2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition

2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition

2007 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo
Today on Vette Vues blog we are looking back at the 2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition. We have the original Pace Car press release as well as some photos. Our featured Corvette is owned by Gary Chan and it is on display at the Corvette Chevy Expo in Texas in 2012. Gary Chan's 2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition Replica is 1 of 500 Z4Z Pace Car Editions produced in 2007. Front Shot: Gary Chan's 2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition Replica on display at the 2012 Corvette Chevy Expo in Texas. Engine Shot: Gary Chan's 2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition Replica on display at the 2012 Corvette Chevy Expo in Texas. Side Shot: Gary Chan's 2007 Corvette Indianapolis 500 Pace Car Edition Replica…
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Dave Scott’s 1971 AstroVette Featured at the Corvette Chevy Expo 2021

Dave Scott’s 1971 AstroVette Featured at the Corvette Chevy Expo 2021

1971 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Features, Corvette History, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
On March 13 and 14, 2021, spectators will have a chance to view Apollo XV Astronaut Dave Scott’s 1971 AstroVette at the Corvette Chevy Expo held at the Galveston Island Convention Center, 5600 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77554. Show hours are Saturday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM and Sunday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Texas-based collector Danny Reed is a lifelong NASA enthusiast. His collection encompasses Astronaut Corvettes. It started when he spotted Alan Bean’s car on a GMAC lot in Austin. One of his most recent additions to his collection is Apollo XV Astronaut Dave Scott’s 1971 AstroVette. You can read about Dave's AstroVette on the Corvette Chevy Expo blog. Learn More Here are some photos of Apollo XV Astronaut Dave Scott’s 1971 AstroVette Apollo XV Astronaut Dave Scott’s…
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2009 “Nasty Red” Corvette Featured at Texas Expo

2009 “Nasty Red” Corvette Featured at Texas Expo

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Features, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Roger “Red” Eldor and Paula “Trigger” Lawson-Eldor’s 2009 Corvette and their Cowboy Up display will be featured on March 13 and 14, 2021, at the Corvette Chevy Expo held at the Galveston Island Convention Center, 5600 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77554. Chevrolet Show Cars from the Texas and Louisiana will compete at the Expo for Best of Show, Best in Class, 2nd and 3rd place along with People’s Choice and Best Display Awards, and the President’s Award. K. Scott Teeters recently wrote an article that appeared in the December 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine in which he interviewed the couple and got the story behind their stunning show car and display called “Cowboy Up.” K. Scott Teeters wrote an article that appeared in the December 2020 issue of Vette…
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Amazing 2017 C7 Corvette Show Cars at the Corvette Chevy Expo

Amazing 2017 C7 Corvette Show Cars at the Corvette Chevy Expo

2017 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Features
Today on our Vette Vues Blog post, we are looking at 2017 Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray show cars.  Everyone has their favorite color and style for their Vette.  Some like stock Corvettes and some like customs.  In this blog post, we'll look at four stock 2017 Chevrolet Corvettes that are on display at the Corvette Chevy Expo. Jerry Rodriguez, Rick Roberts, Nathan Kranson, and Bridgette Willis' 2017 Chevrolet C7 Corvette Stingray Show Cars. The big news for the 2017 Corvette model year is the return of the Grand Sport. Chevrolet unveiled the 2017 Corvette Grand Sport at the Geneva Motor Show. Power is provided by a 6.2-liter LT1 V8 engine that produces 460 horsepower.  It is connected to a seven-speed manual transmission but an eight-speed automatic is also available as…
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November 2019 Issue Preview

November 2019 Issue Preview

Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Magazine Back Issues, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Issue Preview
In the November 2019 issue of Vette Vues Magazine, we cover the 41st Corvette Chevy Expo and Bloomington Gold Special Collection (Part 1). Our November 2019 issue is full of Corvette features including the history of one of the 1965 Pilot Line Corvettes. Tech articles, Corvette classified ads and more. Another jam-packed issue of Vette Vues Magazine which is now in our 48th year of continuous publication. To check for back issues availability, visit our secure online store: BACK ISSUES On the Vette Vues Magazine November 2019 cover we feature David Holden and Mike Tucker's stunning 1965 Corvette Pilot Line convertible which was recently restored by the Nabor Brothers of Houston Texas. Vette Vues Magazine November 2019 list of articles #578 Vette Vues Magazine, November 2019, Volume 48, Issue Number…
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2017 Corvette Chevy Expo Event Coverage

