“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has been called a phenomenon at the box office, and one of the highest grossing movies of all times.
So it is no surprise that Rick Hendrick Corvette joins in the fun with a display of Star Wars themed Corvettes.
As we know, Corvette owes its name to a small and fast naval warship. Those who enjoy “the thrill of the ride” can assert to that speed factor. During war times, Corvettes were used as patrol ships, escorts, and defenders of their flags.
Fast forward to “a galaxy far far away” and Corvettes are still fighting the wars. Corvette Starships were used during the final days of the Galactic Republic and the reign of the Galactic Empire.
One of the most notable ones was the Corvette CR90, also known as a Corellian Blockade Runner or Tantive IV.
We may not be flying those CR90s yet, but Rick Hendrick’s Star Wars themed collection is a tribute to its galactic descendants and is sure to awaken The Force here on Earth.