The 2023 Corvette Stingray and Z06 will offer a 70th Anniversary Edition package with distinctive wheels, logos, and badging in two unique colors: White Pearl Metallic Tri-coat and Carbon Flash Metallic. (Holy Batmobile!) VIN 001 of the special Z06 goes to auction at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale 1.29.22 benefitting Operation Homefront.
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This 1969 Corvette has its original big-block V8 and 4-speed manual gearbox and looks as good as the day it drove off the lot. One entrant will win this orange beauty while supporting PAL’s Heroes, which supports St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s efforts to cure childhood cancer. Awesomer readers earn 35% bonus entries.
One lucky sweepstakes winner will drive home in this Riverside Red drop-top beauty – a matching-numbers C2 Sting Ray with a fuel-injected 327 ci V8, pop-up headlights, and four-wheel independent suspension. Proceeds go to support The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum. Awesomer readers get 25% bonus entries.
This Red Mist Metallic 2021 Stingray Convertible Z51 is a beauty. The winner will also get two memberships to the Jack Daniels Club at Watkins Glen and a two-day course from the Ron Fellows Performance Driving School. Donations benefit the International Motor Racing Research Center. Readers get 25% bonus entries.
Chevy took the mid-engine Corvette and cranked it up to 11. The Z06 gets a race car-inspired V8 with a flat-plane crank, with 670 hp and an 8600 RPM redline. It does 0-to-60 in 2.6 seconds, has wider wheels and fenders than Stingray, and the Z07 package adds aero upgrades, carbon-ceramic brakes, and Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires.
This limited-edition C8 Corvette rocks Hypersonic Grey paint, yellow and Carbon Flash accents, the Z51 performance package, and 3LT trim. With a mid-mounted 6.2L V8 making 495 hp, it’s a beauty on the road and a beast on the track. Awesomer readers get 20% bonus entries, supporting the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame.
One lucky entrant will win this C8 Vette in Elkhart Blue Metallic. The mid-engined beast has the Z51 package, a 495hp 6.2L V8, Magnetic Ride Control suspension, an electronic limited-slip diff, and more. Awesomer readers get 30% bonus entries while supporting the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame. Sweepstakes ends 8.14.2021.
R/C car maker Traxxas now offers an officially-licensed miniature version of the C8 Chevy Corvette. The ultra-realistic model rides on a customized 4-Tec 3.0 chassis with a longer and wider chassis made specifically for the mid-engine Vette. While it looks exactly like the real car, this one has an all-wheel drivetrain.
How’d you like to win a tricked-out 2021 C8 Corvette AND a restomodded 1961 Corvette Roadster, packing a 525 hp LS3 V8? The folks over at Dream Giveaway will give one lucky entrant both of these awesome sports cars, while helping to support veterans and children’s charities. Awesomer readers get 50% bonus entries!
We spent a couple of days in the Nevada desert testing out the mid-engined 2020 Corvette Stingray, and yes, it lives up to all of the hype. You can read our in-depth review on 95octane, or you could stay here and find out our Top 10 reasons that the C8 is a fantastic sports car.
The mid-engine C8 Corvette Stingray will also be getting a drop-top variant. While it loses the see-through engine compartment for its powerful V8, it gains a retractable hardtop that seamlessly hides at speeds up to 30mph. Plus, it weighs just 77 lb more than the coupe, and still has enough space to travel with two sets of golf clubs.
The C8 Stingray is the first mid-engine ‘Vette ever, packing a 495hp V8 engine behind its passenger compartment. Its aggressive design features a shorter hood, a wider rear, and big side air intakes. With the ZR1 Performance Pack, which upgrades brakes, suspension, cooling, and exhaust, it can do 0-to-60 mph in under 3 seconds.
Simply the best Corvette yet. It’s got a 460hp 6.2L V8 with a dry-sump oil system, bigger aero, and grippier tires for amazing cornering. With the Z07 package, it does 0-60 in 3.6s, brakes 60-0 in <100ft, and 1.2g lateral acceleration. Check out our first drive review on 95octane.