Two years ago today, the floor of the Skydome opened up and a bizarre chapter in Corvette history was written. The leadership team of the National Corvette Museum, chose to turn this into an exciting and ongoing learning opportunity with the construction of the Corvette Cave In exhibit. Presented here for posterity is the Grand […]
At approximately, 5:45am on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, the unthinkable occurred caught on video. A 60-foot-long, 45-foot-wide, 30-foot-deep sinkhole developed under the ground of the Skydome at the National Corvette Museum (NCM) swallowing eight collectible Corvettes. A couple of these Corvettes were privately owned and on loan to the NCM for display. Others were prototypes […]
The National Corvette Museum has announced Bob Bondurant (racing), Ralph Kramer (GM/Chevrolet) and Donna Mae Mims (enthusiast) will be the 2016 inductees to the Corvette Hall of Fame.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – After more than four months and 1,200 man-hours of painstaking craftsmanship, restoration of the milestone 1 millionth Corvette – a white 1992 convertible – is complete.
Milestone damaged when earth opened beneath National Corvette Museum 2015-06-10 GM Press Release WARREN, Mich. – Craftspeople and technicians at the General Motors Design Center are painstakingly restoring the historic 1 millionth Chevrolet Corvette damaged nearly 16 months ago when a sinkhole opened beneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky. The restoration crew […]
On any given day, you can turn on the news and see that lately, there is no shortage of general lunacy running rampant these days. It seems the National Corvette Museum is not immune to this lunacy as well. WBKO TV out of Bowling Green, Kentucky reported yesterday that an idiot called the Bowling Green […]
Internal Shop Will Maintain Museum’s Growing Corvette Collection 2013 and 2014 were record years for car donations at the National Corvette Museum, with 13 being received last year, and 12 in 2013 bringing the grand total of Museum-owned Corvettes to 62. For several years the goal has been to launch a department focused solely on […]
Source: Surf Kentucky News BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (3/6/15) — While you may have seen truckloads of brand new Corvettes traveling the interstates ready for delivery to dealerships across the country, a large number of America’s sports car are also delivered just across the street from the world’s only GM Corvette Assembly Plant to the National […]