Category Archives: Corvette Recognition

Autoweek Staff Selects Z06 As ‘Best In Show’ During NAIAS Media Days

Z06 Unveiled During Detroit Auto Show Media DaysDetroit Auto Show report posted on Automotive News by Wes Raynal, 1-16-14The press conferences are over (our feet are killing us), our staff has stopped wrestling, and the ballots are counted. The 2014 Detroit …

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Detroit Free Press Names Corvette Stingray As Its Car Of The Year

 The 2014 Corvette Stingray at its unveiling in January. From The Detroit Free Press, 12/19/132014 Corvette Stingray redefines style and performanceExpectations were high for the 2014 Corvette, but the car came in way above them, justifying Chevy’s decision to revive the …

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C7 Stingray Earns Car of Year Honors From Automobile Magazine

2014 CorvetteNews from Automobile Magazine, Nov. 17, 2013Yes, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette is the Automobile of the Year. No, this was not a foregone conclusion. The Corvette may have a special place in the American automotive pantheon, but not every …

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“Corvettes at Carlisle” to celebrate 1963 production line

Guest post by Michael Garland of Carlisle EventsPennsylvania — In 2013, Corvettes at Carlisle is putting a heavy emphasis on the 50th anniversary of the 1963 production line of cars. In doing so, sixty-three ‘63s will be on display as …

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Edmunds.com recognizes Corvette in its 2013 Best Retained Value Awards

The 2013 Chevrolet Corvette was selected in the over $45,000 coupe category.The 2013 Corvette Coupe receives another laurel as Edmunds.com includes this beauty in its Best Retained Value Awards.Here’s what the site has to say:When it comes to performance, the …

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2012 Corvettes at Canterbury Show

I attended the Corvettes at Canterbury Show in mid-June, and had a great time, as I have had so many times before.  GMC Corvette Set, sponsors of this show, clearly put much time and effort into this event every year, …

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Third Oldest Corvette at Auction

As reported by Hemmings recently: "Six years ago, the oldest production Corvette in existence, Corvette #003, sold for $1,080,000 at Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale sale.  RM Auctions is not expecting a repeat of that sale when the third-oldest Corvette, Corvette #005, crosses …

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Motor Trend Tests Show-Stoppers, Corvette Z06 Tops List

Competition was fierce when Motor Trend decided to test a slew of vehicles on how quickly they could come to a screeching halt after traveling at 60 mph. The team figured the cars that came to a complete stop in …

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Celebrity Choice Awards at Corvette Funfest

I had written previously that CorvetteBlog was going to the recent Corvette Funfest in Effingham, Illinois, so today I tell my story about being one of the Celebrity Choice Judges.  I was honored with the cap (shown at the right) for my …

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IntelliChoice Releases Vehicle Model “Best Bets” for 2012

This year, Chevrolet made IntelliChoice’s “Best Bets” list three times, with Corvette as one of the listed models! Brand Model Audi A3 Audi A6 Audi R8 Cadillac CTS Sedan Chevrolet Camaro SS Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Equinox GMC Terrain Honda Civic …

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