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Renowned Corvette Expert Noland Adams Passes Away at the Age of 84

Renowned Corvette Expert Noland Adams Passes Away at the Age of 84
Photo Credit: earlycorvettes.com


One of the Corvette world’s best known experts has died at age 84.

Noland Adams was a frequent contributor to many Corvette publications for many years and used his first-hand knowledge to write the “bibles” of Corvette restoration – Corvette Restoration & Technical Guide, Volume I, 1953-62, and Corvette Restoration & Technical Guide, Volume II, 1963-67.

Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Corvette as an Everyday Vehicle

Saturday Morning Corvette Comic: Corvette as an Everyday Vehicle


Some owners love their Corvettes so much, it’s the only vehicle they will drive.

Besides, it’s not the first time a Corvette was used as a golf cart. Check out the exported 1955 Corvette that was used by King Leopold of Belgium as a fancy golf cart.

You can browse more of our Corvette comics here!


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Corvette Museum Hosts 228,363 Visitors in 2016

Corvette Museum Hosts 228,363 Visitors in 2016
Photo Credit: National Corvette Museum


These are good times for Corvettes – and good times for the National Corvette Museum, too.

Officials at the NCM reported this week that attendance climbed 3.5 percent in 2016, with 228,363 visitors making their way to the Bowling Green attraction. That attendance number was second only to the sinkhole-aided 2014 figures.

[PICS] The 2017 NCRS Winter Regional

[PICS] The 2017 NCRS Winter Regional


A week ago I jumped in my 1966 Corvette and made the one hour drive to Lakeland, Florida’s Sun ‘N Fun where the 2017 NCRS Winter Regional meet was being held. The show has been one of my favorites which I have attended regularly for the past 15 years.

Corvette Assembly Plant to Shut Down for Several Months for Assembly Line Upgrades

Corvette Assembly Plant to Shut Down for Several Months for Assembly Line Upgrades


CorvetteBlogger.com has learned that the Bowling Green Assembly Plant, home of the Chevrolet Corvette, will be shutting down the production line for several months this summer and fall as the plant undergoes upgrades to its assemply line building process.

An official announcement from the plant is coming soon.

1967 Corvette L88 Convertible Sells for $1.8 Million at Worldwide’s Scottsdale Auction

1967 Corvette L88 Convertible Sells for $1.8 Million at Worldwide's Scottsdale Auction


When there are only 20 1967 Corvette L88s built, we take notice whenever one comes available. Wednesday was once such moment as the Silver/Black 1967 L88 Convertible that was once part of the Silver L88 Trifecta collection was sold for $1.8 million at Worldwide’s Scottsdale auction.

[PICS] Satellite Imagery Shows Huge Expansion of the Corvette Assembly Plant

[PICS] Satellite Imagery Shows Huge Expansion of the Corvette Assembly Plant


Some big changes are taking place at the Bowling Green Assembly Plant, home of the Chevrolet Corvette.

General Motors announced in May 2015 that the Bowling Green Assembly Plant would be upgraded with $439 million in investments to build a new paint shop. The paint shop addition would add 450,000 square feet to the plant, nearly half as large as the existing plant.

And while GM told us at the time that the paint shop addition will be 450,000 square feet, construction photos have led us to believe there is a whole lot more going on based on the total size of the expansion.

Virginia Man Pays DMV Sales Tax for New Corvette with 300,000 Pennies

Virginia Man Pays DMV Sales Tax for New Corvette with 300,000 Pennies


Five wheelbarrows holding 300,000 pennies.

That’s what Nick Stafford of Cedar Bluff, Va., and his crew carried into the Lebanon Department of Motor Vehicles last Wednesday.

The 1,600 pounds worth of Lincolns paid the sales tax on a car Stafford had bought, a new Corvette for his son.

[PIC] A Retro Corvette Stingray Rendered with a Touch of Camaro

A Retro Corvette Stingray Rendered with a Touch of Camaro
Photo Credit: Yasid Oozeear / Facebook


How’s this for an interesting throwback C7 Corvette?

London artist/illustrator/designer Yasid Oozeear, who has been working in the field for the past seven years, is the man responsible for this seventh-generation Corvette with a touch of classic Camaro.

[VIDEO] New Year’s Advice for Insuring Your Corvette from the NCM Insurance Agency

[VIDEO] New Year's Advice for Insuring Your Corvette from the NCM Insurance Agency


Every Corvette owner has to insure their vehicles against loss, damage or theft, and there is no one we trust more with our Corvette’s insurance than our friends at the NCM Insurance Agency.

We met up with Jeff Forsythe from the NCM Insurance Agency last weekend at the NCRS Winter Regional at Lakeland, Florida’s Sun ‘N Fun and we covered several topics about insuring your classic or collectible Corvette that are applicable to any classic car.

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