2016 SEMA Corvette Coverage

2016 SEMA Corvette Coverage

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[caption id="attachment_3228" align="aligncenter" width="687"] Corvettes at the 2016 SEMA event.[/caption] Text and Photos By: Wayne Ellwood The SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. It draws the industry's brightest minds and hottest products to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center. SEMA had several displays that featured the Chevrolet Corvette in them. The 2016 SEMA event took place October 31 - November 3, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. 2016 SEMA Corvette Coverage Text and Photos By: Wayne Ellwood Being the 50th anniversary of SEMA, the organizers created special badging and organized a number of events to celebrate this long and successful history. SEMA has been working on our behalf in many areas, always to good effect. One function…
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2016 SEMA – JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z

2016 SEMA – JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z

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JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z AT 2016 SEMA [caption id="attachment_3255" align="aligncenter" width="600"] JEFF NOWICKI C7 CORVETTE CONCEPT Z AT 2016 SEMA[/caption]   Text and Photos By Wayne Ellwood Nowicki Autosport launched his Concept Z last year. This year the car is updated, and Jeff calls it his all-new ConceptZ, which includes a range of styling, and aerodynamic aids for 2015+ Corvette Z06 models. These components are showcased on a black “Michelin-themed” 2016 Z06. The car is a nod to the more than 25-year relationship Nowicki Autosport founder Jeff Nowicki has shared with the tire company. The unique features for the Michelin-inspired graphics include a “ghosted” image of Bibendum, the company’s famous mascot, in the hood graphic. Also, the graphics include elements linking Nowicki Autosport to its primary partners such…
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2016 SEMA – LINGENFELTER CORVETTE DISPLAY

2016 SEMA – LINGENFELTER CORVETTE DISPLAY

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LINGENFELTER (MAIN) CORVETTE DISPLAY Text and Photos By Wayne Ellwood Ken Lingenfelter had a solid presence at SEMA. At his home base, he featured three Corvettes and a lot of product. In various satellite locations, a couple more cars were co-located on Lingenfelter partner booths. Each of these cars is a rolling demonstration of the Lingenfelter product as well as the contributions of the partners. The first car is the Lingenfelter-Superformance C3 Grand Sport replica. The power train is a Lingenfelter LS3 with 11.5:1 compression, ported LS3 cylinder heads, roller camshaft and valve train components, with a wet sump as required by most vintage race groups for this era.   [caption id="attachment_3231" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lingenfelter-Superformance C3 Grand Sport Corvette replica.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_3232" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lingenfelter-Superformance C3 Grand Sport Corvette replica's…
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GM Displays Corvettes at 2016 SEMA

GM Displays Corvettes at 2016 SEMA

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Corvette Coverage in the GM Display 2016 SEMA Corvette Coverage of the 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas, including Vettes in the Battle of the Builders Text and Photos By Wayne Ellwood [caption id="attachment_3272" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Corvette Coverage in the GM Display of the 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas, including Vettes in the Battle of the Builders® competition.[/caption]   Note: Here is som Corvette Coverage at the 2016 SEMA 50th Anniversary in the GM Display, featuring the Z51 Performance Package T1 Race Car and the 2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport. Being the 50th anniversary of SEMA, the organizers created special badging and organized a number of events to celebrate this long and successful history. SEMA has been working on our behalf in many areas, always to good effect. One…
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