Tag: Detroit Autorama

’56 Corvette Takes First Place at Detroit Autorama

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Brian Eggers’ 1956 Corvette restomod recently earned a first place award at the Detroit Autorama, besting more than 1,000 entries at the show.

  Comments | By - March 12, 2015

A Piece of Corvette “Hot Rod” History Resurfaces

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It’s been said that every good thing must come to an end; that is, except for Corvettes, which explains why a ’57 Stocker model, once considered long gone, has resurfaced.

  Comments | By - March 23, 2014

Behold the C2/SS Custom Corvette from the Detroit Autorama

Each year at the Detroit Autorama, first time shown custom cars of all makes and models complete for the prestigious Ridler award. As the top selections are whittled down, the best 8 cars are selected as the “Great 8″. From that octet the Ridler award is then chosen. For the 2nd time in 3 years,

  Comments | By - March 15, 2013

The Corvettes of the 2013 Detroit Autorama

Detroit Autorama takes place each year in early March. 2013 marks the 61st rendition of the massive indoor custom car show. It was also the 50th anniversary of the prestigious Ridler Award. We made our annual trek down to Cobo Hall last weekend to check out all of the custom rides. Hit that magical Read

  Comments | By - March 11, 2013