Chevrolet Presents Corvette Grand Sport To All-Star Game Mvp Robinson Canó
AddThis Social Bookmark Button
By: Chevrolet

Chevrolet Presents Corvette Grand Sport To All-Star Game Mvp Robinson Canó  MIAMI — The 2017 Ted Williams All-Star Game Most Valuable Player, Robinson Canó, chose a Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport during the MVP award ceremony presented by Chevrolet at Marlins Park in Miami on Tuesday night.

Chevrolet, America's most-awarded car company, gave Canó, who went 1-for-2 in the contest with a home run, RBI and a run scored, his choice between the 460-horsepower Corvette Grand Sport or the trail-ready Colorado ZR2.

This is Canó's first All-Star MVP award and the third Seattle Mariners player, joining Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. (1992) and Ichiro Suzuki (2007). His solo home run at the top of the 10th inning proved to be the game-winner.

'Robinson Canó turned in a tremendous performance tonight and is an excellent example to all baseball fans, and especially our kids, that hustle, determination and teamwork are what wins, and that is why Chevrolet is proud to present the MVP award,' said Brian Sweeney, U.S. vice president of Chevrolet.

Chevrolet Presents Corvette Grand Sport To All-Star Game Mvp Robinson Canó  

Chevrolet has been the Official Vehicle of Major League Baseball® since 2005 and through its Chevrolet Youth Baseball program has donated more than 135,000 equipment kits, renovated more than 9,400 parks and impacted more than 6.7 million boys and girls across the U.S.

'At Chevrolet, we appreciate the positive effect that playing sports has on our kids and that is why it is so important for our brand and our dealers to support baseball at every level,' said Sweeney.

The Corvette Grand Sport that Canó chose features heritage-inspired design cues combined with a track-focused chassis and suspension elements that build on a legacy established in 1963, when five Grand Sport race cars were built under the direction of the Corvette's first chief engineer, Zora Arkus-Duntov. The Grand Sport offers estimated 0 to 60 mph performance of 3.6 seconds and quarter-mile capability of 11.8 seconds at 118 mph, with the available Z07 performance package and available paddle-shift eight-speed automatic transmission.

 
 
 
 

Photo credit: Chevrolet
posted on conceptcarz.com

Recent News
The New BMW M5

The BMW M5 is the original model that started the high performance super saloon genre. Now an all-new sixth generation of the BMW M5 Saloon, will launch in February 2018 equipped with an enhanced......

Colorado ZR2 Makes Competition Debut In America's Longest Off-Road Race

— Chad Hall of Hall Racing will debut a modified 2017 production Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 during Best in the Deserts General Tire Vegas to Reno race presented by FOX. Vegas to Reno, known as the......

Jeep® Announces Pricing For 2018 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: Most Powerful And Quickest SUV Ever

Customers can order the new Grand Cherokee Trackhawk on Aug. 10 at their local Jeep® dealer Most powerful SUV ever: supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 engine delivers 707 horsepower and 645 lb.-ft. of torq......

New Video: Watch The Subaru WRX STi Type RA NBR Special Set A Sub-Seven Minute Lap Of The Nürburgring Nordschleife Track

- Subaru of America, Inc. released a new video of the Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special with driver Richie Stanaway setting a new lap record for a four-door sedan at the famous 12.8-mile Nürburgring......

Chrysler Pacifica And Dodge Challenger Lead Segments In J.D. Power 2017 Apeal Study

- Two FCA US LLC vehicles led their segments in J.D. Powers 2017 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study™. For the fifth time in seven years, the Dodge Challenger ranked highest......

Four FCA US Vehicles Win Quality Awards In Strategic Vision's 23Rd Annual Total Quality Impact™

- Four FCA US LLC vehicles led their respective segments in total quality in Strategic Visions 23rd annual Total Quality Impact™ (TQI) report. In its inaugural year, the all-new 2017 Chrysler......

Subaru WRX STi Type RA NBR Special Sets Sub-Seven Minute Nurburgring Lap

- Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Special set a new lap record for a four-door sedan at the famous 12.8-mile Nürburgring Nordschleife race track, achieving......

Alfa Romeo Announces UK Pricing And Specification For All-New Stelvio

Following its UK debut at Goodwood Festival of Speed last month, Alfa Romeo has revealed the UK pricing and specification for its first ever SUV, the all-new Alfa Romeo Stelvio, with prices starting......

Related Vehicles
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport
2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport  2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport  2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport  2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport  2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport  
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio  
2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR
2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR  2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR  2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR  2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR  2018 Aston Martin Vantage AMR  
2018 Audi Q8 Concept
2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Concept  
2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept
2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  2018 Audi Q8 Sport Concept  
2018 BMW 4 Series
2018 BMW 4 Series  2018 BMW 4 Series  2018 BMW 4 Series  2018 BMW 4 Series  2018 BMW 4 Series  
2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe
2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Coupe  
2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé
2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé  2018 BMW 4 Series M Sport Gran Coupé  
2018 BMW X3
2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  2018 BMW X3  
2018 Buick Regal Sportback
2018 Buick Regal Sportback  2018 Buick Regal Sportback  2018 Buick Regal Sportback  2018 Buick Regal Sportback  2018 Buick Regal Sportback  
2018 Buick Regal TourX
2018 Buick Regal TourX  2018 Buick Regal TourX  2018 Buick Regal TourX  2018 Buick Regal TourX  2018 Buick Regal TourX  

Vehicle information, history, and
specifications from concept to production.

Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook  Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

Conceptcarz.com
© 1998-2017 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.