Tag Archives: Corvette

$3.2 million Corvette a ‘blue chip investment’

Dana Mecum sold this rare L88 1967 Corvette roadster for a record price of $3.2 million. It is one of 20 such cars built, and combined with its documented race history and the emotion behind the sale, bidding went through the roof.

Dana Mecum sold this rare L88 1967 Corvette roadster for a record price of $3.2 million. It is one of 20 such cars built, and combined with its documented race history and the emotion behind the sale, bidding went through the roof. More »

Categories: Auction News, Hobby News, Muscle Cars | Tags: , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mid America Motorworks partners with ‘Corvette Nation’ TV series

0919 funfest

Corvette aftermarket company to sponsor series around America’s sports car Mid America Motorworks will be a Presenting Sponsor for Goin’ Mobile Video Productions’ new, original TV series titled “Corvette Nation.” The Series will be broadcast on Discovery’s Velocity Channel starting … More »

Categories: Hobby News, Muscle Cars | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Vettes to take center stage at Fall Charlotte

0905-fallcharlotte

CONCORD, N.C.– Has it really been 60 years since the world fell in love with Chevrolet’s Corvette? Fans of  “America’s Sports Car” will have a chance to rekindle that romance with a dynamic Corvette 60th anniversary display at the Sept. … More »

Categories: Car Show News, Hobby News | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

H-H-H-Here’s Jay… and Rick Hendrick in the 2014 Stingray

Screen shot 2013-08-22 at 2.55.43 PM

Iconic comedian, talk-show host, and noted Corvette collector Jay Leno commandeered motorcade of classic ‘Vettes from years gone by whilst behind the wheel of the new, highly anticipated 2014 Stingray. More »

Categories: Hobby News | Tags: , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Owls Head Transportation Museum’s 36th annual auto auction Saturday

This 1934 Timmis/ Ford V8 Roadster is one of just 21 ever made. It is among the fine vehicles to be offered for sale at the 36th Annual New England Auto Auction on Saturday, Aug. 17.

Owls Head Transportation Museum’s 36th Annual New England Auto Auction is this Saturday, Aug. 17. More »

Categories: Auction News, Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekend celebration to launch ’60 Years of ‘Vette’ display at ACM

0808 vettelogo

Beginning Aug. 9, ACM will become a Corvette hotbed as the museum celebrates six decades of America’s quintessential sports car with the debut of the “60 Years of Vette” exhibit. More »

Categories: Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Car of the Week: 1960 Chevrolet Corvette

1960-Corvette-main2

Jim Thibodeau probably isn’t like most Corvette owners. He didn’t dream about owning “the Great American Sports Car,” and he wasn’t even window shopping when he bought his 1960 Corvette 29 years ago. More »

Categories: Car of the Week | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

Dream Cars: When imagination soars – and some cars do, too

2009 The Transition Roadable Aircraft (Photo courtesy of Terrafugia)

Heritage Museums & Gardens opens for the season April 13 with its 2013 special exhibit – “Driving Our Dreams: Imagination in Motion” – which will pay homage to the great car concepts and designers who pushed the boundaries of automobile design and technology. More »

Categories: Editor's Picks, Features, Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

First Glance: Corvettes ‘Spring Ahead’ at March 9 GAA Auction

DSC00608

Corvettes grabbed the spotlight at the GAA Classic Spring Sale, held from March 7-9 at The Palace in Greensboro N.C. More »

Categories: Auction News, Auction Sold Prices, Hobby News | Tags: | Leave a comment

Corvette Day celebrates 60 years of sports car

The 2014 Corvette takes center stage.

The Petersen Automotive Museum will celebrate the 60th anniversary of “America’s Sports Car,” the Chevrolet Corvette, with a tribute March 1-2. More »

Categories: Hobby News, Museum News | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment