Tag: Customized Corvettes

Grandpa Fred ‘Rocket Man’ Underwood Blasts Off at Texas Mile

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With a modified 2009 C6 ZR1 pushing 730-horsepower, ol’ Rocket Man is edging ever closer to having a 200-mph run for a standing mile at the Texas Mile high speed shootout.

  Comments | By - July 21, 2015

Sizzlin’ Hot Corvette ZR1 Runs 9s


A day at the strip with this Lethal Performance ZR1 proves the old adage remains true: too much is never enough. Except, perhaps, when trying to get a clean launch.

  Comments | By - July 20, 2015

Corvette of the Week: Lydia, the Transgender C2

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This week’s Corvette of the Week comes our way thanks to the creativity CF member Poorhousenext had to employ in order to give Lydia, his C2, the curves her body needed to fit over wider tires and wheels. He refers to his 1964 as transgender due to all the “plastic surgery” she needed to achieve […] More »

  Comments | By - January 3, 2014

1961 Kelly Corvette Coupe is One of a Kind


They call it a 1961 Kelly Corvette Coupe. But if it didn’t say Corvette on the door panels, you probably wouldn’t think it had any connection at all to the Chevrolet sports car. The Kelly is built on a chassis from a 1959 or 1960 Corvette, but you wouldn’t know that from a casual glance. […]

  Comments | By - December 2, 2013

Students Restore C4 Corvette to Honor Veterans


Lots of hard work in a short time resulted in this patriotic tribute, just in time for the 2013 New York City Veterans Day Parade last month. The 1984 Corvette had belonged to a Korean War veteran, whose wife donated it after he recently passed away to the Cpl. David W. Leonard K.I.A. War Memorial […]

  Comments | By - December 2, 2013

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