Alan L. Bean's 1969 Chevrolet "Astrovette"
These photographs are of one the three 1969 Corvette's built for Apollo XII Astronauts; Charles Conrad, Richard Gordon and Alan Bean. This Corvette is believed to be the only surviving Astronaut Corvette today and was owned by Alan Bean, who was the fourth man to walk on the moon. The car was found by its current owner Danny Reed, on a GMAC car lot in his hometown Austin, Texas in 1971. It was a great experience to be able to talk with Mr. Reed and photograph this unique Corvette in Dallas, Texas on September 28, 2013.Read More