How to Prepare Your Car for the Winter Weather

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Whatever the weather condition, checking and keeping your car in top shape is of utmost importance. This requirement assumes serious importance if the area is prone to severe winters. Cold weather tests the vehicle’s preparedness and finds overlooked weaknesses like no other. By following our simple 20-point checklist you can prepare your vehicle for the […]

Fall 2014 Corvette Shows

Corvette shows Fall 2014

Corvette Restoration is about one thing, a love affair with a car that quite frankly transcends automotive history. Other brands have followings, other cars have a loving, faithful group of enthusiasts but none can compare to that of the Corvette…perhaps we’re all not quite right in the head. So be it, if being faithful to […]

6 Easy Car Problems You Can Troubleshoot Yourself

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If you own a car, you should be able to perform certain basic maintenance tasks on your vehicle without resorting to a trip to the mechanic. From oil changes to fluid checks, you want to be able to see what works and when it is working properly (or when it is not). So to give […]

Owning a Corvette on a Beer Budget

Corvette Budget

The Corvette has been a mainstay an icon even of the American Automotive Industry for over 60 years.  That type of love affair is not going to be cheap or something that anyone can afford, right?  Wrong.  To be sure, owning a Corvette, walking into a dealership, chunking down some coin and having the salesperson […]

Holiday Shopping Part 3: Owning a Bit of History – Vette Style

1966 Corvette by Sids1 on Flickr

Part 3 of a 3-part series. Today is our last installment on choosing a Corvette as a holiday purchase this season. Previously we compared purchasing a new 2014 Corvette against buying a used C6 model from previous, recent years. Of course, the final option is to invest in a classic Corvette from previous generations Holiday […]

Holiday Corvette Shopping Part 2 – Buying Used

C6 Corvette by Bryce Womeldurf on Flickr

Part 2 of a 3-part series. In our last installment on buying a Corvette for the holidays, we took a look at the C7, the latest release of the Corvette model.  And while the C7 will continue to well represent the Corvette name, there are many other options to consider if you are in the […]

Holiday Shopping for Corvettes – New, Used or Classic?

2014 Corvette in Laguna Blue by culinarycara on Flickr

Part 1 of a 3-part series. With the approach of holiday season, the Black Fridays and Cyber Mondays and all the shopping battles in between that are being fought online, in stores and on TV, one question hits home with the Corvette buying audience.  You’re in the market for a Corvette, so what should you […]

Insuring a Collector Car: What You Need to Know

Insuring a Collector Car

Having a collector car may make you the envy of the neighborhood, but it will also make you the envy of thieves. Not only that, but your hard work and investment can be susceptible to damage from a myriad of unforeseen problems. A comprehensive insurance plan is something you must invest in, but unlike your […]

What You Should Know Before You Customize Your Corvette

Custom Corvette by dave_7 on Flickr

Maybe you’ve got an old Corvette sitting in your driveway, just crying out for some attention. Or, perhaps you’ve seen an offer for a real diamond in the rough that needs some TLC: Tender Loving Customization. Before you start investing and making plans for that car, a little investigation will go a long towards telling […]

Protecting Your Car from the Elements

Protecting Your Car

NOAA, the U.S. administration that tracks storms, predicts that 2013 will be an active hurricane season in the Atlantic, and after that, winter is coming – are you and your car ready?  It’s time to start protecting your vehicle from the elements. These simple tips can get you ready: 1. Maintain or repair your garage. […]