Supersize your Stop
Wilwood Disc Brakes’ front W6AR upgrade caliper-and-bracket kit allows your 1997-2013 Corvette with C6 Z51 rotors to stop better, and look good doing it. The kit comes with six- piston calipers (compatible with the OE master cylinder and ABS functions), Smart Pad BP-20 extreme-duty street/track pads, radial-mount caliper brackets with alignment shims, and installation hardware. The calipers are available in red or black powdercoating, Wilwood’s new Quick-Silver finish, and even custom colors.
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Two Great Tastes in One
HRE Wheels and Ringbrothers have teamed up on a limited-edition series of high-performance Corvette wheels. The first to roll off the production line is the RB1 (shown), which utilizes HRE’s proven Monoblok technology in a contemporary, asymmetrical theme. The RB2, meanwhile, is a forged, three-piece wheel with a chiseled, five-spoke design that conceals stainless-steel ARP hardware. Both models are offered in 18- to 21-inch diameters and 8- to 13-inch widths. Custom bolt patterns and centerlock hubs are available.
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Wear it Proud
Zip Corvette’s latest apparel line features the C7 Corvette’s dynamic new crossed-flags logo. Choose from Corvette Performance Caps, T-shirts, Nike Therma-FIT Half Zip Pullovers, or Cutter & Buck Championship DryTec Polos. There’s even a Heathered T-shirt for ladies.
Goodbye, Tight Squeeze
Kooks Custom Headers’ Classic Corvette Headers install without clearance issues in both automatic and four-speed models from 1963 all the way through 1982. Each set is constructed from 304 stainless-steel tubing mated to a 0.375-inch thick stainless flange for long-term durability and proper sealing. They’re available in your choice of 1.75- or 1.875-inch primaries and come with a 3.00-inch venture-spike collector. Like all Kooks products, Classic Corvette Headers are made in the USA and come with a lifetime guarantee.
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Bright is Right
Philips’ new line of X-tremeVision LED Replacement Bulbs give ’89-’12 Corvette owners the ability to add more style and increased illumination to their vehicles’ interiors and exteriors. These direct-fit replacements deliver high-power LED illumination in two light-color temperatures: 4,000K, for an effect much closer to daylight than a traditional incandescent interior bulb; and 6,000K, which delivers the bright-white look of Xenon HID, yet consumes 1⁄13 the energy.
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Mid America Motorworks’ exclusive new GM-certified Grand Sport Racer Series leather jackets let Corvette fans show off their love for America’s Favorite Sports Car when the temperature dips. The featherweight, welterweight, and heavyweight jackets feature your choice of the emblem and script from any of Corvette’s six generations, Grand Sport–inspired accents on the arms, MCurve zipper pulls, an embroidered Corvette emblem and script on the left breast, racer-style collar and cuffs, and interior pockets. The welterweight and heavyweight styles come with a removable lining for extra warmth.
Check it out! http://corvette.mamotorworks.com