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The Mid-Engine Corvette has Arrived: First Pics of the 2020 Corvette Stingray

Finally, the wait is over. The mid-engine Corvette has been a rumor for almost as long as the model has been in existence — and now the wraps are off. This morning, I flew to Orange County, down in sunny Southern California, to join journalists from around the globe for the official unveiling. In the automotive world, it’s as historic a moment as they come. Because the Corvette isn’t just a car — it’s an American icon. The move to a mid-engine platform is the most profound change the illustrious…

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AutoNation Drive Week in Review: July 8th to July 12th

Welcome to AutoNation Drive’s Week in Review! This week, we’ve got an awesome Top Gear video, a tribute to an automotive icon, new details on the electric MINI, and more!   MONDAY, JULY 8th For many folks, this Monday hit particularly hard, as it marked a return to the grind after a glorious four-day weekend packed with grilling, fireworks, and — at least in the case of your’s truly — an entire day on the couch binging the third season of Stranger Things. That said, the week kicked of with some…

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Celebrate July 4th By Listening to the Mid-Engine Corvette’s Exhaust

As every gearhead knows, the mid-engine Corvette will be revealed later this month. When the wrap finally comes off, it will begin an exciting  new era for the iconic American sports car. For many enthusiasts, the concept of a mid-engine Corvette has been something that’s existed for a long as they’ve been alive, as it was something Zora Arkus-Duntov — the Father of the Corvette — always championed. And we think there’s a recent patent filing suggests the top-spec model, that’s rumored to have as much as 1000 horsepower, will…

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Report Says Plans for a Seventh Generation Camaro Have Been Killed

Over the last few years, Chevy has released increasingly potent versions of the Camaro, including the Nürburgring-tested ZL1 LE. But a new report says the sixth-generation of the venerable muscle car might be its last. The news comes via our friends over at Muscle Cars & Trucks, who heard from confidential sources inside General Motors that development of the seventh-generation Camaro has been stopped. One particularly telling bit of info? Back in December, Al Oppenheiser the Chief Engineer for the current model, was moved into the team working on electric…

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Closing Window: Don’t Wait if You Want to Order a C7 Corvette

After generations of rumors and speculation, Chevy has confirmed that it is indeed preparing to launch a mid-engine Corvette. The eagerly awaited reveal will happen July 18th, in Southern California, but before the wraps come off, there’s another, more bittersweet, milestone we’re about to hit. Because the deadline to order a C7 Corvette is June 23rd — just over a week away. And while the next-generation Vette is sure to be a beast, it’s safe to say that seventh generation went out with a bang. Just read why our resident…

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