Tag: 1963 Corvette

Sting Ray book by Peter Brock continues to draw fans

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When Peter Brock starts saying anything about Corvette history, it’s a good idea to listen up — that is, if you consider yourself a true fan of the car.

  Comments | By - October 24, 2014

News Rally: A ’63 Spin on a 2009 Corvette, Stock C7 vs. Hennessey HPE700, Ocean City

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In this news rally: We admire the best of 1963 on a 2009 Corvette chassis. — Just how much difference does 250 units of Hennessey horsepower make to alter the C7’s disposition? — A look back at Corvette Weekend in Ocean City, MD.

  Comments | By - October 6, 2014

Classic Corvettes Could Fetch One Million Dollars Each

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The bets are starting to roll in on two hot Corvettes up for auction in April, and the speculation is that both could fetch up to $1 million each when they cross the block. The first up is the Bunkie Knudsen Corvette, a 1963 Corvette Sting Ray built specifically for General Motors Chevrolet Division General Manager Semon “Bunkie” Knudsen.

  Comments | By - March 24, 2014

Corvette of the Week: a C2 Worth the Wait

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Wishing and hoping and thinking and praying for two years over finding your dream Corvette may seem like nothing compared to 14 and a half, but as anyone who has ever searched for a car knows, it can be very easy to give up on the dream when the search is taking longer than expected. […] More »

  Comments | By - November 22, 2013

1963 Corvette Stingray Overview

1963 was ?year 1? for production of the second generation Corvette. It took its inspiration from a previous concept car called the ?Q Corvette,? designed by Chuck Pohlmann and Peter Brock. The C2 vehicle had an all-new look and styling compared to the first generation Corvette, with improved handling characteristics, more power and a novel […] More »

  Comments | By - June 24, 2010