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  • Donut Media
    Donut Media   2 weeks back

    Which Corvette is the best Corvette? 😎

    • Sean 2002
      Sean 2002  17 hours back

      Duke Craig ...I get it! I had a 75.....I just decided to build my last car, after this one I'm done. So it's going to get done in stages, and it's going to take some time...but this is the last hurrah! So I'm going all out, super car.....race car with plates.....ant the GTP blew my brain! I'm an old gear head as well....and totally understand your point. I'm selling my 79 t/a to start the process, and will finance the rest.... hopefully I won't be too old to enjoy it when done! Peace brother!

    • Duke Craig
      Duke Craig  17 hours back

      @Sean 2002
      When I say they might as well not exist it's not only based on scarcity it's also based on cost, a new base model mid engine Corvette is going to cost $60,000, in several years on the used car market they'll be $40,000-, by the time they're 10 years old they'll be from $10,000 to $15,000, then your average gearhead like me can buy one, a GTP reproduction will most likely always be beyond the grasp of John Q Citizen, not that I think people shouldn't build them, I'm just looking at it from the point of view of someone who will never have the money to buy something like a GTP that's an original or reproduction, I'd like to buy my own Saturn V rocket origional or reproduction but money will never allow it, oh well, I'll always settle for a nice used Corvette, I did it before in the late 80's with a 73 Stingray, if I sell one or two of my Harleys I can do it again.

    • Sean 2002
      Sean 2002  18 hours back

      Duke Craig .... kudos sir !! Great response, and very patriotic!!!! You can have a corvette GTP....check out mongoose motorsports...to begin my build soon!! Giddy as a kid!!!

    • Duke Craig
      Duke Craig  18 hours back

      @Sean 2002
      Yes, but prototype cars might as well not exist for us mere mortals, the new mid engine is a world class Ferrari beating car for $60,000, makes me PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸
      Footnote; on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 we should remember that the Apollo crewmen traveled to the moon and back at 24,000+MPH making them the fastest human beings EVER, and every single one was an American, eat your hearts out rest of the world!!!

    • Sean 2002
      Sean 2002  18 hours back

      Duke Craig GTP mid engine as well!

  • Casey Waller
    Casey Waller  6 hours back

    Great vids man

    • Tyrus Deluca
      Tyrus Deluca  8 hours back

      To think Carol Shelby was a chevrolet fan and went to Chevrolet to start off his career as an automotive engineer... Zuro and Carol building the most badass car in the world...

      • Green Keewee
        Green Keewee  13 hours back

        Fuk Ford

        • MrExtrodius
          MrExtrodius  1 days back

          This very quickly took my spot for #1 corvette

          • David Soltai
            David Soltai  1 days back

            FirstOnRaceDay

            • Jose Montano
              Jose Montano  1 days back

              This corvette should have been mass produced

              • Jacob Daniels
                Jacob Daniels  1 days back

                Please do an up to speed on BRE Brock Racing Enterprises

                • Swag
                  Swag  2 days back

                  Wait we’re u actually sitting next to the real one or is it green screen.

                  (Edited) watched further question answered

                  • J_ White
                    J_ White  2 days back

                    You guys should try to get some of these cars you cover on lifts and show the undercarriages.

                    • TechDove
                      TechDove  2 days back

                      The Corvette is the most American car ever made. Don't @ me

                      • Duke Craig
                        Duke Craig  19 hours back

                        @TechDove
                        👍👍👍yep, spent years as a mechanic and had the fortune to work on some very nice automobiles including 2 Rolls Royce Cornish's and a 308 GTSi Ferrari, open the door of a Rolls and look at the wood that runs along the top of the door panel, unbelievable workmanship with no end grain showing, open the door of a Cadillac and look at the fake plastic wood grain at the top of it's door panel, but the thing is I can own a Cadillac, the Rolls is so expensive they might as well not exist in my world.
                        Footnote; more of a Rolls Royce Cornish is liscense copy or supplied from GM then you would believe, air conditioning compressor, front steering assembly etc etc.

