Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall

Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall

Chevrolet Corvette History, Corvette News and Archives, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
In this blog post, we look back to Vette Vues Magazine's October 2013 issue when we covered the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall. The cars, people, and history.  Special thanks to Bill Locke who organizes the Great Hall/Special Collections every year and Jack Doke who photoed the event for us. [caption id="attachment_4749" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Bill Locke and Jack Doke at the Bloomington Gold Great Hall 2013. Bill Locke organizes the Great Hall and Jack Doke photos it for Vette Vues Magazine.[/caption] The cars inducted into the 2013 Great Hall® were chosen because of the performance highlights they represented, i.e. 1957 Fuel Injection, 1961 Gulf Racer, 1962 327 CID, 1963 Grand Sport, 1965 First Big Block, 1967 L88 Daytona Racer, 1987 Escort Series Racer, Callaway Corvette, C5 Z06 and the C6…
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1962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette

1962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette

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1962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette Goes to Mecum Auction in Kissimmee.  This Corvette is painted Heather Amethyst.  In this post, we will look at some of its history. Photo Credits: William Wolf IV [caption id="attachment_1713" align="aligncenter" width="576"] Mecum Auction Tag for the 962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette painted Heather Amethyst that is going to Mecum Auction in Kissimmee 2017.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_1714" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] 1962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette painted Heather Amethyst goes to Mecum Auction in Kissimmee in 2017.[/caption] Here is so history on this unusual 1962 Tangier Shrine Parade Corvette painted Heather Amethyst. In 1957 eleven Omaha business and civic leaders formed the Tangier Shrine Patrol. They performed in parades throughout the Midwest and East showing their driving skills and promoted traffic safety in the community. The men also helped…
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