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National Corvette Museum eNews
  APRIL 8, 2010
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear Participates in Simulator Ribbon Cutting
 

Gov. Steve Beshear joined local officials on Tuesday to open the Museum's new educational driving simulator theater - a learning tool designed to instruct visitors on realistic driving situations.

“We cannot stress the importance of responsible driving enough,” Gov. Beshear said. “These simulators can teach drivers how to correct mistakes virtually, within a safe environment without the potential consequences of actual crashes. I applaud the Corvette Museum for taking the lead on this safety priority."

Visitors to the Museum can sign-up for a 15-minute session on a simulator with paid general admission. Read more about the ribbon cutting on our blog!

Free Download: April Calendar Wallpaper
 

The milestone Corvettes seen here at the National Corvette Museum include one from the first year they were made in 1953, along with the half-millionth, millionth and 1.5 millionth Corvette.

Download this calendar free on the NCM website!

Corvette Racing 'Safari' Banquet Registration Deadline Nearing!
 

Corvette enthusiasts can have a truly exciting and entertaining evening on Friday, May 21, 2010. The 'Safari' Banquet will be held at Wild Things Vision Quest Ranch in Monterey - Salinas and includes a food buffet, cash bar, live animal show and tour.

Tadge Juechter, Corvette Chief Engineer will be speaking about 'What’s New for 2011 Corvette and Beyond'; Other VIPs include: Corvette Racing Drivers and Pratt-Miller; Harlan Charles, Corvette Product Marketing Manager; Wil Cooksey, Retired Corvette Plant Manager and Past NCM Board Chairman; Tom Wallace, Retired VLE and Chief Engineer Corvette (speaking about the NCM Motorsports Park); plus a Special Presentation to Corvette Racing Legend - Dick Guldstrand.

A limited number of tickets are available at only $58 per person and the deadline to register is May 1. Register online now.

Win a 2010 Black Coupe - Raffle Benefits Museum Operations
 

Grand SportYour next chance to win a Corvette is Thursday, April 15 when we raffle a 2010 Black Coupe! The Coupe is fully loaded with ebony leather seats, automatic transmission, removable transparent roof panel, crossed flag embroidery on the headrests and the 3LT package. As of Thursday, April 8 we've sold less than 75 tickets!

Purchase your tickets online or by calling (800) 538-3883.  You don’t have to be present to win. The drawing is Thursday, April 15 at 2 p.m. CT! Check out our Twitter page if you'd like ticket count updates!

National Library Week - Save 20% on All Books & Media
 

Now through April 15th receive 20% off each item in the Books & Media category!  Not valid with any other discounts or on previous purchases, member discounts do not apply to sale items.  Discount is displayed in the Shopping Cart under Order Total. 

Sale lasts for one week only – Shop Now!

See Us at the Shows!
 

This weekend the Museum will be out and about at a few of YOUR Corvette shows!

April 10, 2010
Mid-Missouri Corvette Club “Corvette Cup" (Quality Inn, Columbia, MO) Bob Hellmann

April 8 - 10, 2010
Annual Corvette Beach Caravan (Dothan, AL / Panama City Beach, FL) Karen Renfrow

Ky. Senate Adopts Resolution Designating Corvette as Official State Sports Car
 

Though House Bill 104 has yet to be passed, Kentucky's Senate adopted Senate Resolution No. 244 on March 29, 2010 designating the Corvette as the official state sports car of Kentucky.

Senator Mike Reynolds introduced the resolution and was on hand at the Museum's simulator ribbon cutting to read and present the document. Kentucky residents are encouraged to call and show their support of this bill 800-372-7181 or online at http://www.lrc.ky.gov/Mailform/S016.htm.
 

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This week's question was: Name the 2001 film where a 1956 (or '57) Onyx black/silver Corvette appears.

Congratulations to Jo Ann Rodrigues of Boynton Beach, FL, winner of this week's Tuesday Nite Trivia. She correctly identified the movie 'Blow'! Jo Ann scored a Corvette t-shirt!

You, too, can play Tuesday Nite Trivia by becoming a 'Fan' of NCM on Facebook!

NEXT VETTE RAFFLE


2010 Black Coupe

Thursday, April 15 at 2pm Central Time.

Tickets are $250

This raffle is limited to 500 tickets. We will raffle the Corvette regardless of the number of tickets remaining.

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