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David and Patti McCormick of the Boone Trail Corvette Club in the West Region
took their 2000 on its first big road trip to the 2007 Black Hills Classic. Lucky Car !!


Kristy Fox of Tulsa Vette Set in the Southwest Region enjoys taking her nephew Jagger for rides in her 1998. It is the 3rd Corvette she has owned and it's by far the fastest. She decided to get the custom paint work done after hitting a deer on US169 at midnight. She wasn't hurt but it put a scratch or two on the car!

Happy 30th Anniversary Circle City Corvette Club (1977 - 2007)

Circle City Corvette Club (IN-281) will be celebrating their 30th Anniversary over Labor Day weekend this year. Shown here are the 118 Members that came out for a Club Photo.

AND THE WINNER IS....

....Johnny Baldo, of Windy City Corvettes in the Midwest Region.
This First Place, colorful burnout was performed at Corvettes at Carlisle in August of 2006
and delighted the crowd!  Way to go, Johnny!


Willie and Tom Nagle of Corvettes of Temecula Valley in the West Coast Region, drove their Silver Pearl 1966 Corvette to Corvettes at Carlisle in Pennsylvania on August 25-27, 2005. Corvettes at Carlisle was the largest Corvette event of 2005 with more than 60,000 people in attendance.
The Nagles won a special Celebrity Pick award which was given to them by Dave Hill (shown in the middle) Corvette Chief Engineer. This award was originally established by Arkus Zora Duntov. Mr. Hill said of their car " It was skillfully updated in all the right ways." Tom and Willie immensely enjoyed their trip.


Chris Scafero of the Corvette Club of Michigan in the Michigan Region is shown here in his '69 Coupe that he has transformed into a race beauty. In 2004 he was second overall in the club standings and a Class Champion for Class 2A/B among the Corvette Club of Michigan Members. He placed 5th in the Michigan Region 2004 Men's Point Standings and is looking to another successful year in 2005.


Hello from Buffalo!

The Corvettes of Buffalo in the Northeast Region held a Brunch Run event in Niagara County in 2005. The 70 plus Corvettes were Police escorted safely through the Niagara County countryside before enjoying a catered brunch at their sponsor's dealership. All had plenty of food & fun, including the friendly Police Officers! In 2006, the Brunch Run will also include a cruise through Niagara Falls, NY to view the Falls from their Corvettes!

Save the Wave.....Skip Polowy
VP Corvettes of Buffalo!



Elizabeth Antos of Flint Corvette Club of the Michigan Region drove her 2004 Commemorative Corvette to Convention 2004 in Las Vegas. At times it was like driving through the middle of nowhere.  The picture on the left was along the road...somewhere near Moab, Utah!



Kathy Hedges of Corvettes of Temecula Valley of the West Coast Region wants us to enjoy this terrific picture. The Corvettes are lining up for the cruise around Big Bear Lake on June 25, 2005. The Cruise is part of the "Big Bear Bash" hosted by Corvettes West of the West Coast Region. The weekend long event (2005 was the 23rd year) drew approximately 400 cars, mostly from California and Arizona. The event includes an NCCC Car Show, Autocross and Gimmick Rallye/Poker Run as well as a Golf Tournament and Volleyball Tournament.



This is Mary Griffin's '96 in action on an Autocross course. This C4 has 155,000 miles and still running strong.
Mary is from the Cen-Tex Corvette Club in Waco, Texas of the Southwest Region.



Sash & Veronica Srbinoski of NSW Corvettes Unlimited of Australia along with their travel companion and guide, Conrad Kolross of Las Vegas, (on right) are shown here with Jim and Joan Thomas of Northern Illinois Corvette Club of the Midwest Region and their 2002 Z06.
Traveling I-80 on a month long trip around the USA they spotted the May 30, 2005 Midwest Region autocross action at The Tire Rack in South Bend, IN and decided to stop for a visit.

Joan is the Midwest Region Webmaster and the NCCC Webmaster.


Dan & Kathy Hedges (far left) of Corvettes of Temecula Valley in the West Coast Region took in the Wisconsin Corvette Club Rallyes in the Midwest Region while traveling cross-country in May, 2005. They are shown here with their 1963 Corvette, Don Schmitt, Governor of Wisconsin Corvette Club and Jim and Joan Thomas of Northern Illinois Corvette Club.
Joan is the Midwest Region Webmaster and the NCCC Webmaster.


Jay Hommer takes "Toad" for a race around the track now that it is ready for action and back in competition form.

Jay is the 2000 ~ 2005-1/2 NCCC Treasurer and 2005 RE for the West Region. He and wife Linda are members of the Corvette Club of Iowa in the West Region.




John Backman is shown here racing his 95 at a High Speed Event at Summit Point, WV.

John is the 2005 Vice-President of the DestiNY Corvette Club in the Northeast Region


For many years now at NCCC Membership renewal time each year NCCC Distribution Manager Rose Schmitt and husband Don have stuffed each new NCCC Membership Packet with all the Goodies that arrive sometimes by Semi. Their basement is base operations and after stuffing all the packets they are toted off to the Post Office in big boxes to be mailed off to the NCCC Members everywhere.
The Schmitts are Members of Wisconsin Corvette Club in the Midwest Region.




Dave Hurt's full frame restored '63 Split Window.

Dave is a Member of the
Tri-State Corvette Club in the Indiana Region


Skip & Maureen Polowy with the Corvettes of Buffalo enjoy meeting other Corvette enthusiasts at an event.

