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National Corvette Museum


From the Ambassador



The National Corvette Museum wants to be an outreach to all the clubs.  They would like to have an Ambassador from every club.  They want to be a source for information, training and enjoyment for the only true American Sports Car.


When you read through the Motor Sports Park site, they talk about the High Performance Driving Experience (HPDE) school, Autocross Experience, and more.  This track was created for all Corvette enthusiasts and for anyone else that has a passion for seeing what their cars can do. 


It’s also to provide a venue for national races to come to Bowling Green.  They are building garages, grand stands, control tower, gas station and more.  When the 25th Anniversary of the Museum comes up in 2019 and the Caravans from all over the country come together in celebration again, I hope to be part of it again and take my car out on the track.  


I was there for the initial opening in 2014 but there was so much to do and see that first time.  I did not have time to wait to get on the track.  The next time I go, that will be the first thing I do and everything else will take a back seat.  


Please check out the links above to the websites for the NCM and for the Motor Sports Park.


Don Basque - NCM Ambassador

Club Calendar of Events

Please note that this calendar only lists club sponsored events.  There are many Corvette and car related shows and events between April and October. BSCC members will receive timely updates via E-mail. If you are not a BSCC member and would like additional information on all of this season's events, please contact Andy at Andy6string@gmail.com. You can also find additional events on our Facebook page.

Club members had a great time on Saturday, March 16th, at the Apex Entertainment Center in Marlboro. Bowling and dinner made for a fun-filled evening. 

Our next business meeting will be held on Sunday, April 14th. at the Restaurant 45 in Medway, Ma. Meeting time is 6:00 PM.

Sunday, April 21st, 1st Autocross of the season at Devens - Moore Airfield. Registration is now open. The link can be found in our Competition section. Registration will close as soon as all 55 driver spots are filled, which is usually about a week prior to the event. 

Friday evening, May 17th, 5th Annual Corvettes vs Corvettes Shootout at New England Dragway.

Sunday, June 2nd, Corvette cruise to Newport Auto Museum, co-sponsored with the Eastern Mass Corvette Club. Depart from Luciano's Restaurant in Wrentham at 9:45 AM, or meet us there. Open to all Corvette owners.

Sunday, June 9th, 2nd Autocross of the season at Devens - Moore Airfield

Saturday, July 27th, 5th Annual Corvettes vs Mustangs Day at New England Dragway. 

Saturday, August 10th, 3rd Autocross of the season at Devens - Moore Airfield

Sunday, September 1st, 4th Autocross of the season at Devens - Moore Airfield



This is where you will find our calendar of events and Corvette related news.


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Don Basque is our BSCC Ambassador to the NCM.


Read all about it in the article to the right, and visit the websites he suggests.


Photos courtesy of the NCM.  For more views and copyright information, visit the site by clicking these words.

On the eighth day, God created Mid-Engined Corvette. Certain Mesoamerican cultures offered the still-beating hearts of human sacrifices to Mid-Engined Corvette. Medieval Europeans believed that Mid-Engined Corvette’s horn could cure all maladies. It is said that Kublai Khan kept in his personal zoo at Xanadu a Mid-Engined Corvette of exceptional splendor. The phrase “mid-engined Corvette” means “goat sucker” in Spanish, owing to the thing’s propensity to drink the blood of livestock. Inside the briefcase from Pulp Fiction? Mid-Engined Corvette.


Mid-Engined Corvette has always been with us, even when it totally didn’t exist. And short of a few concept vehicles over the decades, it has never existed beyond the realm of folklore, the occasional conspiracy theory, and the fever dreams of automotive journalists.


But as it is written, so it shall be. Mid-Engined Corvette is real, and you’ll see the official, genuine article next spring. And no, Chevy isn’t playing any games with the terminology: The engine will be bolted between the occupants and the rear wheels. Those expecting a carbon-fiber spaceship powered by an antimatter machine will be somewhat disappointed.