Goodguys Give Back in Del Mar
The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association closed the 2011 season on a high note with the 1st annual Fall Del Mar Nationals at the Del Mar Fairgrounds north of San Diego over Thanksgiving weekend. The first time event attracted well over a thousand cars and a bustling holiday weekend crowd.... more
Andy Bolig - November 29, 2011 03:27 PM - Comments
Corvette nameplate hits the high-banks of Daytona again
Corvette has a storied history of racing-related feats in Daytona. Zora Arkus-Duntov – the father of the Corvette and chief engineer working on the Corvette in the ’50s and ’60s – set a flying-mile speed record of more than 150 miles per hour in a Corvette on Daytona Beach, one of a number of record runs on the beach for him. When Daytona International Speedway opened in 1959, Arkus-Duntov turned the fastest laps – 155 miles per hour – in a Corvette SS.... more
Andy Bolig - November 16, 2011 07:17 PM - Comments
Four hours, two broken rockers and one full day of recovery.
As the sun began peeking around the curtains in our hotel room, the alarm clock began to get real annoying. Jim slapped it into submission and headed down the stairs toward his Corvette to swap out the broken rocker for a new one.... more
Andy Bolig - November 06, 2011 11:44 AM - Comments
Dazed from a ragged week at SEMA, even Jim's Corvette was off its rocker during the Fall Festival Cruise (Part 1)
Coming off of an exciting week of SEMA, Jim and I were looking forward to some R&R in the form of a road trip in his 860hp ’67 Corvette convertible. The weather was great and we were ready to hit the road.... more
Andy Bolig - November 05, 2011 10:36 AM - Comments
Over 100 Cars in Attendance
The Linn Creek Corvette Association in Missouri recently hosted their fourth annual Corvette Meet and Greet at Hulett Chevrolet/Buick/GMC. It was a huge success. There were 90 registered for the event and more showed up just to “meet and greet”... more
Gary & Nancy Hollander - October 05, 2011 09:52 AM - Comments
Benefit for National Automobile Museum
The 2011 National Automobile Museum raffle car is a Competition Yellow 1990 Corvette convertible with the 5.7-literT.P.I. V-8 engine, six speed manual transmission, air conditioning, power seats, speed control, Delco-Bose music system, gray leather interior... more
Larry Jewett - September 25, 2011 08:00 AM - Comments
The National Corvette Museum now offers a series of drivers' education courses to help teens and adults become safer drivers.
The National Corvette Musuem is helping future enthusiasts become better drivers by investing in technology for training and offering free courses.... more
Andy Bolig - September 19, 2011 03:35 PM - Comments
Sun-drenched fun treated all attendees of Saturday’s festivities.
The show field began to fill with anticipation as thousands of enthusiasts flocked to the fields of Mid-America Motorworks’ campus in Effingham Illinois.... more
Andy Bolig - September 17, 2011 11:46 PM - Comments
Warm hearts spiced a chilly showfield for the first day.
As the news stations sorted out the day’s weather report, many enthusiasts chose to wisely don their windbreakers and light jackets as they headed out for the first official day of the event in Effingham IL.... more
Andy Bolig - September 16, 2011 09:19 PM - Comments
See Them at Corvette Funfest This Weekend
It is no secret that Mike Yager and family have a taste for rare Corvettes. From CERV I to the last C4 and a variety of styling cars, Yager's collection offers a glimpse at the history of America's Sports Car. This weekend, two more pages of that history... more
Courtesy of JMPR - September 14, 2011 09:18 AM - Comments