Category Archives: Corvette

What Do You Think Of A Corvette Engine In A Porsche

By   May 30, 2018

Porsche 911

Porsche 911

We’ve noticed somewhat of a trend lately, folks swapping Corvette V8’s into Porsche’s. We’ve seen some Porsche Boxster builds, some 944 builds and some 911 builds all with a big American V8 powering the performance machine.

Now there is a lot of controversy about such things. Many purists of any manufacture think it is wrong to put an engine from another marquee in the car. After all the engine is the heart of the car and as such shouldn’t you use the power plant that was intended?

But, is there room for such builds and do they make sense?

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Is $53,000 Too Much For A Ford Mustang GT

By   May 25, 2018

2018 Ford Mustang GT

2018 Ford Mustang GT

The 2018 Ford Mustang GT starts at $35,190, but when optioned up the price tag can rise to $53,000. That’s a lot of money, but then the Mustang GT does offer 460 horsepower. The question is, should you purchase a we’ll optioned GT for that price?

For $53,000 you get into the price range of a few different high performance cars.

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2018 Car Show Season Starts

By   May 13, 2018

Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show

Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show

Summer is almost officially upon us and that means cars shows. Sure, there are plenty of Cars and Coffee events that you can see great cars, but the competition car shows are now well underway.

For us the car show season starts with the Cruisin’ Morro Bay Car Show. Of course if we were on the east coast Amelia Island is the show that starts things off, but that is all the way on the other side of the country. For us it starts in Morro Bay and all the car shows lead to the “grand daddy” of them all, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

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First Corvette ZR1 To Be Auctioned By Barrett-Jackson

By   December 1, 2017

Corvette ZR1

Corvette ZR1

The new 2019 Corvette ZR1 is the ultimate American sports car. The 755 horsepower supercharged V8 powered performance machine is capable of a top speed of 212 mph in coupe form. 0-60 mph can be hit in under 3 seconds and the ZR1 starts at $119,995.

Of course the very first example of the 2019 Corvette ZR1 will likely fetch a bit more than that.

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