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Fisher-Price Rolls out New Corvette Stingray Power Wheels

Fisher-Price Rolls out New Corvette Stingray Power Wheels

Jul 15 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

At least your kid can have his own Stingray

I think Chevrolet has done very well with the new 2014 Corvette Stingray set to hit dealerships this year. The new Stingray is impressively fuel-efficient while having a very powerful V-8 engine. I'...

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Fisher-Price Rolls out New Corvette Stingray Power Wheels

Jul 15 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

At least your kid can have his own Stingray

I think Chevrolet has done very well with the new 2014 Corvette Stingray set to hit dealerships this year. The new Stingray is impressively fuel-efficient while having a very powerful V-8 engine. I'm sure there more than a few adults out there that are lusting after the real car for themselves.

I'm also sure there are probably more than a few people out there who recognize the cost and relative impracticality of the two-seat sports car mean they'll probably never own one. That doesn't mean that your kids can't own a 2014 Stingray.

Walmart is now selling a Fisher Price Power Wheels Corvette Stingray powered by a 12-volt battery. The power wheels Stingray seats one and is available for pre-order for $249. You can have it shipped directly to your home for only $.97. Walmart expects the Stingray to ship on September 1.

 
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18 hours ago

Stuffing the Hellmouth: National Corvette Museum Sinkhole to Be Filled Beginning in November

Oct 21 2014 4:03pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Porsche 911 partisans will be able to exercise their keenly-honed sense of schadenfreude if they deign to make the trek to Bowling Green, Kentucky. During our last update on the ongoing Corvette-sinkhole saga, we noted that the National Corvette museum had decided to fill in the gaping maw that swallowed up eight historic examples of Chevrolet’s Plastic Fantastic earlier this year. We now have word that the operation will begin November 10. Five of the cars were ultimately deemed beyond repair, ...
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20 hours ago

Power Trio: BMW M4 vs Porsche Cayman S vs Corvette Z51

Oct 21 2014 2:06pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

The age-old rivalry between Corvette, Porsche, and BMW kicks off once again, this time at Connecticut's gorgeous Lime Rock Park. Road & Track's Editor-in-chief Larry Webster, Executive Editor Sam Smith, and Senior Editor Josh Condon grabbed their gear, packed their stopwatches, and headed east to find this round's victor ...
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4 days ago

Here's how people spec'd their C7 Corvettes in 2014

Oct 17 2014 6:58pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Car Buying, Convertible, Coupe, Performance, Etc., Chevrolet, Ownership The Z51 option pack was hugely popular full-stop, with a total of 21,105 examples in all bodystyles ordered. For its first year out of the gate, the 2014 Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray did very well for itself, selling 37,288 units worldwide with 34,678 of the new sports cars hitting the market in the US alone. In fact, the total number was one of the ...
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1 week ago

The TopSpeed Podcast is Taking a Week Off

Oct 15 2014 2:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

33 weeks ago, I convinced my boss to let me sit in front of a microphone with two other hooligans and yell at each other for an hour or so about cars. We called it the TopSpeed Podcast and it was good. It was so good in-fact that 225 days later we are still doing it. We are glad that you guys keep listening, commenting and allowing us to continue doing this thing every week.With that out of the way, ...
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1 week ago

MI man bonds with late father by buying his old Corvette

Oct 8 2014 4:03pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Car Buying, Classics, Convertible, Performance, Videos, Chevrolet A few years back, I was catching up with my childhood friend Adam, who told me he had stumbled upon his late father's tow truck in the used-car listings. When I asked him if he'd buy it, he shrugged, "What for?" Maybe if it was a Corvette instead of a tow truck, he'd have felt differently. One Scott Bachman of southern Michigan did. Cherishing childhood memories of his late father ...
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2 weeks ago

Someone Crammed 427 Cubic Inches Of Fury Into This Stealthy Chevette

Oct 5 2014 11:00am CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Based on your reactions to last week's car, you all love some compact sleepers. The Chevrolet Chevette is sort of a forgotten classic; it's not quite iconic like the Corvette or the Camaro, it was just a compact car to get folks around. Which makes it the perfect ...
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2 weeks ago

Video: Chevrolet Corvette Z06's Brembo Carbon Ceramic Brakes Explained

Oct 3 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: Top Speed

The news of Chevrolet’s newest supercar can hit 60 mph in just 2.95 seconds is astonishing. No other rear-wheel-drive, front-engine car can hit those numbers. But how does the 2015 Corvette Z06 slow its roll? Well, it employs some of the biggest brakes in the GM fleet.The carbon ceramic-matrix rotors measure 15.5 inches up front and 15.3 inches across out back. These massive rotors are ventilated an ...
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2 weeks ago

The Tech Behind The 2015 Corvette Z06’s Brembo Carbon Ceramic Brakes: Video

Oct 1 2014 4:15pm CDT | Source: Motor Authority

The 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06’s performance figures--when equipped with the Z07 Performance Package--have just been released this morning, but that’s not the only performance news for the Corvette family today. Brembo, the brand behind the Corvette’s Z07 carbon ceramic brake system, has released a detailed vide ...
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3 weeks ago

What you missed on 9.26.14

Sep 26 2014 6:19pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Paris Motor Show, Chevrolet, Pagani Driving the $1.84-million Pagani Huayra "The Pagani has an exhilarating sharp edge to it that never allows you to drop your guard. I was constantly nervous, relentlessly cautious and overwhelmingly engaged." Those are Michael Harley's words about the absolutely magnificent hypercar that he drove to bring you today's feature review. We needn ...
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3 weeks ago

Road Test: In The Age of the C7 Corvette, Is There A Future For The Dodge Viper?

Sep 25 2014 8:47pm CDT | Source: autoMedia.com

Not even two years since it began production, the biggest news we’ve heard about the latest version of the venerable Dodge Viper (or, formerly, SRT Viper) is that Chrysler decided to slash its price by $15,000 due to low sales; certainly not the splash they hoped to make after resurrecting the serpent after a three-year hiatus. A lower price, now starting at $86,880, should help, but sales will still be an uphill battle for the Viper. For one thing, the release of the Chev ...
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