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‘Ordinary’ 1964 Corvette Sting Ray Transformed Into Award Winning Restomod

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More than a year of work has transformed this once-ordinary 1964 Corvette coupe into a prize-winning restomod, says owner Patrick Lamberton of Chalfont, Bucks County, PA. Modifications include a 2013 Chevy fuel-injected LS3 engine, good for 436 horsepower, as well as suspension upgrades from a 1996 Corvette in the front and a 1986 Corvette in […]

  Comments | By - December 23, 2013

NC Couple Keeps it Classic in Restoration of a 1954 Corvette

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Isn’t it funny how fate sometimes intervenes for Corvette owners? Take the case of Tommy and Brenda Loftin of North Carolina, who no doubt are thankful this holiday season that back in 2010, Brenda took a ride one night trying to get their granddaughter to go to sleep and just happened to drive past an […]

  Comments | By - December 3, 2013

Brian Hobaugh’s 30 Year History with a 500-hp 1965 Corvette Sting Ray

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When Brian Hobaugh’s dad bought a 1965 Corvette to compete in the world of autocross back in 1983, he probably didn’t realize he was creating a family legacy that shows no signs of ending anytime soon. But that’s exactly what he has created over the past 30 years with his magnificent 1965 Sting Ray that […]

  Comments | By - September 20, 2013

Cruising in the Corvette with Marilyn Monroe

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Photo Credit: DNAinfo/Meredith Hoffman You never know who you might see in a Corvette. Especially if the driver is 76-year-old Bob Germino. When he takes his 1989 convertible out for a cruise, he’s accompanied by one of the most beautiful women of all time – Marilyn Monroe. Or at least a stunning cutout of her. […]

  Comments | By - August 26, 2013

Michigan Corvette Owner Ready to Show His Custom 1981 Corvette at Saginaw’s Old Town Motorfest

Matt Rodriguez made it back more than 40 years ago from Vietnam, where he worked as a crew chief on a chopper. After he returned to the States in 1970, he began a 30-year career with General Motors in the tool and dye department. That’s when he also started his long love affair with Corvettes,

  Comments | By - July 22, 2013

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