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Chevrolet Corvette confirmed for Australia

Holden has been delivered a massive windfall at a critical time in its sales recovery plan, with confirmation today it will sell the iconic Chevrolet Corvette sports car from as early as next year. The covers came off the all-new eighth-generation Corvette in the US at 1:45pm Australian time...

2020 Chevrolet Corvette revealed in full

The eighth-generation 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has been revealed, finally confirming one of the worst-kept secrets in motoring. It's official, the new Corvette is mid-engined. Nestled behind the cockpit in the 'base' Stingray is a 6.2-litre naturally-aspirated V8, powering the rear wheels through a new eight-speed dual-clutch transmission...

2020 Chevrolet C8 Corvette: Interior leaked

Alex Misoyannis • The eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette’s interior has leaked ahead of its official reveal later today. The C8’s interior is heavily driver-focused, with the leather trim and red stitching creating a ‘cocoon’ around them, based on the pictures posted by Bozi Tatarevic on Twitter...

Chevrolet C8 Corvette: Stingray name confirmed

Alex Misoyannis • Chevrolet has confirmed the eighth-generation C8 Corvette, set for a Friday reveal, will launch in ‘Stingray’ guise. The moniker was first used on the second-generation Corvette in 1963, before being dropped at the end of 1976. It made a return in 2014 to denote the entry-level variant of the C7 Corvette – the same role it'll fill within the new C8 range...

2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Steering wheel unveiled ahead of Friday's full reveal

Alex Misoyannis • Chevrolet has unveiled the 2020 C8 Corvette’s steering wheel, ahead of the car’s full debut on Friday. Only a single image was released by the American carmaker, but there are a number of details that can be gleaned. The wheel is a two-spoke unit – a rare sight among cars today – with a squared-off design Chevrolet claims “enhances visibility and comfort”...

2020 C8 Chevrolet Corvette: Rear end spied

The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has been snapped on the factory floor, revealing its angular new rear end treatment. A photo posted on Corvette Forum shows the car's angular tail-lights and rear diffuser design, along with the large 'vents' flanking the number plate mount. Whether they're functional or not remains to be seen, of course, but the car's mid-engined powertrain could necessitate extra cooling at the rear...

Chevrolet Camaro future up in the air

Reports from the USA claim the next-generation Chevrolet Camaro due in 2023 has been put on hold to prioritise utes, SUVs and the rollout of electric cars. However, the iconic muscle car is understood to be safe for the remainder of its current model life – including in Australia, where it is converted to right-hand drive and sold locally by Holden Special Vehicles...

HSV launches finance offers on SportsCat Plus and Camaro

Holden Special Vehicles has launched finance offers on its two most popular models, the Colorado SportsCat Plus ute and Chevrolet Camaro 2SS coupe. It is the first time in the 30-plus-year history of the company that it has offered a deal with low interest rates and zero deposit. It has been made possible by the recently reformed Holden Financial Services...

2020 Chevrolet Corvette to have 'untunable' ECU - report

The eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette will be a radical departure from all of its predecessors, especially under the skin where everything is all new. Sources have told Muscle Cars and Trucks the new Corvette will use a new encrypted electronic control unit (ECU)...

2020 Chevrolet Trailblazer: Sub-Equinox SUV revealed

Chevrolet has continued its rollout of good-looking SUVs we're unlikely to see in Australia, overnight revealing the Trailblazer to sit between the Trax and North American-only Blazer. With looks inspired by the Blazer, the Trailblazer is designed to slot between the mid-sized Equinox (which is bigger than rivals like the CX-5 and Sportage) and compact Trax in the Chevrolet range...

GM is readying an electric pickup

General Motors has an all-electric pickup truck in the works, as it prepares for what Mary Barra has described as an "all-electric future". Speaking at the quarterly earnings call on Tuesday, the GM CEO said her company has "an industry-leading truck franchise and industry-leading electrification capabilities"...