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Corvette Body Spotted at GM Battery Lab Powers Rumors of an Electric ‘Vette

Corvette Body Spotted at GM Battery Lap Powers Rumors of an Electric 'Vette


Would you buy a hybrid or electric Corvette?

While the very idea might sound sacrilegious to some gas-loving enthusiasts, to others, it sounds like a great way to increase the performance of our favorite car, while continuing to remain environmentally friendly.

Corvette Shown to the World for the First Time on this Date in 1953

Corvette Shown to the World for the First Time on this Date in 1953


It was on January 17, 1953 that thousands of Americans would see the all new Chevrolet Corvette for the very first time. The two-seater sports car, which had been developed during 1952 became the star of GM’s Motorama show at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria.

[VIDEO] Custom XIK Widebody C7 Corvette Stingray by Ivan Tampi Customs

[VIDEO] Custom XIK Widebody C7 Corvette Stingray by Ivan Tampi Customs


We first learned of custom car builder Ivan Tampi when he debuted his custom XIK Widebody C7 Corvette Stingray at the 2015 SEMA Show.

SVE Unveils Limited Edition 800-hp YENKO Corvette Grand Sport

SVE Unveils Limited Edition 800-hp YENKO Corvette Grand Sport
Photo Credit: SVE / Twitter


The YENKO Corvette is back!

Specialty Vehicle Engineering has unveiled their latest creation late last week ahead of its public reveal at the 2017 Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale. Utilizing the YENKO name under license, the YENKO Corvette is based on the all-new Corvette Grand Sport and only 50 will be offered in this limited edition run.

[GALLERY] Blue Monday (50 Corvette photos)

[GALLERY] Blue Monday (50 Corvette photos)


According to social scientists, the third Monday in January is known as “Blue Monday” – the saddest day of year! It’s calculated with a series of factors which include the weather, your debt level and the amount of time since failing your New Year’s Resolutions as well as other interesting factors like amount of time since Christmas and what your motivational levels are.

[PICS] Callaway Takes Over the Corvette Museum for 30th Anniversary Exhibit

[PICS] Callaway Takes Over the Corvette Museum for 30th Anniversary Exhibit


Thirty years ago, Callaway Cars became the first third-party company to have an official RPO code on a production Corvette. That code was B2K, an option which outfitted fully assembled Corvettes with twin turbos.

Today, Callaway Cars is one of the most respected automotive engineering companies in the world and so it only makes sense to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Callaway Cars and the 30 years that Callaway has pushed the design and engineering limits with its brand of specially produced Corvettes.

1953 Corvette VIN 089 For Sale in Florida (and it’s not at an auction)

1953 Corvette VIN 089 For Sale in Florida


With just 300 Corvettes kicking off a long and proud history of America’s Sports Car in 1953, and with less than 200 of them believed to be still around today, it’s a rare and joyous occasion when one of them becomes available for sale.

Burnyzz American Classic Horsepower out of Ocala, Fla., currently is offering No. 89 for sale at the price of $225,000.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Jan. 15th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Jan. 15th


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 has a customer who picks up his Grand Sport Collector Edition #229 at the NCM. Not all Corvettes that Mike sells are new. As his customers upgrade to new models, Criswell always has a great selection of pre-owned Corvettes as well. You’ll see photos of a 2016 Stingray below. Keep scrolling as a nice collection of barn finds and vintage Corvette photos await!

As always, you can follow his deliveries on his facebook page, CorvetteFurman.

[VIDEO] 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Secrets Revealed

[VIDEO] 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Secrets Revealed
Photo Credit: The Fast Lane Car


This is a very good video recap of what we know so far about the 2018 Corvette ZR1.

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