1990s Corvettes

The 1990s Corvettes Channel covers the top Corvette models of the decade. See pictures and view what's under the hoods of 1990s Corvettes.


The 1997 Corvette featured a fresh and sophisticated new design that was a favorite with buyers and reviewers. The redesigned Corvette sported a new all-aluminum 350-cid LS1 V-8 that produced 345-bhp. Discover the fifth generation Corvette.

In 1998 Corvette bowed the C5 convertible which sported all the great C5 design and engineering features. The new convertible sported the first external trunk lid on an open-air Corvette in 36 years. Follow the development of the C5 Corvette.

The 1999 Corvette expanded Chevy's line of powerful sports cars with the introduction of a notchback hardtop coupe. The hardtop's beefier structure made its body 12 percent more rigid than the coupe. Learn more about the C5 Corvettes.

The 1990 Corvette provided not only a smooth ride but improved safety features such as an airbag and better anti-lock brakes. The base engine also received a slight bump up to 245-bhp. Learn more.

The 1991 Corvette boasted a sleeker look and minor technological updates but faced a declining market. ZR-1 sales fell by a third for 1991, down to 2,044 units. Learn more about the 1991 Corvette.

The 1992 Corvette featured a more powerful engine and improved traction control. IT was equipped with a 5.7-liter V-8 that produced 300-bhp at 5,000 rpm. Follow the progression of the fourth generation of Corvettes.

The 1993 Corvette offered several new options including passive keyless entry and a 40th Anniversary package. Power was also pushed up to 405-bhp. Learn more about the 1993 Corvette.

The 1994 Corvette offered a silky ride thanks to improvements in fuel injection and ignition systems. Run-flat tires were also newly added to the options list for 1994 .Learn more about the 1994 Corvette.

The 1995 Corvette made few changes from the previous year but continued to be a favorite with fans and reviewers. The Corvette Indy Pace Car replica was also offered to buyers. Learn more about this Corvette.

The 1996 Corvette was last in the C4 generation and offered two special models the Grand Sport and Collectors Edition. Orders for the 1996 Corvette Grand Sport totaled exactly 1,000. Learn more about these cars.