The First Sinkhole Corvette Was Restored For SEMA And Looks Perfect

The 2009 Corvette ZR1 was the first car recovered from the massive 30-foot-deep sinkhole at the Corvette Museum and also the first car restored for SEMA. » 11/06/14 10:00am 11/06/14 10:00am

It's A Corvette ZR1 Fire Sale!

For the nine people sitting on the fence about buying a $109K Corvette ZR1, today's a good day. GM's offering either 0% financing or $5000 rebates on 2009's and $3000 off the 2010's. Everybody else? Remain poor and ZR1-less. [CorvetteBlogger] » 7/19/10 1:30pm 7/19/10 1:30pm

Corvette Summer Fridays Anyone?

Despite it being a Friday in the Summer, some of us were working. For example, I drove all three of these. More on that next week. In the meantime, I want to know — what're your driving plans this weekend? » 6/25/10 11:30pm 6/25/10 11:30pm

How We Built A 638 HP LS9 Engine For A Corvette ZR1

It's not every day you get to hand-build a 638 HP LS9 engine that'll slip under the hood of a Corvette ZR1. Yesterday was one of those days. Here's how the magic is made. » 10/01/09 3:00pm 10/01/09 3:00pm

22 Custom Jalopnik Wallpapers For Your Apple iPhone And Palm Pre

The recent release of the Apple iPhone 3GS and the Palm Pre provide a great time for these twenty-two exclusive, high-resolution Jalopnik wallpapers to you, our car-obsessive readership. Take your pick below. » 7/07/09 1:00pm 7/07/09 1:00pm

Inside Project M: The Final Episode

It doesn't matter whether your opinion's positive or negative of designer Jason Castriota and his Corvette ZR1-based Bertone Mantide, either way it's a marvel of modern design. Here's the final episode of Inside Project M. » 6/19/09 4:30pm 6/19/09 4:30pm

German Prince Disappointed With His New Corvette ZR1’s Interior

German Prince Albert von Thurn und Taxis just took delivery of a 2009 Corvette ZR1. Why the sad face? Don't worry, you'll forget about the interior the first time you hit the Autobahn. [Corvette Blogger] » 5/28/09 3:30pm 5/28/09 3:30pm

The History Of Jake: Corvette Racing's Mascot

Racing liveries come and go, but there are some so iconic, so recognizable, they'll be remembered forever. For example, Gulf and Martini Racing. There's now a new one to add to that list. Meet "Jake." » 5/13/09 11:00am 5/13/09 11:00am

Hennessey Corvette ZR750 Gets Flogged On Track

What's better than witnessing a high-performance car getting flogged at the track? A 750 HP Hennessey ZR750 getting flogged at the track. Even better? Seeing a 750 HP Hennessey ZR750 flogged in an artsy video. » 5/05/09 8:30am 5/05/09 8:30am

First Crashed Corvette ZR1 Hits EBay For Only $97,500

NOOOOOO! Unless we're mistaken, the first recorded Corvette ZR1 crash's popped up on eBay, after the driver apparently lost control of Lutz's raging 638 HP hard-on, curbing it very hard. "Buy-It-Now" price? $97,500! » 5/04/09 12:00pm 5/04/09 12:00pm

Real Stile Bertone Mantide, Interior Revealed At Balloco Fiat Proving…

We were at the Shanghai Auto Show foam mock-up revealing of Stile Bertone's Mantide, but our friends from The Italian Junkyard did one better. Check out the real Mantide, interior and engine included. » 4/25/09 1:00pm 4/25/09 1:00pm

Stile Bertone Mantide: Part Corvette ZR1, Part Italian Model

Meet the one-off Bertone Mantide — part Corvette ZR1, part Italian model, all sex appeal. Designed by Jason Castriota, the Mantide may even outshine his last great design, James Glickenhaus' Pininfarina P4/5. Exclusive gallery below. » 4/20/09 7:00am 4/20/09 7:00am

Bertone Mantide Wind-Testing In The Dark

We recently learned the Corvette ZR1-based Project M will be called the Mantide. Thanks to this wind tunnel photo we've lightened up a bit, we also have an idea of what it will look like. » 4/16/09 2:30pm 4/16/09 2:30pm

Stile Bertone Project M: A Corvette ZR1 In Disguise!

The chassis for the Stile Bertone Project M one-off super car? It's a 2009 Corvette ZR1. We should have known Jason Castriota's one-off project car documented in a Bradley Farrell-produced web-series would be a Chevy. » 4/13/09 8:00am 4/13/09 8:00am

2009 Corvette ZR1: 20% Off!

Unfortunately, this deal spotted at a shop in GM's Renaissance Center HQ in Detroit is for the little-known "Big Time Muscle" edition Corvette ZR1 and not its bigger, more people-friendly daddy. » 3/19/09 6:00pm 3/19/09 6:00pm

Electric Corvette ZR1: You Know, For Environmentally Responsible Guys

This is it. It's the 2009 all-electric Corvette ZR1. Never heard of it? With a 0-to-30 of less than 1:20 and a 1/4-mile of less than three minutes, you will. » 3/11/09 9:30am 3/11/09 9:30am

705 HP Hennessey ZR700 Takes A Hot Lap With GM's John Heinricy At The…

GM's John Heinricy retired, but hasn't disappeared just yet. He's now a consulting engineer for Hennessey and you can see him here taking the new 705-horsepower HRE ZR700 for a couple of seriously hot laps. » 2/25/09 5:30pm 2/25/09 5:30pm