Legendary SCCA Corvette Racer Andy Porterfield Passes Away
A legend in the Corvette world for more than 50 years passed away last Tuesday in Newport Beach, Calif. Andy Porterfield first started racing Corvettes in 1957, and amazingly he was still racing them in 2012 at the age of 80! “Porterfield? Hell, he was racing Corvettes when I started,” racing icon George Follmer said
If you’re looking for a unique Corvette, then we have found it for you in Spain. A collector over there drew up a 1/18 scale model and then had a custom Corvette C3 limo made from the sketch. The Corvette limo is 12.5 meters long, and in case you flunked metrics, that’s about 41 feet
What happens when you love Corvettes and making motion pictures, too? Well, you’ve probably just entered the life of Michael Brown, who has become one of the best-known and most dedicated fans of Chevrolet’s fantastic sports car over the past few years. Of course, he produced The Quest that debuted to rave reviews last year.
When we first published the photo gallery of Corvettes that were in attendance at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance in Northeast Florida, the first two pictures we shared were of the #94 Leldon Blackwell Corvette Racer. Since then, we’ve come across some additional information on the former Sebring race car as well as a video
Founded in 1996, the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance has grown to be one of the best high-end car shows in the Country. We were lucky to come across a gallery of photos posted on the Corvette Forum by member “AuctionDepot” who has graciously allowed us to share these Corvette photos with you. To see more