Tag: Harley Earl

7 Things You May Not Have Known About Corvette Designer Harley Earl

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As GM’s top car designer, Harley Earl’s name is as synonymous with the Corvette as the name Steve Jobs is with Apple. Especially when it comes to innovation.

  Comments | By - February 11, 2015

Harley Earl’s Personal Corvette – Another Record in the Making?


Right on the heels of the record breaking 1967 L88 Stingray which sold for $3.2M at Mecum’s Dallas Auction September 7, Dana Mecum is out to break his own record for the price paid for a Corvette. The “Dealmaker” knew he’d have to do something spectacular for an encore at his upcoming Chicagoland Auction, October […]

  Comments | By - September 19, 2013

Nine Corvettes Invited to 2013 Concours d’Elegance of America


by Rick Tavel Special to Corvette Forum ? 7-22-2013 All rights reserved, do not duplicate without permission.   One of the most important and renowned automobile events in the country, the Concours d?Elegance of America, returns to the Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan on Sunday, July 28th. The Concours d?Elegance of America, is […] More »

  Comments | By - July 22, 2013

Chevy To Celebrate 60 Years of Corvette at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Although Corvette first made its introduction in January 1953 at the GM Motorama in New York City, the concept that took the country by storm – codenamed EX-122 – was actually built in 1952. Sixty years later, Chevrolet is planning to celebrate the occasion with events worldwide. Once of those celebrations is being planned when

  Comments | By - March 16, 2012

Happy Birthday! Corvette Turns 58

Content provided by Keith Cornett of CorvetteBlogger.com Fifty-eight years ago yesterday, the world’s first production Corvette rolled off its Flint, Michigan assembly line, which was located at a small factory on Van Slyke Road, next to the Flint Truck Plant. On June 30, 1953, the chevrolet workers who built the first Corvettes gathered around VIN […] More »

  Comments | By - July 1, 2011