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Seventh-generation Corvette undergoes extensive changes in bid to outrun its European competitors in performance terms

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The all-new Corvette features the most extensive number of changes ever since the first model was launched over 50 years ago. 

Dubbed C7 in its seventh generation and currently hogging the limelight at the 2013 North American International Auto Show, the legendary American supercar is boasting a raft of improvements which its maker says should place it above all of its comparable rivals from the European camp in performance terms.

The front-engine, rear-drive C7 still sticks to an old-fashioned overhead valve V8 now displacing 6.2 litres but sees new technologies to improve performance and economy at the same time.

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