See what the explosion did to the Chevrolet Corvette warehouse

See what the explosion did to the Chevrolet Corvette warehouse

February 11, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The damage amounted to about 400 thousand dollars

There was a serious explosion near the Houston Corvette Service restoration workshop, which, as the name implies, restores the classic Chevrolet Corvette. As a result of the incident, almost all the cars were damaged, the owner estimated the damage at about 300-400 thousand dollars.

The explosion occurred at the welding station, which was located next to the workshop. As a result, under the rubble were 17 vintage “Corvettes”, the total cost of which exceeds a million dollars

The owner of the workshop said that the entire building was almost completely destroyed. Damaged were all the cars that were inside, the full extent of the incident can be assessed in the video from the workshop, which was published on the Facebook page by the Houston Corvette Service.

According to the owner, the total damage is about 300-400 thousand dollars, which should be compensated by the insurance, and in addition, each of the cars is also insured. Now the man, together with his employees, is engaged in the release of cars and spare parts from the rubble, and no one is going to write them off, as he told reporters abc 13, all cars are repairable, because any Corvette can be repaired by the Houston Corvette Servive.

In the spring of 2019, due to a gas pipeline explosion, one of the most prestigious collections of vintage and rare Porsche in America was destroyed. In total, there were 80 cars in it, from modern models to the oldest of the surviving Porsche 356.