2007 Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows Championship Edition

2007 Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows Championship Edition

2007 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives, Corvettes at Auction
2007 Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows Championship Edition Goes to Auction The 2007 Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows Championship Edition was built to commemorate the efforts of race car driver Ron Fellows. It is Another special edition sports car that is a limited edition with only 399 produced, 300 for the United States, 33 for Canada, and 66 for export clients. The price tag new was $77,500 ($79,945 if you specify navigation and OnStar, which were the only two options). The 2007 Corvette Z06 Ron Fellows Championship Edition Z06 costs $7,500 more than the standard-fare Z06.  For those who have always dreamed of having one, you are in luck. There is one coming up at the Mecum Orlando Auction on July 9, 2022. Let's take a look at this collector Corvette sports car.…
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C6 Corvette History: An Overview

C6 Corvette History: An Overview

2005 Corvette Information, 2006 Corvette Information, 2007 Corvette Information, 2008 Corvette Information, 2009 Corvette Information, 2010 Corvette Information, 2011 Corvette Information, 2012 Corvette Information, 2013 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information
2005 Chevrolet Corvette - Photo Credit GM The C6 Corvette History. Read about the car's history and features in this detailed overview. In 2005, the C5 made way for the completely redesigned sixth-generation Corvette, known as the C6. The C6 was introduced in 2005 and produced until 2013. It featured a new chassis and styling with the "swoopy" lines that would become a signature for later Corvettes. It used an all-new chassis and body to improve performance and handling. It did keep its classic American looks though. Public Unveiling C6 Corvette History: General Motors Vehicle Line Executive Performance Cars and Corvette Chief Engineer Dave Hill stands with the 2005 Chevrolet Corvette C6 on the floor of the North American International Auto Show at Cobo Center in Detroit Monday, January 5, 2004. (General Motors/Tom…
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C6 CORVETTE BODY KITS HISTORY (PART 5)

C6 CORVETTE BODY KITS HISTORY (PART 5)

C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Corvette Information
C6 Corvette Body Kits are the 5th in the series of customization and body kits by Corvettes by their generations (C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, and now C6). The larger of these companies sold both fully prepared cars and/or kits. The smaller companies manufactured individual parts or “themed” kits but tended to retail them through merchandisers. The C6 Corvette Body Kits were created by many companies both large and small. We take a look at these body kits and how they vary. C6 CORVETTE BODY KITS HISTORY (PART 5) by: Wayne Ellwood Photo credits:  Al Sandid, J Caravaggio, Callaway, Facebook, W Ellwood, Geiger GmbH, and others C6 Corvette Body Kits and Custom This C6 Corvette Body Kits custom car is at the 2010 Toronto Motorama. This C6 Corvette Body Kits…
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2007 Corvette Literature (Cards) from Chevrolet

2007 Corvette Literature (Cards) from Chevrolet

2007 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Vintage Corvette Brochures
In this blog post, we are going to look at two different pieces of literature the Chevrolet used for the 2007 Corvette. These cards were printed on card stock. One is for Corvette and the other is for the 2007 Indy Pace Car. Our first card for the 2007 Corvette is titled LET FREEDOM REV…..AN AMERICAN REVOLUTION. On the back side of the card are the "2007 Corvette Select Specifications." This is broken down into several sections: ModelsEPA Estimated Fuel Economy in MPGMaximum CapacitiesAvailable Interior ColorsAvailable Convertible Top ColorsAvailable Exterior ColorsExterior FeaturesEngines/Chassis FeaturesSafety and Security FeaturesInterior FeaturesSeatingSound systemsWheelsAvailable Dealer Installed Geniun Corvette Accessories Our first card for the 2007 Corvette is titled LET FREEDOM REV…..AN AMERICAN REVOLUTION. 2007 Corvette Card with the Select Specifications Our second card for the 2007 Corvette…
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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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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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50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT

50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
50TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE STINGRAY CONCEPT Design and technology come together to celebrate Corvette’s past, present, and future 2009-10-30 Today we are looking back that the 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept and a press release that was sent to the media. DETROIT – Chevrolet delivers a futuristic vision of technology and design with the 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept. A version of the model was first shown at the 2009 Chicago Auto Show and stars as “Sideswipe” in Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. The Corvette Stingray Concept represents both the iconic legacy and an exciting future for Corvette. 50th Anniversary Corvette Stingray Concept The Corvette Stingray Concept was developed as an internal design challenge to combine classic Corvette cues with surprisingly high-tech features, modern materials, and a striking new appearance. The car…
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2008 Corvette Z06 E85 Indy 500 Pace Car

2008 Corvette Z06 E85 Indy 500 Pace Car

2008 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette History
Today in our blog we are going to look back at the 2008 Corvette Z06 E85 Indy 500 Pace Car.  It was driven during the race’s pace lap by two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Emerson Fittipaldi at the 92nd Indianapolis 500.  Photos of the car appeared in the August 2008 issue of Vette Vues Magazine, of which it also graced the cover. After the photos from the race, we have the official press release. Cover of the 2008 August issue of Vette Vues Magazine. The car is the 2008 Corvette Z06 E85 Indy 500 Pace Car driven during the race's pace lap by two-time Indianapolis 500 champion Emerson Fittipaldi at the 92nd Indianapolis 500 takes place on Sunday, May 25, 2008. The Corvette Z06 E85 concept pace car is based on the production Z06…
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Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix 2007

Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix 2007

2007 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives, Corvette Racing News
In this blog, we look at our February 2008 issue of Vette Vues Magazine's coverage of the September Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix 2007. We also have some photos of the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix 2007 Corvette ZO6 Pace Car. It is interesting to be reminded that it had not been since 2001 that the racing on public roads of the island had taken place. Roger Penske and multiple corporate sponsors and the cities of Detroit and Windsor, Ontario, Canada worked together to accomplish this return. "We are proud that the Corvette -- America's truly iconic sports car -- will have such a strong presence as the Official Vehicle of the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix," said Corvette Marketing Manager Gary Claudio. "It is only fitting that one of…
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2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Specifications and Photos: Coupe, Convertible, and ZO6

2009 Corvette Information, C6 Corvette Information, Corvette Specifications
2009 Chevrolet Corvette We are taking a look at the 2009 Corvette coupe, convertible, and ZO6 and their specifications. At the end of this article, we have a photo gallery of the 2009 Vette. 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Product Information: WHATS NEW FOR CORVETTE & CORVETTE Z06 New for 2009 New 1LT convertible model2LT convertible now with standard power topTwo new custom interiors: Dark Titanium and EbonyTwo new exterior colors: Cyber Gray Metallic and Blade Silver MetallicBluetooth phone connection availableSteering wheel audio controls standard on all modelsVariable steering ratio standard on all models“Crossed flags” emblem has a new, bright surroundPower hatch pull-down standard on coupe and Z06Z06 dry-sump oil system capacity increased to 10.5 quarts (9.9 L) – same as ZR1New Z06 “spider”-design wheels in Sparkle Silver, Competition Gray, or chromeZ06…
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