October 2020 Issue Preview

Today on our blog we are looking at the Vette Vues Magazine October 2020 issue. We are looking at the articles that our Corvette magazine subscribers are enjoying again this month. Vette Vues Magazine is a print publication and sold by subscription only. We started in 1972 and have enjoyed continuous monthly publication ever since!

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Vette Vues Magazine October 2020
Vette Vues Magazine October 2020

Vette Vues Magazine October 2020 issue is full of Corvette Features, Racing, History, Tech Articles, Advertisers, and Classified Ads. 

The October 2020 issue starts with a unique one-off re-creation of the CERV-1.  This re-creation is drivable and looks like the original CERV-1.

Lee Harris has an award-winning 1966 Corvette with the L72 427/425 Big-Block we take a closer look at.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to own a race car?  Bob Cook shares his experience with Vette Vues readers. 

With the COVID-19, the races had to be rescheduled.  We have two races that Jan Hyde covers this month: Vintage Racing at Road America and Corvette Racing win at Road America.

K. Scott Teeters goes into the history of Corvette News magazine and where you can download them. We also have some old Corvette News magazines on our website you can read or download. They are PDF files.

For our Corvette model collectors, you won’t want to miss this month’s model scene.

Do you own at 2020 Corvette?  Did you know there are recalls?  Check out the C8 2020 Corvette Recall #1 and #2.

Wayne Scraba shares twelve tips to make it easier to work on your Corvette.  Have you ever had trouble with the working on your spark plugs?  Wayne shares various tools he has found to help you remove, install, and gap spark plugs. You can also enjoy Wayne’s Lone Wolf Hot Rods’ videos on our website

In our Rear Vues column, we look at part 5 of the 1956 Corvette vintage magazine ads. We also have a category of Vintage Corvette Magazine Ads on our blog.

We have lots of companies that sell the products you need for your Corvette as well as apparel and collectibles.

Check out the Corvette classified ads.  We have Corvette Literature, Models, & Miscellaneous for Sale & Wanted, Corvette Parts for Sale, and Corvettes for Sale & Wanted.  These are available in both print and online. Subscribers receive a Free 25-word ad in each issue.

Our cover Corvette is a one-off re-creation of the vehicle considered to be the forerunner of the Chevrolet Corvette C8. To the public, it is known as the CERV-1. “My goal was to reverse engineer a functional re-creation of the CERV-1, exhibiting the look and feel of the original, but to current racing specs as well as limited street use.”  You can read about it starting on page 5 in this issue.

Check out the October 2020 Cover of Vette Vues Magazine


Cover of the October 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine
Cover of the October 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine

Vette Vues October 2020 Table of Contents

Articles in the October 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine
Articles in the October 2020 issue of Vette Vues Magazine

5…One-Off Re-Creation CERV-1

16…Lee Harris’ NCRS Award-Winning 1966 Chevrolet Corvette

28…Owning a 1968 Corvette Race Car

36…2013 Corvette; the Best of the C6s?

45…Keepin’ Track of Corvette Racing

A. Corvette Veteran Rick Pfrang Wins his Class at Road America After a Long Shutdown in Vintage Racing

B. Wild Surprise Win & 2nd in a Downpour at Road America

52…Vintage Corvette News Magazines at GM HeritageCenter.com

59…Model Scene

64…2020 Corvette C8 Recalls #1 and #2

68…EZ Does It: 12 Tips to Make Your Corvette Easier to Work On

74…SPARK PLUG DISTRESS: A Variety of Tools to Help You Remove, Install & Gap Spark Plugs

79…Rear Vues: 1956 Part V

86…Business Card File

87…Literature, Models, & Miscellaneous for Sale & Wanted

88…Corvette Parts for Sale and Wanted

93…Corvettes for Sale and Wanted

96…Corvette Advertisers Index

We have a limited number of back issues. Back issues are $6 each which includes Free US First Class Mail. There are discounts for volume orders: 10 issues $47.35, 25 issues are $87.80, 50 issues are $137.80 and 75 Issues are $167.60. You can check the availability here.

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