1997 C5 Corvette Commercial

1997 C5 Corvette Commercial

1997 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Corvette Videos
The new C8 2020 Corvette Mid-Engine has just been released, so we wanted to look back at some great Corvette history. 1997 was the first year of production for the fifth-generation Corvette which was twenty-three years ago. We start off with a Corvette Commercial that ran for the then New 1997 C5 Corvette. 1997 C5 Corvette Commercial; full 60 second "What Is It?" https://youtu.be/5_2MgRhlpNk This video is a 1997 C5 Corvette Commercial which was in the Chevrolet Dealer 1997 C5 Launch-Kit and is the full 60-second commercial. There is also a 30 second shortened commercial. Next, we have a photo that was given to the press. The fifth-generation Corvette started with the 1997 model year. The C5 offered a larger amount of trunk space, now large enough for two golf bags. They moved…
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C5 Corvette Production Totals | Vette Vues Magazine

C5 Corvette Production Totals | Vette Vues Magazine

1997 Corvette Information, 2001 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information, Chevrolet Corvette History, Corvette Production Numbers
In this blog, we will look at the C5 Corvette Production Totals.  The C5 Chevrolet Corvette was produced by Chevrolet from 1997 through 2004 model years. [caption id="attachment_3637" align="aligncenter" width="640"] 1997 Chevrolet C5 Corvette Coupe. As we look at the C5 Corvette Production Totals we see that there were 9,752 1997 Corvette Coupes produced. The base Corvette sold for $37,495.[/caption] The C5 Chevrolet Corvette was produced by Chevrolet from 1997 through 2004 model years. In this post, is a pdf file with the C5 Corvette Production Totals. NOTE: This will take a few seconds to load the PDF file. [pdf-embedder url="http://vette-vues.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/C5-Production-Totals.pdf" title="C5 Production Numbers"]C5 Production Totals   The fifth generation Corvette started with the 1997 model year. The 5th generation Corvette had an all new body, chassis, and interior. Even…
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1997 Chevrolet Corvette Boasts Great Value

1997 Chevrolet Corvette Boasts Great Value

1997 Corvette Information, C5 Corvette Information
General Motors Press Release: January 6, 1997 DETROIT — Today, Chevrolet announced a Manufacturers’ Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $38,060 (including DFC) for its 1997 Corvette, America’s all-new, premiere sports car which adds more than $1,200 worth of premium standard equipment yet is only $270 more than its 1996 predecessor ($37,790 MSRP). The announcement was made at Chevrolet’s news conference at the North American International Auto Show. "Chevrolet’s definition of value doesn’t change, whether the vehicle is a Metro, Lumina, Blazer, Tahoe -- or Corvette," said John G. Middlebrook, Chevrolet General Manager. Chevrolet enhanced Corvette’s impressive value by adding more than $1,200 worth of premium standard equipment at MSRP for 1997, including: Uplevel radio with premium Bose speakers.Low pressure warning system for tires.Driver’s power seat.Speed sensitive steering.Extended mobility ("run flat")…
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