Terry Dietrich was still a teenager in 1972 when she decided to splurge on the car of her dreams, a bright blue Corvette Stingray. Six months later, her world was shattered when her precious car was stolen.
It’s amazing what some losers will do to steal an automobile; especially when it’s a Corvette. According to The York Dispatch newspaper out of York County, Pennsylvania, a bright orange, 1977 Corvette was stolen via flatbed while it was currently undergoing some restoration work at a local shop over the Easter holiday. Owner, Charles Estelle […]
From Jennifer Smith’s Facebook page: 1965 CORVETTE Blue with White soft Top stolen sometime between Tuesday 4/7/15 & Wednesday 4/8/15 from Usk Washington. This car was stolen from my Grandfather who’s in his 70’s! Also stolen was a small trailer possibly holding an air compressor, generator and an 80cc Honda motorcycle! If you know the […]
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 […]