What car do you hope to purchase when it depreciates in value?

As a general rule, new cars are expensive, especially the performance models that car lovers lust after. Even if you can't afford to purchase the car you lust after when it's brand new, as long as it's not something super rare or exotic, chances are eventually you might get a chance at owning your dream car for a… » 10/01/11 5:00pm 10/01/11 5:00pm

C6-Based C2 'Vette Vaporware: The Rossi 66

Following in the trend of late-model Corvettes being re-bodied to look like old 'Vettes, this illustration shows Blue Fusion's (that's actually the name of the company, not some fanboy's screen name) hopes for a car that combines the C6 chassis with C2 split-window styling. While this sounds like a great idea, they've… » 8/18/08 2:40pm 8/18/08 2:40pm

Specter Werkes C6 Corvette GTR: Radical Coachbuilt 535 HP Corvette…

Yesterday evening we saw the Specter Werkes C6 Corvette GTR make its public debut here at Cauley Ferrari in West Bloomfield, MI. It's rare to have the chance to cover a car from its earliest concept sketches, through the build process and all the way until its public unveiling. But yesterday evening we completed that… » 7/25/08 1:30pm 7/25/08 1:30pm

Specter Werkes Launches GTR Upgrades For C6 Corvette, Includes ZR1

Corvette tuner Specter Werkes has announced its newest model, the GTR. A package of carbon fiber bodywork enhancements, basic engine tuning and wheels and tires, the GTR aims to bring a unique appearance and higher performance levels to any current model Corvette, including the ZR1. The GTR package adds $34,995 to the… » 2/08/08 5:15pm 2/08/08 5:15pm

SEMA 2007: APS Twin-Turbos The C6 ZO6 LS7 Engine

The folks over at Air Power Systems decided the 505 horses of stock output from the Z06's LS7 engine just wasn't enough for them. So the turbo-lovin' young punks took the stock engine and developed themselves a twin turbocharger kit, which they claim brings the engine's output up to an amazing 1100 rear-wheel HP. Nice… » 11/05/07 11:00am 11/05/07 11:00am

Ach! Corvette Zee Oh Zix, Mit Tuning Package, Redux

The M nchener Corvette tweakers at GeigerCars have released a new photo set of their C6 kit. It's the convertible version of the company's SC 524 Kompressor, which is a C6 that's been upclocked to 524 hp and a peak torque rating of 470 ft.-lbs using a Eaton screw-type supercharger and, well, that's pretty much it. The… » 4/03/06 9:47am 4/03/06 9:47am