Gerald Helmandollar, who had just picked up his new Corvette 45 minutes earlier is lucky to be alive after an 18-wheeler drove over the front-end of the car.
In 1992, the atmosphere at GM was bleak. Sales were down, and Chevrolet was quickly losing its excitement and brand identity by utilizing the sharing of parts across multiple platforms in order to decrease cost. As a result, the Corvette was on the chopping block and GM wanted the Corvette to die a slow death […]
18-year-old Sergio Herrera was driving home from dinner with his mom when they came across a 5-car crash on the 3900 block of Thousand Oaks Drive that was strewn over all four lanes of the road. According to one witness, the driver of a C5 Corvette was racing another driver in an Infiniti. When a […]
Hurricane Matthew slammed into the Florida coastline last week and left a path of destruction behind it as it moved up the coast past the Carolinas. A silver C5 Corvette was just one of its victims. According to Andy Fox of WAVY in Portsmouth, VA, the owner of this Corvette was out driving as the […]
It’s always a sad sight when you see a car go up in flames. It’s even more so when it’s a Corvette. In Cullman, Alabama, firefighters responded to a 911 call concerning a Corvette on fire at the intersection of Cleveland Avenue SW and Logan Street SW Tuesday afternoon. Upon arrival, the firefighters discovered a […]
This young lady was more than a little concerned when she and her boyfriend were asked to exit the Corvette during a routine traffic stop. She waits near the front of the car while the officer pats down her boyfriend. The officer finds something ‘suspicious’ in his pocket and orders the young man to get […]
Most people these days begin thinking about selling or trading in their used car when it starts to reach the 100,000 mile mark and most Corvette owners try to keep the mileage low on their Corvettes. However, for Mark in Florida, his 2000 Corvette doesn’t fall in either of these categories. Mark is the original […]
On June 9, 2015, we reported that James Rogers of Port Arthur, Texas and his beloved dog, passed away while locked inside his 2007 Corvette. A battery cable was found to be loose on his 2007 Corvette and as a result, the electronic door release button wouldn’t work to open the doors. As a result, […]