Corvette History Through Ads: Performance Advertising Makes a Comeback
Corvette History Through Ads Performance Advertising Makes a Comeback By Rick Tavel ?All rights reserved The first two years of the C2 Corvette, advertising focused on the car’s comfort and convenience options, frequently depicting the car as more of a personal luxury car than a performance car. Coupled with the new coupe’s heavy advertising bias, […] More »
Yesterday, news that the 2014 Corvette Stingray was spied on the set of Captain America: The Winter Soldier during filming on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. broke wide open. We brought you some video of the film shoot yesterday but thanks to professional photographer Glyn Lowe Photoworks who was on the scene during the
by Rick Tavel special to Corvette Forum ? 5-15-2013 All Rights Reserved Do Not Duplicate Without Permission As most Corvette aficionados know, all first generation Corvettes were convertibles. When the second generation Corvette arrived in 1963 the coupe was introduced. The now legendary split window coupe was an instant hit. The ‘split? in the window was […] More »
We want to take a moment to congratulate CF member YELLO1 for winning May’s C5 Corvette of the Month honors amidst some tough competition. YELLO1’s gorgeous, customized Millenium Yellow Coupe defeated two other coupes and a Z06 in a gallery competition for the award.
Over 40 years ago a talented gearhead and gifted driver by the name of John Lingenfelter founded Lingenfelter Performance Engineering. He saw a need for quality, reliable, go-fast parts and performance cars. John rose to the challenge and created a company that would one day achieve legendary status.