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[VIDEO] Jimmie Johnson and His 1971 SEMA Corvette Visit Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno is back on prime-time TV with Jay Leno’s Garage – his new 1-hour show aired Wednesday evening at 10 pm on CNBC. It’s everything we love about Jay and his cars so go now and set your DVR for the show.

If you missed the show, there was a great piece that aired towards the end with a custom Corvette and a certain NASCAR driver you might be familiar with!

Corvettes on eBay: Wild 1970 Corvette with Psychedelic Paint Job

Back in the day, a lot of car magazines featured C3 Corvettes painted wildly.

The Stingray just seemed to be one of those cars that was perfect for painting that way. We remember one in particular painted red, white and blue with white stars on it.

Now you can take another trip back to the Psychedelic ’70s in this 1971 Corvette Coupe.

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Via CorvetteVideos.TV

Enjoy this drive around video of a restored 1971 Corvette accompanied by a soundtrack straight from the ’70s.

1971 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. Restored by RPM-Styling. Restoration of vintage vehicles, muscle cars, classic cars, oldtimers, hot rods, customs, street rods, pro tourers.

Visit CorvetteVideos.TV for the best selection of hand-picked Corvette videos.


Police Seeking Clues After Thieves Strip Parts from a 1971 Corvette
File photo courtesy of CorvetteImages.com

Police in Chatsworth, Ontario, Canada are searching for a thief who knows his round around an automobile restoration shop.

Instead of stealing the whole 1971 Corvette stored in a house garage on Grey Road 40 in Grey County, Ontario, a thief just picked and chose what he wanted from the car: some $10,000 worth of parts that included a head valve, carburetor, ignition system, water pump, transmission, and drive shaft.

Corvettes on Ebay: 1971 Corvette Coupe with 522,000 miles

Sometimes it seems like every for sale ad you read has “low miles” written in it somewhere. That’s not the case with this 1971 Corvette coupe currently listed on Ebay. It’s spent the last 42 years with the same southern California owner and has logged a total of 522,000 miles since it was born. That’s basically the equivalent of a roundtrip visit to the moon.

1971 Corvette LS9 Engine Swap

Perhaps it’s only appropriate that a modern-day ZR1 Corvette engine would be placed in the original body style that started the ZR-1 (yes, with a hyphen back then) craze way back in 1970.

We first told you about this monster of a 1971 Corvette in July 2011, and now our friends at High Tech Corvette have put together a video that shows just what the modern LS9 ZR1 engine can do when planted in a 1971 Corvette. The LS9 even peeks out from under the hood through a clear opening that marks the C6 ZR1s.