The Truth About Cars » vette http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:06:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » vette http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Ur-Turn: “Avanti!” She Cried http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ur-turn-avanti-cried/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/02/ur-turn-avanti-cried/#comments Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:00:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1282082 (From “HW” comes a tale of a Corvette, a hot-blooded Alfa Veloce, and a young Italian wife with romance on her mind.) Sam, a good friend of mine, had lusted after a particular 1965 Corvette Stingray, and had somehow finally acquired the object of his desires. However, the cost of putting on 23¬†coats of a […]

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(From “HW” comes a tale of a Corvette, a hot-blooded Alfa Veloce, and a young Italian wife with romance on her mind.) Sam, a good friend of mine, had lusted after a particular 1965 Corvette Stingray, and had somehow finally acquired the object of his desires. However, the cost of putting on 23¬†coats of a […]

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Capsule Review: 2013 Corvette 427 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/capsule-review-2013-corvette-427/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/09/capsule-review-2013-corvette-427/#comments Tue, 04 Sep 2012 12:30:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=458759 Neil Armstrong died on August 25th of this year and the nation mourned, doubly so. First for the man, and second for what he stood for: hero, explorer, icon of a time when all that was best in America rose up on a pillar of smoke and flame to dance among the heavens. The astronauts, […]

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Neil Armstrong died on August 25th of this year and the nation mourned, doubly so. First for the man, and second for what he stood for: hero, explorer, icon of a time when all that was best in America rose up on a pillar of smoke and flame to dance among the heavens. The astronauts, […]

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Ice Ice Baby! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/ice-ice-baby/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/ice-ice-baby/#comments Mon, 23 Jul 2012 16:07:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=453903 Did The High Plains Chevette-O-Rama leave you hungry for more ‘Vette action? Of course it did. TTAC delivers with this YouTube video of Chevettes in mortal combat. Find out more here. And yes, your humble author will be trying to buy a seat in the 2013 winter season!

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Did The High Plains Chevette-O-Rama leave you hungry for more ‘Vette action? Of course it did. TTAC delivers with this YouTube video of Chevettes in mortal combat. Find out more here. And yes, your humble author will be trying to buy a seat in the 2013 winter season!

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Curbside Classic: GM’s Deadly Sin #9 – 1990 Corvette http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/curbside-classic-gms-deadly-sin-9-1990-corvette/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/curbside-classic-gms-deadly-sin-9-1990-corvette/#comments Fri, 30 Apr 2010 15:03:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=354752 I walked well past this Corvette before I stopped and gave it a backwards glance, suddenly remembering that it is yellow convertible week. I wavered momentarily, gauging my feelings. Yes, it was fast and pulled impressive numbers on a skid pad. But numbers alone do not make the car. And my feelings meter just wasn’t […]

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I walked well past this Corvette before I stopped and gave it a backwards glance, suddenly remembering that it is yellow convertible week. I wavered momentarily, gauging my feelings. Yes, it was fast and pulled impressive numbers on a skid pad. But numbers alone do not make the car. And my feelings meter just wasn’t […]

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Curbside Classic: 1962 Corvette – The Marilyn Monroe Of Cars [NSFW Alert] http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1962-corvette-the-marilyn-monroe-of-cars/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/curbside-classic-1962-corvette-the-marilyn-monroe-of-cars/#comments Thu, 25 Feb 2010 07:29:41 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=346624 Seductive, voluptuous, hot, fast, flawed, sexy, modest beginnings, all-American, iconic, hits the big time in 1953, gone forever in the fall of ’62, immortal, unforgettable. My apologies if others have gone down this road before, but when I re-opened these Corvette pictures last night, that’s what came to mind. And I’ve learned to just go […]

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Seductive, voluptuous, hot, fast, flawed, sexy, modest beginnings, all-American, iconic, hits the big time in 1953, gone forever in the fall of ’62, immortal, unforgettable. My apologies if others have gone down this road before, but when I re-opened these Corvette pictures last night, that’s what came to mind. And I’ve learned to just go […]

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