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National Corvette Museum Hires New Curator

National Corvette Museum Hires New Curator
Photo Credit: National Corvette Museum


We’ve heard for years about the rising age of Corvette owners. The same apparently goes for museum attendees, too.

To help the National Corvette Museum remain enticing to younger visitors, it has just hired Derek E. Moore of Garrettsville, Ohio to serve as curator of the museum.

1968 L88 Corvette Convertible Hits the Inaugural Mecum LA Auction

1968 L88 Corvette Convertible Hits the Inaugural Mecum LA Auction


Fresh off the heels of a 1969 Corvette L88 convertible that just sold for $490,000 at last month’s Bonhams Scottsdale Auction, comes another L88 Corvette roadster – this one a 1968 model.

Corvette’s 1963 Fire-Frost Paint and 1971-72 Firemist Paint

Corvette's 1963 Fire-Frost Paint and 1971-72 Firemist Paint


Editors Note:
I am very pleased to announce that Author Robert Casey of the All Corvette Colors book series has offered to share some of his knowledge regarding some of the great colors that have graced Corvettes over the years. And with the Corvette factory’s new paint shop coming online this year, his insight into the painting process will be invaluable. The book series is available at Amazon.com.


GM shocked the world with an all new Corvette body style in 1963. They even approved Bill Mitchell’s beloved split-window design – for one year only. But there was something else that GM approved for one year only: The special Sebring Silver Metallic paint.

[PICS] Corvettes at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show

[PICS] Corvettes at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show


Most of the major automakers blew into the Windy City last week to set up for the second round of the 2017 auto show circuit here in the US. The 2017 Chicago Auto Show is now in full swing and runs though February 20th.

A special thanks to CorvetteBlogger reader Laud Okoh for providing us with these photos from the show.

[ACCIDENT] Police Seek Driver of a Corvette in Three Car Crash

[ACCIDENT] Police Seek Driver of a Corvette in Three Car Crash
Photo Credit: Gino Donato/Sudbury Star


A three-vehicle collision in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada left a Corvette badly mangled last Thursday. Now, police are actively searching for the Corvette’s driver who fled after the accident.

[VIDEO] National Corvette Museum Begins Restoration of the 1962 Sinkhole Corvette

National Corvette Museum Begins Restoration of the 1962 Sinkhole Corvette
Photo Credit: National Corvette Museum


It’s hard to believe, but it’s already been 3 years since the massive sinkhole opened up inside the Skydome of the National Corvette Museum.

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Feb. 12th

Corvette Delivery Dispatch with National Corvette Seller Mike Furman for Feb. 12th


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 is as busy as always and his reach covers the USA with Corvettes going to customers from California, Texas, Arizona, Wisconsin and more! And no he doesn’t have an assistant! Check out the photos of this week’s deliveries plus a huge batch of barn finds and vintage Corvette photos await!

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

Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch Receives Approval for Residential Expansion

Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch Receives Approval for Residential Expansion


So you enjoy driving your Corvette at the Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in Pahrump, Nevada?

Well, now, it appears you may be able to live there, too.

Registration is Open for Bloomington Gold 2017

Registration is open for Bloomington Gold 2017


It’s never too early to start thinking about car show season!

Up here in the Midwest the warmer months can’t get here soon enough which is why we’re happy to report that registration for Bloomington Gold is now open. We’re already fantasizing about the warm Indiana sunshine while we wander the infield of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This year’s show runs June 22nd – 24th, 2017.

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