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Corvettes on eBay: Custom 2006 Corvette Z06 Racer has Johnny O’Connell’s Seal of Approval

Corvettes on eBay: Custom 2006 Corvette Z06 Racer has Johnny O'Connell's Seal of Approval


Back in the days when Corvette Hall of Famer Johnny O’Connell was racing the C6.Rs with Corvette Racing, he had a friend named Dan Fastuca who attended many of the races and would often help out in the pits. Dan had a large mohawk and played guitar in a metal band and he was something of race car driver himself.

1963 Corvette Racer Resurrected After 50 Year Hibernation

1963 Corvette Racer Resurrected After 50 Year Hibernation
Photo Credit: Hot Rod


We always love hearing about a great barn find Corvette or other forgotten Muscle Car. When that Corvette turns out to be old racer, like this 17,000 mile 1963 recently pulled from a Pennsylvania garage after several decades of sleep, the story gets just that much better.

Detroit Art Exhibition to Feature Over 100 Vintage and Rare Corvette Drawings

Detroit Art Exhibition to Feature over 100 Vintage and Rare Corvette Drawings
Larry Shinoda, circa 1960.


Detroit’s Scarab Club will be hosting a gallery exhibition called “American Dreaming, Corvette: 7 Generations and Beyond” which will include original drawings and models from General Motors designers between 1952 to 2014.

Dallas Corvette Club Steps Up to Help Elderly Scam Victim

Dallas Corvette Club Steps Up to Help Elderly Scam Victim


At the holidays, it’s always nice to hear about a good deed.

Since this is a Corvette blog, it’s even nicer to report the good deeds of a Corvette club in Dallas, Texas.

After hearing that a great-grandmother was scammed out of almost $1,000, the Unique Corvette Club of Dallas-Fort Worth decided to make Christmas brighter for Ola Donalson, revving up their motors to bring money and prayers to her home on Saturday.

[REVIEW] The ONYX Corvette Car Cover from Corvette America

We Review the ONYX Corvette Car Cover from Corvette America


Corvette owners know that one of the must-have accessories for their Corvettes is a quality car cover. Car covers come in different blends of material depending on whether they are for indoor use or are designed to protect your Corvette from the elements when parked outdoors, so picking the right Corvette car cover for how it will be used is important.

Like the majority of Corvette owners, my Tuxedo Black 1966 Corvette resides in my garage, so I can go with a lighter material cover as I am more concerned about keeping the dust off the black paint as well as the occasional paw prints from our cat.

A few months back at Corvettes at Carlisle, I was visiting with our friends at Corvette America and we discussed doing a review of their branded ONYX car cover which looked perfect for my needs. So in the mail comes a box from CorvetteAmerica.com and inside that box is the ONYX Corvette Car Cover for the C2 Corvette.

Attorney Says Do Your Homework to Avoid Fate of the Stolen 1964 Corvette

Attorney Says Do Your Homework to Avoid Fate of the Stolen 1964 Corvette


We told you a few days ago about the Corvette “owner” who had to surrender his beloved 1964 Sting Ray because unbeknownst to him, it had actually been stolen from the original owner some 40 years earlier.

Now, an attorney/writer from Michigan named Steve Lehto is giving his take on the unfortunate legalities of such situations in a story just posted on roadandtrack.com.

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing’s Milner and Gavin Talk C7.R Safety on Mobil 1 The Grid

[VIDEO] Corvette Racing's Milner and Gavin talk C7.R Safety on Mobil 1 The Grid


You always hear about race teams talking about drivers safety but at Corvette Racing, it’s a top priority.

Crashes will always be part of racing and lord knows we’ve seen some bad ones over the years in both the C6.Rs and C7.Rs. Thankfully, our drivers have always been able to walk away to race another day.

Corvettes on eBay: Rare Fiberfab Centurion ’59 Stingray Racer

Corvettes on eBay: Rare Fiberfab Centurion '59 Stingray Racer


Legendary Corvette designers Bill Mitchell, Pete Brock, and Larry Shinoda combined to design the equally legendary Stingray racer concept car in 1959.

That car is now in the GM Design Studio collection.

But now you have a chance to own a visual facsimile of the Stingray racer at a much more reasonable “Buy It Now” price of $59,990 on eBay.

Today Only! Save 13% on Corvette Accessories and Apparel at Corvette Central

Save 13% on Corvette Accessories and Apparel at Corvette Central


Today is December 13th and also the day for Corvette Central’s 24-hour sale featuring 13% off Corvette accessories and apparel. No coupon code is needed so jump right in and get the gear for the Corvette enthusiast on your list, even if that’s you!

But you better downshift and floor it to visit www.CorvetteCentral.com as this sale ends at midnight tonight. Some restrictions apply.

 

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