Following rumors almost as old as the Corvette nameplate itself, it’s official: The 2020 Corvette Stingray has its engine mounted in the middle. There’s an ocean of news from the reveal (read and watch all of our coverage here), but there’s one bit of information that really raised our eyebrows. Despite the massive leap forward […]
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Hybrid or pure internal combustion? It’s a question we’ve been asking ourselves for two decades now, and as the number of hybrid options grows, consumers won’t find the answer any easier. Although traditional gasoline vehicles have upped their fuel economy game, hybrids still have a huge advantage. If fuel economy is among your primary concerns […]
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I have made a terrible mistake. Gallons of gasoline spew wildly, spectacularly, apocalyptically out of the Ford police cruiser. As I dash to stop the potential conflagration—my ears abuzz with furious hornets, my vision narrowing with the dreaded rose mist—I wonder how I’d gotten myself into this mess. Nearly 70 years ago, in the April […]
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In June 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a landmark piece of legislation he’d been championing for years. The Federal Aid Highway Act of 1956, more commonly known as the National Interstate and Defense Highways Act, authorized $25 billion (more than $235 billion in today’s money) for the construction of 41,000 miles of interstates over […]
We’ve examined the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray six ways from Sunday, giving you the lowdown on the exterior, interior, engine, cargo areas, and more. Now, after hours of, ahem, research on the C8’s configurator, we know exactly how we’d spec our ideal mid-engine Corvettes. Torch Red or Accelerate Yellow paint? Carbon Flash or black wheels? Competition […]
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