A C4 Corvette and a Cadillac sedan were involved in a traffic accident last Friday afternoon in Jackson, Michigan, sending a female occupent of the Corvette to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Michelin visited the Corvette Corral to talk with Corvette owners before the start of the 65th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. Sarah Robinson, Ken Payne and Lee Willard talked about latest Michelin news including the new Pilot Sport 4 S.
Lee Willard also answers questions from Corvette owners in the Q&A session.
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.
The weather is warming up and so are the Corvette deliveries from Mike Furman at Criswell Chevrolet. In this week’s Delivery Dispatch, Mike shows off a couple of new Callaway Corvettes purchased by his customers. Mike shares many photos of local deliveries and we also see an R8C Corvette Museum Delivery of a Torch Red Stingray Convertible. As always, Mike shares a great variety of throwbacks, vintage photos and barn finds.
You can follow his deliveries on his facebook page, CorvetteFurman.
Last Saturday under the blue skies of Central Florida, Corvette owners came together to cheer on the Corvette C7.Rs in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. The Corvette Corral was packed with a record of 225 Corvettes registered for the event.
When you go to the store and park away from all the other cars and you come out and some guy has parked right next to you. Unfortunately for him, he came out of the store the same time you did.
See our previous Corvette cartoon dealing with parkophobia.
You can browse more of our Corvette comics here!
The Barrett-Jackson road show rolls into south Florida next weekend for their annual Palm Beach sale. Included among the throngs of hot rods, classics, and muscle cars are 6 late model Corvettes being offered by General Motors. Each of the cars was used in various marketing or publicity displays and have been owned by GM since new. The group includes 5 Z06’s and 1 Stingray, all of which will be sold at no reserve. They also retain the original MSO paperwork and the balance of their factory warranties.
It’s been my belief that if the Corvette team is working on adaptive aerodynamics or active aero, that it’s most likely a feature destined for the mid-engine Corvette which is expected sometime in 2019. But these new engineering drawings from a GM patent application in May 2016 suggest that we may be seeing Adaptive Aerodynamics on the C7 2018 Corvette ZR1.
The best racing in North America can be found in the GTLM class in IMSA’s WeatherTech SportsCar Championship series. Last week, five manufacturers (Chevrolet, Ford, Porsche, Ferrari and BMW) slugged it out for 12 hours on the brutal concrete track that once upon a time served as an air base for B-17 Flying Fortresses during WWII.
Against all odds, Corvette Racing never gave up and the No.3 Corvette C7.R won the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring in dramatic fashion for the 3rd consecutive year.
If you happen to have three-quarters of a million dollars lying around and want to spend it on a Genovation electric Corvette, listen up for new details about the wheels that will be coming on your shiny new set of wheels.
Genovation, which hopes to start producing its GXE based on the C7 Corvette in 2019, announced Monday that it will use carbon fiber wheels from Carbon Revolution.