                      • TechDove
                        TechDove  19 hours back

                        @Duke Craig exactly. The Corvette is the best performance car for the money. Always has been

                      • Duke Craig
                        Duke Craig  19 hours back

                        New mid engine, world class performance for $60,000, go to Europe and buy a car with that kind of performance and you'll spend at least $250,000, makes me proud to be an American 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

                    • Vivek Shingada
                      Vivek Shingada  2 days back

                      He flinched

                      • Thomas Munk Jensen
                        Thomas Munk Jensen  2 days back

                        Love your Steve Miller thing "Fly like an eagle" F****** Freedom and bald eagles!

                        • Harsh Gadley
                          Harsh Gadley  2 days back

                          THe 1996 Corvette Grand Sport was one of my favorite cars on Gran Turismo. blue with thde white racing stripes. That Vette, looks really good racing along side the Dodge Viper GTS, yellow with black racing stripe.

                          • Sean 2002
                            Sean 2002  2 days back

                            Best Corvette??
                            Corvette GTP....!
                            The baddest vette ever!

                            • nomosushi nomo
                              nomosushi nomo  2 days back

                              I met a guy that has proto type road runner in ft myers fl saved from the crusher

                              • James Earl Cash
                                James Earl Cash  2 days back

                                Glad you import boys show respect to American muscle. Great channel and a great episode. 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸

                                • Maurice Tenada
                                  Maurice Tenada  2 days back

                                  c8 corvette specs :
                                  60 in under 3 sec
                                  lt2 engine, 495 hrspers 470 turcks
                                  and lotta leather interior

                                  • Alset
                                    Alset  2 days back

                                    Waaaay better than the mid engine or what ever event tonight.

                                    • know your limitations
                                      know your limitations  2 days back

                                      Please be in business in ten year , I will start saving now for my 230000 dollar dream car .... in Sunoco blue

                                      • Aaron De Loa
                                        Aaron De Loa  3 days back

                                        Anybody else catch james wearing 2 different shoes

                                        • Bora Yurtoren
                                          Bora Yurtoren  3 days back

                                          Another super cool car that James wasn't allowed to drive.... I see a pattern here.

                                          • Aaron Noel
                                            Aaron Noel  3 days back

                                            Corvettes are the best muscle car.

                                            • jigga2jones
                                              jigga2jones  3 days back

                                              Aye DM... this was some of your best - Thanks for posting

                                              • tyler driskill
                                                tyler driskill  3 days back

                                                Bro, you dont weigh 132 pounds.

                                                • Maurice Tenada
                                                  Maurice Tenada  3 days back

                                                  who ever invented the crusher is gay

                                                  • The one and only Eleris b*tches

                                                    You forgot about ford you fucking idiot stupid fuck dumb ass nigga

                                                    • john jones
                                                      john jones  4 days back

                                                      Where do you get your facts? It was Chevy that broke the AMA deal by running their racing program out of the back door. They were supporting private SCCA and stock car teams running their products "unofficially", Ford basically said"if that's what's going on why hide it?" and went full factory.
                                                      And Chevy knew all about what zora was doing with the GS's, how do you think he got his hands on those aluminum 377 small blocks? They hooked up with Mecom and the Nassau race organizer to get those cars down there. The sweetener was Chevy giving Mecom one of the small blocks to run in his Lola sports prototype. That's the car that beat everyone in every event it entered. The GS's scored "class" wins. The ones that finished that is.


                                                      And they DID run in Nassua the next year, only by then Shelby had prepared a 390 Cobra for that ass, it pretty much did to the Chevy's what they had done to the 298 snakes the year before....right up to the point it broke.

                                                      • Green Giant
                                                        Green Giant  4 days back

                                                        This dude tries way too hard.
                                                        He’s a f**king annoying douche.
                                                        By the success of this channel, apparently this is what millennials like.

