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St. Bernard Church to Offer a 1961 Corvette in 28th Annual Raffle

St. Bernard Church to Offer a 1961 Corvette in 28th Annual Raffle


Our friends at the St. Bernard Catholic Church and School in the southern Indiana town of Rockport are back for their 28th Annual Classic Car Raffle and this year’s top prize is a 1961 Corvette.

Only 12,000 tickets are available in the 2016 fundraiser and are priced at $30 each or four for $100. Two cash prizes of $500 and $250 will also be offered. To order your tickets, click here!

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Two Corvettes Confirmed for June Race

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Two Corvettes Confirmed for June Race


DETROIT (Feb. 5, 2016) – On the heels of a historic 1-2 class finish in the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Corvette Racing learned today that its two Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs have been invited to this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans. It is the 17th consecutive season that two entries for Corvette Racing are part of the entry list for one of the world’s greatest motorsports events.

Controversy After Owner Apprehends DUI Driver Who Crashed into His C4 Corvette


A parked Corvette is at the center of a controversy involving a drunk driver and a citizen who held him at gunpoint until police arrived.

It all happened around 7:45 p.m. on Jan. 25 in Petaluma, Calif., when Joe Clayworth looked out the second-story window of his home to see a large truck drive over the hood of a parked C4 Corvette and hit the fence of his South McDowell Boulevard home.

Rick Hendrick Buys the VIN 001 Collection of 1955-1957 Corvettes at Barrett Jackson

Rick Hendrick Buys the VIN 001 Collection of 1955-1957 Corvettes at Barrett Jackson


You might say Rick Hendrick loves being No. 1.

At least when it comes to owning collector cars.

Hendrick, of course, is well known for buying the first production models of new generations of Corvettes and Camaros, but last week he took a turn toward the No. 1s of the past, buying a trio of VIN 001 Collection of Corvettes from 1955, 1956, and 1957 for a cool $1.65 million during the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, Ariz.

[PICS] Track-Prepped C7 Corvette Z06 on Forgeline GA1R Monoblock Wheels

[PICS] Track-Prepped C7 Corvette Z06 on Forgeline GA1R Monoblock Wheels


When choosing a set of aftermarket wheels, it’s always important to know and keep in mind the purpose for making your wheels purchase. A boulevard cruiser may want to add chrome or bling to their rides, while owners who plan to go racing opt for form, function and weight savings.

In the case of this weaponized C7 Corvette Z06 that has been set up for the track, the owner chose Forgeline Wheels and a set of their GA1R open lug monoblock wheels.

GM Opens New Performance and Racing Development Center

GM Officially Opens New Racing Development Center


General Motors is bringing its racing and performance efforts together as the company looks to integrate nearly 100 engine builders, engineers and support staff under one roof.

To help that effort, GM officially opened a new $200 million state-of-the-art performance and racing center located on the Pontiac Powertrain Campus in Pontiac, MI.

The Performance and Racing team develops the engines for Corvette Racing as well as Chevrolet’s efforts in NASCAR, NHRA, IndyCar other series.

Top Ten Corvette Sales at Mecum’s Kissimmee 2016 Auction

Top Ten Corvette Sales at Mecum's Kissimmee 2016 Auction


We’ve attending Mecum’s annual Kissimmee auction for over 15 years now, from its humble beginnings as part of the NCRS Winter Regional in Old Town to now being a 10-day, 3000+ car extravaganza held on the grounds of Osceola Heritage Park, and we have to say the 2016 auction was one of the best we’ve ever seen.

Mecum once again assembled a great collection of Corvettes for the auction. With 244 Corvettes on the ground, there was something for everyone. First time buyers to seasoned collectors, Mecum’s Kissimmee auction had it covered.

January 2016 Corvette Sales

January 2016 Corvette Sales


The first month of Corvette sales for 2016 has been reported and the news isn’t that great. For January 2016, GM delivered 1,501 Corvettes which was a -29.4% decline from the same time period in January 2015 which saw 2,127 Corvettes sold.

It’s the second time in the modern C7 era that Corvette sales have dropped under 2,000 per month and it’s the lowest recorded sales month for the C7, sinking past November 2015’s 1,952 Corvette sales.

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing’s Doug Fehan at the Rolex 24 Corvette Corral

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing's Doug Fehan at the Rolex 24 Corvette Corral


With Corvette Racing kicking off the 2016 racing schedule, one of the highlights of the first race is Doug Fehan’s talk with Corvette owners in the Corvette corral.

Doug brings everybody up to speed on the the off-season changes and enhancements to the cars and the series and takes plenty of questions from the faithful.

Corvette Racing at Daytona: Historic 1-2 Finish for Corvette C7.R at Rolex 24

Corvette Racing at Daytona: Historic 1-2 Finish for Corvette C7.R at Rolex 24


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 31, 2016) – A 24-hour race came down to 0.034 seconds Sunday as Corvette Racing won the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona when the team’s pair of Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars finished 1-2 in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class.