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[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (49 Corvette Photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (49 Corvette Photos)


Happy Monday Corvette fans!

They say the first five days after the weekend are the hardest, so why not put your trust in us to help turn that frown upside down with another installment of our Midyear Monday gallery.

This week’s single-gen Corvette gallery features 49 Corvettes built for the 1963-1967 model years.

If you have pictures of a C2 Corvette that you would like to share, please email it to Keith@CorvetteBlogger.com.

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

Save 10 Percent on Corvette Central Gift Certificates

Save 10 Percent on Corvette Central Gift Certificates


Our friends at Corvette Central are hosting one of our favorite sales of the year. It’s time for the Corvette Central’s Gift Certificate sale were you can save 10% on all levels of gift certificates from $5 to $500. It’s like getting free money!

Your Corvette Central Gift Certificates can be redeemed in four different ways: Online, phone, fax or email! No coupon code is necessary, just select the denomination that you wish and your discount will be reflected automatically.

This special sale expires on 12/17/2016 @ 11:59pm ET so don’t delay and get your discounted Corvette Central Gift Certificates to give to your favorite Corvette enthusiasts, even if that person is yourself!

 

Got iOS 10? Get the Corvette Emojis Set

Got iOS 10? Get the Corvette Emojis Set


For those of you rocking the latest iOS 10 operating systems on your iPhones and iPads, you can now download a new Sticker Pack application featuring 27 Corvettes from digital-art designer Kevin McCauley.

The app is called Automoji: Bowling Green and can be downloaded from iTunes for $0.99.

[PICS] Was this Corvette Z06 Vandalism Triggered by a Trump Bumper Sticker?

[PICS] Was this Corvette Z06 Vandalism Triggered by a Trump Bumper Sticker?


Check out the sad aftermath of a Torch Red 2015 Corvette Z06 that was vandalized and is now being sold through an insurance auction sale. The car’s convertible roof appears to have been cut and the windows smashed. The vandals dumped white paint through the openings into the interior of the car and every exterior panel and vent received a significant dousing.

You can see the lid to a gallon of paint stuck on the windshield. We also noticed the left headlight was broken out while the right side of the hood appears to have been gouged. Again, the white paint is everywhere…

Cadillac Returns to IMSA Prototype Racing with the Cadillac DPi-V.R

Cadillac Returns to IMSA Prototype Racing with the Cadillac DPi-V.R


After a 14-year absence, Cadillac announced today it is back in prototype racing.

The General Motors flagship brand officially confirmed the program Wednesday, with the DPi-V.R Caddy set to make its debut in the 55th Rolex 24 at Daytona on Jan. 28-29, 2017 as part of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype international class. The DPi-V.R is built to the new Daytona Prototype international (DPi) formula devised by IMSA.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Dec. 4th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Dec. 4th


Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingray, 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, Mike comments on the increase of female Corvette buyers. He has six Corvettes are going to new owners out of state this week and mentions that 80% of his customers are out-of-state buyers. Talk to Mike to found out how he can make your Corvette dreams come true.

Sterling Blue Exterior Color Will End Production in March 2017

Sterling Blue Exterior Color Will End Production in March 2017


So long Sterling Blue…We hardly knew ya!

The silver/blue exterior color introduced for the 2017 model year will end its run early according to our friend Rick “Corvette” Conti of Coughlin Chevrolet. Rick tells us that the last order date for Sterling Blue will be February 16, 2017 and the last build week is March 20, 2017.

So if you’re on the fence and this was your color, it’s time to call your Chevy dealer!

November 2016 Corvette Sales

November 2016 Corvette Sales

This morning the sales report was released by General Motors showing the sales of Corvettes in November 2016. For the month, 1,941 Corvettes were sold, a -0.6% decline from the nearly identical 1,952 corvettes sold in November 2015.

For the calendar year to date (January-November), a total of 27,286 Corvettes were sold, a -11.6% decline from the 30,876 Corvettes sold during the same time period last year.

2016 Championship Rewind: Brian Hoye and Chuck Houghton

2016 Championship Rewind: Brian Hoye and Chuck Houghton


No. 4 Corvette C7.R car chief and lead engineer debrief on magical GTLM title season

Winning a title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship takes the utmost level of skill and teamwork… both behind the wheel and behind the wall. Chuck Houghton and Brian Hoye – lead engineer and car chief, respectively, on Corvette Racing’s No. 4 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R – were key pieces to the team’s title-winning season, along with their fellow engineers and crew members. The two discuss their thoughts on a season that brought four victories and the GT Le Mans Driver’s, Manufacturer’s and Team championships in 2016.

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