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Corvette Museum Honors Nation's Veterans During Military Appreciation Month

With Veteran’s Day just a week away, the National Corvette Museum is joining in the celebration in a big way with several special events as part of its annual “Military Appreciation Month” in November.

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2014 Corvette Stingray Not Included in GM's Military Discount Program

GM’s recently upgraded Military Discount Program gives our men and women in the Armed Forces incentives to buy many different kinds of vehicles from General Motors, including Chevrolet, Buick, and GMC.

But soldiers who have their hearts set on a 2014 Corvette Stingray are going to be disappointed because GM has decided to leave the new C7 out of the discount program thanks to its overwhelming popularity.

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[PICS] Vettes and Jets on the Lex 2013

by Keith Cornett on September 19, 2013

[PICS] Vettes and Jets on the Lex 2013

One of the coolest recurring Corvette shows that happens once every couple of years is Vettes and Jets on the Lex. Over 300 Corvettes are loaded onto the flight deck of the retired aircraft carrier USS Lexington for a two day Corvette show. The Corvettes are parked next to many of the retired jets from our Armed Forces and proceeds of the event goes to support The Wounded Warrior Project.

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Top Gun Air Force Pilot Buys a 2013 Corvette 427 Convertible

We got a great new Corvette owner story from Corvette sales specialist Mike Furman at Criswell Corvette. Mike shared with us a note he received from Air Force Colonel Gordy “Fuze” Dexter, a combat pilot with 200 missions under his belt who has also won Top Gun 17 times. Mike was able to put Gordy into a Cyber Gray 2013 Corvette 427 and let’s just say the Colonel is impressed!

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Corvette Museum Celebrates Vets and Vettes with Military Appreciation Month

Vets and Vettes just naturally go together, don’t they?

They definitely will during November as the National Corvette Museum again celebrates Military Appreciation Month with all kinds of special events.

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Marine Arrives Home in a Classic Corvette After Tour in Afghanistan

Father’s Day took an especially meaningful turn this year for an Oak Lawn, Illinois family, and a classic Corvette was right there in the mix.

Escorted by a convoy of Warrior Watch Riders, Lance Marine L Cpl Joseph Harr came rolling up Sunday afternoon in a 1962 red Corvette, home for a few days from a tour in Afghanistan.

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Soldier Returns From Overseas, Surprised by Restored Corvette

Article contributed by Mitch Talley

There’s nothing that says America much better than a Corvette and a soldier.

Put the two together, and you’ve definitely got a winning combination.

Add in a loving wife, a whale of a surprise, and the camaraderie of the Corvette community, and well, it doesn’t get much better than that!

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National Corvette Museum Honors Wounded Warriors

by Guest Contributor on June 2, 2011

National Corvette Museum Honors Wounded Warriors

Article contributed by Mark Leevan

April Kauffman had a dream when she toured the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky. What if the Wounded Warriors from nearby Fort Campbell and Fort Knox could be honored with a special caravan from the posts to the Museum. Her two-year dream came true when cars picked up troops from the two army bases and delivered them to the National Corvette Museum and General Motors’ Bowling Green Assembly Plant for a full day of activities.

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