By Erin Tracy The Modesto Bee MODESTO, CALIFORNIA – A man driving a convertible Corvette west of Modesto on Monday crashed into a power pole and might have lost his thumb after his car rolled several times, according to the California Highway Patrol. The car was driving north on Finney Road north of Beckwith Road […]
Misc. Corvette News
By Sarah Peters | The Express-Times Classic car collector Luigi Capilupi had finally found the Corvette he always wanted, but on the day it was supposed to arrive, he learned it was in a crash on Interstate 80 East last weekend. Antonio Capilupi said he and his father found the 1977 Corvette on eBay and […]
Team seeking fourth straight GT Le Mans victory in TUDOR Championship Gavin, Milner enter as defending race winners Garcia, Magnussen lead GTLM driver championship Watkins Glen victory moved Chevrolet into manufacturer points lead DETROIT – After winning a round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship at an unfamiliar venue, Corvette Racing heads this weekend to […]
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.
FAIRFAX, Va.--(Business Wire)--Progressing the science and capabilities of lubricants in high-performance applications, ExxonMobil and Corvette Racing are extending their collaborative partnership that provides Mobil 1™ lubricant technology and engineering support to the Corvette Racing team and the Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs.
KVUE ABC DRIPPING SPRINGS, TX — Gary Hale had no idea the value of a car he bought for $500 when he came back to Texas from serving in Vietnam in 1970. “There was no chrome on it. No emblem on the front. The steering wheel was different,” said Hale. The veteran drove the car […]
by Ron Cherry Special to The Union June 20, 2014 1955 Vettes are rare in and of themselves. Only 700 were made. Of those, the National Corvette Restorer’s Society (the gurus of collectable Vettes) has less than 100 registered as still in existence. Compared to the first-ever Vette, the 1953 ½, it’s a low survival […]
Melissa Burden The Detroit News Warren, MI —In the upcoming action-blockbuster “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” expect to see a bolder, stronger and more dramatic Chevrolet Camaro that transforms into the plucky Autobot named Bumblebee — as well as a Corvette Stingray, Chevy Sonic Rally Car and Chevy Trax. You might even see GM’s top designer, […]