Originally a concept car designed to compete with the sedans of the 1950s, the Corvette hit production lines in 1953 and been a powerhouse ever since. Learn about this beloved classic car through the ages.
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.
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 2001 Corvette muscled up with the addition of the Z06 equipped with a newly engineered powerplant called the LS6 making it an enthusiastÃ¯Â¿Â½s delight. Follow the development of the fifth generation of Corvette cars.
The 2002 Corvette featured improved horsepower torque and a lighter transmission case. These improvements came about as a result of modifications to make the LS6 breathe more freely. Follow the improvements to the fifth generation of Corvettes.
The 2004 Corvette was the last model in the C5 generation. Corvette marked the occasion by issuing special Commemorative Editions which featured LeMans Blue paint as well as special badges inside and out. Learn more.
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 1987 Corvette saw improved performance in general as well as an option for a Callaway Twin-Turbo Engine package which gave it 345-bhp with a top speed of 177.9 mph. Learn all about the 1987 Corvette.
When the last of the 1982 Corvettes were built production since 1968 totaled a smashing 542,861 units. It came standard with an automatic transmission and 10 extra horsepower from the previous year. Learn more about the 1982 Corvette here.
The 1968 Corvette was a totally redesigned model known as the â€˜â€™Shark.â€™â€™ 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 1978 Corvette honored its 25th anniversary by offering a special silver paint job for a mere $399. Silver Anniversary badges were also added to the exterior. Learn more the return of the Corvette fastback.
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 1979 Corvette continued to impress buyers with its solid speed and added features such as a standard AM/FM radio. Front and rear spoilers were also a new option. Learn more about this classic sports car.
The 1980 Corvette was born in the midst of a new "energy crisis" which likely contributed to a decrease in sales. The car was given a weight reduction, detuned performance, and better aerodynamics. Learn about the 1980 Corvette.
The 1970 Corvette was a small seller due to an abbreviated model year, yet GM managed to improve the design. Cosmetic changes for the abbreviated 1970 model year were slight. Learn about this classic Corvette.
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 1974 Corvette defied the odds by selling at or near its best-ever levels. It also marked a new high for luxury with plenty of creature comforts and far greater reliability. Find photos and specifications for the Corvette.
The 1962 Corvette was the last of the first generation of Corvettes. It had more power and even cleaner looks than the previous yearâ€™s model. Explore the features of this elegant and powerful classic Corvette.