Tag: owner story

Virginia Man Fulfilling Life Long Dream to Get His Kicks on Route 66

Photo Credit: Peter Cihelka / The Free Lance-Star If you see a white C5 convertible on Route 66 over the next few days, you might just be witnessing a dream coming true. Bob Welborn, a 62-year-old Corvette enthusiast, was up before the sun last Thursday morning, heading west to live out a boyhood fantasy of

  Comments | By - May 21, 2013

California Man Reunited with the 1962 Corvette He Sold in 1966

Four years together in a Corvette can provide a lifetime of memories. Bill Ogden is proof of that. His miraculous story begins way back in October 1961 when he was in his 20s and bought a white 1962 Corvette with red interior, a 327/340 engine in the bay. Proving the power of marketing a car

  Comments | By - May 17, 2013

Sentimental 1975 Corvette Being Restored for Daughter

Misty Davis’ dad would no doubt be proud to see what she and the Corvette community in the Carolinas are doing with his 1975 Stingray. Claude Mathis Jr., died unexpectedly last August at age 61, leaving an unexpected legacy to his 34-year-old daughter. She inherited his white on blue Corvette, which was in pieces while

  Comments | By - April 23, 2013

1967 Corvette Enhanced with Modern Technology

Jerry and Felicia Mulick of Illinois have the best of both worlds with their Marina Blue 1967 Corvette convertible. They’ve got the classic looks of what some consider one of the most beautiful cars ever made, but raise the hood and you’ll see that they’ve got the modern convenience of a powerful C6 LS2 V8

  Comments | By - April 16, 2013

Joe Jackson’s 1961 Corvette is a Thing of Beauty

Photo Credit: Rick Cruz/Pacific Daily News You just never know where a Corvette enthusiast is going to turn up. Take the case of Joe Jackson, who moved to the Pacific island of Guam way back in the 1980s. In 1988, after being a fan of the sports car for years thanks to the influence of

  Comments | By - December 15, 2012

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