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Before Power Wheels, There Was the Kiddie Corvette
Photo Credit: CarStories.com

We’ve featured the Power Wheels Corvette Stingray several times so we thought this great picture from The Petersen’s CarStories.com would be of interest to the “older kids”.

For those people who were young kids in the 1950s, being the proud owner of this Kiddie Corvette would surely have been a big thrill.

General Motors, in the midst of promoting its products in a big way in the mid-1950s, commissioned the Eska Company of Dubuque, Iowa to manufacture a one-third size pedal car of the 1956 Corvette, which had just been redesigned for the first time.

Junior Replicas' 1956 Corvette is a 2/3 Replica Go-Kart of The Real McCoy

If you can’t afford the real thing, this might be the next best thing.

The 1956 Chevrolet Corvette SR Prototype, also known as “The Real McCoy,” hammered for a cool $2.3 million* at Mecum Auctions back in January.

Now, this 2/3 replica, manufactured by well-respected Junior Replicas of Brazil, is currently available at Hemmings classifieds for a whole lot less – just $14,900.

It's Time for Kerbeck Corvette's 11th Annual Toys for Tots Caravan

Want to attend a really fun event that is guaranteed to put a smile on a child’s face this Christmas? Our friends at Kerbeck Corvette have once again teamed up with the United States Marine Corps Reserve League to host their 11th Annual Toys for Tots Caravan.

All Corvette owners are invited and the cost to participate is only one new, unwrapped toy in its original packaging. Click here to register!

Hot Wheels and Star Wars Introduce New Series with a Life-Sized Darth Vader Corvette

That tremor you felt in the force last week as millions of people suddenly cried out and then were silenced wasn’t the result of some interplanetary conflict. No, that collective gasp heard online was the unveiling of a new Hot Wheel’s Darth Vader show car at San Diego’s Comic-Con convention.

The Darth Vader car is the first in a new series of Star Wars character cars from Hot Wheels available this October.

The 2014 Corvette Stingray Becomes a Monopoly Game Token

If the budget won’t allow you to buy a new Stingray, maybe you can still get your Corvette fix thanks to Hasbro.

You just might not be able to enjoy the high-performance sports car the way you can with the real version!

Word comes this week that Hasbro, the maker of the popular Monopoly board game, has decided to include the 2014 Corvette Stingray in its collection of tokens.