Chevrolet Corvette: The People’s Supercar

Chevrolet Corvette

With the passing over of Prince recently, I remembered one of his greatest songs Little Red Corvette. Released in 1982 this audio track did free marketing for Chevrolet’s cause. It seems men always call their cars “she,” this kind of explains the special bond between man and machine. As for the Corvette itself it hasn’t lost its luster through the years.

What’s in a Name?

This sportscar got its moniker from Myron Scott who named it after a warship called corvette. Another name that the Corvette goes by informally is Vette. Read More

Chevrolet Camaro: The Friendly Muscle Car

Chevrolet Camaro

There’s nothing like an American muscle car, whether you are talking of either the Ford Mustang, the Dodge Challenger or even The Chevrolet Camaro. The friendly muscle car will go a long way in being your best friend on the road.

What’s In A Name

Well, the story goes that Bob Lund and Ed Rollet came up with the Camaro name. They had been reading up on the Heath’s French and English Dictionary. According to The Complete Book of Camaro, they found the word camaro in the dictionary and that the word meant friend, comrade or pal. However, the actual and factual French word that means comrade is camarade. Thus, the Camaro’s friendship starts with a white lie, now that’s not reassuring for picking a new friend. Read More