Imagine handing your Corvette keys to a repair shop and learning that an employee was using your car as his own personal transportation. Then imagine the look on your face when you realize the employee had racked up 11,000 miles on your beloved ‘Vette. Not a nice thing to imagine, right?
This is a photo of Tom Jacobs’ Night Race Blue Metallic Stingray Convertible with a gray top and interior making its way down the production line at Bowling Green. The National Corvette Museum recently emailed Tom this “sneak preview” picture because he purchased the New Corvette Owner’s Photo Album.
Yesterday we showed you the NBC News report about the recovery efforts at the National Corvette Museum. Today we get to go farther behind the scenes of the big Corvette recovery thanks to a GM-dispatched film crew. Check out the must-see mini documentary below to reflect on all that has happened since March 3, when […]
The Bugatti Veyron and the Porsche 918 Spyder, two of the most advanced hypercars ever, have four driven wheels. Motor Trend’s Best Driver’s Car, the Porsche 911 Carrera 4S, is all-wheel drive. Audi’s quattro permanent all-wheel-drive system was deemed an “unfair advantage” and banned from use in road racing. AMG is building more all-wheel-drive Benzes […]
Five down, three to go until the retrieval process is complete for “The Great Eight,” the name given to the coveted Corvettes swallowed by the sinkhole. Workers pulled the one-millionth Corvette and the severely damaged 1984 PPG Pace Car from the hole yesterday at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky. The construction team now will […]