[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Bursts into Flames After Crash with Highway Median
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A C5 Corvette convertible driver is in better shape than his car after an accident Friday on Winters Freeway in Abilene, Texas.

The driver suffered only minor injuries and had to be taken to an Abilene hospital after losing control of his Corvette and slamming into a concrete median, causing the car to burst into flames.

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Corvette Track Days are Back at Spring Mountain

If you know someone who has attended a Ron Fellows Course at Spring Mountain Motor Resort and Country Club, you’ve probably heard them rave about how much fun and challenging the different track configurations can be. And coming this May, Spring Mountain is offering you a chance to drive your Corvette on their world-class track with the return of Corvette Track Days.

Corvette Track Days returns to Spring Mountain on May 7-8, 2016. It’s a fantastic opportunity to spend two days driving on a three mile track configuration that will leave you smiling for days.

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Corvette Racing and Porsche in Four Way Tie for Patron Endurance Cup

Corvette Racing fans are still pretty excited after the thrilling 1-2 finish in GTLM at the Rolex 24 at Daytona which puts the team at the top of the leader board after one race. But how did Corvette Racing do in The Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup?

We went back to look at the standings now that all the points have been awarded and Corvette Racing is in a four-way tie for the Endurance Cup Championship with Porsche.

Save 10% on C1 Corvette Parts at Corvette Central

Our friends at Corvette Central are having a limited time sale for you C1 Corvette owners. Sounds to us like this is the perfect time to get your classic C1 Corvette ready for spring! No coupon codes are necessary, just shop at CorvetteCentral.com and the 10% discount on all C1 parts will automatically be ringed up.

This is a limited time offer which ends on February 13th so visit Corvette Central and start saving today!



[VIDEO] 2016 Corvette Z06 C7.R is Totaled Hours After Delivery

Chevrolet paid homage to the Corvette Racing C7.Rs in 2016 by building 650 C7.R Special Edition Z06s, 500 of which were sold in the USA with the other 150 going abroad. The new 650-horsepower special editions are loaded and featured special graphics including a Jake graphic on the hood.

Unfortunately, the amount of these special editions in the US was just reduced for 499 after a spectacular crash in Katy, Texas pancaked a Corvette Z06 C7.R Coupe on the same day it was delivered to a customer.

[VIDEO] ESOTERIC Takes Polishing to New Level with 100+ Hour Corvette Z06 Detail

One of the major distinctions among those in the Corvette hobby essentially classifies owners on whether they are drivers or polishers. We have met a lot of folks in the Corvette hobby who are polishers. Not that there is anything wrong with being a polisher. You know the type, those that get to the Corvette show and then spend half the day cleaning and wiping down their vehicles while everyone else is walking around and enjoying the event.

Earlier this week we received a note from professional polisher Todd Cooperider of ESOTERIC about their video of a 100+ hour detail of a C7 Corvette Z06. After watching it and reading the accompanying article, we’ve got a new champion of the polishers that will most likely put your cleaning process to shame.

Mid America Motorworks' Corvette Funfest 2016 to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of C5

Can you believe it’s been almost 20 years since the C5 Corvette was introduced?

This writer and his family were among the large crowd of enthusiasts who traveled to Bowling Green for the unveiling of the 1997 Corvette (No. 7853 still resides in my garage) on Jan. 6, 1997 at the National Corvette Museum.

Also on hand that day was Mid America Motorworks Chief Cheerleader Mike Yager, along with Corvette engineers and Chevrolet executives and lots of nosy enthusiasts eager to see the latest edition of America’s Sports Car.