1967 Corvette Overview: History, Specs, and More

2017 marks the 50-year anniversary of the end of the Corvette's second generation, which was marked by the last manufacturing year for the famous Sting Ray. The 1967 Corvette, a well-loved antique, still shows up at classic auto shows. It sells to collectors for up to $200,000 with low mileage, good … [Read more...]

Corvette Stingray – What’s In The Name?

CORVETTE STINGRAY, We Like It! The name Corvette comes from the smallest class of vessel considered to be a warship. The typical size of the modern Corvette is between 500 tons and 2,000 tons although recent designs may approach 3,000 tons, which might instead be considered a small frigate. It is … [Read more...]

Joe Atkins’ Corvette Love Story

Filling Station Hangout As a young boy I grew up around a filling station, that’s a gas station to you young folks, and observed many cars passing through.   I started around the time I was 7 or 8 years old until I was around 30 years old. There were always car buff’s hanging around there. I … [Read more...]