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[VIDEO] Rick Hendrick Reveals his ‘New’ First Corvette with Help from Brad Paisley

[VIDEO] Rick Hendrick Reveals his 'New' First Corvette with Help from Brad Paisley


Last week we shared the Corvette Hall of Fame induction video with Chevrolet dealer and Corvette enthusiast Rick Hendrick. In that video, Rick mentions his first Corvette, a 1963 Convertible several times. That was the car he was driving when he went on his first date with his wife, Linda. It’s also the car that that he sold to help buy his first Chevrolet dealership. We all know how well that deal worked out.

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday (33 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday (29 Corvette photos)


Our last Midyear Monday gallery was dedicated to all the C2 Corvettes we saw on display at this year’s Corvettes at Carlisle show. We hope you have had a chance to view the mega Carlisle gallery because there are always great Corvettes on display there.

For today’s Midyear Monday gallery, we’ll revert back to form by featuring 33 random Corvettes that were all born between 1963 to 1967 – the original Sting Rays!

What’s your favorite Corvette in this week’s gallery? Let us know and be sure to share this page on Twitter and Facebook.

[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Wedges Under an SUV in Montana


Corvettes are often referred to as “toys” for their owners.

Well, if that’s the case, then this photo of a crash on King Avenue in Billings, Mont., on Saturday night is fitting. In the background, you’ll see a Toys”R”Us sign!

DVR Alert! Lingenfelter Collection to be Featured on Car Crazy TV Show

DVR Alert! Lingenfelter Collection to be featured on Car Crazy TV Show


Velocity’s Car Crazy this week will feature the immense car collection of Ken Lingenfelter. You’ll recognize Ken Lingenfelter as the owner of aftermarket superpower Lingenfelter Performance Engineering. The episode of Car Crazy, hosted by Barry Meguiar, debuts Monday, September 14th on Discovery’s Velocity channel.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Week of September 13th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Week of September 13th


Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays and Z06s to his customers who come from all parts of the country to work with the nation’s top Corvette seller.

After spending last weekend at Corvettes at Carlisle, Mike has been busy with deliveries while assisting customers in placing their orders. And when we say busy, Furman has 46 Corvettes being built for customers in the next 10 days!

In this week’s dispatch, we see pictures of a customer building his own LT4 as part of the Engine Build Experience and another customer takes delivery of his Z06 at the NCM.

Corvettes on eBay: 1978 25th Anniversary Corvette with 15 Miles

Corvettes on eBay: 1978 25th Anniversary Corvette with 15 Miles


Today we bring you yet another low-mileage 1978 Corvette.

Way back when the ‘Vette was celebrating its 25th anniversary and I was still a teenager, some folks got the idea that they would buy one – or more – of these “special” Corvettes and hang on to them to sell for a war pension sometime in the future.

Here’s a case in point.

NCM May Go to Court After Board Orders Fines, Closure of the Motorsports Park Over Noise

NCM May Go to Court After Board Orders Fines, Closure of the Motorsports Park Over Noise


The Holley Performance Products LS Fest at the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park can go on as slated this weekend, according to a ruling by the Warren County Code Enforcement Board.

But after that event, the park must shut down events until a sound study is finished and the City-County Planning Commission of Warren County has reviewed and approved a new motorsports park development plan.

2015 Corvette Z06 Dominates at Car and Driver’s Lightning Lap

2015 Corvette Z06 Dominates at Car and Driver's Lightning Lap


Car and Driver just held their annual Lightning Lap competition for 2015 and according to the results, the 2015 Corvette Z06 not only won its class, but dominated the entire competition by finishing fastest overall. Not only that, the Corvette Z06 was so fast that in the nine years of Car and Driver’s Lightning Laps, only one other car has finished faster.

[PICS] The Corvette Vanity Plates of Corvettes at Carlisle 2015

[PICS] The Corvette Vanity Plates of Corvettes at Carlisle 2015


One of our favorite things to do at the major car shows is to wander the venue checking out all of the vanity plates adorning the various Corvettes in attendance. Our latest installment of Corvette vanity plates comes to you straight from Corvettes at Carlisle. This year’s Carlisle was the 2nd largest ever and we came up with a grandiose collection of vanity plates for your viewing pleasure.

[RECALL] Qatar Issues Recall for 2005-2007 Corvettes in the Middle East

[RECALL] Qatar Issues Recall for 2005-2007 Corvettes in the Middle East


We’re not sure what jurisdiction the Ministry of Economy and Commerce in Doha, Qatar has over American cars.

We’re not even sure how many 2005 to 2007 Corvettes are on the roads of Qatar, a small country next to Saudi Arabia on the coast of the Persian Gulf.

Nevertheless, The Ministry of Economy and Commerce announced Monday that it is recalling those Corvettes “due to a defect in the work of front lighting.”

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