Why Corvettes Don’t Make Good Graduation Gifts
Here’s a piece of advice – if you’re going to buy a high school kid a graduation gift, a Corvette might not be a wise pick.
This Corvette of the Week is a rare find. Chevrolet produced only 502 ZR-1s for the 1992 model year, and among those, only 48 were painted in this car’s Black Rose Metallic.
Corvette Forum members love to talk trash on me because of my love for the C4 Corvette … particularly model years 1992 to 1994. I realize generation four was not a banner era for the brand, but I think C4s would be remembered more fondly if the ZR-1 were the only variant of Corvette produced during that time. At about $60,000 in the 1990s, it was an expensive car, but it was a formidable player on the world stage competing with the likes of the Porsche 911 Turbo. I dream of owning a C4 ZR-1. Forum member “We Gone” (a.k.a. Steve) is living my dream … times two.
This is one week you will not only drool over a car, but have a story tug at your heart strings. In 2011, CF member jesters94 had to sell his ’94 Torch Red coupe before leaving on a 7 month deployment to the Arabian Gulf. While he was serving his country, the best wife ever decided […] More »
A fire that started in the engine compartment of this black 1986 Corvette totaled the vehicle on Wednesday. The driver was sitting at a red light on Duval Mine Road in Green Valley, Arizona when the blaze erupted. Despite the fact that the car was a total loss and traffic was backed up for about […]