Retiring GM Design Chief Ranks C7 Corvette as Most Cherished Project
Sure, Ed Welburn has had more than a few major wins during his 44-year with GM. But it’s clear that the design of the C7 Corvette is what the retiring global design chief treasures most.
Ed Welburn, one of Corvette’s biggest and most influential fans, has decided to retire. And while we certainly wish him well, we also really hate to see him go.
Ed Welburn, head of General Motors design, racial-barrier breaker, and architect of the automaker’s current financial prosperity, has announced that he is retiring this year.
Tadge Juechter, chief engineer for the C7 Corvette, offers up some very interesting observations about the car.