Vette Parking Only: Corvettes Descend on the Petersen!
It’s generally a breeze to park at the Petersen. But last Saturday, the garage was packed to capacity with Corvettes of every era, and the crowds that came to check out the 60th Anniversary Celebration were sent to lots across the street. Our photographer lived just around the corner from the museum, and said this is the […] More »
To celebrate Corvette’s 60th Anniversary the Petersen devoted a sizable chunk of its second floor to showcase some of the hottest cars from every generation along with some wild ones never meant for mass production. The 1956 Corvette SR-2 pictured above was special ordered?and raced?by Harley Earl’s son, and is still campaigned in vintage events today. Also on hand […] More »
New Potato Tunelink for Android Review: Party like it’s 2003 by ShanMan14 The more things change, the more things change. The 90’s boasted the mindscape that birthed technological gems such as the digital answering machine and the Pentium processor. Such tech of that bygone era may have vanished into irrelevancy but not all 90’s tech […] More »
File photo courtesy of CorvetteImages.com Here’s another reason for automakers to keep manufacturing cars with manual transmissions: They can keep your pride and joy from being stolen. At least when the would-be carjackers don’t even know how to drive a six-speed! That’s what happened to Randolph Bean recently as he was sitting outside Orlando Regional
We know that for the 2014 model year, the high performance LS engines are going bye-bye for Corvette and in their place will be the new Generation 5 LT1 V8s. But that doesn’t mean GM is going to stop building the LS7 and LS9 engines for other applications. Thanks to some sleuthing at Camaro5.com, it