I hadn’t thought much about past cars that have been pitted against the Corvette over the years until I stumbled on a recent Driving.ca report titled “Seven Generations of the Corvette Against the World.”
While this week’s Corvette of the Week is not the official Sledgehammer (car #51), people commonly mistake “BoostedmaxPSI’s” 1988 Callaway Twin Turbo Corvette #57 for the famous Sledgehammer.
Here’s a Corvette of the Week that exemplifies why Corvette fans are among the most passionate group of people on Earth. New forum member “JVH” from Georgia recently picked up this two-tone 1985 C4 in the classic light- and dark-bronze shades. Although JVH has owned this ‘Vette only a few months, he’s been involved in a love affair with this exact car for 18 years.
Chevrolet has launched an interactive page on its U.K. website that enables users to gain some hands-on experience about the 60-year history of the ‘Vette.
Here’s a piece of advice – if you’re going to buy a high school kid a graduation gift, a Corvette might not be a wise pick.