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2010-10-05 12:00:00

DETROIT, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- A special edition of the 2011 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible will be showcased in the annual Neiman Marcus "Christmas Book," the luxury retailer announced today. Only 100 special edition convertibles will be built, each offering luxury appointments inspired by Neiman Marcus combined with the legendary performance of the Camaro SS. This is the 84th edition of the luxury retailer's catalog of ultimate holiday gifts. Neiman Marcus debuted the Christmas Book and...

2010-09-14 09:00:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Style, performance and utility still win out with new-car shoppers on AutoTrader.com, with the super stylish Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Chevrolet Corvette jostling with large trucks, SUVs and sedans for spots on AutoTrader.com's top 20 most-searched new vehicles list in August. The reappearance of popular family cars such as the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry signaled wider interest in these vehicles from in-market shoppers compared to the previous...

2010-09-02 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corvette is as American as apple pie. Now owners of the iconic symbol can lend a hand in building part of their American dream, specifically a supercharged engine. See video from General Motors at: http://inr.synapticdigital.com/oneClip_C_105/?feed=tGcmESwpUwuKa2yAiTSbaAeGLInadIAf As part of the world's most hands-on supercar program, the Corvette Engine Build Experience allows drivers to literally build the 638 horsepower engine that will power...

2010-08-24 12:00:00

DETROIT, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Schnitt's fifth Corvette will be unlike any he has had before because he will personally help build the 638-horsepower supercharged small block engine for his ZR1 supercar at the General Motors Performance Build Center. Schnitt, host of a Tampa-based syndicated radio show, purchased the recently announced optional Corvette Engine Build Experience. He will be on the line at the PBC in Wixom, Mich., on Monday, Aug. 30. As part of the Corvette Engine...

2010-07-23 11:52:00

MARENGO, Ill., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- A piece of baseball great Reggie Jackson's original collection will be offered at the Mecum Monterey Auction, Aug. 13-14, 2010. "Reggie is a lifelong car guy whom I've known for 25 years," said President Dana Mecum. "He has begun selling pieces of his original collection that he's compiled over the past 40 years, and we are excited to offer 15 of those vehicles at our Monterey event. Reggie's passion began with the Olds-powered Ford he bought in...

2010-05-12 09:32:00

ATLANTA, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Prices for new, used and certified pre-owned (CPO) vehicles listed for sale on AutoTrader.com continue to rise as the economy rebounds and car shoppers increasingly turn into car buyers, according to AutoTrader.com's Trend Engine Report for May, covering the month of April. In April, used and CPO prices on AutoTrader.com rose most dramatically, with many models showing double digit average price increases compared to April 2009. For instance, the average...

2010-03-19 10:30:00

DETROIT, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors announced today that it will be taking out advertisements in several Kentucky newspapers on Sunday, March 21 to alert taxpayers and lawmakers about the negative impact that H.B. 217 will have on Kentucky's economy. The $50,000 ad campaign will appear in the Louisville Courier-Journal, Lexington Herald-Leader, Ashland Daily Independent, Paducah Sun, Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer and Bowling Green Daily News. This bill, which is currently...

2010-02-18 14:25:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- For over 25 years, Bowling Green, Kentucky has been the home of America's favorite sports car. In fact, every Corvette made in the world today is produced at the plant. See video from General Motors at: http://inr.mediaseed.tv/oneClip_C/?feed=1mL8eaOGXRI5qRvZhpX4lTblZGTOMqPn Across the street from the factory, the iconic automobile is honored at the National Corvette Museum. Many new owners, including celebrities like Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon,...

2010-02-17 09:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all NASCAR fans! Following the excitement of the NASCAR season opener on the weekend, RM Auctions, the world's largest collector car auction house, announces the consignment of cars with a NASCAR connection to its annual 'Collector Cars of Fort Lauderdale' event, March 26th - 28th in Florida. Taking pole position is a 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS NASCAR, raced by Dale Earnhardt Jr. Challenging for the lead is a 2003 Ford Fusion...

2010-01-21 11:11:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors today announced that 100-percent of the proceeds from the auction of a limited edition 2008 Chevrolet Corvette at this weekend's 39th annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction will be donated to the American Red Cross relief fund to help earthquake-stricken Haiti. The proceeds from the auction of the limited edition 2008 Chevrolet Corvette is in addition to the GM Foundation's recent contribution of $100,000 to the American Red...