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Corvette Racing Pioneer Dr. Dick Thompson Passes Away

 

Think of the great names in that pantheon of those who earned eternal reputations with the Chevrolet Corvette in its formative years: Zora Arkus-Duntov, Dick Guildstrand, Bill Mitchell, and, of course, Dr. Dick Thompson. Dr. Dick, The Flying Dentist from Washington, D.C., was arguably the greatest pure Corvette racer ever.

Dr. Dick died recently at the age of 94...
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Berger Boys Sweep NHRA Doubleheader



Last week, inclement weather forced the NHRA to move the elimination rounds of the Carolina Nationals to this week's event at Dallas. The NHRA lost no time in proclaiming that they were going to have a "Doubleheader in Dallas" and complete the Carolina race in conjunction with conducting the Dallas race.

That would prove to be an excellent move for the members of the Gray Motorsports/GMPartsNow.com Racing Team. The double event would...
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2015 Chevrolet Colorado ‘Build Your Own’ Site Goes Live



Prospective purchasers can now personalize their own brand-new 2015 Chevrolet Colorado with a new  "Build Your Own" site at Chevrolet.com/Colorado.

"Our truck lineup is all about giving truck buyers choice," said Tony Johnson, Colorado marketing manager. "With the Build Your Own site Colorado customers can equip their truck, request a quote, or even get a price on their trade-in."

The Colorado base extended-cab model with a standard 200-horsepower, 2.5L four-cylinder engine starts...
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Three Museum 'Sinkhole' Corvettes to be Restored



Workers use a crane to recover the first Chevrolet Corvette, the 2009 Corvette ZR-1 "Blue Devil," from the sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum on Monday, March 3, 2014. This vehicle, along with seven other Corvettes, fell into the sinkhole on February 12. The ZR-1 appears to have sustained minimal damage after its nearly 30-foot fall. The "Blue Devil" started up and drove out of the museum under its own power.

Chevrolet and the National...
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Take Five with Pro Stock’s Jonathan Gray

 

Jonathan Gray is campaigning for the Automobile Club of Southern California's Road to the Future Award, which signifies the NHRA Rookie-of-the-Year. With two final round appearances so far in 2014 (at Epping and Bristol) he's battling hard in the challenging NHRA Pro Stock class. After 18 races Jonathan is 10th in Mello Yello Points and has clinched a coveted entry into NHRA's Countdown to the Championship. Here is a short Q & A...
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Berger's Shane Gray Wins Pro Stock at the NHRA U.S. Nationals

 

For the second time in the last three years it was an all Berger Chevrolet final round in Pro Stock Eliminator at drag racing's biggest and most prestigious race, the NHRA U.S. Nationals. In 2012 then-Berger teammates Dave Connolly and Erica Enders met in the final round of Pro Stock to determine the event championship between themselves. That day Dave was victorious as he recorded a close, holeshot victory over Erica...
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The General's Ten Favorite Muscle Machines

 

Fifty years ago, GM's Pontiac Division invented what is widely regarded as the world's first muscle car: the 1964 Pontiac GTO. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the '64 Goat, GM is remembering ten of their all-time favorite muscle cars and performance machines. Here they are, starting with the one that started it all.

1964 Pontiac GTO 389 Tri-Power

Things changed in 1964 when Pontiac decided to ignore corporate policy and stuff an…
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2015 Corvette Valet Mode: A Baby Monitor For Your Baby

 
Owners of 2015 Chevrolet Corvettes will feel better about handing over the keys to their car, thanks to the new Corvette Valet Mode with Performance Data Recorder. 

The industry-exclusive system allows drivers to lock their interior storage, disable the infotainment system, as well as record video, audio, and vehicle data when the Valet Mode is active. 

With the introduction of the industry-first Performance Data Recorder, Corvette drivers can now record HD video, in-car audio, and...
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15th Annual Berger All Chevy Show This Weekend



For 89 years Berger Chevrolet has been the place to go in Western Michigan for a new Chevy. More than a few of them have been high-performance or exclusive Berger versions of popular Chevrolet models. This weekend those cars, as well as dozens of other special Chevrolets, are going to converge on Berger for their 15th Annual "All Chevy Show."

What began as a hometown show hosted by the Western Michigan Camaro Club has now...
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Chevrolet to be Well Represented at 2014 Woodward Dream Cruise



For the fourth year in a row, Chevrolet will be the presenting sponsor of the Woodward Dream Cruise, the world's largest single-day car enthusiast event. The cruise draws more than 1.5 million enthusiasts annually from all over the world and this year will mark the 20th Anniversary of the renowned event.

As usual, Chevrolet will have displays in key locations along the famed Woodward Avenue including:

The Chevrolet Performance display, located at the...
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