Tag: 1963

Harley Earl’s Personal Corvette – Another Record in the Making?


Right on the heels of the record breaking 1967 L88 Stingray which sold for $3.2M at Mecum’s Dallas Auction September 7, Dana Mecum is out to break his own record for the price paid for a Corvette. The “Dealmaker” knew he’d have to do something spectacular for an encore at his upcoming Chicagoland Auction, October […]

  Comments | By - September 19, 2013

Corvette Excitement at the Concours d’Elegance of America


It appeared that the 2013 Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s was going to be rained out on Sunday when Saturday’s storms prevented much of the event set up. Though rain was forecast, after only a brief shower the 374 exhibitors rushed to get their cars displayed on the beautiful but wet fairways of

  Comments | By - July 31, 2013

Historic 1963 Corvette Z06 Race Car Invited to the Concours d’Elegance of America


This year the prestigious Concours d”Elegance of America is taking place on Sunday, July 28, at the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan, and has a special category in recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the 1963 Corvette. Two of the six 1963 Corvettes in the Corvette Category will be Z06 race cars. Perhaps

  Comments | By - July 19, 2013

Buy This Artwork for $150,000 and Get a Free 1963 Corvette Split-Window Coupe


Back in the early 1980s, I was stuck with an old Buick that I tried to sell for months for $500. I finally got so desperate that I ran a humorous ad hoping for a response, something along the lines of: “Free 1979 Buick, with purchase of $500 watermelon.” I finally sold the car for

  Comments | By - July 18, 2013

Owner Recounts 40 Years Behind the Wheel of His 1963 Corvette Coupe

Photo Credit: Prestige MotorCar Photography John Mrock is one of those lucky folks who has owned the same split window Corvette since the late 1960s. Not only that, but he also has some great memories of cruising in that 1963 ’Vette along some of the best beaches in the world while he was stationed in

  Comments | By - July 5, 2013

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