Ed Clerkin’s Avenue of the Giants run – 2017

On Thursday, May 25th, 2017, 19 brave souls endured the long drive up to the Avenue of the Giants in Humboldt County for a 4-day scenic tour.  For those of you unfamiliar with the area, Avenue of the Giants is a 31-mile scenic section of old Highway 101 (State Route 254) that runs parallel to US 101 with 51,000 acres of redwood groves.  ... More

Dennis Trammel’s Spring Mountain Driving Course

Videos taken from the dash of a C7 Corvette at the Spring Mountain Driving School.  Read the entire story in the 2016 August Newsletter under the Membership column. More

Pat & Sandy’s Excellent Adventure – 100th Running of Indy 500

Our journey began 5/25 on the AirBus to LA and Embassy Suites in time for cocktails and dinner. The following morning, we arrived at LAX for our nonstop flight to Chicago.  The only glitch was United sending texts changing the flight time back and forth three times.  Very confusing.  Security went smoothly.  We picked up our car ... More

Fred & Sharon Smith – Exploring RMS Queen Mary

Exploring the RMS Queen Mary from Bow to Stern, Port to Starboard, and Top to Bottom by Sharon Smith Those of you who have traveled with Fred and myself on a Corvette run know that I am always up for checking out the road less traveled and exploring places and spaces off the normal tourist grid.  The run to the Queen Mary provided ... More

Fred & Sharon Smith – Corvette Racing Weekend

Corvette Racing Weekend, April 30-May 1, in Monterey, CA by Sharon Smith This weekend is not just about racing.  It is a gathering of the greater Corvette family to enjoy not only the racing, but also to be updated on what is happening in all things Corvette, and share our passion for Corvette. Saturday evening we attended the ... More

Fred & Sharon Smith – Barrett-Jackson

Monday, February 1, 2016, 3:00 pm We had not made a pilgrimage to the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Scottsdale, AZ since 2012. Plus, I needed to find a present for Fred’s birthday, so that seemed a perfect place for him to find something he liked. Since it is a long drive we decided to do an overnight stop in Palm Springs on the way. ... More

Jim Wafer, 1957 Corvette

Personal story and photograph submitted by owner Jim Wafer - courtesy of the National Corvette Museum - website for participation in the National Corvette Museum 2008 Historic Motorama II. It may have started in the early 1990s when I built a second residence in the birth place of the Corvette, Bowling Green, Kentucky. Being so close to ... More