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Corvette Lifestyles

[VIDEO] C7 Corvette Stingray Testing at Navak in Serbia

by Mitch Talley on December 5, 2013

[VIDEO] C7 Corvette Stingray Testing at Navak in Serbia

Check out this video that shows Chevrolet testing a trio of C7s – two Torch Reds and a Velocity Yellow – on the Navak track in Belgrad, Serbia.

The Stingray has already been tested on the German Autobahn, where it roared to speeds of 300 km/h, in France, Switzerland, and the Netherlands.

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[PICS] November Corvette Show Honors Vets

by Guest Contributor on December 5, 2013

[PICS] November Corvette Show Honors Vets

A special event for the veterans of the United States Armed Forces brought Corvettes and Vets together for the first annual Vettes for Veterans. This was a very humble show that offered a nice break from the major auto industry shows like the 2013 SEMA show — it almost every way, the Vettes for Veterans show on November 9th was the exact opposite of the major industry auto shows of 2013.

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Snake River Corvette Club Honors Founding Member at Memorial Service

The Corvette clan lost an original last month when Larry Utley of Twin Falls, Idaho passed away at age 71.

Larry had organized the Snake River Corvette Club, so after he died on Nov. 1, it was no surprise that Corvettes took up a whole block outside of his memorial service.

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NC Couple Keeps it Classic in Restoration of a 1954 Corvette

Isn’t it funny how fate sometimes intervenes for Corvette owners?

Take the case of Tommy and Brenda Loftin of North Carolina, who no doubt are thankful this holiday season that back in 2010, Brenda took a ride one night trying to get their granddaughter to go to sleep and just happened to drive past an open garage door where a 1954 Corvette was beckoning to her, though it was covered with boxes and Christmas stuff.

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Students Restore C4 Corvette to Honor Veterans

by Mitch Talley on December 2, 2013

Students Restored Corvette to Honor Veterans

Lots of hard work in a short time resulted in this patriotic tribute, just in time for the 2013 New York City Veterans Day Parade last month.

The 1984 Corvette had belonged to a Korean War veteran, whose wife donated it after he recently passed away to the Cpl. David W. Leonard K.I.A. War Memorial Museum in Godeffroy, N.Y.

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2014 Corvette Stingray Was Nearly Designed by Brazilians

by Mitch Talley on December 2, 2013

2014 Corvette Stingray Was Nearly Designed by Brazilians

All along, Chevy has made no secret that with the C7, it was aiming to entice a younger breed of buyer to supplement its already loyal, but graying customer base.

That meant Ed Welburn and his crew were willing to listen to all possibilities when it came time to design the seventh generation of the Corvette a few years back.

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Brothers Restore 1961 Corvette in Mom’s Honor

by Mitch Talley on November 30, 2013

Brothers Restore 1961 Corvette in Mom's Honor

Sometimes you just can’t ignore the fact that “Mother knows best.”

“Our mom had talked about getting a ride in a brand new, white ’61 Corvette when she was young,” Rick Mast recalls. “She said, ‘Now that’s a real car.’ ”

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Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals is this Weekend!

by Steve Burns on November 22, 2013

Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals is this Weekend!

The Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals show is celebrating its 5th anniversary this weekend in Chicago. The annual fiesta of fiberglass and steel is back inside the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont Saturday and Sunday November 23th – 24th. Show hours are 9am-9pm on Saturday and 9am-5pm on Sunday. A $20 bill will get you in the door. Kids 12 and under are free.

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Automobile Magazine Names Corvette Chief Engineer Tadge Juechter its 2014 Man of the Year

Tadge Juechter has poured his heart and soul into the 2014 Corvette Stingray.

He didn’t have to spend several minutes of his valuable time talking about the Corvette to me and my son at Road Atlanta late last year as the Stingray emblem was revealed to the media.

But he did.

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Corvette Repair's Kevin Mackay Shows off His See-Thru Corvettes

Kevin Mackay is well known within the Corvette hobby for his ability to seek and find rare historical Corvettes and then restore them to like new condition. Although best known for finding the 1960 Briggs Cunningham Corvette that won its class in the 1960 24 Hours of Le Mans, he also found the ‘Rebel’ L88 Corvette racer that will be sold at Barrett-jackson early next year.

During Bloomington Gold, Mackay had three of his see-thru Corvette creations on display. The 1969 L88 and the 1965 Big Block have all been featured before and we also see the XP-819 rear engine concept owned by Mike Yager of Mid America Motorworks.

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