Tag: 1966

Corvette Blogger’s C2 Featured in USA Today’s “Happy Birthday, Corvette” Gallery

Content provided by CorvetteBlogger.com I normally don’t talk too much about my own Corvette, but this is just too cool for us to pass up. Yesterday, we posted that USA Today wants your Corvette Photos. Taking the plunge, I sent them this photo of our 1966 Corvette convertible parked at Davis Islands in Tampa. This morning, […] More »

  Comments | By - June 29, 2012

Man Loses Three Corvettes in Garage Fire

Marcus Slater Corvette Forum Break out the tissues for this one.  A man in Staunton Illinois lost, three Corvettes and several other vehicles on a fire last tuesday. The stroke of bad luck destroyed a white ’91, a burgundy ’78, and his baby, a ’66 Sting Ray. The cars weren’t the only thing to go […] More »

  Comments | By - June 18, 2012

Sentimental Journey: Bill McElroy’s 40-Year Sting Ray Odyssey

Bill McElroy and his 1966 Corvette Sting Ray coupe have been through a lot together over the past 40 years. Back in 1971, McElroy, then 19 years old, found the car in a newspaper ad, advertised for just $1,600, nearly half what other folks wanted for similar Corvettes back then. Of course, the car was

  Comments | By - May 5, 2012

Saint Bernard’s Classic Corvette Giveaway

Last year we had the opportunity to help the Saint Bernard Catholic Church in Southern Indiana get the word out about their annual Corvette fundraiser and we’re pleased to announce the details of their new 2012 Classic Corvette giveaway. The annual raffle is an important fundraiser as it provides much needed funds for the Church’s

  Comments | By - March 23, 2012

The C2 Corvette: A Legend in the Making

  The 1963 and 1964 C2 Corvettes all had 327 cu. in. engines. This standard engine produced 250 horsepower (186 kW). Optional modifications, including fuel injection, produced up to 375 horsepower or 280 kW. In 1965, the standard engine was the 396 cu. in. ?big block? V-8, which produced 425 horsepower or 317 kW. For […] More »

  Comments | By - April 19, 2011

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