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[VIDEO] Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin Previews the 12 Hours of Sebring

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing's Oliver Gavin Previews the 12 Hours of Sebring


Our friends at Mobil 1 The Grid are back for the second video in as many days with Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin giving a preview of what to expect at Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.

Shorter version: Expect the Unexpected.

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (52 Corvette Photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (52 Corvette Photos)


You Corvette fans may not realize the impact that Daylight Savings Time has when it comes to reading up on your favorite American sports car. For example, thanks to this weekend’s time change, this Midyear Monday photo gallery is coming to you exactly one hour earlier than normal.

So to celebrate, we added a few more 2nd generation Corvettes to our gallery for the week so that we can bring you a grand total of 52 Corvettes built during the 1963-1967 model years.

Thanks again to those that have submitted a photos of their Corvettes. If you want to see your Corvette featured on a future Midyear Monday gallery, just email a photo or two to Keith@CorvetteBlogger.com and we’ll add it to our archive.

Do you have a favorite Corvette photo from this week’s gallery? Let us know in the comments section below or hit us up on Twitter and Facebook.

[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Crash in Kentucky Claims One Life

[ACCIDENT] C5 Corvette Crash in Kentucky Claims One Life
Photo Credit: Pulaski County Sheriff’s Dept.


The Pulaski County Sheriffs Office responded to a call on Sunday afternoon reporting a single car accident on Highway 70, two miles west of Eubank, Kentucky. When officers arrived, they found a 2002 Black Corvette crashed in a field. The two occupants were thrown from the car and the female passenger would later die from her injuries.

1972 Corvette Coupe with 3,700 Original Miles Uncovered in Canada

1972 Corvette Coupe with 3,700 Original Miles Uncovered in Canada


As I continue to search for my next Corvette, I often wonder what it would be like to find a super low mile Corvette gem tucked away in a long forgotten garage or barn. David Hallman from Ottawa, Ontario recently got to fulfill my Corvette dream when he stumbled up on an Elkhart Green 1972 Corvette Coupe that had been sitting since 1973.

[VIDEO] Mobil 1 The Grid Visits the GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center

[VIDEO] Mobil 1 The Grid Visits the GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center


One year ago, General Motors opened the doors to the all-new GM Powertrain Performance and Racing Center – a state-of-the-art facility that brings together a team of nearly 85 engine builders, engineers and staff to develop and support the racing engines for Corvette Racing’s C7.R in IMSA, the Cadillac ATSV.R in the World Challenge Series, as well as the engines for the NHRA COPO Camaros, IndyCar and NASCAR.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Mar. 12th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Mar. 12th


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

In this week’s Delivery Dispatch, there is quite a lot going on at Criswell Chevrolet including a group of school kids on a field trip who come to visit the number 1 Corvette seller. Mike has also arranged another group of customers to take the Corvette owner’s driving course together at Spring Mountain together so if you’ve just purchased a new Corvette, save the date of October 2-3. Finally, Mike shares some new Corvette deliveries and serves up some classic Corvette photos from days gone by.

As always, you can follow his deliveries on his facebook page, CorvetteFurman.

Corvettes on eBay: Vintage 1964 Corvette Racer

Corvettes on eBay: Vintage 1964 Corvette Racer


You better hurry if you want to bid on this 1964 Corvette Race Car out of Kingston, N.Y., that is reminiscent of the 1963 Grand Sports.

The bidding stops on Saturday, March 11 at 11:53 a.m.

National Corvette Museum Offers GM Supplier Discount to Members

National Corvette Museum Offers GM Supplier Discount to Members


Here is another great reason to join the National Corvette Museum. Along with all the other great membership benefits including free admission and store discounts, the National Corvette Museum just added the ability for members to buy a new Corvette or other GM vehicle at the GM Supplier Discount price.

You can save hundreds and even thousands of dollars on your next vehicle purchase just by being a member and taking advantage of the new benefit.

Couple Married Over 51 Years Relive Youth with Substitute 1963 Corvette Split Window

Couple Married Over 51 Years Relive Youth with Substitute 1963 Corvette Split Window


As Corvettes are more than just a car to many owners, it’s no surprise to hear the stories of those who once owned a Corvette in their younger days but then had to sell it. While many go on, for some there is a real sense of loss that the owner didn’t realize they would someday feel. For some former owners, that means trying to find their old Corvette with the goal to buy it back and be reunited with an icon from their youth once again.

While many are successful in their searches for their old Corvettes, sometimes locating that specific car is difficult if not impossible, and so those former owners then look to find the best possible substitute to cure their Corvette blues. This is one of those stories…

[PICS] C7 Corvette Z06 with Brixton Forged M53 Ultrasport+ Wheels

[PICS] C7 Corvette Z06 with Brixton Forged M53 Ultrasport+ Wheels


While many Corvette owners we know are happy with the stock look of their cars, there are always those that like to take the personalization further by making custom changes to their rides. Recently we were introduced to once such Corvette Z06 that is worthy of sharing.

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