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PATASKALA — Coughlin Automotive, which has a dealership in London, will serve as the only dealership visit in the state of Ohio on the nine-day New Jersey Corvette Caravan that’s been called the world’s largest moving automotive event.

The caravan will stop at the dealership’s Pataskala location.

“For Corvette owners everywhere, it is a pilgrimage that unites those who have a passion for America’s Sports Car at the Gateway of all things Corvette, The National Corvette Museum,” a spokesperson said.

The New Jersey Regional Corvette Caravan (NJRCC) begins at the country’s largest Corvette show in the world, the Corvettes at Carlisle Show in Carlisle, Pa. on Sunday, Aug. 24. There, and along the way, the caravan picks up Corvettes from all across North America and beyond and begins its journey that culminates at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Ky.

The trip highlights include:

• Cabella’s Outdoor World

• Lunch at America’s Largest Corvette Dealership west of Washington, D.C. — Coughlin Chevrolet in Pataskala

• Two nights at a Riverboat Casino Spa Resort

• Outdoor barbecue in Bowling Green, Kentucky

• A chance to drive a Corvette on the Kentucky Motor Speedway

The NJRCC will consist of more than 250 Corvettes traveling together from all parts of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast United States, three Canadian territories, and two over-seas groups from the Netherlands and Australia. The NJRCC is one of the largest and most diverse Caravans due to the caravan route and the events that are planned during the journey and is captained by Jeffrey “Zipity” Duda.

The caravan will be making a lunch stop at Coughlin Chevrolet in Pataskala on Monday, Aug. 25. More than 250 Corvettes from across the country and plenty of stories from the colorful owners will be on site..

For more information about the Caravan, or any specifics of the event contact Jeffrey Duda at (856) 912-5200 or email njcocaptain@verizon.net.

About Coughlin Automotive — The company is owned by brothers Al and Mike Coughlin and operates 10 locations throughout Central Ohio in Newark, Pataskala, Johnstown, Heath, London, Circleville, Chillicothe and Marysville representing 14 new car brands (Chevrolet, Ford, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai, Scion, Kia, GMC, Buick, Cadillac, Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, and Ram). For more information, visit www.coughlincars.com.

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