Today we will take a look at the June 2021 issue of Vette Vues Magazine. We have several Corvette features starting with the 1960 Briggs Cunningham LeMans Class Winner that was restored by Kevin Mackay owner of Corvette Repair. We also take a look at a “Supernatural” 1996 Corvette, A Hot Wheels “Bad Boy” creation, a restoration done by Jill Jahn and her husband on their 1959 Crown Sapphire Corvette.
Jan Hyde continues his historical series on Corvette race cars from Fitch to Fehan. We also have an interesting interview with Allen Grant. Historian Kenneth Kayser shares more Corvette history as well as gives us updates on the new Corvette and the move to electric vehicles.
In the latest Corvette news, we learn that that Grand Sport Legend John Heinricy and VIN #0001 1996 Corvette will make a Special Appearance at Corvettes at Carlisle 2021.
Wayne Scraba shares some tips on exhaust and the “little things that count.”
William Landis share some vintage 1957 and 1961 Galoob pull-back Corvette toys. We also see a large 1984 paper Corvette, and a 1969 1/25 scale Corvette kit. Bill also share 3 new Corvette models and one artist roof from Franklin Mint as well as new Puzzles with a Corvette. Topping off his column we look at a new resin 1/18 scale Corvette magazine advertisement.
Rear Vues started a new vintage magazine ad series on the 1965 Corvettes.
Vette Vues also has a lot of great Corvette companies offering their products and services. In our classified sections, you will find Corvette parts, Corvettes, Literature, Models, and all kinds of Corvette-related items for sale by other enthusiasts.
June 2021 Vette Vues Magazine, Volume 49, Issue Number 11, #595
6…Supernatural 1996 Corvette
14…A Hot Wheels “Bad Boy”
22…Corvettes Brought Back to Life: 1960 Briggs Cunningham LeMans Class Winner
31…Jill Jahn’s 1959 Crown Sapphire Corvette
42…Corvette Legend or Myth – Episode XXVIII
50…Third in a Series Celebrating Race Cars from the days of Fitch to Fehan
58…An Interview with Allen Grant and his Racing Experience in the Cheetah
66…Tyler Townsley 1944-2021
66…Grand Sport Legend John Heinricy and VIN #0001 1996 Corvette will make a Special Appearance at Corvettes at Carlisle 2021
69…Totally Tubular: When it Comes to Exhaust it’s the Little Things that Count
83…Rear Vues: 1965 – Part I
84…Business Card File
Cover Car: Frank restored and made his 1969 Corvette into a Retro-Racer in the spirit of the 1968 Sunray DX and Owens Corning Cars. The 3.08 rear gears combined with an almost 500 hp 427 makes Frank’s Supernatural Corvette fun to drive and gives it long legs for highway cruising.
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Vette Vues Magazine is jammed packed with Corvette information covering C1 to C8. Each monthly issue has features, reviews, tips, restorations, clubs, events, racing, auction results, model cars, classifieds, products, services, and more. Enjoy the latest Corvette news, as well as some great historical facts.