December 6, 2007: SmokinVette.com gets its first spot light in Feb 2008 Issue of Corvette Enthusiast Magazine. Click Here to read article.
November 29, 2007: We have had a number of new faces join the SmokinVette.com family during last few days, here to provide you with excellent products, service and support.
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Caravaggio Corvettes: To those Corvette owners who are interested in individualizing their Corvettes, these guys have a wide variety of aftermarket body panels, interior, engine packages and more. Visit their website click here.
Speed Lingerie: These guys are the creators of one amazing bra for your sports car, "we guarantee an impeccable, lasting product, hand crafted to please the most discriminating connoisseurs". Visit their website click here.
Diablo Sport: DiabloSport has become a well-known leader in electronic handheld programmers of Engine Control Units for GM, Ford and Dodge. * I can also say from personal experience their Preditor is a great tool for any Corvette owner or DYI'er. Visit their website by clicking here.
Spring Mountain Motorsports: For all of you who have questioned or wondered what it would be like to hit a track and get a great education or just a fun day out, these are people you want to hit up. "Just 45 minutes from the glittering lights of Las Vegas, Spring Mountain offers an exhilarating 3.5 road course in various configurations. We proudly sponsor Corvette Driving Programs, Radical Racing Schools, Lotus Performance Driving Schools, and Club Spring Mountain – an exclusive private Motorsports Country Club for members only." Visit their website by clicking here.
US Speedo: Last but certainly not least. These guys make a wide selection of aftermarket gauge covers for the C6 Corvette in multiple colors that can match exterior car colors. Both the SmokinVette.com Vettes are sporting these. I have to say excellent finishing touch to the interior. Visit their website by clicking here.
(PRWEB) October 15, 2007 -- SmokinVette.com an Corvette Forum and club operated by Corvette enthusiasts for Corvette enthusiast has spent the last eight months building up two heavily modified 2005 Corvettes to spearhead the "SmokinVette.com" brand name. SmokinVette.com is a Corvette Forum that creates a fun non political environment for Corvette owners and enthusiast to share ideas, views, product reviews, technical, Q&A and much more. SmokinVette.com is open to all Corvette generations from C1 to C5 and C6's. Registration is free and gives the Corvette enthusiast unlimited forum post's and photo uploads in our "Vette Gallery", a collection of Corvettes photos uploaded from Corvette owners around the world, giving them the ability to showcase their stock or modified Corvette! While visiting SmokinVette.com that guest has access to a wide selection of product advertisers some of the most recent to join the proud Smokin family include Ecklers, TriStarPerformance.com, and Dynamic Tuning Solutions. Click here to read full press release.
Oct 9, 2007 - Eckler's Industries, Inc. (Ecklers.com) has joined the SmokinVette.com family. As a new advertiser Ecklers will have an exclusive Forum in the Corvette Parts section. Here you will find specials, Q&A directly from the folks over at Ecklers, and much more. To visit Ecklers directly please "Click Here".
May 3, 2007 - Our Silver '05 Corvette came back from Delillo Chevrolet (www.delillo.com) body shop today for some custom paint work. I will say we are very impressed of the quality and level of detail that their entire team put into this paint job! If you are looking for a reliable body shop call Vita Ray at 714-847-6087 ext. 263 with Delillo Chevrolet Body Shop.
May 2, 2007 - We are please to announce that Nitto Tire is part of the SmokinVette family of sponsors. Nitto N. America Inc. is based out of Cypress, CA. For full view of Nitto tires and to order please visit: www.nittotire.com
April 30, 2007 - We drop our '05 Silver off at Delillo Chevrolet (www.delillo.com) for some custom paint work
April 28, 2007 - We installed our new Lingenfelter cold air intake for supercharged engines today. Clean fit, excellent instructions!
April 27, 2007 - Our friends up at Kooks Headers (www.kookscustomheaders.com) sent us down our 1 3/4" stainless headers and 3" X Pipe for our Silver '05 which were also installed today. Very clean fit and amazing sound! We will be workign on getting some sound clips up soon!
April 3, 2007 - After a few days in the shop we now have our Silver Vette back, with the new Magnuson Charger installed, after some percision tuning and install at Haddad Motorsports (www.haddadmotorsports.com) we now are sitting on 489 RWHP and 490 TQ! Thanks again Mike and George!
March 30, 2007 - Haddad Motorsports (www.haddadmotorsports.com) located in Inglewood, CA came on board as the excusive performance shop for the SmokinVette project cars. Today the installation of the Magnuson system starts, as our Silver Vette pulls a base dyno of 343 RWHP.
arch 27, 2007 - Magnuson charger has been picked up takes to the folks over at Callaway, this system will be added to our Silver '05.
