NCRS Winter Regional Meet 2018

NCRS Winter Regional Meet 2018

Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
We hope you enjoy looking back at the NCRS Winter Regional Meet 2018.  Here is the event coverage that appeared in April 2018 issue of Vette Vues Magazine. Photographer: Ed Nieves. For the past 40 years, the NCRS Florida Chapter has held the society's first show of the year. The Florida weather has always been a big draw. The NCRS Winter Regional Meet has had many homes since 1978. You might have heard people talk about the Cypress Garden's Show or NCRS Old Town Corvette show, which were some of the popular locations in the past. The Lakeland, Florida, Sun N Fun facility, is the current venue for the NCRS Winter Regional Meet. Unfortunately, this location has not been popular, perhaps because it is so far from the Orland attractions.…
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35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold 2008

35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold 2008

Chevrolet Corvette History, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
In this blog post, we are looking back to Vette Vues Magazine September 2008 coverage of the Bloomington Gold Corvette Show. [caption id="attachment_6436" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Vette Vues Magazine September 2008 Cover: On the Cover: The 35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold Show was held at Pheasant Run Resort and Spa, just outside of Chicago in St. Charles, Illinois on June 26 – 29, 2008. This was the seventh year that the show had been held at this spectacular location. Bloomington Gold is America’s original and longest running Corvette show with participants and spectators coming from across the world to attend.[/caption] Photographer: William C. Wolf, IV The 35th Anniversary Bloomington Gold Show was held at Pheasant Run Resort and Spa, just outside of Chicago in St. Charles, Illinois on June 26 – 29,…
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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
This article appeared in the August issue of Vette Vues Magazine with the coverage of the Corvettes at the 39th Corvette Chevy Expo. [caption id="attachment_5687" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Emmalea Christine with Frank Gilchrist's 1966 Corvette at the 39th Corvette Chevy Expo held at the Galveston Island Convention Center.[/caption] This year marked the 39th Corvette/Chevy Expo in Texas. The All Chevy event moved from Houston two years ago to Galveston Island. The event was held March 11-12 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…
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Corvettes @ Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals 2017

Corvettes @ Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals 2017

Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Corvette coverage of the MCACN November 18th & 19th, 2017 at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.  You will also want to check out our Photos Gallery. Photo Gallery courtesy Ed Nieves is at the end of the article. Every year before the holiday season kicks into high gear, the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals show hits the Chicago area. Filling nearly 400,000 square feet of the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in suburban Chicago, just minutes from the O’Hare Airport, it is an absolute must-do event for participants and spectators alike. Each year they host well over 500 cars, and plenty are prime Corvettes! This year the show featured several Corvette specific displays in addition to the Triple Diamond Corvette competition and display, sponsored by Corvette Central. Up front, you…
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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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Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall

Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall

Chevrolet Corvette History, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
In this blog post, we look back to Vette Vues Magazine's October 2013 issue when we covered the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall. The cars, people, and history.  Special thanks to Bill Locke who organizes the Great Hall/Special Collections every year and Jack Doke who photoed the event for us. [caption id="attachment_4749" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Bill Locke and Jack Doke at the Bloomington Gold Great Hall 2013. Bill Locke organizes the Great Hall and Jack Doke photos it for Vette Vues Magazine.[/caption] The cars inducted into the 2013 Great Hall® were chosen because of the performance highlights they represented, i.e. 1957 Fuel Injection, 1961 Gulf Racer, 1962 327 CID, 1963 Grand Sport, 1965 First Big Block, 1967 L88 Daytona Racer, 1987 Escort Series Racer, Callaway Corvette, C5 Z06 and the C6…
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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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35th Annual Corvettes at Carlisle 2016

35th Annual Corvettes at Carlisle 2016

Chevrolet Corvette History, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
In this post, we will look at the 35th Annual Corvettes at Carlisle 2016 coverage that appeared in the December 2016 issue of Vette Vues Magazine. Corvettes at Carlisle 2016 | World’s Largest all-Corvette Themed Weekend Photographer: Steve Robertson Since 1982, Corvette Enthusiasts' have been traveling to Corvettes at Carlisle. Carlisle, Pennsylvania is a small historic town located in the Cumberland Valley, an agricultural region. Its location is easily accessible from major cities: 188 miles from New York, 123 miles from Philadelphia, 94 miles from Baltimore, 114 miles from Washington DC and 206 miles from Pittsburgh. So, as you can guess, there were thousands of Corvettes that emerged onto this small town. Corvettes at Carlisle reports that every year of Corvette was represented on the Fun Field as well as…
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Corvettes at Carlisle 2017 Update

Corvettes at Carlisle 2017 Update

Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Corvettes at Carlisle Returns in 2017 with Special Displays, Guests and Decades of Classics - From a ’67 Celebration to a Showcase of L88’s, the Weekend is Jam-Packed [caption id="attachment_3160" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Corvettes at Carlisle Returns in 2017 with Special Displays, Guests and Decades of Classics From a ’67 Celebration to a Showcase of L88’s, the Weekend is Jam-Packed[/caption] The world’s largest; that’s something that applies to many car shows at Carlisle but it’s never more appropriate than when it’s attached to Corvettes at Carlisle.  The world’s largest all-Corvette themed weekend returns to central Pennsylvania for four action-packed days, August 24-27 and this year’s event promises to be one for the ages!  For the second year in a row, Corvettes at Carlisle is officially a four-day show.  Anyone attending will…
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Bloomington Gold Corvettes Charlotte 2017

Bloomington Gold Corvettes Charlotte 2017

Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Bloomington Gold Corvettes will return to Charlotte Fall of 2017 [caption id="attachment_3131" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 2nd Bloomington Gold Corvettes Charlotte[/caption] Bloomington Gold Corvettes announced that they will hold a second event again this year. Labeled “Bloomington Gold at Hendrick Motorsport, joined by Queen City Corvette Club” this second event will be held Friday & Saturday, October 13 & 14th in Concord, NC. This show will be held in addition to Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA, which runs June 22-24 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Like last year, the event will offer certification of Corvettes for owners that are unable to make the event in Indy, or perhaps their cars wouldn’t be ready for judging by June. In addition to certification, there will be Corvette vendors, a Gold Collection, and seminars. “Bloomington Gold…
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