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[GALLERY] Midyear Monday (37 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday (37 Corvette photos)


This is how we fight the case of the Monday’s here at CorvetteBlogger.com. We call it Midyear Monday and to celebrate, we feature a mega Midyear Monday gallery dedicated to the 2nd generation Corvettes produced between 1963-67.

What’s your favorite Corvette in this week’s gallery? Let us know and be sure to share this page on Twitter and Facebook.

[VIDEO] Another look at the Callaway Corvette C7 GT3-R

[VIDEO] Another look at the Callaway Corvette C7 GT3-R


Here’s another look at the Callaway Corvette C7 GT3-R which made its world debut on Saturday at the ADAC GT Masters Seasons Finale in Hockenheim. The video was uploaded to youtube by Chevrolet in Europe and features Ernst Woehr of Callaway’s Europe operations talking about the new race car. The language spoken in the video is German but there are English subtitles for us to follow along.

Corvettes on eBay: Vintage 1955 Corvette Racer

Corvettes on eBay: Vintage 1955 Corvette Racer


If you’d like to hit the track running with a vintage Corvette race car, this 1955 model (chassis # VE555001196) up for sale with a Buy-It-Now price of $95,000 on eBay might be for you.

The seller promises that “you can unload it off the trailer and go racing with a fast, reliable and competitive car which is eligible to race anywhere.”

Chevy to Unveil New 405 Horsepower Small Block Crate Engine at SEMA

Chevy to Unveil New 405 Horsepower Small Block Crate Engine at SEMA


If you’ve got a project car waiting for its powerplant, you might want to consider Chevrolet Performance’s newest ZZ6 crate engine that will be officially unveiled at the SEMA show next month.

The new engine will produce 405 horsepower and 405 lb-ft of torque, more than enough to put some pep in that old car you’re restoring.

[ACCIDENT] Guy Crashes C5 Corvette when Leaving Cars and Coffee Dallas

[ACCIDENT] Guy Crashes C5 Corvette when leaving Cars and Coffee Dallas


You know the drill at many of the Cars and Coffee events around the country. When leaving the parking lot, give them something to talk about. Unfortunately for this C5 Corvette Convertible driver who was leaving the Cars and Coffee meet up in Dallas, his departure will be remembered for how badly it ended.

Corvette Racing at Road Atlanta: Great Finishes on Challenging Day

Corvette Racing at Road Atlanta: Great Finishes on Challenging Day
Photo Credit: IMSA.com


BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 3, 2015) – A damp Petit Le Mans ended Saturday with Corvette Racing earning a podium finish and a title in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner placed third in GT Le Mans after leading the race overall on multiple occasions. The No. 4 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R started the season with a podium at the Rolex 24 At Daytona and ended it in like fashion.

Carbon Fiber Monster: Callaway Competition C7 GT3-R Makes World Debut

Carbon Fiber Monster: Callaway Competition C7 GT3-R Makes World Debut


On Saturday afternoon at the ADAC GT Masters season finale at Hockenheim, Callaway Competition new C7 GT3-R race car made its world debut. The Corvette C7 based racer will make is racing debut in 2016. Until then, we’ll just have to drool over these photos.

Corvette Racing to Start Petit Le Mans from the Pole After Porsche Fails Post Qualifying Inspection

Corvette Racing to Start Petit Le Mans from the Pole After Porsche Fails Post Qualifying Inspection


Good things come to those who wait.

Following Friday’s Qualifying session for Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta on Friday afternoon, Oliver Gavin and the No.4 Corvette C7.R was sitting in third behind the pole-setting No. 912 Porsche and the No. 911 Porsche which qualified P2.

But the two Porsches both had issues and will now start from the rear of the grid which means the No.4 Corvette C7.R will move to the pole for Saturday’s 10-hour Petit Le Mans.

Corvette Racing at Road Atlanta: Strong Qualifying Efforts in GTLM for the C7.Rs

Corvette Racing at Road Atlanta: Strong Qualifying Efforts in GTLM for the C7.Rs


BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 2, 2015) – Corvette Racing posted solid efforts in challenging conditions Friday at Road Atlanta ahead of Petit Le Mans. The final race of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on Saturday will see a bright yellow Chevrolet Corvette C7.R on the inside of the second row in GT Le Mans (GTLM) following rain-soaked qualifying sessions.

[VIDEO] Corvette Z06 Wins Motor Trend’s Greatest Drag Race 5

[VIDEO] Corvette Z06 Wins Motor Trend's Greatest Drag Race 5


In light of Corvette’s recent troubles with Motor Trend, we are happy to report some great news about another recent test the magazine ran in conjunction with its Best Driver’s Car series. When you have that many performance cars together, there really is only one test that matters…who can win the World’s Greatest Drag Race 5.