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The 1980s Corvettes Channel covers the top Corvette models of the decade. See pictures and view what's under the hoods of 1980s Corvettes.

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1988 Corvette

The 1988 Corvette featured important upgrades to the engine and chassis. Buyers also had a option of 16 or 17 inch wheels. Learn about the great new features on this classic 35th anniversary Corvette.


1988 Corvette

1988 Corvette

The 1988 Corvette featured important upgrades to the engine and chassis. Learn the great new features on this classic 35th anniversary Corvette. See more »

1989 Corvette

1989 Corvette

The 1989 Corvette boasted 17-inch wheels and a removable hardtop option for the convertible. Learn more about this classic Corvette. See more »

1981 Corvette

1981 Corvette

The 1981 Corvette featured a more user-friendly interior and a Computer Command Control to reduce fuel consumption. Learn about the 1981 Corvette. See more »

1982 Corvette

1982 Corvette

When the last of the 1982 Corvettes were built, production since 1968 totaled a smashing 542,861 units. Learn more about the 1982 Corvette here. See more »

1984 Corvette

1984 Corvette

The 1984 Corvette was the first fully redesigned Corvette in 15 years. Find specifications, photos, and more about this sports car at HowStuffWorks. See more »

1985 Corvette

1985 Corvette

The 1985 Corvette truly dazzled inside and out. Find photos, specifications, and more for this sports car only at HowStuffWorks. See more »

1986 Corvette

1986 Corvette

Among other noteworthy improvements, 1986 marked the first Corvette convertible in more than 10 years. Learn about the 1986 Corvette in this article. See more »

1987 Corvette

1987 Corvette

The 1987 Corvette saw improved performance in general as well as an option for a Callaway Twin-Turbo Engine package. Learn all about the 1987 Corvette. See more »

1980 Corvette

1980 Corvette

The 1980 Corvette was born in the midst of a new 'energy crisis,' which likely contributed to a decrease in sales. Learn about the 1980 Corvette. See more »