Hendrick, has a passion for purchasing the very first production serial numbers of many different automobiles and in Scottsdale, Hendrick did not disappoint. Three very special Corvettes; VIN No. 001, from 1955, ’56 and ’57, respectively were up for grabs and the gavel fell with Hendrick making the winning bid for all three. Along with […]
Misc. Corvette News
Last month, 1,501 Corvettes were delivered from the Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant. That's a 39% drop in production from the 2,453 units built in December 2015 and a 29.4% drop in production from the 2,127 units built in January 2015.
In this case, we have a C6 Corvette that has been highly modified. If you're into eye-singing paint colors, custom lighting, wild body mods and a sound system to rival any concert venue around, then this may be the Corvette for you!
CORVETTE DREAM GIVEAWAY FEATURES LINGENFELTER 2016 CORVETTE Z06 Signature Edition Convertible Serial #001 Created to Support Charities BRIGHTON, Mich. – It’s no secret the Lingenfelter brand has long had a strong connection to charitable giving. Now in its 10th year of partnering with the Corvette Dream Giveaway, Lingenfelter Performance Engineering has donated its products and […]
Retired GM Engineer, Jim Wallace, started his automotive career in 1970 when he went to work for the Holley Carburetor Company and made the move to General Motors in 1975. He bought his first Corvette in 1964 and over the years, assembled an impressive collection of rare and mostly unrestored Corvettes. His very first Corvette […]
These days, most teenagers get excited about Honda Civics and other small, low-slung imports. Corvettes are often thought of as a toy for an old guy going through a mid-life crisis. However, not so for one teenager from Puyallup, Washington. When Blake Nelson was born, Paul “Papa” Gaetz made a promise to his grandson that […]
Updated: 12-20-2016 Detroit – General Motors has announced that they will temporarily shut down five of their assembly plants for one to three weeks in January due to a glut of inventory on dealer lots and a consumer shift toward purchasing more trucks and SUVs. Approximately 10,000 employees will receive company supplemental pay and unemployment […]
The Corvette has been produced for seven generations over the past 63 years. Known throughout the world as “America’s Sports Car,” the Corvette embodies the concept of innovation. On June 30, 1953, the first Corvette came off the assembly line. In 2008, the United States House of Representatives passed a resolution that June 30th would […]