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Dave McLellan, retired Corvette Chief Engineer and author of a book on the Corvette brings you a podcast with an inside look at the Corvette. With almost two decade experience as Corvette Chief Engineer and then Engineering Director and his time spent with his predecessor Zora Arkus-Duntov he has a myriad of stories to tell that will be of interest any Corvette enthusiast. Some of these stories he told in his book, Corvette From the Inside, but many of them will be new. Dave will also discuss the newest Corvettes and their performance variants. He also plans to draw on Corvette engineers past and present, letting them tell about their contributions to this legendary brand.

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Dave McLellan, retired Corvette Chief Engineer and author of a book on the Corvette brings you a podcast with an inside look at the Corvette. With almost two decade experience as Corvette Chief Engineer and then Engineering Director and his time spent with his predecessor Zora Arkus-Duntov he has a myriad of stories to tell that will be of interest any Corvette enthusiast. Some of these stories he told in his book, Corvette From the Inside, but many of them will be new. Dave will also discuss the newest Corvettes and their performance variants. He also plans to draw on Corvette engineers past and present, letting them tell about their contributions to this legendary brand.

    022 Corvette Chief – Dave Cole

    022 Corvette Chief – Dave Cole

    Click Red Play Button In this episode, I share part 1 of an interview with Dave Cole. Dave’s father was Ed Cole, the Chief Engineer and then General Manager of Chevrolet. Ed was one of the gentlemen responsible for bringing … Continue reading →

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    021 Corvette Chief – Corvette From The Inside – The Book

    021 Corvette Chief – Corvette From The Inside – The Book

    Click Red Play Button In this episode, I share with you the genesis of the book I have written on the Corvette. It is written from the perspective of an insider who led the team and helped make it all … Continue reading →

    020 Corvette Chief – Bowling Green Plant – Beyond The Tour

    020 Corvette Chief – Bowling Green Plant – Beyond The Tour

    Click Red Play Button Every Corvette enthusiast should talk a trip to the home of Corvette Assembly and the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY. The plant tour is a good visual experience, but there is so much more … Continue reading →

    019 Corvette Chief – Racing The Production Corvette

    019 Corvette Chief – Racing The Production Corvette

    Click Red Play Button This year Mid America celebrated the Corvette’s that ran in the million dollar Corvette Challenge race series of 1988-9. I took this as an opportunity to share with you the genesis of these cars and how … Continue reading →

    018 Corvette Chief – Mike Yager of Mid America Motorworks

    018 Corvette Chief – Mike Yager of Mid America Motorworks

    Click Red Play Button Mike Yager Mike Yager is Chief Cheerleader (President) of Mid America Motor Works. As a thanks to its Corvette customers, Mid America hosts Fun Fest in mid September each year at it’s Effingham, IL headquarters. Who … Continue reading →

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    017 Corvette Chief – McLellan House

    017 Corvette Chief – McLellan House

    I’m going to change the subject on you and talk about architecture, specifically the McLellan House. Our home was designed for my wife Glenda and myself in 1969 by a student and lifetime colleague of Frank Lloyd Wright, John H. … Continue reading →

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

JohnUSCG ,

Amazing

Great getting insight to the Corvette past and present. Wishing for more episodes.

Fitzaer ,

Fantastic!

Fangio, Moss, Fitch, Taruffi, and Arkus-Duntov at Sebring '57 on my iPod!
Incredible! Thanks, Dave.

43powerss ,

Awesome Insights

Excellent podcast and two thumbs up for the Zora interview, its not everyday you can hear someone bang through the gears of a '61 Corvette...

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