March 26, 2007 - Snow Performance (www.snowperformance.net) today has come onboard as the newest sponsor to SmokinVette.com with Snow's Water/Methanol Injection kit.
March 22, 2007 - Delillo Chevrolet (www.delillo.com) out of Huntington Beach, CA has just come on board as a SmokinVette Sponsor. Delillo Chevrolet is where we have been purchasing our Corvettes and prior Tahoes from. I will share this with you from someone whom has owned many cars over the years the sales, service and support at Delillo Chevrolet is unparellel from other dealers I have been to!
March 21, 2007 - Air Flow Research (www.airflowresearch.com) will be providing us with one of their Mongoose Stree Head for our Naturally Aspirated black '05. Tony Mamo the engineer who was responsilble for the design of this head will personally be doing the modifications to these heads.
Air Flow Research () will be providing us with one of their Mongoose Stree Head for our Naturally Aspirated black '05. Tony Mamo the engineer who was responsilble for the design of this head will personally be doing the modifications to these heads.
March 16, 2007 - SmokinVette.com is proud to announce that AP Racing (www.brake-pros.com) has come on board with the SmokinVette project. Our silver '05 Corvette will be the first C6 to sport the AP Racing big brake kit.
SmokinVette.com is proud to announce that AP Racing () has come on board with the SmokinVette project. Our silver '05 Corvette will be the first C6 to sport the AP Racing big brake kit.
January 30, 2007 - The Black C6 went for a face lift for the interior by installing a carbon fiber counsole. This really spruced up the interior and photos will be posted shortly in the photo gallery.
The Black C6 went for a face lift for the interior by installing a carbon fiber counsole. This really spruced up the interior and photos will be posted shortly in the photo gallery.
January 16, 2007 - Our Silver C6 is back once again from the shop where an aluminum radiator and an engine oil cooler have been installed. These fine components have been sponsored by Dewitts
Our Silver C6 is back once again from the shop where an aluminum radiator and an engine oil cooler have been installed. These fine components have been sponsored by Dewitts
January 3, 2007 - The Black C6 gets a little flare added to the outside appearance with the addition of red powder coated calipers. Just this little additive really makes the chrome wheels stand out.
December 29, 2006 - Our Black C6 has just had a performance clutch and aluminum flywheel installed. Both of these components were sponsored by Clutchmasters.
December 04, 2006 - The Silver C6 has returned from the body shop where it has just had a new aftermarket hood and rear fascia installed. Both the hood and the rear fascia were sponsored by Starcraft.
November 20, 2006 - The Black C6 trades in the Corsa Sports for the B&B Bullets and the combination of the Bullets and the Kooks headers is incredible! If you like a really aggressive and loud sound, this is your combination.
November 16, 2006 - Our Black 2005 C6 has just come home from getting 1 7/8 Kooks long tube headers and X-pipe installed. Sponsored by Kooks Headers.
November 08, 2006 - Our Silver 2005 C6 is home from the body shop with the new Z06 rear quarter panels and wheels/tires, and Bilstein sport shocks installed. Photos will be posted shortly in the photo gallery.
November 07, 2006 - SmokinVette.com forum goes live, post your free "SmokinVette" profile live with photo upload!
November 06, 2006 - Our Silver 2005 C6 hits the body shop for the new Z06 rear quarter panels and wheels/tires, and Bilstein sport shocks. Thanks to Shawn with LAPD(877) THE-LAPD (843-5273) or visit them at www.TheLAPD.com
November 01, 2006 - SmokinVette.com undergoes major face lift, new upcoming features include the ability for all you out there who have a "SmokinVette" to post your free profile and brag about your ride. Some additional features to www.smokinvette.com include new vendors, with product reviews, ordering instructions and much more!
October 12, 2006 - Pulled the Corsa 3.5" Sport exhaust from the 2005 Silver C6 and replaced it with B&B Bullet exhaust. Results? Incredible sound... nothing against the Corsa 3.5" Sport's... for a more aggressive sound the B&B Bullets was a great choice!
ctober 6, 2006 - Silver 2005 C6 gets major audio upgrades... went with Boston Acoustic mids/highs, Alpine PDX 600 watt (powering front speakers) and Alpine PDX 1000 watt (powering subs) amps, 2 JL Audio 10" subs in custom box. With this added audio upgrades... experienced a major increase in clarity, sound, and the bass when you want it!
ugust 17, 2006- Black 2005 C6 gets new Cray 20" and 19" wheels.
August 2, 2006 - We add another 2005 C6 Z51 to our collection. This car is a manual transmission, right away we had the car lowered, Corsa 3.5" exhaust added.
August 1, 2006 - Smokinvette.com adds "News & Events".