Criswell Chevrolet’s Mike Furman delivers new Corvettes to his clients who come from all throughout the nation to work with the nation’s prime particular person Corvette vendor.
This week, Mike is out at Spring Mountain, the place he’s internet hosting 54 clients coming in for 3 lessons on the Ron Fellows Efficiency Driving College. Earlier than he left for the monitor, Mike posted his newest deliveries of latest 2023 Corvettes to his comfortable clients and supplied a implausible gallery of throwback and classic photographs. Tell us your favorites within the feedback under!
~Some tales simply have to be advised and behind each restoration there normally is tons of historical past. Buckle up for the shortened model. I used to be extremely lucky to have labored for the Konner Auto household from 1978-1990 and again within the day three of the Konner males have been my bosses and I realized a lot from Gary, RJ and Kenny. I’m unsure they realized how a lot I used to be listening all these years however they actually have adopted me the final a number of a long time as I promote Corvettes nationwide. Three years in the past Gary and his son Malcolm joined me at Spring Mountain in Nevada as They each wished to take the Corvette Proprietor’s faculty. Gary additionally had known as me as he was transferring from The NJ/NY space right down to Florida and he gifted me a ton of Konner Chevrolet memorabilia. This previous June I obtained a name from RJ as he was transferring from a big residence to a smaller residence and he wished to present me a ton of Konner memorabilia which included his childhood 1960 Yardman Corvette physique that was sitting out again of his storage for the final 30+ years! Check out the earlier than and after footage since I did a bonzai identical day 4 hour journey North and 4 hour journey again all in the identical morning to choose up RJ’s gadgets. I known as Tony of Tony’s Corvette store in regards to the 1960 Yardman Corvette physique and he gave me two leads. The primary was to a different buyer of mine Dan Devito and he led me to Jim O’Neal who may be the foremost authority for these Corvette our bodies. He provided the engine lid and decal pkg together with the schematic for the windshield. Tony additionally advised me about Mike, the proprietor of 5 physique retailers in Maryland known as Superior Collision. He took on this venture like a champ as this fiberglass physique was in items and weathered in each manner doable. After seeing Their groups work at Superior Collision there may be not a greater store in my view for any physique work or restoration within the State! Thanks to all as that is now a chunk of Artwork with a lot that means because the Konner boys all performed with this 1960 Corvette all through the early 60’s! Historical past, I’d say so. Benefit from the pics as that is one cool Corvette and possibly someday I should purchase the true life sized Tasco Turquoise 1960 Corvette!
Extra images of the restoration are on my CorvetteFurman Fb web page.
~ First day at Spring Mountain Racetrack in Pahrump, Nevada. Three lessons crammed with my Corvette clients from all around the globe for Corvette drivers faculty. 54 purchasers this week and 54 in April. 108 per yr meet me out right here for Ron Fellows College. Pizza is ordered for 2 dinners I host for this weeks 54 corvette purchasers and their friends. Farinata Italian Type Pizza.
~ New C8 Deliveries for the week…
~Jeff C. of Plainfield, Illinois manufacturing facility ordered his new seventieth Anniversary Carbon Flash metallic 2023 Convertible from me and now that the paperwork/fee course of has been accomplished by way of Fed Ex it’s Plycar Trucking’s flip to deal with the logistics. Enclosed trailer coming any day now to finish the 700 mile transport to Jeff’s Illinois residence. Gear checklist: 3LT, competitors seats, magnetic experience, black exhaust ideas, Z51 pkg, seen carbon fiber mirror caps and rather more. Anniversary version # 662
~Mike G. of Springfield, Illinois manufacturing facility ordered from me an Elkhart Lake Blue with Pure inside 2023 Corvette Z51 Convertible. He’ll full the paperwork/fee course of by way of Fed Ex after which have it trailered to his Illinois residence. The gloss black wheels look actually good and have been highly regarded!
~Steven C. of Marietta, Georgia purchased his very first Corvette (GS)from me in 2019 and immediately he flew in from Georgia to swoop in and take supply of a really uncommon 2019 Corvette Z06 coupe in Lengthy Seashore Purple metallic with handbook transmission. In 2019 there have been 6,937 Z06’s produced and of that quantity solely 151 had my absolute favourite Corvette wheel , the ten spoke blade Pearl Nickel aluminum wheel choice code Q8U. I ordered this Corvette Z06 model new for a buyer and this previous Saturday he traded it in and Monday Steven seen it on the web and that’s after we began emailing backwards and forwards footage, service work and so forth. As we speak he arrived at 9am and he wished me to check drive it with him and it was easy as silk. Steven did the paperwork and was on the highway to Georgia very quickly.
~ The Frank Class Corvette barn discover and throw again part. Take pleasure in!
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Mike can ship new Corvettes at Criswell Chevrolet in Gaithersburg, MD or via the Nationwide Corvette Museum’s R8C supply program. He can even ship new Corvettes by way of lined transport direct to your door or a courtesy supply to the Chevrolet vendor close to you.
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