Chevroletís Corvette C7, the latest model to bear this storied name, has one of the most well known engines in automotive history, the LT1 Small Block V-8. With a 6.2 liter displacement delivering 450 horsepower, this model Corvette promises to be the most exciting offering in many years.
After World War II America started it long love affair with the automobile. In the 1950s Chevrolet introduced a model called the Corvette. It was met with mixed reviews and some people dismissed it as more image than substance. Some referred to it as a plastic bathtub and Chevrolet even considered ceasing production. Then the 1960s happened...
The fifth generation Corvette featured major design changes that set it apart from the C4 Corvette. The resulting models of the 1997-2004 are considered by many Corvette fans to be among the best ever produced. Hereís a look at the design of the C5 Corvette and how it set the new standard for excellence and performance.
The Chevy Corvette is famous in songs, movies and the minds of any collector of Americana. Its history is intertwined with every aspect of American culture, and it's no surprise. With over sixty years of manufacturing history, the Corvette has been described with every possible superlative for design and coolness. It has become hugely desirable by car enthusiasts. This is a truly iconic American automobile.