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The Next Generation of Corvettes

Welcome back to Hobby Car Corvettes, located in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania. As avid Vette’ enthusiasts, we live, breathe, and dream Corvettes: and the launch of the new 2020 Chevy Corvette Stingray, is nothing short of a Corvette lover's dream come true.   ...

Common Non-Working Options in Classic C3 Corvettes

Common Non-Working Options in Classic C3 Corvettes

As most classic car buffs have learned, the majority of old cars come with their own lists of little things that have stopped working or gone missing over the years.  Most of these minor issues have no effect on driveability or safety, so owners usually overlook...

JOHN LINGENFELTER & CORVETTES

JOHN LINGENFELTER & CORVETTES

Welcome back to Hobby Car Corvettes, our used Corvette resale shop located in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania. Over the past few months, we have been sharing posts detailing the contributions of many talented and brilliant Corvette influencers including Peter Brock, Harley...

When NASA & Corvettes Meet

When NASA & Corvettes Meet

While we here at Hobby Car Corvettes love all things Corvette, vintage is our preference by a long shot. We love the history and the stories that come with a gently loved Corvette from yesteryear. The story of the NASA Astronauts and the Corvettes is one of the most...

THE FIRST CORVETTE, ANNIVERSARY POST

THE FIRST CORVETTE, ANNIVERSARY POST

THE FIRST CORVETTE   Everything great, starts with a first. The first airplane, the first skyrise, the first ship. The Chevrolet Corvette, America knows and reveres today, is no different. On June 30, 1953, Chevrolet began production of a car that would turn...

PETER BROCK AND THE C3 CORVETTE

PETER BROCK AND THE C3 CORVETTE

PETER BROCK AND THE C3 CORVETTE   Thank you for stopping by here at Hobby Car Corvettes where we are all Corvettes, all the time. As used Corvette dealers here in Martinsburg, Pennsylvania, we have a deep passion for the history of the Corvette. One of the...

THE EVOLUTION OF THE CORVETTE STINGRAY

THE EVOLUTION OF THE CORVETTE STINGRAY

WHAT IS A CORVETTE STINGRAY REALLY?   Thank you for stopping by here at Hobby Car Corvettes in Martinsburg, PA. This week we want to talk about the history behind the Stingray emblem. While the Stingray is commonly thought of as a model of Corvette, that’s not...

World of Wheels – Pittsburgh 2019

World of Wheels – Pittsburgh 2019

We are finally starting to see some signs of spring here in central Pennsylvania, and we're super excited about it!  This winter was a long one and we can't say we didn't get a little stir-crazy.  A nice break from the winter monotony came in February when we visited...

Without Harley Earl, The Corvette Would Not Be

Without Harley Earl, The Corvette Would Not Be

HARLEY EARL GAVE US THE CORVETTE   As always, thank you for stopping by Hobby Car Corvettes. We share our love of Corvettes with the world through reliable and easy used Corvette sales.   Over the past couple months, we have been visiting the lives of...