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Happy Birthday Corvette! America’s Favorite Sports Car Turns 60

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In the early 1950′s, Harley Earl, GM’s head of styling, envisioned a low-cost American sports car that could compete with Europe’s Jaguar, MG and Ferrari. Codenamed “Opel”, the very first prototype made its debut in January 1953 at the GM Motorama show at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. The great reviews and pubic

  Comments | By - July 1, 2013

It’s Party Time: “60 Years of the Chevrolet Corvette”

Content provided by CorvetteBlogger.com Chevrolet is celebrating the 59th Birthday of the Corvette this week. Here is a video they released today on the Chevrolet Youtube Channel featuring a look back at 60 years of America’s favorite sports car. The video mashup features a little bit of everything from Corvettes over the last 59 years ? […] More »

  Comments | By - July 2, 2012

Accelerating to the Celebration “60 Years of the Chevrolet Corvette”

Chevrolet is celebrating the 59th Birthday of the Corvette this week. Here is a video they released today on the Chevrolet Youtube Channel featuring a look back at 60 years of America’s favorite sports car. The video mashup features a little bit of everything from Corvettes over the last 59 years – from the classic

  Comments | By - June 29, 2012

Happy Birthday! Corvette Turns 58

Content provided by Keith Cornett of CorvetteBlogger.com Fifty-eight years ago yesterday, the world’s first production Corvette rolled off its Flint, Michigan assembly line, which was located at a small factory on Van Slyke Road, next to the Flint Truck Plant. On June 30, 1953, the chevrolet workers who built the first Corvettes gathered around VIN […] More »

  Comments | By - July 1, 2011