Skip's 98 in Canada

AND THE WINNER IS....
....Tommy Gee, Governor of DestiNY Corvette Club, in his 2001 Corvette at the ESTA Drag Strip at Cicero New York Oct 2004.  Destiny Corvette Club has won the NE Region Club Points Championship the last three years. Not bad for only forming three years ago!!!!!!



Twice as much fun !! 1998 Custom Coupe and 1995 Indy Pace Car owned by Bob Kirsch. Bob is from the East Ohio Region and a member of Corvette Cleveland. His '98 coupe is powered by a Magnacharger supercharger and was built for "waxing" by the folks at American Custom Industries in Sylvania, Ohio. This year's addition to the stable is a '95 Indy Pace Car, which is actually Indy 500 Event car # 137, with only 11,000 miles on it! Naturally his favorite events are Concoursing and Car shows, and he does very well at them. This year's big accomplishment was being chosen as a "Celebrity Judge's" choice at the Mid America Fun Fest.




Joe Reese, Southwest Region RCD and 2004 Southwest Region Champion in his 1996 Grand Sport at Texas Motor Speedway. #023 out of 1,000, this Grand Sport has 128,500.00 miles.




This is Dick DeSocio, DestiNY Corvette Club President, with his recently acquired Group III C3 at the Spooktacular High Speed Event at Summit Point this fall. And, he stayed on the track for most of the events but did go lawn sailing a couple of times.




Pictured is Roland (Rollo) Driver, Governor and founding member of the Gaithersburg Corvette Club, Inc., with his latest Corvette, a torch red 2002.




Gary and Pat Kelly from Badger State Vettes in the Midwest Region.
They took delivery of their 50th Anniversary convertible at the National Corvette Museum on January 2003.

(Click on pictures below for larger views)

Laurie "TEX" Schwab (NCCC 1998-2004 Webmaster)  in her 1988 Corvette Challenge car - wheel to wheel racing at Firebird International Raceway - Main Track - with ProAutoSports Corvette Racers. (This #32 Corvette was driven by Bobby Archer in the 1988 Corvette Challenge Series)

Bill Miller from Carolina Corvettes, Inc. sent in these two terrific pictures... Bill writes: "Here are my two Corvettes, a 2004 Torch Red Z06 and a 2004 Commemorative Edition Z06. The picture with both cars is from a local Hooters event we had the day after the Peach Bowl, And one of myself and Dave Hill after he signed one my fuel rail covers at the Petite Le Mans at Road Atlanta in October 2003.

Nick Senanes -  99 Magnetic Red Coupe from Belair Corvette Club - Belair Maryland...
All cleaned up and ready for the road!

Check it out!
Here is Karen and Gannon Bryant's car at Summit Point Raceway at the 44th Annual 2003 NCCC Convention - headquartered in Hagerstown, MD. 
Karen has taken the Convention "Over All Competitor" for the 3rd year in a row.
YOU GO GIRL! 

Scott Bennett, fresh from setting a new Putnam Park lap record for 1 J S in his 03 ZO6." I told my wife I wasn't going to push it" so please don't say anything.

Here is Ed Pentesco taking delivery of his brand new 2003 50th Anniversary Corvette! Ed is from Las Vegas (site of the NCCC 2004 Convention) ... bet he'll be there!

Cary J. Barrett - a member of NCCC & Longhorn Corvette Club, in Austin, Texas. Here is Cary and his Corvette at the  Texas Corvette Association  - 11th Annual Open Car Show  - Honorable Mention  Boerne, TX  April 12, 2003 and Texas Vettes Golden Anniversary  -  Class Winner  - March 15, 2003 - Killeen, TX

Brian Gallagher, Governor of Tri-County Vettes, and RCD of the East Region, at Summit Point, WV. "I cant remember when I had so much fun!" He chirps and then remembers a FUN SHOW and grins......" Wait, I take that back, I brought my '63 and my Z06 to one particular car show, and had a pretty good time too!!"
"Three time East Region N.C.C.C. Auto-X Champion 2001, 2002 & 2003" Click here for more!>

SEMA 2002  -  Lovecars.com  -  show car, owned by Ernest and Martha Aguilar from Pomona Valley Corvette Club in the West Coast Region.

Here is Paul Woolner from Corvette Club of Michigan enjoying his ZR1!  Paul says" "I'm trying to make a right turn... Oops-missed. Ha!" (poor cone)

and here is another out at Michigan International Speedway two weeks later with new tires.

Dave Hurley from the CORVETTE RACERS in Phoenix races with one of the BUD GIRLS in his car! He gets lots of looks from the corner workers from ProAutoSports!

Larry Demry from Desert Corvette Assn in his garage - winner's circle tile floor, cabinets painted to match the car, and you can see the air conditioning duct in the upper left corner.

This picture is of John Boos of Corvettes of Minnesota (2001 Midwest Region Points Champion) and Todd Cleasby before leaving on the One Lap of America 2002 race that ran from May 3-May 11. John ended up 3rd just 5 points behind Aaron Quine of the East Ohio Region who ended up in 2nd. Aaron was with a Mike Miller. If you wanted to check out the One Lap Site and see the grueling route they took go to www.onelapofamerica.com 

Arlene DeSocio of the Destiny NY Corvette Club at Brooksville Florida low speed event last year with her 94 roadster.

Here is Dick DeSocio, Syracuse Corvette Club
at Griffiss Air Base race Oct 30th.

North Florida Corvette Assn. gathers for a practice day at 
Whitehouse Field in Jacksonville, FL.

 

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