2018 SVRA Vintage Race Schedule

2018 SVRA Vintage Race Schedule

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA)  announced a 14-race weekend for 2018, featuring a new Pro-Am race for legends of NASCAR at Virginia International Raceway on September 22. The SVRA schedule continues to complement the professional Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli to leverage growth for the two series as they will share eight race weekends. 2018 SVRA Vintage Race Schedule February 16-18 | Bob Williams Heritage Cup Races & Driving School, Roebling Road, GA March 1-4 | Sebring Vintage Classic, Sebring Intl Raceway, FL, with IGT, Trans Am March 23-25 | High Desert Challenge, Willow Springs, CA, with VARA March 28-31 | Road Atlanta Grand Prix, Road Atlanta Raceway, with Trans Am April 27-29 | SoCal Historic Sports Car Festival, Auto Club Speedway, CA, with Trans Am May 17-20 | Spring Vintage Festival, Road America, WI,…
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2018 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship Schedule

2018 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship Schedule

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
The 48th season of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) GT Championship and the 5th as the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship will begin January 27 with the 24 Hours of Daytona.  The 2018 schedule was released and features twelve rounds. [pdf-embedder url="http://vette-vues.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Schedule-_-WeatherTech-SportsCar-Championship.pdf" title="2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Schedule"]   Check out our other Corvette Events in our Corvette Calendar. http://vette-vues.com/chevy-earns-2nd-consecutive-imsa-gt-le-mans-manufacturer-title-2017/ http://vette-vues.com/corvette-magazine-subscriptions/
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2018 Historic Sportscar Racing Schedule

2018 Historic Sportscar Racing Schedule

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
2018 Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Race-Event Schedule* March 14 - 17: 66th Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring HSR Exhibition - Sebring International Raceway, Sebring FloridaApril 26 - 29: 41st Classic Motorsports Mitty - Road Atlanta, Braselton, Georgia June 1 - 3: VIR Historic Races - VIRginia International Raceway, Danville, Virginia July 12 - 15: Sommet des Légendes - Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant, Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada September 20 - 23: Atlanta Fall Historics - Road Atlanta, Braselton, GeorgiaOctober 25 - 28: Savannah Speed Classic - Grand Prize Circuit on Hutchinson Island, Savannah, Georgia November 7 - 11: HSR Daytona Classic and the HSR Daytona Historics - Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, Florida November 28 - December 2: HSR Classic 12 Hour at Sebring, Pistons, and Props, presented by the Alan Jay Automotive Network, and the HSR Sebring Historic Races…
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2017 XIK Widebody Kit C7 Corvette Stingray

2017 XIK Widebody Kit C7 Corvette Stingray

2017 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Custom XIK Widebody C7 Corvette Stingray by Ivan Tampi Customs at SEMA 2017 C7 Corvette XIK, the latest works of Ivan Tampi Customs.  Ivan Tampi Customs had his latest 2017 C7 Corvette build along with his debut XIK Widebody 2016 GT Mustang in his booth at the Performance Pavilion #50215 this year at SEMA (2017). Ivan created his XIK Widebody kit as a limited edition for his exclusive one of a kind builds for his customers. So exclusive in fact that there is only 100 of the XIK widebody kits being produced and numbered for ITC. His new C7 Corvette creation has had the likes of customers from France to Thailand to Dubai and of course the USA.The kit is a hand laid carbon fiber package that is a direct bolt…
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2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition

2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette Photo Galleries
2009 Corvette GT1 Championship Edition [envira-gallery id="4596"] The Corvette GT1 Championship Edition celebrates the success of Corvette C6.R Racing over the years. Some details of the package include C6.R-inspired graphics featuring Corvette Racing ‘Jake,’ Championships, and driver flags; ZR1-style body color, full width spoiler and chrome wheels; and a special engine cover with carbon pattern and yellow Corvette lettering. This package is available in the Coupe 4LT ($65,310), Convertible 4LT ($71,815) or Z06 3LZ ($86,385). http://vette-vues.com/2009-chevrolet-corvette-convertible/ http://vette-vues.com/2009-chevrolet-corvette-zr1/ http://vette-vues.com/2009-chevrolet-corvette-stingray-concept-open-door-video/ http://vette-vues.com/current-issue-preview/ http://vette-vues.com/corvette-magazine-subscriptions/
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2009 CHEVROLET CORVETTE ZR1

