The Father Of The Corvette

The Man - The Legend Harley Earl had been producing "Dream Cars" or at least dream designs since the late 30's with his Buick Y-Job in '37 and in 1951 designed the elegant Buick Le Sabre. The Le Sabre incorporated a number of styling details gleaned from aerospace design. It was his deep … [Read more...]

First Generation Corvettes (1953-1962)

The Birth of the Corvette - June, 1953 As the 1953 Corvette emerged, it was very appealing to the eye, plus with the fiberglass body, Corvette became the only vehicle of its kind right out of the factory! Still in all, it wasn’t perfect by no stretch of the imagination. Its chassis was stolen from … [Read more...]