Introducing the October 2023 Issue of Vette Vues Magazine: Celebrating Corvette Excellence
Greetings, Corvette enthusiasts!
We are thrilled to present the October 2023 issue of Vette Vues Magazine, a true celebration of Corvette excellence. As we dive into the heart of autumn, we bring you an array of captivating articles that will surely rev up your passion for these iconic American sports cars.
In this issue, you’ll find:
1. Bloomington Gold 2023 And Solid Axle Corvette Club National Convention
- Get an exclusive inside look at the prestigious Bloomington Gold 2023 event, where the most extraordinary Corvettes gathered to showcase their heritage and beauty. Join us in celebrating the enduring spirit of Corvette enthusiasts.
2. John Caravaggio’s UNICA 1, Series 1 C8 Widebody
- Explore the cutting-edge design and performance of John Caravaggio’s UNICA 1, a Series 1 C8 Widebody Corvette. This masterpiece is a testament to innovation and style in the world of Corvette customization.
3. Li’l Stinky 1957 Corvette
- Dive into the history and charm of the 1957 Corvette, affectionately known as “Li’l Stinky.” Discover the story behind this vintage gem and the passion of its owner.
4. Riding Down Memory Lane: Recollections of a Weathered 1968 Mako Shark Corvette
- Take a nostalgic journey as we share the recollections of a 1968 Mako Shark Corvette owner. Learn about the adventures and memories that come with owning a weathered classic.
5. The National Corvette Museum Makes Room for Three More Works of Art
- Explore the National Corvette Museum’s commitment to preserving Corvette history as they add three remarkable works of art to their collection.
6. Dan Burrill Passed Away
- We pay our respects to the late Dan Burrill, a prominent figure in the Corvette community and one of Vette Vues Magazine’s contributors. Discover the legacy he leaves behind.
7. Carl Strayer Zembo Shriner, founder of Zembo Shrine Corvette Club
- Learn about Carl Strayer, the visionary founder of the Zembo Shrine Corvette Club, and his dedication to the Corvette community.
8. 1985 C4 Custom Kit from Sweden
- Venture to Sweden as we unveil a unique 1985 C4 Custom Kit Corvette. Witness how Corvette’s passion transcends borders.
9. Keepin’ Track of Corvette Racing
- Stay updated on the latest Corvette racing action, including historic moments at Brands Hatch Circuit, the Pacific Northwest Historics in Kent, WA, WeatherTech Challenge Road America, and more.
- 10. Mike Yager’s “My First Corvette Moment”
Check out the interview of Mike Yager as he shares his “My First Corvette Moment,” a personal story that reflects the profound impact these cars have on our lives.
Plus, don’t miss our regular features: Model Scene, Corvette Events, Business Card File, Literature, Models, & Misc. for Sale & Wanted, Corvette Parts for Sale, and Corvettes for Sale & Wanted.
Cover Car Spotlight: Our cover car features the stunning 1963 Z06 Mickey Thompson Corvette, owned by Thomas McIntyre of Burbank, California. This prized possession was showcased in all its glory at the prestigious Bloomington Gold 2023 Corvette Collection event. Stay tuned for an in-depth exploration of this remarkable automobile, along with others featured during the exhibition next month.
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Thank you for being a part of the Corvette community, and we hope you enjoy reading this issue as much as we enjoyed creating it. Happy reading, and may your love for Corvettes continue to accelerate!
The Vette Vues Magazine Team
Vette Vues Magazine, October 2023 Issue, Volume 52, Issue Number 3, #623
7…Bloomington Gold 2023 And Solid Axle Corvette Club National Convention
16…John Caravaggio’s UNICA 1, Series 1 C8 Widebody
26…Li’l Stinky 1957 Corvette
32…Riding Down Memory Lane: Recollections of a Weathered 1968 Mako Shark Corvette
39…The National Corvette Museum Makes Room for Three More Works of Art
48…Dan Burrill Passed Away
49…Carl Strayer Zembo Shriner, founder of Zembo Shrine Corvette Club
56…1985 C4 Custom Kit from Sweden
63…Keepin’ Track of Corvette Racing
A.) Historic Corvettes at Brands Hatch Circuit
B.) A Bittersweet Weekend at the Pacific Northwest Historics in Kent, WA
C.) Corvettes at WeatherTech Challenge Road America
D.) A Small Mistake Costs the # 3 Corvette a Possible Victory at Road America
71…Mike Yager’s “My First Corvette Moment”
85…Business Card File
87…Literature, Models, &
Misc. for Sale & Wanted
89…Corvette Parts for Sale
Sale & Wanted
Cover Car: The 1963 Z06 Mickey Thompson Corvette, a prized possession of Thomas McIntyre from Burbank, California, was showcased in all its glory at the prestigious Bloomington Gold 2023 Corvette Collection event. Stay tuned for an in-depth exploration of these remarkable automobiles featured during the exhibition next month.