Tag: C5

Corvette of the Week: Johnson_92 is Redefining Feeling Blue

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Whether or not you are feeling blue, your day is about to be improved by these fantastic photos of CF user Johnson_92’s 2003 Corvette Z06. An excellent subject combined with an excellent photographer can yield excellent photographs! The wheels are from CF Supporting Member Wheel’$ForLe$$, who say it’s their first C5 with the 360 Forged […] More »

  Comments | By - November 1, 2013

Corvette Owner/Hero Chases Down Armed Cop Shooter

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A car wash owner in Albuquerque, New Mexico (who wishes to remain anonymous) witnessed a man shoot a cop, then steal the officer’s cruiser. But being a Corvette owner, and therefore having balls of solid steel, (as well as family members on the force) the car wash owner leaped into his modded 2003 C5 and […] More »

  Comments | By - November 1, 2013

Tech Thursday: C5 Tires and Wheels

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Tires and Wheels Why Mod? Replacing the tires and wheels on a stock Corvette immediately makes your Corvette stand out. It is probably the easiest way to modify the appearance without extensive fiberglass work and without the risk of ruining your car. If you don’t like the rims you can always put the stock ones […] More »

  Comments | By - October 24, 2013

Corvette History through Ads: Where Did All the Corvette Ads Go?

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No, the images are not a mistake! Each week for over a half year you have grown accustomed to seeing a Corvette advertisement as the opening to this series of articles detailing the history of the Corvette through advertising. And it is no error that in order to grasp this important part of the Corvette’s […] More »

  Comments | By - October 23, 2013

Tech Thursday: C5 CAGS

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Transmission CAGS What is CAGS? To avoid a gas guzzler tax, Chevrolet invented a skip-shift device on its manual transmission cars called Computer-Aided Gear Selection, or CAGS. CAGS forces you to shift your manual Vette from first to fourth (rather than second or third) when: Engine temp is greater than 169 F Vehicle speed is […] More »

  Comments | By - October 17, 2013

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