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2018 Funfest in the Midwest at Motorsports Park Hastings

EFFINGHAM, Ill. _ Chevrolet dealer Harchelroad Motors in Imperial, Neb., and Corvette aftermarket parts and accessories manufacturer Mid America Motorworks in Effingham, Ill. are teaming up to present Corvette enthusiasts with a new weekend celebrating Corvettes of all vintages. The event will be June 1-3, 2018, with three full days of...

Corvette Funfest 2017 to celebrate 1967 ‘Vette

The 2017 Corvette Funfest in Effingham, Ill. will honor the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Corvette. Mid America Motorworks will host the event Sept. 14-17. The Largest Corvette Party in the World will celebrate the 1967 Corvette Sting Ray. Corvette Funfest attracts thousands of Corvette Enthusiasts from around the country, as...

Funfest for Air-Cooled VW 2016 to Honor Corky Yager

EFFINGHAM, Ill. _­ This year’s Funfest for Air-Cooled VW set for June 3-5 will honor the late Corky Yager, who died in March. Yager was the brother of Mid-America Motorworks CEO Mike Yager and was influential in Mike’s decision to become involved in supplying parts and services for VW hobbyists. He...

VW Funfest returning in June

Mid America Motorworks’ Funfest for Air-Cooled VW 2016 registration is now open. Mid America  will welcome thousands of Air-Cooled and Water-Cooled VWs, and their enthusiastic owners, to Effingham, Ill., June 3-5. Volkswagen Evolution is the theme, as the weekend celebrates the 70-year evolution of Volkswagens, from the company’s establishment in 1946, through...

Aftermarket company provides online hub for Corvette Clubs

As Mid America Motorworks continues developing a robust e-commerce platform to deliver knowledge and information about the Corvette hobby, the aftermarket parts and accessories company has added a dedicated section to the website for all things Clubs. “Corvette Clubs are the lifeblood of the hobby. We want to help Clubs connect...

Historic racing Corvette on display at the MY Garage Museum

EFFINGHAM, Ill. – Guests at the annual Corvette Funfest Charity Event raised funds for the newly established David R. McLellan Engineering Endowed Scholarship. They also happened to be present for a very special unveiling, as Mid America Motorworks founder and Chief Cheerleader Mike Yager introduced the Corvette GTP, on permanent loan...

Mid America Motorworks partners with ‘Corvette Nation’ TV series

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 in September 2013. The 13-episode series revolves around America’s favorite sports...