C6 Corvette Convertible Uses Mercedes E-Class To Explain Physics Of Wedge Shape This C6 Corvette ragtop rear-ended a Mercedes E-Class in Ventura county on the morning of September 5th. No one was hurt, but you have to be impressed by the structural integrity of a convertible Corvette, considering that it drove under the Benz. You also have to wonder how the Vette driver felt after it was all over, staring up at the Mercedes' driveshaft. [Ventura County Star via Corvette Blogger]