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Corvette Racing Unveils the Next-Generation C6.R

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Corvette Racing’s next-generation C6.R will make its racing debut August 6-8, 2009 in the American Le Mans Series event at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The next-generation C6.R, which will race in the GT2 category, is based on the Corvette ZR1 supercar. The updated C6.R utilizes the ZR1’s body design, aerodynamic package, aluminum frame and chassis structure, steering system, windshield, and other components. C6.R #3 will be driven by Johnny O’Connell, Jan Magnussen, and Antonio Garcia. C6.R #4 will be driven by Oliver Gavin, Olivier Beretta, and Marcel Fassler.

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Liveblog: Obama primes a post-industrial America.

Blame management, the unions, asymmetrical trade regulations, or tough competition — because the blasé love to blame. But no matter where your armchair analysis pins responsibility, the fact is that America’s once-proud R&D and manufacturing powerhouse has been reduced to bankruptcy — a fate that almost no other government has allowed to befall their automakers.

It is terrible when a long-standing business has to file for bankruptcy. There is a lot that needs to be done in the process, including hiring a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney Milwaukee firm, or an attorney where the business is based/registered so that the right motions can be filed for the legal reasons that have been decided. However, in cases where a company has a chance to stay afloat by reorganizing their business, they can file for chapter 11 bankruptcy. Doing so might ensure that the employees won’t lose their jobs, and the company can function. Business owners can take the help of chapter 11 bankruptcy attorneys in Harrisburg or from law firms near them in such cases.

Coming back, the President is priming the country for bankruptcy that will affect assembly workers, suppliers, dealerships, and an already economically battered Midwest. We’ll liveblog his comments after the jump.

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Hennessey Performance Takes Their 2010 Camaro SS Down The Strip

Forget the break-in period and suggested care instructions from the owners manual. When you have a hot car in your hands like the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS, the first thing you should do is take it immediately to the drag strip. That’s exactly what the guys down at Hennessey Performance did yesterday as they got a baseline for their new Camaro build.

We’re heading over to the Hennessey facility on Friday to get some driving impressions before the Camaro begins it’s transformation into a 550+ horsepower monster.

http://www.hennesseyperformance.com/