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Final Corvette Rolls Off the Old Assembly Line as Retooling Begins

Final Corvette Rolls Off the Old Assembly Line as Retooling Begins


The final 2018 Corvette to be built on what we will now refer to as the Corvette factory’s “old assembly line” was completed on Thursday afternoon. It was a 2018 Non-Z51 Corvette Stingray Coupe in Torch Red.

The dismantling of the assembly line began almost immediately after the Stingray was driven off the line.

Lottery Ticket Nets a Virginia Man a New Corvette and $100,000 Cash

Lottery Ticket Nets a Virginia Man a New Corvette and $100,000 Cash
Photo Credit: Virginia Lottery


“I couldn’t believe it. It still feels a little unreal.”

That was the reaction of a South Chesterfield, Virginia man after he scratched off a Corvette and Ca$h ticket to reveal that he had won a new Corvette Stingray plus $100,000.

[ACCIDENT] Underage Drinking Blamed in Crash of 1977 Corvette

[ACCIDENT] Underage Drinking Blamed in Crash of 1977 Corvette
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Speed and alcohol are being blamed for the crash of a 1977 Corvette over the weekend that left two men injured.

The single-vehicle accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. on Saturday in the area of the Walpole Transfer Station in Walpole, New Hampshire, and forced that section of the road to be closed for several hours while the scene was investigated.

[VIDEO] Drifter Donuts RHD Corvette Z06 Next to a Ferrari

[VIDEO] Drifter Donuts RHD Corvette Z06 Next to a Ferrari


Drifter Diago Saito is in total control of this C6 Corvette Z06 as it does donuts around a random dude while a Ferrari sits off to the side, oblivious to the mayhem unfolding in from of him.

[VIDEO] 2018 Corvette ZR1 Fly-By at Willow Springs

2018 Corvette ZR1 Fly By at Willow Springs
Photo Credit: Randy Pobst / Instagram


Check out what Randy Pobst spotted out at Willow Springs! The professional driver and car tester for Motor Trend posted this fly-by of the big-wing 2018 Corvette ZR1 Coupe that was testing at the west coast track.

Katech Partners with Forgeline on new KT1 Wheels for C6 and C7 Corvettes


Katech Partners with Forgeline on new KT1 Wheels


We know Corvette owners just can’t leave anything be, so it’s quite convenient that there’s an extensive aftermarket to fuel our passion for bigger and better things. If you happen to be looking for some new wheels, then check out the new KT1 wheels from Katech. Through a partnership with Forgeline, these new rims can be on your ride in no time at all.

Corvettes on eBay: MLB Hall of Famer Robin Yount’s 1984 Corvette

Corvettes on eBay: MLB Hall of Famer Robin Yount's 1984 Corvette


Baseball fans, take note.

A 1984 Corvette originally owned by Hall of Famer Robin Yount is currently for sale on eBay.

Yount, of course, spent his entire 20-year career with the Milwaukee Brewers as a shortstop and center fielder, winning MVP awards in 1982 and 1989, collecting more than 3,000 hits in his career, and earning election to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1999.

[VIDEO] George Wintersteen Drives His Former #002 Corvette Grand Sport Roadster

[VIDEO] George Wintersteen Drives his Former #002 Corvette Grand Sport Roadster
Photo Credit: Andrew Taylor / Twitter


Last weekend, one of the most valuable and historic Corvettes was let loose for some exercise. We’re talking about the #002 Corvette Grand Sport Roadster campaigned famously in 1966 by George Wintersteen. That car was one of the Chevrolets vs Fords exhibits that took part in Demo Day on Saturday at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum in Philadelphia.

And who was that behind the wheel of the Grand Sport? George Wintersteen!

[VIDEO] Watch the Dramatic Rescue of a 1961 Corvette From a Failed Four-Post Lift

[VIDEO] Watch the Dramatic Rescue of a 1961 Corvette From a Failed Four-Post Lift


Houston we have a problem!

A black 1961 Corvette restomod was on a four-post lift at Houston Corvette Service when a bolt sheared from one of the pulleys and the lift collapsed. With the Corvette now at risk, the owner came up with an ingenious plan to save the car and the lift without any further damage.

Corvette Panel Maker MFG Will Undergo Temporary Shut-Down as Corvette Plant Retools

Corvette Panel Maker MFG Will Undergo Temporary Shut-Down as Corvette Plant Retools


The upcoming temporary shutdown of the Corvette assembly plant in Bowling Green is affecting other companies in the supply chain, too.

Molded Fiber Glass Composite Systems Company in Ashtabula, Ohio will lay off 52 full-time workers starting Friday, July 28, the same day the Corvette plant closes temporarily for improvements, too.

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