Here is vintage footage of the first Corvette, the 1953 car showcased at the Motorama. You can read about the first Corvette concepts in our Coffee and a Concept article detailing them from the EX-122 to the first-generation ‘Vette.
Film footage of the 1953 Corvette at the GM Motorama in 1953.
Promotional film, hosted by Dave Garroway, introducing the new, 1953 Corvette from Chevrolet. Over a half-century later, ‘Vettes would be more popular than ever. To buy classic movies, westerns, science-fiction and vintage television shows on DVD — plus original movie posters, golden & silver age comics, celebrity autographs and collectibles, be sure to visit www.captainbijou.com.
This old television commercial is probably the first one for the new Corvettes in 1953.
Rare home movies chronicle the first Corvettes going into production. Each one is built by hand at the GM factory in Flint, Michigan. Only 300 Corvettes were built that first year. All 1953 Corvettes were white with a red interior, all had Powerglide automatic transmissions mated to 150 HP, six cylinder engines with three carburetors […]
Today marks the official announcement of the next generation of Corvette, the 7th generation of Vettes since America’s sports car was first introduced in 1953. What better time to take a look at what that ground breaking car looked like and the hopes and aspiration everyone had for the Corvette. Who would have thought it […]
After having this 2014 C7 Corvette Stingray on order for several months, it arrived as the first delivered allocation at Peters Chevrolet in Longview, TX. This 3LT black/black/black with red calipers, Z51, performance exhaust, magnetic ride control was most certainly worth the wait! Rated at 460HP, this supercar was well worth the wait! Pattie had […]
The seventh-generation Chevy Corvette Stingray pushes the iconic sports car to new levels of technology, agility, and refinement.
The all-new Vette Stingray: low tech in ways that work! Filling your car at home, and we don’t mean with electricity. Plus, five classic muscle cars that saw the future.
Corvette is one of the longest running automotive nameplates with one of the most robust lineages of any car, and the newest addition—the 2014 C7 Corvette Stingray—balances an equation that Chevy has been tooling with for decades. Read the full story here: http://www.automobilemag.com/reviews/driven/1309_2014_chevrolet_corvette_c7/
We take a spin in the 7th generation of America’s original sports car.
Car and Driver magazine’s first test of the all-new C7! Read the full test here: http://bit.ly/13buWvm
Bowling Green Assembly has produced approximately 1,000 Corvette Stingrays for customer deliveries. Most of these vehicles are expected to be delivered to dealers within the next few weeks. To expedite delivery, vehicles may be shipped out of build sequence, which is a normal part of any new vehicle launch. The Bowling Green facility underwent a […]
Jay takes a peek at the all-new Corvette. Subscribe NOW to Jay Leno’s Garage: http://full.sc/JD4OF8 Check out the Official Jay Leno’s Garage Site for more: http://JayLenosGarage.com Get more Jay Leno’s Garage: Follow Jay: http://Twitter.com/LenosGarage Like Jay: http://Facebook.com/JayLenosGarage Tonight Show host Jay Leno explores his passion for all things on wheels in this Emmy Award-winning web […]
Finally! On this episode of Ignition, Carlos Lago gets behind the wheel of Chevrolet’s hotly anticipated 2014 Corvette Stingray Z51, the most technologically advanced production Corvette ever made. First, Carlos heads to the test track to put the reborn 460hp V8-powered Stingray through the full barrage of Motor Trend’s instrumented tests: 0-60 mph acceleration, quarter […]
Follow the Edmunds.com team as we travel to Michigan for 48 hours with the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. We drive the new C7 on the track at GM’s proving grounds, do instrumented track testing including 0-60 and the quarter mile, put it on a lift for a suspension walk-around and explore the wilds of Detroit during […]
Matt heads to Monterey, CA during Pebble Beach week for a 300-mile test drive of the new C7 Corvette Stingray with Z51 package. It’s so good it’s practically unbelievable, and for the first time ever, Corvette owners won’t have to make excuses.