Be careful out there!
A Corvette driver lost his life Friday morning when his 2013 Grand Sport coupe slammed into a tree during a storm Friday morning in the Miramar, California area.
It’s Monday so let’s make it rain Midyears!
I drove my 1966 Corvette over for Cars and Coffee at the DuPont Registry in St. Pete early Saturday morning and so it makes an appearance in this week’s gallery.
We are also featuring a couple of Corvettes from fellow readers who answered last week’s call for photos. Want to see your Midyear featured on Midyear Monday? Email a couple photos of your C2 Corvette to Keith@CorvetteBlogger.com and we’ll add it to our archive.
General Motors announced this afternoon that it will idle five of its assembly plants in January due to large inventories of passenger vehicles on the ground. According to an Automotive News report, the Bowling Green Assembly Plant, home of the Corvette, is one of the factories that will be closed.
Three men have been chosen to be inducted into the Corvette Hall of Fame during the 20th annual ceremony set for Sept. 1, 2017.
The National Corvette Museum says the new individuals to be recognized with the highest honor bestowed by the organization for their contributions to the past, present and future of Corvette are Peter Brock in the Enthusiast category, Jim Minneker in the GM/Chevrolet category, and Tommy Morrison in the Racing category.
Five hundred horsepower was a lot back in the day when this 1969 Baldwin Motion Chevrolet Corvette Phase III GT was built.
And it’s still pretty impressive nearly 50 years later, considering the base C7 Corvette pours out 460 horses these days.
With Santa, at least you know the exact day your new Corvette will be delivered…
You can browse more of our Corvette comics here!
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Extreme Security Measures, Part 2
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: You’re Never Too Old to Wish for a Corvette for Christmas
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: How to Apologize to your Corvette
Back in the days when Corvette Hall of Famer Johnny O’Connell was racing the C6.Rs with Corvette Racing, he had a friend named Dan Fastuca who attended many of the races and would often help out in the pits. Dan had a large mohawk and played guitar in a metal band and he was something of race car driver himself.