Results for Tag: V8 engine

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Video: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Takes it to the Track

The 2015 Z06 Corvette takes to the road course displaying its impressive track characteristics, along with the sheer power of the new LT4 supercharged V8. Read More

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2014 Stingray Engine Fail with Car and Driver’s Longterm Test Car

Long term test driver 2014 Stingray powers out at 6,000 miles. GM quick to investigate the issue, determines metal debris is culprit of hurt power plant. Read More

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Wave Riding Watercraft Backed by Corvette V8 Engine

Wave-riding watercraft powered by Corvette V8 engine released by Strand Craft. Known for their Luxury Yachts, Kurt Strand is taking speed and power on the waves to a new level. Read More

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Video: A Great Start To Your Weekend With Great Starts From Nitto

Who doesn't love the sound of a finely tuned V8 or V12 engine when it starts up and revs a couple times? Nitto Tires has put together a video with the sights and sounds of 33 cars. See if you can guess the car. Read More

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PRI 2013: Edelbrock Raises the Bar for SBC and LS Heads

The "traditional" small block Chevy is far from dead, and to prove it, Edelbrock has brought out three new E-CNC heads that incorporate every bit of design knowledge and testing they've acquired over the years. Read More

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2014 Corvette with Automatic Transmission Rated at 28 MPG Highway

It is now being reported that Stingrays equipped with the six-speed automatic can expect up to 28 MPG on the highway, combinging hands-free shifting with great fuel economy. Read More

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Building Chevy’s New LT1 At The Updated Tonawanda Engine Plant

Seventy-five years after it opened, GM’s historic Tonawanda engine plant heads into the future with production of the Gen V family. We follow along with the build of Chevy's newest small-block, the LT1. Read More

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C7 Corvette Z07 to Get Elmiraj’s 4.5 Liter Turbo V8?

The 4.5 liter V8 engine from the Cadillac Elmiraj concept could be dumped into the Corvette Stingray Z07, perhaps making as much as 600 horsepower or more. But will it sound like a proper Corvette? Read More

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Video: Livernois Motorsports LS-Series Bronze Lifter Bushing Install

We seldom get to see the behind the scenes skunkworks of a world-famous engine building shop. Usually, these shops like to keep their processes quiet, as not to let out any of their performance secrets. But Livernois Motorsports has decided to give us a peek at some of their work with this video. Read More

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Corvette, GM Truck V8 Engines Have Much in Common

The chief engineer on the Gen V small-block program says the 6.2-liter V8 that will anchor the EcoTec3 engine lineup for the next generation of GM trucks has a very close relationship to the 6.2-liter LT1 engine coming out in the next Corvette. Read More

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GM Releases Gen V LT1 Videos, Showing Inner Details

GM has released a whole bunch of videos pertaining to the just-announced Generation V 6.2 liter V8 engine that will debut in the 2014 Corvette C7. Trust us - you don't want to miss this video bonanza. Read More

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Breaking News: Chevy Gen V Small-block Reveal

We will be covering the introduction of the new Gen V Chevy small-block from Detroit. The press conference starts at 8:30 am (EDT) Wednesday, October 24. Check back often during the day to get the latest update on the engine that will power the new Corvette and GM trucks next year. Read More

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Video: Corvette ZR1 vs. Ferrari 458 Italia vs. McLaren MP4-12C

Recently Road & Track Magazine performed a head-to-head-to-head test between three of the world's Supercars - the ZR1, America’s finest supercharged Chevy, the Ferrari F458 Italia, and the McLaren Mp4-12c. Which came out on top? Read on to find out... Read More

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SEMA 2011: Zoops Does Front Drives And So Much More

Zoops is best known for their serpentine and V-belt Posi-Trak front accessory drive systems for classic V8's, and at this year's SEMA show, we got to take a look at a few of their applications. We also got a little glimpse into their future "Bespoke Concierge Program." Read More

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SEMA 2011: Pypes Turns Up The Power on Late Model Muscle

Who doesn’t love the rumble of a V8 channeled through a nice set of Pypes? Pypes Performance Exhaust is your one-stop-shop to fulfill your needs for power, sound, fitment, and quality. Read More

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SEMA 2011: Joe Gibbs Driven Ford Modular, GM LS Synthetic Oils

Here at SEMA, Joe Gibbs Driven Motor Oils is showcasing new high performance oils designed for use in two of the hottest cars on the road and certainly the two hottest here at SEMA: the new 2011-12 Ford Mustang and the fifth-generation V8 Chevrolet Camaro. Read More