Chevy says 40 percent of those who purchased a new Corvette in December opted for a Z06 model. After my day zooming around Nevada’s Spring Mountain Motor Resort, I quickly understood why.
When it comes to memorable moments, the Corvette definitely had its fair share in 2014, even a few most Corvette fans would probably like to forget. Bad or good, here’s ten things that stood out most in 2014 that should make their way into the Corvette history books.
To get a better feel for what everyday people think of the car, GM’s head of consumer affairs, James Bell, has launched a project called “Life with Stingray”, which documents his experience with the C7 and public reaction.
At this year’s Woodward Dream Cruise it was hard to ignore the dominance of Corvettes at the event, like the new Z06 on display at the Chevy booth.
During a recent one-on-one tour at Lingenfelter’s Michigan facility, I had a chance to get a more candid take on what he thinks about the new Stingray and what his team is doing to get more power out of the car.