Bread and butter. Stick and puck. Corvette and astronauts. For as long as we can remember, the Vette has been the car of American astronauts. And while celebrating the 50th anniversary of Alan B. Shepard’s sub-orbital flight, surviving astronauts underlined their association to the iconic American sports car by riding all six design generations of the Vette since its debut in 1953.
Check the video from beautiful Cocoa Beach — and let’s hope the relationship between the Corvette and astronauts continues.