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Spied! 2018 Corvette ZR1 Caught With an Automatic Transmission

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Last time we caught the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 out testing, it was being flogged on the Nürburgring. A few days later, we caught it out on the ‘Ring again, this time with extra piping out back to keep its exhaust noise below the 100-decibel limit.

2019 Chevy Silverado Prototypes Spotted in the Wild (with video)

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - This week, on one of our many trips to the Rocky Mountains in search of prototype vehicles, Nathan and Michael spotted a huge gaggle of GM pickups. Among these were a number of new 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500s. Although most of them were under covers, we did manage to catch one out in the open air.

Buick envisioning a refreshed Envision crossover

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Buick's first fully Chinese-built vehicle in the U.S., the Envision crossover, is now getting its very first refresh. Cars grow up so fast, don't they? There's no time to be wistful, though, so we need to take a look at this prototype.

What Happened: Cadillac Presidential Limo Spied Testing, Almost White House Ready

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - President Donald Trump still rides in the same 2009 Cadillac limousine as did Barack Obama—on the same seat, in a vehicle built by the old General Motors that was 61 percent owned by the U.S. Treasury. A new model was known to be in the works, and speculation said it might appear in time for the inauguration, but it didn’t. Now a third round of spy photos proves the next-gen presidential limo is nearly complete.

2019 Chevrolet Corvette C8 "Zora" and C7 ZR1: What to Expect

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - After seven generations of front-engine, rear-wheel-drive Chevrolet Corvettes, the C8 is switching to a mid-engine configuration. The C8 Zora is likely to be unveiled January 2018 at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, with production to begin in time for a fall ’18 release, possibly earlier. The Corvette’s Bowling Green, Kentucky, assembly plant suspended public tours this year, suggesting that Chevy has begun to build C8 prototypes there.

The Corvette ZR1 Will Also Come Topless

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The car was caught testing looking production ready in both coupe and convertible derivatives, along with showing off its two distinct aero packages. The coupe wears a hardcore GT wing and a front splitter capable of plowing snow; while the convertible gets the same front end treatment but pairs it with a much smaller pedestal wing on the deck. The cars also share a set of directional spoked 5-star wheels, albeit in different finishes.