ky. manufacturing facility, including a paint shop and other upgrades.Click here to listen. There is a short video ad before the …

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‘Danny Boy’ Kellermeyer Adds Two C7s To Rev Up The New Racing Season

Danny Kellermeyer’s #37 Matick Chevy-sponsored C6 wins again at Waterford Hills.How’s this for a winter project?DJ Racing driver Danny Kellermeyer spent the off-season taking apart his four speedy Corvettes — piece by piece.”This winter might have been long and cold, …

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The Corvette “Engine Build Experience” Returns

Chevy’s Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant in Kentucky resumes its one-of-a-kind “Engine Build Experience” this month for Z06 customers.The in-plant adventure allows Corvette enthusiasts to be personally involved in assembling their own 650-hp supercharged LT4 engine for their new ‘Vette.Participants …

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