2009 CHEVROLET CORVETTE ZR1

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information
[envira-gallery id="4592"] NEW FOR 2009 Supercharged 6.2L engine rated at 638 hp (476 kW)Upgraded six-speed manual transmission with dual-disc clutch technologyBrembo carbon-ceramic four-wheel disc brakesTwenty-spoke 19-inch (front) and 20-inch (rear) wheels in Sterling Silver or chromeZR1-specific Michelin Pilot Sport 2 tiresZR1-specific design features, including wider, carbon-fiber dual-port front fenders; carbon-fiber raised hood with window; and full-width, body-color rear spoilerExpanded use of carbon-fiber body panels, including visible carbon-fiber elements on the roof, rocker panels and front splitterStandard magnetic ride control specially developed for the ZR1Seats, sill plates and gauge cluster with the ZR1 logo; boost gauge in cluster and head-up displayUnique ZR1 vehicle identification number sequenceTop speed of 205 mph (330 km/h) PRODUCT INFORMATION 2009 CORVETTE ZR1: THE KING RETURNS The 2009 Corvette ZR1 is an American supercar that brings the…
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Toronto Fall Collector Car Auction Corvette Results

Toronto Fall Collector Car Auction Corvette Results

Corvettes at Auction
In this blog post, we will look at the Toronto Fall Collector Car Auction Corvette Results.  Wayne Ellwood got us some great photos and the Corvette prices from the 2017 COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION FALL EDITION in TORONTO, CANADA, OCTOBER 13-15, 2017. Collector Car Productions, Inc. can be reached by phone at 416-923-7500 or visit their website: https://www.collectorcarproductions.com/ Their next auction is at Mississauga, Ontario June 1-3, 2018. [caption id="attachment_4289" align="aligncenter" width="600"] List of the Toronto Fall Collector Car Auction 2017 Corvettes and Vette Sold Prices.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_4290" align="aligncenter" width="600"] List of the Toronto Fall Collector Car Auction 2017 Corvettes and Vette Sold Prices.[/caption] Our first car is also the highest dollar selling Corvette. "Lot # 115, the 1957 red-over-cream Corvette was the first car to grab my attention. Of course,…
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C5 Corvette Tiger Shark Body Kit

C5 Corvette Tiger Shark Body Kit

2001 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette History
In the December 2017 issue of Vette Vues Magazine Scott Teeters looks at the history of the "2001 Tiger Shark Concept Corvette".  In his article, he mentions that there are aftermarket full-body kits for C5 Corvettes available.   I happened to run across a press release for one of these kits dated June 24, 2015 and thought you might enjoy reading it. Here is the Corvette Tiger Shark Body Kit press release... C5 Corvette Tiger Shark Body Kit Now Available Through Detroit-based Innovative Vehicle Solutions for 1997-2004 Corvettes Re-release of famed Tiger Shark Kit that has been out of circulation for many years June 24, 2015 – Tiger Shark is back, and is being exposed to the public for the first time in over a decade at Bloomington Gold – where special re-launch pricing…
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Available Now: Corvette Legend Or Myth & Zora’s Marque of Excellence

Available Now: Corvette Legend Or Myth & Zora’s Marque of Excellence

Corvette News and Archives
Corvette Legend or Myth & Zora's Marque of Excellence Volume I - The "Real Story" of the 1953 Corvette & Zora's Passion By Kenneth w. Kayser Available now at www.tachometerpublishing.com Learn the real behind the scene story at Chevrolet Motor Division documented by Zora's files and those of Chevrolet executives Ed Cole, Maurice Olley, William Wolfram and many others. The Corvette Museum is passively delinquent attributing recognition of Corvette Founders; Harlow H. Curtice, John Dolza, and William Wolfram without whose perseverance there would be no Corvette and no museum... Harley Earl, Ed Cole and Zora Arkus-Duntov would all be deeply upset with the Corvette Museum's continued oversight. Discover Chevrolet's first two secret experimental Opel/Corvettes built in 1952 and early 1953. Discover how Chevrolet pulled off its "staged" June 30, 1953, Corvette production without any real…
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November 2017 Issue Preview | Vette Vues Magazine

November 2017 Issue Preview | Vette Vues Magazine

Corvette Magazine Back Issues, Vette Vues Magazine Issue Preview
Check out our November 2017 Issue Preview of Vette Vues Magazine and see what our subscribers are enjoying this month! You can order available back issues in our Online Store. [caption id="attachment_4246" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Corvette of the November 2017 Issue Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 46, Issue Number 4. On the Cover: From the Bloomington 1967 Gold Collection: The car is a 1967 327/350 Coupe and is one of 5 big tank cars in Richard Cohen's 63-67 big tank collection. Richard Cohen is the founder of Long Island Corvette Supply and passed away last January. Photographer: Helene Zasadny[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_4248" align="aligncenter" width="600"] #554 November 2017 Issue Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 46, Issue Number 4 List of Corvette Magazine Articles[/caption] #554 November 2017 Issue Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 46, Issue Number…
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