Last C7 Corvette Sells For Record-Breaking $2.7 Million

STEPHEN SILLER TUNNEL TO TOWERS FOUNDATION RECEIVES 2.7 MILLION DOLLARS FROM RECORD-BREAKING CHEVROLET CORVETTE AUCTION At least five smart homes to be built benefiting catastrophically-injured veterans and their families Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation to receive 2.7 million dollars from the auction of the final seventh generation Chevrolet Corvette at Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction at …

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New President & CEO Announced

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Dr. Sean Preston to Join Museum Team The National Corvette Museum Board of Directors has selected Dr. Sean Preston to serve as President and CEO of the National Corvette Museum. Dr. Preston joins the NCM, effective July 1, from Portland, OR where he served as President of a non-profit independent school. He succeeds 23-year NCM …

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National Corvette Museum Auctioning Off Tickets to C8 Reveal

On April 11, 2019 GM announced the official reveal date of the ‘next generation’ Corvette. Since that initial announcement there has been speculation and information slowly coming out on location and who would be invited. Thanks to the generosity of General Motors, the National Corvette Museum was provided with tickets to the reveal event to …

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1979 Engineering Development Corvette Undergoing Conservation

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It’s known as the Corvette that started the Bowling Green Assembly Plant. But this 1979 Corvette had a story prior to arriving in Kentucky. This 1979 Corvette has an experimental chassis that was utilized to develop the engineering changes coming in 1980 and 1981 to the third-generation of Corvette. This Corvette’s chassis was modified by …

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Museum Lifetime Member, Volunteer Surprises Wife with Corvette

Surprises at the Museum are always fun, but they’re even moreso when it’s a member of your ‘extended’ Museum family. John and Carol Fort of Wilmington, NC have been Lifetime Members of the Museum since 1997, are members of the Spire Society, and not only have volunteered for many years at the Museum but are …

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