CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: SOGGY RESULT IN ROLEX 24 FOR CORVETTE C7.RS

CORVETTE RACING AT DAYTONA: SOGGY RESULT IN ROLEX 24 FOR CORVETTE C7.RS

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
Eventful start to program’s 21st season of competition DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2019) – In more than two decades of competition, Corvette Racing has faced its share of adversity and challenging conditions. The championship-winning program experienced the highs and lows of endurance racing Saturday and Sunday in a soggy start to the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The two Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs finished the Rolex 24 At Daytona despite some of the most treacherous conditions in the team’s 21-year history. Both Corvettes led the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class on multiple occasions in the opening half of the race before troubles beset Corvette Racing entries. The No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R driven by Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen and Mike Rockenfeller races to a 6th place finish…
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2020 Corvette GIFT GUIDE

2020 Corvette GIFT GUIDE

Father's Day Corvette Gifts, Store
Check out our 2020 Corvette GIFT GUIDE with The Best Gifts for Vette Lovers! Here are seven questions that might help you decide what is the perfect gift for a Corvette Enthusiast. First, ask yourself, "What does my man/woman like to do? "Are they a sports enthusiast, a world traveler, or a Car Enthusiast?Do they make their hobby their full-time job?If not tinkering with their Corvette, shining the car, then are they driving it?Do they have more pictures of the car than the dog, kids, or grandkids?When they tell a story, do they love to tell great stories about their Corvette?What do they love reading about? Corvettes? Do any of these apply to your man, woman, or friend? If you answered yes to more than one of these questions, you…
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CHAMPION CORVETTE RACERS DESIGN UNIQUE DRIVERS SERIES MODELS

CHAMPION CORVETTE RACERS DESIGN UNIQUE DRIVERS SERIES MODELS

2019 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette History
Special edition vehicles honor winning Corvette Racing drivers with four distinctive appearances 2019-01-25 Introducing the 2019 Corvette Drivers Series — special-edition Grand Sport models designed in collaboration with the Corvette Racing team. DAYTONA, Fla. — Chevrolet today introduced the 2019 Corvette Drivers Series special edition Grand Sport models designed in collaboration with the Corvette Racing team. Each of the four versions has a specific exterior color and unique graphics package inspired by Corvette Racing drivers Tommy Milner, Oliver Gavin, Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia. “The Corvette Drivers Series celebrates Corvette Racing’s winning legacy, which is driven by a world-class team of drivers from around the globe,” said Steve Majoros, director of Chevrolet passenger car and crossover marketing. “Each driver worked with Chevrolet designers on the graphics for their respective edition, giving…
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2019 Corvette Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

2019 Corvette Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Corvette News and Archives
The National Corvette Museum has announced the following inductees to be recognized as part of the 22nd Annual Corvette Hall of Fame Ceremony in 2019: Dollie Cole in the category of Enthusiast; Briggs Cunningham in the category of Racing; and Tom Peters in the category of GM/Chevrolet. These three individuals will be recognized with the highest honor bestowed by the Museum for their contributions to the past, present, and future of Corvette. The 2019 Corvette Hall of Fame recipients will be inducted into the Corvette Hall of Fame during a ceremony and banquet on Friday, August 30, 2019. Their induction will take place as part of the Museum’s 25th Anniversary Celebration August 28 – 31, 2019. Dollie Cole - Enthusiast Dollie Ann Cole Dollie Ann Cole was a force of…
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February 2019 Issue Preview Vette Vues Magazine

February 2019 Issue Preview Vette Vues Magazine

Corvette Magazine Back Issues, Vette Vues Magazine Issue Preview
In this issue, we have some great Corvette features: Roy Oberg's 1969 Custom Corvette, Larry Taylor's 1963 Grand Sport #004 Replica, Dennis Gagnon's 1958, and the Corvette called the "Scorpion".  We also get a look at the Texas Chapter NCRS Lone Star Regional, the Concours of America at St John's Inn, and a look back at the 62n IPL 500 Festival Parade.  We all enjoy driving our Corvettes, well you are sure to enjoy reading about a group of Corvettes that travel across the country.  In our Tech department, we look at High Tech Solid Axles and the Top 10 Maintenance Mistakes.  For the model car and promo, collectors check out our Model Scene and Toy Vues.  In Rear Vues we are looking the 1978 Vintage Corvette magazine ads.  As…
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Two 1969 L88s Go to Auction

Two 1969 L88s Go to Auction

1969 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives, Corvettes at Auction
In this blog post, we are continuing our look at some of the unique Corvettes at the Mecum Kissimmee Auction that is going on right now (January 3-13, 2019). Would you like to own a 1969 L88 Corvette? Better yet, how about two? Mecum Auction in Kississimee is offering two Tuxedo Black L88s as a pair. Lot F151 will cross the block Friday, January 11 at the Florida auction . . . The World Largest Collector Car Auction! We've done a lot of coverage this year in Vette Vues Magazine on the L88s including extensive coverage of the Bloomington Gold L88 Explosion that took place in June at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (October 2018 Issue) where there were twenty-four 1969 L88s on display! As you will remember, 1969 was the…
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Congratulations to Mark Reuss Just Named General Motors President

Congratulations to Mark Reuss Just Named General Motors President

Corvette News and Archives
General Motors (NYSE: GM) announced on January 3, 2019, the appointment of Mark Reuss as company president, effective immediately. Reuss currently leads the Global Product Group and Cadillac and will now assume responsibility for the Quality organization. General Motors Vice President Global Product Integrity Ken Morris and GM Executive Vice President Global Product Development Mark Reuss will drive the Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Pace Car June 3-4, 2017 at the Detroit Grand Prix IndyCar Chevrolet Dual in Detroit, Michigan. Morris will pace Saturday's race. Reuss will drive the pace car on Sunday. (Photo by Steve Fecht for Chevy Racing) “Mark’s global operational experience, deep product knowledge and strong leadership will serve us well as we continue to strengthen our current business, take advantage of growth opportunities and further define the…
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