Corvette of the Week: This 1972 Stingray Is Hot, but Getting Hotter
It was just last September that Corvette Forum member Mark Gerardy became a “proud Corvette owner with a ’72 Stingray,” and yet here he is today, a Corvette of the Week winner.
The restoration process started with the 1972 C3 Corvette being found as an unfinished project. The body was already separate from the chassis and simply suspended in a barn for 10 years.
One of the highlights of the annual Corvettes at Carlisle show is the burnout contest held on Friday afternoon. After a long day at looking at beautiful Corvettes parked across the Corvette America FunField, it seems owners love to have a seat in the grandstands and watch someone absolutely thrash their car in a brutal
If you scroll through Corvette production numbers between 1970 and 1976 you’ll notice that there’s no mention of the color black in there anywhere. Now, we all know that GM bigwigs could pull some strings and a get a Corvette in essentially any color they wanted. That’s the case here in which GM’s President, Pete
Mecum Auctions will be offering a very rare 1972 Corvette ZR1 coupe at their upcoming 25th Anniversary Indianapolis auction May 15th – 20th. The blue coupe is one of just 20 produced in 1972 and one of 53 built during the 1970 – 1972 production run. When selected, RPO ZR1 equipped your new Corvette with