Every organization wants to broaden the tent to include more people and that goes for some of the Corvette clubs that we belong to. The National Corvette Restorers Society (NCRS) has embarked on one of the organizations biggest changes in a long time, the inclusion of non-original Corvettes to the judging process.
The Callaway Speedster was a new model introduced in 1991 and it would be the swan song of the official B2K RPO offered through GM. The open cockpit model was designed by Paul Deutschman and featured a distinctive low cut glass windshield that surrounds the driver and the entire cockpit.
A total of ten Series 1 Speedsters were built, and each was custom tailored to the owners color choices. This 1991 Callaway Speedster is number 10 and was ordered as a 50th birthday gift to the late Chip Miller of Corvettes at Carlisle.
A settlement could be closer between the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park and neighbors in the nearby Clark Circle subdivision over noise created by the track.
The Motorsports Park’s noise abatement agreement negotiated with a majority of the residents had been announced in late October and now is slated to be presented at a public hearing next month in Bowling Green City Commission chambers.
Cameras seem to be everywhere these days.
A C7 Corvette owner knows that firsthand now.
According to PropertyCasualty360.com, a GoPro video posted on YouTube shows Robert Atlas losing control, crashing – and ultimately totaling – his Arctic White Corvette into a concrete barrier during a drag racing event on Oct. 10, 2015 at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park.
Happy Monday, Corvette lovers!
It’s that time where we pay tribute to the second generation of Corvettes with a special photo gallery we like to call Midyear Monday! Today’s Corvette image gallery features 45 Corvettes built between 1963-1967.
I’m featuring my own car as the cover. I toured three counties in the Tampa Bay area on Sunday prior to the game and have the sunburn to prove it. I took the photo in Tierra Verde after crossing the Sunshine Skyway.
If you want to see your Corvette here, just email a photo or two to Keith@CorvetteBlogger.com and we’ll add it to our archive.
The Corvettes will be facing off against a nearly identical list from 2016 of works-supported entries in the GTE-Pro class which include Ford, Ferrari, Aston Martin and Porsche.
Cross Plains Fire Chief Tommy Jackson said the Corvette driver had to be Lifeflighted to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, while the passenger was transported via ambulance to Skyline Medical Center. The driver of the truck also was carried to NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield via ambulance.
For all those enthusiasts out there who have always wished they could take the whole family in their Corvette, here’s your answer.
What is claimed to be the only surviving four-door production 1979 Corvette America (not to be confused with the Corvette parts company of today) is up for sale on eBay, with the bid climbing to $12,650 right now.
One of the most popular commercials in Sunday’s Super Bowl between Atlanta and New England will likely be the one for Aflac – at least for Corvette enthusiasts!
Though there isn’t a sign of a Corvette anywhere in the 30-second commercial, named “Surgery,” it’s still of interest to enthusiasts.