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Prove It Aims to Resolve Controversy Affecting the Reputation of a Collector Car

Prove It Aims to Resolve Controversy Affecting the Reputation of a Collector Car

With the rising values in collector cars, the importance of accurate documentation for a specific car is becoming more and more important. Bloomington Gold founder David Burroughs recently introduced a new service for collector car owners. Prove It is a process which establishes the truth about vehicles presented for authentication. The goal is to determine the authenticity of specific claims relating to the history of a particular collector car.

CorvetteMods.com Will Make Your Christmas Brighter with these Great Products

CorvetteMods.com Will Make Your Christmas Brighter with these Great Products

Looking to make your Christmas brighter for the Corvette enthusiast on your shopping list? Check out these lighting and interior items from our friends at CorvetteMods.com that would make great Christmas gifts, even if the enthusiast on your Christmas list is you!

Corvette Auction Preview: 1968 L88 Corvette at RM’s Arizona Auction

Corvette Auction Preview: 1968 L88 Corvette at RM's Scottsdale Auction

It’s not often that someone has the chance to buy a genuine piece of automotive history, with complete documentation since new to prove its heritage.

But that’s what bidders at the upcoming RM Auction in Phoenix, Arizona will have a chance to do on January 18, 2013.

Being offered is one of only 80 L88 Corvettes manufactured in 1968, and RM can trace the history of the most powerful Corvette of the muscle car era back to the original owner.

Help the NCM Insurance Agency Pick The Corvettes for Their 2013 Calendar

Help the NCM Insurance Agency Pick The Corvettes for their 2013 Calendar

Our friends at the NCM Insurance Agency are putting together a calendar for 2013 and they need your help in selecting which two cars will be featured for January and February. To participate, visit the NCM Insurance Agency’s Facebook Page and start casting your votes today.

FYI, we are partial to the NCRS Top Flight 1972 LT-1 Corvette owned by our very Steve Burns. Once you Like the contest, vote for “Steve B – MI” and his blue ’72 Corvette here.

And if you’re on in the market for classic and collector Corvette insurance or want to get a free quote to compare with your current coverage, give Adam Boca a call at 877-678-7626 or visit the NCM Insurance agency on the web at www.ncminsurance.com.

 

Bloomington Gold Announces 2013 Great Hall Honorees

Bloomington Gold Announces 2013 Great Hall Honorees

Each year Bloomington Gold salutes 10 people and 10 cars that have significantly influenced the Corvette hobby in their annual Great Hall display. The class of 2013 was revealed last week and will be formally honored June 28-30, 2013 at the Bloomington Gold show in Champaign, Illinois. The 4th class of cars includes the first 327 Corvette, the first big block Corvette, and a pair of powerhouse C6’s. The diverse list of people and organizations consists of the godfather of the Corvette, the founder of Carlisle Events, and the Flying Dentist.

Featured Corvettes for Sale at VetteFinders.com

Featured Corvettes for Sale at VetteFinders.com

Check out these six great Corvettes we are featuring today from VetteFinders.com, the Internet’s original Corvette classifieds website. Each day thousands of buyers turn to our sister website to find the Corvette of their dreams as we have one of the best selections of both classic, preowned and new Corvettes available anywhere.

Three New 2014 C7 Corvette Illustrations from Car and Driver Magazine

Three New 2014 C7 Corvette Illustrations from Car and Driver Magazine

Car and Driver Magazine must know that Corvette owners are really pumped for the unveiling of the new C7 Corvette as they keep rolling out new digital renderings of America’s next great sports car. Here are three new 2014 C7 Corvette illustrations from C&D plus we got a cool quote from GM’s Mark Reuss who says you can tell which engineers are testing the new Corvette – they are the ones with the big smiles.

Zip Corvette Parts Rolls Out New Stocking Stuffer Packages

Zip Corvette Parts Rolls Out New Stocking Stuffer Packages

It’s Christmas time and shopping for Corvette owners has never been easier with Zip Corvette’s new Corvette Stocking Stuffer Packages. Packages include generation and model specific hats, keychains, mugs, mouse pads and other great Corvette accessories.

Stocking stuffer packages are In Stock and ready to ship but they WILL SELL OUT. Order your package by December 12th for guaranteed delivery of in stock items.

Click here to start shopping for gifts today.

 

Collector Car Insurance Industry Dealing with Hurricane Sandy Aftermath

Collector Car Insurance Industry Dealing with Hurricane Sandy Aftermath
Photo Credit: Yahoo Autos

It’s been almost like a death in the family for the car collectors whose prized possessions were damaged by Superstorm Sandy in October.

Never mind the dollars-and-cents value of these cars. It’s the sentimental value of these collector cars that is immeasurable for their owners.

Kevin J. Mackay, owner of Corvette Repair Inc. in Valley Stream, N.Y., on Long Island, says he’s already seen grown men come into his shop in tears. “They didn’t expect a storm surge to wipe out their work, their investment, their prized family heirloom,” he says.

November 2012 Corvette Sales

November 2012 Corvette Sales

General Motors released their November Sales report earlier this week and Corvette sales are remaining steady. In November 2012, a total of 1,104 Corvettes were sold. This is 21.3% more than the 910 Corvettes sold during November 2011. For the calendar year to date, 12,841 Corvettes have been sold between January-November 2012. This is 5.9% better than 2011’s Corvette sales of 12,126 during the same months.

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