Vette Parking Only: Corvettes Descend on the Petersen!
It’s generally a breeze to park at the Petersen. But last Saturday, the garage was packed to capacity with Corvettes of every era, and the crowds that came to check out the 60th Anniversary Celebration were sent to lots across the street. Our photographer lived just around the corner from the museum, and said this is the […] More »
To celebrate Corvette’s 60th Anniversary the Petersen devoted a sizable chunk of its second floor to showcase some of the hottest cars from every generation along with some wild ones never meant for mass production. The 1956 Corvette SR-2 pictured above was special ordered?and raced?by Harley Earl’s son, and is still campaigned in vintage events today. Also on hand […] More »
The Petersen Automotive Museum pulled out all the stops to celebrate the Corvette’s 60th birthday. I was a little disappointed that the General couldn’t spare an actual car?instead of the design study pictured here?because I was hoping to sit in the new cockpit. That said, I was blown away by the presence of this car […] More »
Tonight at 2:30 am EST, the Chevrolet press conference will get underway from the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland and the 2014 Corvette Stingray Convertible will be revealed. Chevrolet will be streaming the reveal live on YouTube and you can watch it live with us. For those that won’t be able to see it live,
by Rick Tavel 2-27-13 As you probably know by now, Peterson Automotive Museum is hosting a terrific tribute to the Corvette this weekend in honor of America’s sports car’s 60th Anniversary. Hundreds of Corvettes, several distinctive and historically important, will be exhibited at arguably the finest automobile museum in the country. The West Coast unveiling […] More »