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March 2012 Corvette of the Month

Steve and Colleen Gibson

2003 Electron Blue Z51 Coupe

Is this your first Corvette? If not, list previous years, styles, and colors: We’re Corvette virgins!

What first attracted you to Corvettes? When was that or how old were you? When Steve was 18 he worked at Ferrari of Los Gatos. The owner let him drive his Corvette to run errands. Ever since then he’s had Corvette fever.

How did you come to acquire this Corvette? After owning and rebuilding many muscle cars, Steve sold his 70 Barracuda convertible and made an incredible profit. He was finally able to buy the Corvette of his dreams.

What modifications, if any, have you done to this car? Cold air intake, 8mm GM performance plug wires, JBA ceramic coated headers, x pipe and Corsa cat back exhaust.

What modifications, if any, do you have planned for this car? None

What do you like best about Corvettes? The performance and styling.

How long have you been members of RCCC? 4 years

What offices have you held or runs you've put on? Haven’t held offices or put on runs, but volunteer for Cops for Kids and raffle donation.

What do you like about RCCC? The welcoming feeling we get from all the members. The variety of activities, fun runs and lots of laughs!

What other interesting facts might others enjoy knowing about you? We’ve been together since 1981 and it was love at first sight! Colleen’s been working at Agilent Tech. for 25 years. We enjoy gardening, traveling and boating. We vacationed in Barbados in January and are planning a 25th wedding anniversary trip to Europe (1st time) next year.