In the “I see dumb people” department, a couple idiots tried stealing a Corvette, but didn’t know how to drive a stick shift. In Pittsburgh, California, burglars ransacked the home of Tom Torlakson, the California Superintendent of Public Instruction and searched for the keys to his Corvette. However, what the two thieves didn’t know is […]
10-10-2014: Woman killed, passenger in critical condition following 1969 Corvette racing crash EVERETT, WASHINGTON – One woman is dead and her passenger in critical condition after what police describe as a racing incident ended in a violent crash in Everett. The Washington State Patrol says the 24-year-old driver of a blue Corvette lost control and […]
OPB | Sept. 18, 2014 2 p.m. | Portland Portland, Oregon – Anyone out there missing a 1969 Corvette? It would have been stolen from your Portland home sometime in 1988. What might be the world’s longest search for a stolen cars ended last month when U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents discovered five stolen […]
SouthtownStar A Chicago-Sun Times Publication Police say a homeless man who happened upon a convertible Corvette with the keys in the ignition took the car for a spin to a local strip club. The victim, a 46-year-old Beecher man, left his red 1981 Corvette with an open top parked in front of the Chicago Heights […]
By Paul Kampe Macomb Daily Gordon Ondrisek of Rochester Hills was thrilled to find a parking spot along Willits and North Old Woodward in Birmingham at the end of Saturday’s Woodward Dream Cruise. Ondrisek and his wife, Arlene, met friends for dinner at the nearby Pita Cafe around 6:15 p.m. When they left the restaurant […]
By Erika Stark, Calgary Herald July 23, 2014 5:51 PM Kenneth Jelley was just starting to come to grips with the fact that he may never see his 41-year companion again. The Calgary man was heartbroken July 13 when Betsy, his beloved 1962 Chevrolet Corvette convertible, was stolen from outside his apartment in southeast Calgary. […]
Police hoping to recover rare ’62 Chevy Corvette reportedly stolen from elderly owner CBC News Posted: Jul 21, 2014 12:17 PM MT CALGARY, CANADA – Kenneth Jelley calls his classic Corvette his pride and joy. He even gave it a nickname — Betsey. But about week ago, Jelley found his car had vanished. He reported […]
GM Press Release: DETROIT – George Talley and his prized ’79 Chevrolet Corvette were reunited at General Motors’ world headquarters today, just three miles from where the car was stolen from him 33 years ago.