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[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1 Convertible Spotted at GM’s Milford Proving Grounds

[SPIED] 2018 Corvette ZR1 Convertible Spotted at GM's Milford Proving Grounds
Photo Credit: Autoblog


The 2018 Corvette ZR1 Convertible is an elusive animal that, by our count, has been spotted in the wild just twice. CorvetteBlogger was first to show photos of the Convertible ZR1 in October 2016 thanks to an Ohio resident (and 2017 Grand Sport owner) David Wesel who captured the droptop ZR1 with a group of 2018 ZR1 Coupes. The second sighting was the same week when a twitter video showing that convoy of Corvette prototypes heading down the highway.

March 2017 Corvette Sales

March 2017 Corvette Sales


General Motors released the new sales report for March 2017 and Corvette sales totaled 2,460 for the month. That’s a -10.6 percent decline from last year’s 2,753 deliveries in March 2016. The good news is that for 2017, it’s the third monthly increase in a row for the sports car now in its fourth year of production.

Total year to date sales (January-March 2017) were 5,804 which is a decline of -8.9 percent over the same period in 2016.

Callaway Wins April Fools Day with Debut of the New Callaway Callamino

Callaway Wins April Fools Day with Debut of the New Callaway Callamino


Our friends at Callaway Cars have once again won our informal April Fools Day contest with their latest creation – the Callaway Callamino. Callaway announced the “new model” on Saturday, saying they are expanding their reach with a new product offering that will be rolled out at the New York Auto Show later this month.

[VIDEO] Ron Fellows Hot Lap at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in a Corvette Z06

[VIDEO] Ron Fellows Hot Lap at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in a Corvette Z06


This is a good way to start of the week! Let’s see how fast Corvette Hall of Famer Ron Fellows can take a Corvette Z06 around Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

[VIDEO] Fans Get a Fast and Furious Experience at the XFINITY Drive-Out Cinema

[VIDEO] Fans Get a Fast and Furious Experience at the XFINITY Drive-Out Cinema


So you’re thinking to yourself, I know what a drive-in cinema is, but what the heck is a drive-out cinema? Cable/Internet provider XFINITY recently surprised two XFINITY customers who are also big fans of the movie franchise Fast and the Furious to watch the scenes from the latest movie, The Fate of the Furious in a warehouse decked out with the movie cars.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Apr. 2nd

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Mar. 26th


Each week, Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvette Stingrays, 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 starts with mentioning one of his many attributes that makes him successful in the world of automotive sales. Of course we will see photos of some of the new Corvette deliveries Mike did over the week. Mike shows off the #456 Grand Sport Convertible Collector Edition currently for sale and why he thinks the CE Convertibles are poised to be a hit with collectors. As always, Mike shares a great variety of throwbacks, vintage photos and barn finds.

You can follow his deliveries on his facebook page, CorvetteFurman.

Sunday Morning Corvette Comic: You Don’t Want to Hurt Her Self Esteem, Right?

Sunday Morning Corvette Comic: You Don't Want to Hurt Her Self Esteem, Right?


Thanks for indulging us yesterday as we celebrated with anApril Fool’s Day theme. We bumped the Saturday Morning Corvette Comic until this morning.

Today’s Corvette cartoon reminds us that sometimes kids the darnedest things…Even kids can recognize that a Corvette is way cooler than a minivan. But seriously Dad, you don’t want her self-esteem, right? Sounds to me like this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

You can browse more of our Corvette comics here!


Source:
JerryKing.com

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Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Corvette Owners Never Forget
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Green With Envy
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Are You Feeling Okay?
Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Wrong Time to Ask…

 

Corvette: A Lightly Armed, Fast Ship Ranging in Size Between a Destroyer and a Gunboat

Corvette: A Lightly Armed, Fast Ship Ranging in Size Between a Destroyer and a Gunboat


Our April Fools Day website makeover is dedicated to Myron Scott, an assistant director in Chevrolet’s public relations department when the the two-door fiberglass sports car we know today as the the Corvette was being developed. In 1953, a special committee was formed to find a name for the new Chevrolet sports car. The company wanted a name that began with the letter “C” and a review of over 300 names began.

Doug Fehan Needs Our Help in Supporting Vets and Pets

Doug Fehan Needs Our Help in Supporting Vets and Pets


While at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, Corvette Racing’s Doug Fehan talked about a cause that he was supporting that helps disabled veterans and animal rescues. Doug has always been there for the fans so I wanted to pass this info along.

[GALLERY] Black Friday! (45 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Black Friday! (45 Corvette photos)


Can you believe that 2017 is already 25% over? This year is going by faster than a Corvette Z06 driving on the autobahn! Today is the final day of March and since it falls on a Friday, that’s our opportunity to run a Black Friday photo gallery!

Today’s photo gallery features 45 Corvette images with all seven Corvette generations represented.

Our cover image of the triple black Corvette Grand Sport comes from a CorvetteBlogger reader. If you would like to see your black Corvette in a future Black Friday photo gallery, email your photos to [email protected].

Do you have a favorite Corvette photo from this Black Friday photo gallery? Let us know in the comments section below or hit us up on Twitter and Facebook.

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