Tag: Vettes in the News

Bowling Green Gears up for C7 Production

The Bowling Green Corvette Assembly Plant showed off its $131 million construction project to elected officials on Tuesday, as preparations for the C7 Corvette kick into high gear. The plant will be closing to the public for tours on September 14 as the secretive work continues for the highly anticipated next generation. Construction includes a

  Comments | By - June 13, 2012

The Corvette King of Napoleon, Ohio

Corvette fanatics probably think they have died and gone to heaven when they walk into the showroom at ProTeam Corvette Sales. And little wonder. Owner’s Terry Michaelis and his brother Fred – who have been in the Corvette hobby since the early 1970s, when they first began buying and fixing up used models – currently

  Comments | By - May 16, 2012

The Top 10 Most Stolen Corvettes By Year

So here’s a fact for Corvette trivia fans: In the last 30 years, which model year of Corvette has been reported stolen more than any other? If you answered the 1984 Corvette, then give yourself a hand. The National Insurance Crime Bureau has looked a thefts of Corvettes from 1981-2011 and issued their report to

  Comments | By - May 15, 2012

Sentimental Journey: Bill McElroy’s 40-Year Sting Ray Odyssey

Bill McElroy and his 1966 Corvette Sting Ray coupe have been through a lot together over the past 40 years. Back in 1971, McElroy, then 19 years old, found the car in a newspaper ad, advertised for just $1,600, nearly half what other folks wanted for similar Corvettes back then. Of course, the car was

  Comments | By - May 5, 2012

Mid-Engined Alessi AR-1 is a Corvette-Powered Supercar

Mid-engined Corvettes have been the grist of the rumor mill for decades. Some are even hopeful the upcoming C7 Corvette might break the current rear-wheel drive mold. But if you just can’t wait and see what General Motors is going to do with the next-generation Corvette, then you might want to check out the Alessi

  Comments | By - April 16, 2012

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