                                                        • Shinigami
                                                          Shinigami  5 days back

                                                          I really don’t like these style of corvettes, they are so fuckin ugly...but this one. Different story.

                                                          • Moto Wade
                                                            Moto Wade  5 days back

                                                            you weight 132lbs?! lol, not with that big head.

                                                            • Guyana Giant
                                                              Guyana Giant  5 days back

                                                              200k for a car that shit better have AC!!!!!!!!

                                                              • Sean Kagan
                                                                Sean Kagan  5 days back

                                                                Nolan isn't really James' son right?

                                                                • John Doe
                                                                  John Doe  5 days back

                                                                  Dead or dying lol i love 1950s america 😂

                                                                  • Mensen24
                                                                    Mensen24  5 days back

                                                                    I have a hotwheels model of this car

                                                                    • joelford92
                                                                      joelford92  5 days back

                                                                      Fuck that pussvet

                                                                      • My Channel
                                                                        My Channel  5 days back

                                                                        Thats one sexy corvette ❤️

                                                                        • coverman66
                                                                          coverman66  5 days back

                                                                          There is no me without you...if you have any questions feel free to ask or email me! Thanks

                                                                          • Quiet Knight
                                                                            Quiet Knight  5 days back

                                                                            Okay but, maybe next time just don't sniff anything before you record the show?

                                                                            • Quiet Knight
                                                                              Quiet Knight  4 days back

                                                                              @Green Giant Yep, same affect!

                                                                            • Green Giant
                                                                              Green Giant  4 days back

                                                                              The only thing he sniffed is trying too hard.

                                                                          • xTrEmeZSnIpiNg
                                                                            xTrEmeZSnIpiNg  5 days back

                                                                            Can't believe you didn't say "winning races and fixing braces" instead .....

                                                                            • Areg Mirzoyan
                                                                              Areg Mirzoyan  5 days back

                                                                              I was at petersen museum in los angeles in 2017. it was great

                                                                              • william cassity
                                                                                william cassity  5 days back

                                                                                How about that one American company that has never gone bankrupt or borrowed money from the federal government, and sells the #1 selling vehicle in the world and makes 160 billion a year. What's it called again? Oh yeah, FORD

                                                                                • Slotmech
                                                                                  Slotmech  5 days back

                                                                                  So.. its not a real Corvette GS. Waste of time.

                                                                                  • Daniel McKenzie
                                                                                    Daniel McKenzie  5 days back

                                                                                    I FOUND INTEREST IN THIS BECAUSE I OWN A 95 TRIP[LE BLACK CONVERTIBLE CORVETTE GOOD JOB DONUT MAN

                                                                                    • Daniel McKenzie
                                                                                      Daniel McKenzie  5 days back

                                                                                      iT IS TOO BAD I WILL NOT BE MAKING IT TO THE PETERSON MUESEUM AS IT IS 155 A PERSON AND I LIVE IN DETROIT, MI

                                                                                      • Charlie Moore
                                                                                        Charlie Moore  6 days back

                                                                                        This was a great video, but it also must be said that even though the Cobras did dominate the race tracks of the 60's, they did not always win, out side of the Grand sports names like Dick Thompson, Dick Boo, Dick Gulstrand and Bill Sherwood beat the Cobras at there own game in Stock 63- Z0-6 Racing Corvettes. Dough Hooper won the first Riverside race against Cobras in 1963. The L88 427 66 Corvettes painted the writing on the wall for Cobras! By 1969 Corvette was king again..and as they say the rest is History!

                                                                                        • Jefferson Graves
                                                                                          Jefferson Graves  6 days back

                                                                                          Fucking skinny jeans. Zora is the godfather of corvette along with Bill Mitchell. Harley Earl is the farther of the corvette.

                                                                                          • jshdwhite79
                                                                                            jshdwhite79  6 days back

                                                                                            I want a car that startles me when I start it.