1960s Corvettes

The 1960s Corvettes Channel covers the top Corvette models of the decade. See pictures and view what's under the hoods of 1960s Corvettes.


The 1969 Chevrolet Corvette 427 had a powerful engine, surpassing most others. It was offered with 390 and 400 horsepower, plus a 435-horsepower version for less civilized types. Find a profile and pictures of the 1969 Chevrolet Corvette 427.

The 1968 Corvette was a totally redesigned model known as the ‘’Shark.’’ The Corvette had evolved into more of a plush and powerful boulevard cruiser. Follow the evolution of this new generation of Corvettes from the beginning.

The 1969 Corvette made small but significant changes to the 1968 model. Sales took a vertical leap for '69, rising by more than 10,000 units to 38,762. Follow the development of this generation of classic Corvettes.

The 1961 Corvette boasted a cleaner look thanks to a toothless grill and a handsome new ducktail. Sales rose to nearly 11,000 for the model year making the 1961 Corvette a success. Explore the features of this classic Corvette.

The 1962 Corvette was the last of the first generation of Corvettes. It had more power and even cleaner looks than the previous year’s model. Explore the features of this elegant and powerful classic Corvette.

The 1963 Corvette Sting Ray offered the previous year’s engines in a stunning all-new package. It also debuted with a trimmer 98-inch wheelbase and first-time all-independent suspension. Learn more about the 1963 Corvette redesign.

The 1964 Corvette had improved suspension features designed to give a smoother ride. Chevy also added more sound insulation and revised body and transmission mounts. See what else was new for this classic Corvette.

The 1965 Corvette Sting Ray offered further refinements both to the body and engine. The 1965 Corvette also marked the advent of standard four-wheel disc brakes. Follow the fascinating development of this classic Corvette.

The 1966 Corvette Sting Ray introduced a handful of subtle appearance changes for the season. The lack of change reflected plans to bring out an all-new Corvette for 1967. Find out what sets this classic car apart from the pack.

The 1967 Corvette Sting Ray was possibly the best Corvette ever. Although, very little was changed in the powerful 1967 Corvette engine. Find out what refinements and features led this classic car to the head of the pack.

The 1960 Corvette introduced mechanical refinements that gave a smoother ride and more neutral handling. It also broke model-year sales records with 10,261 units. Discover the features of this classic car.

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