2017 Corvette Chevy Expo Event Coverage

Corvette Chevy Expo, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
In this article, we are looking at the Corvettes at the 2017 Corvette Chevy Expo. Emmalea Christine with Frank Gilchrist's 1966 Corvette at the 39th Corvette Chevy Expo held at the Galveston Island Convention Center. The 2017 Corvette Chevy Expo marked the 39th year for the Expo in Texas. The All Chevy event moved from Houston two years ago to Galveston Island. The event was held March 11-12, 2017 at the beautiful Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort on the famous Seawall Boulevard. It is a perfect destination for a weekend of Corvette and Chevy fun and what better time than Spring Break. Unfortunately, it was rainy and foggy during this year's event. The Corvette Chevy Expo is known throughout Texas and surrounding states for the outstanding…
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2017 NCRS TEXAS CHAPTER IN GALVESTON

2017 NCRS TEXAS CHAPTER IN GALVESTON

Corvette Chevy Expo, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Vette Vues Magazine August 2017 issue special coverage of the NCRS Texas Chapter Display at Corvette Chevy Expo 2017 in Galveston, TX. Beautiful stock and matching numbers Corvettes displayed.  For information on the Texas NCRS Chapter visit their website http://www.ncrstexas.org/ At the end of this article is a photo gallery of all the photos with links so you can repost your favorite photos to Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest.  Happy Posting! N.C.R.S TEXAS CHAPTER DISPLAY IN GALVESTON By Paul Diamanti [caption id="attachment_5698" align="aligncenter" width="600"] NCRS Texas Chapter[/caption] With a smell of spring in the air and the wind in our hair, we for the second year all headed down to Galveston Island convention center for the Spring 2017 Corvette /Chevy Expo. The N.C.R.S. Texas Chapter had twenty cars participate with two…
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39th Corvette Chevy Expo Galveston | Galveston Island Convention Center

39th Corvette Chevy Expo Galveston | Galveston Island Convention Center

Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette News and Archives, Other Chevrolet News, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
[caption id="attachment_2186" align="aligncenter" width="559"] Corvette/Chevy Expo Poster[/caption] Join me for the 39th Corvette Chevy Expo on the beautiful Galveston Island. The 39th Corvette/Chevy Expo will be returning to the Galveston Island Convention Center, right on the Gulf of Mexico March 11 & 12, 2017. The Corvette/Chevy Expo’s Aftermarket Showcase features Major Vendors selling parts and accessories specific to the Chevrolet brand. You will also see World Class Chevrolet Show Cars beautifully displayed. This is a Concours style judged event, and it is full of awards. Chevrolets that receive 98-100 points also are presented the President's Award. Corvettes that have an NCRS Top Flight ® and a Bloomington Gold Certificate ® may also go for the Tri-Power Award ®. Our Miniature Car Show is open to Pedal Cars, Golf Carts, Go…
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37th Corvette/Chevy Expo Returns to Houston

Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
See Classics to Custom Show Cars, Major Vendors, Bikini Contest- All Indoors! 1963 Split Window Chevrolet Corvette PRLog - Jan. 28, 2015 - HOUSTON -- February 14 and 15, Chevrolet show cars will roll into Houston, Texas for the 37th Corvette/Chevy Expo. Corvette/Chevy Expo is a unique car show particularly geared to the Chevrolet enthusiasts with a swap meet with major national vendors, cars for sale, costume characters for the children, bikini contest held at the NRG Center. The Expo features Corvettes, Camaros, Classic Chevys, and Chevy Trucks with beautiful displays. The show vehicle exhibits will include stock Chevys with matching numbers, pro-streets, modified and full customs. A unique Corvette on display will be the 1969 Chevrolet AstroVette. This rare Corvette was special ordered by Apollo 12 Astronaut Alan Bean (the fourth…
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OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06

OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06

2002 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Corvette Chevy Expo, Corvette Features
2002 Custom Corvette Z06 - One Wild Ride! OVRKL 2002 Custom Corvette Z06 Photographers: Mark Jenkins & Luke Bhothipiti This is a story about a man and his 2002 Custom Corvette Z06 that has gone from a daily driver with 113,000 miles on it, to Best of Show Corvette at the 2012 Corvette Chevy Expo. Chris Johnson, an 11th-generation Texan, ordered her up new. Chris, only 24 years old, was fresh out of graduate school when he decided he wanted to buy a Corvette. He picked his new 2002 ZO6 Corvette up at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY, and drove her back to Texas. This particular Corvette has led a busy life under his care. Chris, greatly enjoying his car, has driven it as far west as…
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