The Quest Press Release

The Quest Press Release

1960 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette History, Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives
“1960 Briggs Cunningham LeMans #3 Corvette – The story behind the car and the goals for the future…” The Quest Lights, Camera, Action - Carlisle Theatre to Host World Premiere of “The Quest” Documentary Film to Showcase International Automotive Flavor, Celebrate the Life of Chip Miller https://youtu.be/PTfr6jaP1zI CARLISLE, PA – (March 2011) – With all the makings of a Hollywood drama, love story, and action film, “The Quest” documents the incredible story of the first Corvette to win its class at the famous track in Le Mans France in 1960. Of course, the car couldn’t have done it alone – “The Quest” tells the untold tale of the driver and the man who dreamed to take the car back to France for the 50th anniversary of the win but who…
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1956 Sebring Corvette Racer: Putting Corvette on the Map

1956 Sebring Corvette Racer: Putting Corvette on the Map

1956 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives
Inducted into the Bloomington Gold Great Hall in 2010, our next feature car is a 1956 Sebring Corvette Racer and was owned by John and Sally Neas. This car is the only 1956 production Corvette in the Sebring event. [caption id="attachment_6908" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] 1956 Sebring Corvette Racer at the Bloomington Gold 2010 Great Hall[/caption] [caption id="attachment_6909" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] 1956 Sebring Corvette Racer at the Bloomington Gold 2010 Great Hall[/caption] As Chevrolet’s Chief Engineer, Ed Cole pushed to make the 1953 Motorama show car a Chevrolet production vehicle. The early years were rough, but the V8 came along in 1955, and designers penned a beautiful new body for 1956 Corvettes. Cole thought the time right to go racing. It started with a three-car effort at Daytona Beach in February 1956, where…
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1953 EX-122 Corvette – The Corvette that Inspired Zora

1953 EX-122 Corvette – The Corvette that Inspired Zora

1953 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Corvette Features
1953 EX-122 Corvette is on display at the 2010 Bloomington Gold held at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois. It was inducted into the Great Hall. 1953 EX-122 Corvette is on display at the 2010 Bloomington Gold held at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois. It was inducted into the Great Hall. 1953 EX-122 Corvette is on display at the 2010 Bloomington Gold held at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois. It was inducted into the Great Hall. 1953 EX-122 Corvette is on display at the 2010 Bloomington Gold held at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, Illinois. It was inducted into the Great Hall. Our feature Corvette is 1953 EX-122 and was inducted into the Bloomington Gold Great Hall in 2010. The event was held at…
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1958 Corvette Brochures

1958 Corvette Brochures

1958 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Vintage Chevrolet Corvette Brochure
[caption id="attachment_7077" align="aligncenter" width="816"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7083" align="aligncenter" width="834"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7082" align="aligncenter" width="1678"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7081" align="aligncenter" width="1659"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7080" align="aligncenter" width="1665"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7079" align="aligncenter" width="1678"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7078" align="aligncenter" width="1667"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] Our second 1958 Corvette Brochure: [caption id="attachment_7084" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7087" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7086" align="aligncenter" width="3428"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7085" align="aligncenter" width="1779"] 1958 Corvette Brochure[/caption]
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1957 Corvette Brochure

1957 Corvette Brochure

1957 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Vintage Corvette Magazine Ads
[caption id="attachment_7070" align="aligncenter" width="1430"] 1957 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7071" align="aligncenter" width="4085"] 1957 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7073" align="aligncenter" width="1402"] 1957 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7072" align="aligncenter" width="1374"] 1957 Corvette Brochure[/caption]
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1955 Corvette Brochure

1955 Corvette Brochure

1955 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Vintage Corvette Magazine Ads
[caption id="attachment_7056" align="aligncenter" width="1528"] 1955 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7057" align="aligncenter" width="789"] 1955 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7058" align="aligncenter" width="2328"] 1955 Corvette Brochure[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7059" align="aligncenter" width="1515"] 1955 Corvette Brochure[/caption]
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1954 Corvette Brochure

1954 Corvette Brochure

1954 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Vintage Chevrolet Corvette Brochure
1954 Corvette Brochure 1954 Corvette Brochure 1954 Corvette Brochure 1954 Corvette Brochure 1954 Corvette Brochure 1954 Corvette Brochure Here are some more links you might enjoy: We hope you enjoyed this article. There are a lot more great articles on our blog. You can check out our RECENT BLOG POST HERE. If you enjoy the C1 (first-generation) Corvette we have a whole section of articles and continually add to it. C1 Corvette History and Features 1954 Corvette Magazine Ad 1954 General Motors Motorama Video If you have never seen Vette Vues Magazine you can check out what our readers are enjoying each month in our ISSUE PREVIEW. You can find subscription information here: SUBSCRIPTION DISCOUNTS
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1953 Corvette Brochure

1953 Corvette Brochure

1953 Corvette Information, C1 Corvette Information, Vintage Chevrolet Corvette Brochure
As we look at the 1953 Corvette brochure we want to look back at a few specifications and a little history. 1953 had a total production of 300 Corvettes. The base price was $3,498. All 1953 Corvettes were Polo White with a black soft top and red interior and all 53 Corvettes were convertibles. Because the 1953 Corvette was in short supply, GM decided to sell them only to the rich and famous. This would get them the maximum publicity. The DuPoints received three of them! The 1953 was the first year the Corvette was produced and there were only two options available 101A Heater $91.40101B AM Radio $145.15 All first-year Corvettes were hand-built at the dedicated production facility set up on Van Slyke Avenue in Flint, Michigan. Production of…
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