The C7 Corvette represents a major leap over the C6 in all categories. In terms of design, that leap is best delineated when you compare their rumps. The contrast is striking, isn’t it?
We’re a little more than three weeks away from the first C7 Z06 being auctioned at Barrett-Jackson’s West Palm Beach event on Saturday, April 12. As the anticipation grows, I thought I’d use this week’s Wallpaper Wednesday to ease some of the anticipatory tension.
Recently purchased by Corvette Forum member “WLDvette13″, this Arctic White C7 with the carbon fiber roof just does it for me. Because this Stingray has changed my mind about Arctic White C7s, it gets the nod for “Corvette of the Week”.
When I look at this German-tuned Corvette, I begin to ponder a great paradox: the Triple X ZR1 would offer such a heavenly experience on the Nürburgring, which is ironically nicknamed “The Green Hell”.
This is a photo of Tom Jacobs’ Night Race Blue Metallic Stingray Convertible with a gray top and interior making its way down the production line at Bowling Green. The National Corvette Museum recently emailed Tom this “sneak preview” picture because he purchased the New Corvette Owner’s Photo Album.