1981 Corvette Information

An archive of the 1981 Chevrolet Corvette C3 Specs, History and Facts.

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Rare 1981 Corvette Greenwood Daytona Turbo Sells for $247,500 at Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach

A piece of American automotive history changed hands recently (April 2024) with the sale of Lot #431, a 1981 Chevrolet Corvette Greenwood Daytona Turbo, Daytona Turbo No. 2, at the prestigious Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach Auction. This remarkable vehicle fetched an impressive $247,500, selling at no reserve. A Look Under the Hood This authentic Corvette, previously […]

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C3 Vette Registry – 21 years at Corvettes at Carlisle

The best of all worlds. Join the C3 Vette Registry at the world’s largest Corvette car show. Our topic today is C3 Vette Registry at Corvettes at Carlisle. Corvettes at Carlisle is held every August in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and has been running since 1982. It has evolved into the largest All Corvette show in the

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C3 CORVETTE BODY KITS & DRESS-UP PARTS FROM YESTERYEAR (1968-1982)

This is the third re-post of the original series in Vette Vues Magazine. We are looking back at the various custom modifications that could be installed by an owner, contracted to a shop, or purchased as turn-key vehicles. This re-post presents additional photos to those who were selected for print in the original article in VETTE VUES MAGAZINE. The C3 Body Kit article ran in the June 2018 issue.

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Breaking Down the Unique Features of the C3 Corvette

Discover the history of the C3 Corvette, the iconic American sports car that reflected the changing times over its 15-year lifespan, and how it lived up to its legendary predecessor’s legacy.

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Two Historical 1981 Corvettes: The First and Last

In this blog post, we are going to look at two historical 1981 Corvettes. The last one produced at the St. Louis factory and the first one built at Bowling Green factory. These two 1981 Corvettes were sold for charity at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Las Vegas in 2010 and brought almost $300,000 for the

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