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[PIC] Chevrolet Hoists a Corvette Z06 and Silverado above Detroit's Comerica Park Baseball Field

Spring is in the air.

Oh, and so is a Corvette Z06 and a Silverado pickup truck.

On Thursday morning, the two Chevys were hoisted high above the Detroit Tiger’s baseball stadium in what has become an annual rite of spring. The Corvette and Silverado will grace the Chevrolet Fountain at Comerica Park when the team takes the field during Major League Baseball’s opening day ceremony in just a few days.

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Zip Corvette’s Great Eight Sale

by Keith Cornett on April 2, 2015

Zip Corvette's Nets and Vettes Special Offer is Back!

Our frinds at Zip Corvette Parts are continuing their March Madness promotions with a Great Eight Sale. Here are eight of Zip Corvette’s favorite Corvette parts which have been discounted up to 20%. No codes are necessary but you need to get shopping because the Great Eight Sale ends Friday at Midnight.

Zip Corvette Parts has been providing quality Corvette parts and accessories to Corvette owners for over 35 years. Visit Zip Corvette today on the web at www.Zip-Corvette.com.

We’d also recommend signing up on Zip Corvette’s email list so product specials and discount offers like this are delivered directly to your email box.

 

Ridetech's 48 Hour Corvette Dominates Optima Ultimate Street Car Event in Texas

We told you a few days ago about the big crew that worked feverishly to rebuild a 1972 Corvette with a collection of updated high-performance parts.

After pulling off what’s become known as the 48-Hour Corvette, the folks at RideTech tested the car at the National Corvette Museum Motorsports Park just a few days later and was ecstatic with its performance.

Now they’re even happier after already celebrating their first win with the Corvette last weekend at the Optima Ultimate Street Car event in Fort Worth, Texas!

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[VIDEO] Sheriff's Undercover Corvette Stingray with PDR Helps Bust Street Racers in Texas

Hey, Corvette drivers, if you want to race, take it to the track.

Don’t endanger the lives of innocent people trying to prove your manhood on public streets.

Eight people apparently didn’t heed that advice in Harris County, Texas on Friday, March 20, as they were arrested for street racing on the same weekend as a major drag racing event in town, the TX2K.

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C3 Corvette Wrapped with Pepperoni is the Greatest Pizza Delivery Vehicle Ever
Photo Credit: Jenn Harris/Los Angeles Times

It might not be the most beautiful Corvette ever, but it sure looks like the most edible.

This C3 Corvette covered with pepperoni pizza (well, actually just decals) was one of the most popular photo ops during the 31st annual International Pizza Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Corvettes on eBay: Super Rare 1 of 10 1969 Baldwin-Motion Phase III GT Corvette

If you’re a fan of just about any type of car, but especially if you’re a Corvette fan, a web browsing trip through eBay Motors on a regular basis is almost required—you just never knows what rare, odd, unusual, or just plain cool cars will show up. Currently being offered for sale is a super rare 1969 Baldwin-Motion Phase III GT Corvette with only 46,160 miles on the odometer. The auction ends Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 3:06 p.m. You can be sure that the current bid of $55,655 will not be close to the selling price. So far there have been 14 bids and, needless to say, the reserve has not been met.

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New Driving Events Planned for the Bloomington Gold 2015 Corvette Show

June 25th – 27th is slowly creeping closer and we’re currently just under 3 months away from Bloomington Gold 2015. With the show’s move to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it’s only natural that a full slate of driving events is planned for this year’s event. In addition to the traditional Gold Tour, Gold Autocross, and GM Test Drives attendees can now also take part in several other activities on the legendary Brickyard track as well.

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Rare 1964 Corvette Fuelie Tanker Heading to Mecum Houston

A few weeks ago, we told you about a 1965 Big Tank Corvette Coupe that went on the auction block at Hollywood Wheels Amelia Island Select auction in Florida in mid-March.

Now another Big Tank Coupe, this time a 1964 model, will be auctioned off at the Mecum Auction in Houston, Texas set for April 9-11.

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[ACCIDENT] 2008 Corvette Rear Ends a Toyota in the Ukraine

While wrecking a Corvette seems like a purely American past-time, occasionally we come across a foreign news report of a crashed Corvettes like this red 2008 Convertible we spotted on a Ukrainian website. Like many of the crashes we document here, this one appears to be caused by too much throttle and not enough brakes.

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Under the progressive leadership of Executive Director Wendell Strode and his enthusiastic staff of Corvette aficionados, the National Corvette Museum (NCM) has announced the creation of its new Vehicle Maintenance and Preservation Department. The new organization will be responsible for maintaining and preserving the ever-increasing number of NCM-owned vehicles. The 12 cars donated in 2013 plus the 13 cars the NCM received in 2014 bring to 62 the total number of cars now owned by the Museum.

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