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[PICS] Larbre Competition Unveils Corvette C7.R Art Car Livery for the 24 Hours of Le Mans

[PICS] Larbre Competition Unveils Corvette C7.R Art Car Livery for the 24 Hours of Le Mans


Larbre Competition is running a Corvette C7.R in the LMGTE Amateur class at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans and this morning they unveiled an art car livery for their “French American” racer.

[ACCIDENT] South Florida Teen Dies from Injuries in Prom Night Corvette Stingray Crash

[ACCIDENT] South Florida Teen Dies from Injuries in Prom Night Corvette Stingray Crash


Nineteen-year-old Taletrius “T.J.” Bradley is full of life in the video taken Saturday, dancing in front of family and friends next to the 2017 Torch Red Corvette Stingray his mom had rented to make his prom weekend extra special.

Tuesday, the Fort Lauderdale, Fla., teen died from injuries sustained when he crashed that Corvette on early Sunday morning, and his passenger, 17-year-old Demetrius Palmer, remains in critical condition at Broward Health Medical Center.

Save 12% on Orders of $150 or More at Corvette America

Save 12% on Orders of $150 or More at Corvette America


Here’s a great offer from our friends at Corvette America. You can 12% on orders of $150 or more when you place an order with Corvette America. Just use the code RED64 when checking out.

This week, Corvette America highlights a special offer on C2 and C3 wheels. New wheels always help improve the look of our cars, so if you’re in the market for some C2 bolt-on knock-off replicas or a set of polished C3 alloys, this offer may just be up your alley. Check out the C2 and C3 Wheel specials here. Use the RED64 coupon code to save 12% and you’ll also get FREE SHIPPING through June 30th!

C2 and C3 Wheel Specials at Corvette America


Corvette America is one of our go-to sources for Corvette interiors, parts and accessories. But these special offers won’t last and some restrictions do apply. Check out the email specials from Corvette America today!

 

Harlan Charles Confirms a New Color Will Replace Black Rose Metallic…But When?

New Corvette Color to Replace Black Rose Metallic...But When?


The National Corvette Museum’s newsletter today reaffirmed the news that Black Rose Metallic was being phased out of the 2018 model year. Production of the color will end when the plant shuts down for the months of August-October to perform a number of upgrades.

[PIC] Throwback Thursday: Marilyn Monroe and the Corvette SR2 at Sebring

[PIC] Throwback Thursday: Marilyn Monroe and the Corvette SR2 at Sebring


It’s time for Throwback Thursday where we feature vintage photos of Corvettes. Today’s featured throwback is a salute to movie star Marilyn Monroe whose birthday is today!

May 2017 Corvette Sales

May 2017 Corvette Sales


The latest Corvette Sales Report from General Motors has been released and Corvette sales continue to be steady as we march towards the end of the 2017 model year.

The May 2017 Report shows that 2,535 Corvettes were sold during the month. That’s a -5.2% decline from May 2016’s sales of 2,673 Corvettes. For the calendar Year to Date, a total of 11,095 Corvettes were sold. We are currently pacing -8.9% behind last year’s Jan-May sales of 12,185 Corvettes.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: All About Preparation

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: All About Preparation


Team eager for eight hours of track time ahead attempt at eighth class win

DETROIT (June 1, 2017) – Corvette Racing has returned to France for the first steps toward what it hopes is a ninth class victory in 18 consecutive appearances at the famed 24 Hours of Le Mans. The annual Le Mans Test Day on Sunday will give the team – and the rest of the field – eight hours of track time ahead of the twice-round-the-clock event.

First and Last 1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars Bring Big Cash at Mecum’s Indy Auction

First and Last 1978 Corvette Indy 500 Pace Cars Bring Big Cash at Mecum's Indy Auction


It took 39 years, but these numerically significant pair of 1978 Corvette Indy Pace Cars finally came together, in the city that they were named after no less. The pair of Black/Silver limited edition Corvettes come from the legendary Bob McDorman Collection and were offered separately at no reserve at Mecum’s Spring Classic in Indianapolis.

The first Pace Car available to the public (bearing VIN 1Z8478S900003) sold for $57,500 and the very last Pace Car produced (marked with VIN 1Z8748S906502) was auctioned for $110,000.

[VIDEO] Twin-Turbo C2 Corvette Runs in the Nines!

[VIDEO] Twin-Turbo C2 Corvette Runs in the Nines!


You known how much we appreciate Midyear Corvettes around here. But most of the C2 Corvettes we usually share are not like this one whose Texas vanity plate reads “RUNS9S”.

Nashville Police Searching for Carjacker Who Shot the Owner of a C4 Corvette

Nashville Police Searching for Carjacker Who Shot the Owner of a C4 Corvette
Photo Credit: fox17.com


Sometimes it might be better just to let the police handle things.

Oh, and maybe kick the habit, too.

At least that seems to be the takeaways from a carjacking in Nashville, Tenn., on Memorial Day.

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