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    Default New 2014 Corvette Revealed

    When General Motors engineers and designers started work on the next-generation Corvette, they drew up the usual requirements for the star of American muscle cars.

    Killer looks. Big engine. Handles like a race car.

    But topping the list back was something at odds with the roar of the car's big V-8: Gas mileage.

    The new Corvette could not be a gas guzzler. Stricter government rules were forcing a leap in fuel economy. If the car burned too much gas, it would trigger fines from regulators and never get built.

    "There won't be a Corvette if we don't care about fuel economy," said Tadge Juechter, the car's chief engineer.

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    From the front and rear the new vette looks like it's trying to morph into Mitsubishi 3000GT. Yuck.
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    Front looks a bit like this....Click image for larger version. 

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    I don't think it resembles a Lamborghini, at all, in pictures; the lamps are too far to the outside to resemble a lambo. The 3000GT's headlamps, however, are on the corners!

    I'll also say to you what I said to Nak -- one thing we can agree on is that it DOES NOT look like a Corvette front end. Compare it to the 60's vettes and the heritage lines just aren't there, up front ... or in the rear.

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ID:	48058 I was looking at the lower part below the bumper..

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    i like it. looks like a vette to me.


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    The back end looks like a Datsun 240z , but I still love it.

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