For $75,000, wake up rip 'Vette winkle

Did you ever jones to buy a brand-spanking new C4 Corvette ZR1 but for whatever reason could never pull the trigger? Well, today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe never-been-kissed Corvette ZR1 will give you another chance, while its price may feel like you're the one getting spanked. » 12/01/11 8:00am 12/01/11 8:00am

How would you build the ultimate sleeper?

Sleepers come in many forms, from well disguised muscle cars to monsters in economy car clothing. After witnessing the insanity of the 728 horsepower Camry we started thinking about the variety of different options when it comes to creating a sleeper. This weekend we want to know about your ideal vision of a seriously… » 9/24/11 5:00pm 9/24/11 5:00pm

Unbelievable 70-215 MPH acceleration from the Hennessey GT

Watching the speedometer is probably the last thing you are thinking about when you are piloting a 1200 horsepower Hennessey GT well into triple digit MPH. For car nerds like myself, it's hard to watch a speedometer climb in this manner without getting a little bit giddy even when you aren't behind the wheel of one of … » 9/17/11 12:30pm 9/17/11 12:30pm

Show-off Corvette ZR1 driver crashes into Chrysler SRT8

Today's "Hoon of the Day" is a very special episode called: "When Hooning Goes Wrong." Watch as the driver of a new Corvette ZR1 attempts to display his vehicle's supercar-level performance only to show off his should-drive-a-Sebring-level driving skills and collides with a Chrysler 300 SRT8. When will someone finally… » 8/12/11 1:00pm 8/12/11 1:00pm

2012 Corvette specs show more ways to spend money

Assuming your idea of a new Corvette isn't just one with Louis Chevrolet's face all over it, GM's performance brand is adding a ton of tiny tweaks for 2012 including a new ZR1 High Performance Package and Performance Traction Management for the Z06. » 4/21/11 12:30pm 4/21/11 12:30pm

Car Dealer Seeks Arrest Of Corvette-Thrashing Security Guard

The security guard who rose to Internet fame for hooning a Corvette ZR1 on camera and uploading the video to YouTube is in a heap of trouble. The car's owner tells us they'll be calling the Dallas police this morning. » 8/30/10 9:30am 8/30/10 9:30am

GM Will Let You Build Your Own Corvette Engine

Way back in January we broke the news GM planned to offer a build-your-own engine program (like this) for the Corvette ZR1. Now it's official. Corvette buyers can choose to build the engine for their very own ZR1 or Z06. » 7/12/10 9:30am 7/12/10 9:30am