Environmental Geologist: Here’s What Might Have Happened With the Sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum

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The Bowling Green, Kentucky area where the Corvette Museum is located sits in what is known as a karst area. This is an area where water slowly dissolves the native bedrock—usually limestone— in the subsurface. Once the bedrock is dissolved to a point, it is no longer structurally sound to support the weight of what is on top of it, it fails or collapses.

  Comments | By - February 12, 2014

Found at Walmart: 2015 Corvette Z06 Prototype

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Find deals on a 36-pack of Budweiser, a carton of cigarettes and a mega pack of beef jerky, and you’ve got yourself a good day at Walmart. Find a 2015 Corvette Z06 test mule in the Walmart parking lot, and you’ve got yourself a great day at Walmart that could only be topped with cracked-out […] More »

  Comments | By - February 12, 2014

Video: Sinkhole at National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green. Priceless ’83 Spared, Eight Cars Consumed

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**We now have video of the sinkhole. ** At 5:30 CST this morning, a sinkhole opened up under the Sky Dome at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, swallowing eight cars. No employees were injured. Local emergency crews estimated the sinkhole’s dimensions at 40 feet across and 25 to 30 feet deep.

  Comments | By - February 12, 2014

Corvette C7 Wins MotorWeek’s ‘Best of the Year’

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The 2014 Corvette Stingray has pulled in yet another coveted award, earning MotorWeek’s “Best of the Year” 2014 Drivers’ Choice Award. Announced at the Chicago Auto Show, the award takes into account everything from exterior design to performance as well as pricing.

  Comments | By - February 11, 2014

The Cure for Polar Vortex Induced Depression—Planning Your Back to the Bricks™/Corvette Reunion Week

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As the “polar vortex” blankets much of the country and the dreaded February “blues” set in, one of the best diversions to help brighten your outlook and pull you out of the doldrums is to begin planning your summer automobile event calendars. Just the thought of those sunny days and warm summer nights is enough to send the vortex back to the poles.

  Comments | By - February 10, 2014

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