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2019 Corvette Early Production Announced

Well, that was quick! Rumors have been confirmed that production of the 2018 Corvette will cease early for the model year. The last date to order a 2018 Corvette is November 16, and the last week of production for the 2018 model year is the week of January 22. The 2019 model year will begin …

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Final Black Rose Numbers Release, The Story Behind Sebring Orange

Today GM has released the final 2018 Black Rose Corvette numbers. A total of 219 saleable / retail Corvettes (165 coupes and 54 convertibles) were produced in the shade – 92 were Stingrays, 78 were Grand Sports and 49 were Z06s. For model year 2017, 1333 Corvettes were Black Rose. The last Black Rose, a …

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2017 Final Corvette Stats

General Motors has released the final 2017 model year Corvette stats. A total of 32,782 Corvettes were produced: 34.3% Stingray Coupe, 30.2% Grand Sport Coupe, 18.9% Z06 Coupe, 7% Stingray Convertible, 6.2% Grand Sport Convertible and 3.3% Z06 Convertible. Once again, automatics more than doubled the production of manuals at 77%. The 1LT package was …

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Compressing Corvette Fun

If you live in Southern California, it is quite a haul to drive cross country to Bowling Green, Kentucky for a visit to the National Corvette Museum. That’s why for Dick and Linda Bottis of Fountain Valley, CA, it typically only happens every five years for the National Corvette Caravan. Except this year, when they …

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GM Bowling Green Assembly Plant Named John B. Holland Business of the Year

The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce honored 23 businesses with awards Thursday night at the annual Targeted Business and Industry Banquet held at the Knicely Center. General Motors Bowling Green Assembly Plant received the top award of the evening, the John B. Holland Business of the Year Award. The banquet is held each year …

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