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Sam Schmidt to Race Semi-Autonomous Corvette Z06 at Pikes Peak

Sam Schmidt to Race Semi-Autonomous Corvette Z06 at Pikes Peak
Photo Credit: ARROW Electronics


The inspiring story of Sam Schmidt will take another amazing turn in a few days.

Schmidt, who became a quadriplegic after an accident at Walt Disney World oval in 2000, just used technology from Colorado-based Arrow Electronics to drive his special Corvette Z06 to record-setting numbers at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Now, he’ll be driving that same Z06 on the bottom half of the 12.42-mile Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this weekend.

[VIDEO] Regular Car Reviews: The C5 Corvette

[VIDEO] Regular Car Reviews:  The C5 Corvette


Mr. Regular is back with another Regular Car Review and this time he points his wit and sharp tongue at the C5 Corvette.

Wayne Taylor Racing Selling its Corvette Daytona Prototypes

Wayne Taylor Racing Selling its Corvette Daytona Prototypes


Here’s a unique opportunity to own a real race car with multiple wins and a championship pedigree. But this one isn’t a vintage racer. It’s one of the most advanced Corvettes currently being raced in North America.

In advance of the prototype rule changes next year which will render the current IMSA Corvette Daytona Prototypes obsolete, Wayne Taylor Racing has put its Corvette DP racing program for sale at the upscale New Jersey dealership Lamborghini Paramus.

July 1st is National Drive Your Corvette to Work Day!

July 1st is National Drive Your Corvette to Work Day!


Mid America Motorworks has proclaimed Friday, July 1st as “Drive Your Corvette to Work Day” so it’s time for you to start making your plans to show off your Corvette at your place of employment.

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (43 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Midyear Monday! (43 Corvette photos)


Happy Monday!

Or should I say…Happy Midyear Monday!!

Check out our (almost) weekly salute to the second generation Corvette known as Midyears. This week, our Midyear Monday photo gallery features 43 C2 Corvettes including one that belongs to a guy I know that writes for a Corvette blog…

[ACCIDENT] C4 Corvette Hits Utility Pole in Massachusetts

[ACCIDENT] C4 Corvette Hits Utility Pole in Massachusetts
Photo Credit: masslive.com


The driver of a C4 Corvette crashed quite spectacularly on Boston Road in Springfield, Massachusetts after hitting a utility pole on Sunday morning. The impact sent debris from the car in all directions.

Corvettes on eBay: Classic 1969 GT-1 Corvette Racer

Corvettes on eBay: Classic 1969 GT-1 Corvette Racer


Wouldn’t you love being on the track in the C7.R and taking the lead from a competitor?

Unfortunately, that’s not likely to happen since there just aren’t that many job openings in that industry.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Garcia, Magnussen, Taylor Complete 24 Hours


Trouble-free run for No. 63 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R at French endurance classic

LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – A total team effort from Corvette Racing resulted in one of its Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race cars completing the 24 Hours of Le Mans today – the 17th time America’s premier GT team has tackled the famed French endurance race.

[PICS] Tommy Milner and No. 64 Corvette C7.R Crash at Le Mans

Tommy Milner and No. 64 Corvette C7.R Crash at Le Mans


In the early morning light with a little over 8 hours to go in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing’s Tommy Milner went off course and struck a tire barrier on the Dunlop chicane. Tommy was okay and was able to exit the car, but the wreck has put an end to the hopes of the No. 64 Corvette C7.R team to repeat last year’s championship in GTE-Pro.

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Halfway Update

Corvette Racing at Le Mans: Halfway Update


Corvette C7.Rs maintain top-10 positions in GTE Pro class

LE MANS, France (June 19, 2016) – At the halfway point of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Corvette Racing’s pair of Konica Minolta/Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs remained comfortably in the top-10 of a highly competitive GTE Pro class. Through 12 hours, both Corvettes continued to run trouble-free in a race that saw a handful of its top competitors fall by the wayside.

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