Corvette Forum Facebook Fridays: Like Father, Like Son
Setting a good example for your son can go a long way when it comes to setting important family values that will stick with him down the road.
As the saying goes, you can’t keep a good car guy down. Okay, so maybe that’s never actually been a common adage, but it certainly seems to apply when it comes to former ‘Top Gear’ host Jeremy Clarkson.
Michael Scarlett just won $377,241 in a North Carolina lottery. He has no plans to stop working, but Scarlett is going to buy his wife a new convertible Corvette.
Is this a case of art imitating life, or some random Hollywood fluke? Given all the discussions we’ve been having about Corvette crashes, this strikes an ironic chord. In a ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ sneak peek, things take a terrible turn when Dr. Derek Shepherd (played by actor and racing driver Patrick Dempsey) encounters an aggressive C6 Corvette Z06 driver.
It’s hard to imagine a more uplifting Corvette story than that of former IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt’s recent Long Beach track run in a C7.