Explore the Iconic 1971 Corvette Specifications in our Overview

Explore the Iconic 1971 Corvette Specifications in our Overview

1971 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives Category, Corvette Specifications
Unveiling the 1971 Corvette Stingray: a Look at Its Fascinating History, Specs, and Iconic Design Get captivated by the timeless charm of the 1971 Corvette with our comprehensive overview. Discover the iconic features of the 1971 Corvette Specifications. 1971 Corvette owned by Mike Canary at the Texas Corvette Chevy Expo As we look at the 1971 Corvette Stingray, we note that it is one of the most iconic cars of its generation, and today we'll be taking a look at some of its fascinating specifications, starting with its original list price. The 1971 Corvette was a coupe, and 14,680 were produced that year. When it first came out, the original list price of the 1971 Corvette was an impressive $5,496. Sales rebounded from the previous year's short production cycle, making…
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Unlock the 1968 Corvette Specifications – An Iconic Classic

Unlock the 1968 Corvette Specifications – An Iconic Classic

1968 C3 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information
Discover the Iconic 1968 Corvette Specifications - All the Details You Need to Know in our Overview. Greg Hortons 1968 L89 Corvette Coupe The 1968 C3 Corvette is every Corvette collector’s dream machine. It is the first year of the third-generation body style. The 1968 Corvette was sculpted to resemble the Mako Shark II show car of 1965. The 1968 Corvette Stingray design was refreshed, and the third generation of Corvettes was born. The C3 was longer, wider, and lower than the C2 that preceded it. In fact, the ’68 Corvette had gained weight over the previous generation with a Curb weight on the Coupe of 3210, and the Convertible was 3220. The body was completely redesigned on what is basically a carry-over chassis. The coupe lost its fastback window…
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1968 Corvettes at Bloomington Gold Special Collection

1968 Corvettes at Bloomington Gold Special Collection

1968 C3 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Vette Vues Magazine Past Coverage of Corvette Events
Vette Vues' blog post showcases a variety of 1968 Corvettes found at the Bloomington Gold Special Collection in 2019, each accompanied by a captivating narrative of its history, told by its respective owners. In Vette Vues' blog post, we are looking at some stock of 1968 Corvettes at the Bloomington Gold Special Collection in 2019 and their stories and history. Each one has a unique story told by its owners. (Photo Credits: Bob Cook) If you are interested in attending the Bloomington Gold events or other Corvette Events, check out our Corvette Event Calendar. You can read Vette Vues Magazine's 3-part coverage of the Bloomington Gold Special Collection in the November, December 2019, and January 2020 issues. Our first 1968 Corvette is an L89 Convertible # 03554. Engine option L89…
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Discover the Fascinating 1968 Corvette Brochure and Deepen Your Appreciation of America’s Classic Sports Car

Discover the Fascinating 1968 Corvette Brochure and Deepen Your Appreciation of America’s Classic Sports Car

1968 C3 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Vintage Corvette Brochures Category
Exploring the Color 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Sales Brochure: Dive into the captivating chronicle of the 1968 Corvette Brochure featured in our blog post. Gain an understanding of the C3 Corvette's design, capabilities, and technical information. Read through the 1968 Corvette Sales Brochure and deepen your appreciation of America's classic sports car. 1968 Chevrolet Corvette - Original Dealer Sales Brochure - 8 1/4" x 11" - 12 pages Fiberglass Fact: The 1968 Corvette wore no Sting Ray or Stingray emblems. Cover of the 1968 Corvette Brochure / Sales Brochure These two pages show the hardtop version of the '68 Vette in the 1968 Corvette Brochure. 1968 Corvette Brochure: The Convertible is shown here. On these two pages in the 1968 Corvette Brochure, Chevrolet shows the new interior. Here, in the 1968…
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Discover the Iconic 1969 Corvette Ads and History with Vette Vues Magazine

Discover the Iconic 1969 Corvette Ads and History with Vette Vues Magazine

1969 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Vintage Corvette Advertisements
1969 Corvette Ads - See The Ads That Changed Our Lives In this blog post, we are looking at the 1969 Corvette ads. Vette Vues Magazine readers love our Rear Vues column that appears in our print edition, where we take a look at vintage Corvette advertisements from old Corvette magazines and brochures. We also want to share these with you on our blog. But first, we would also like to take a minute to highlight the interesting details of the 1969 Corvette. The 1969 model was the second year of the C3 generation and, it must be said, a much improved one compared to the previous year, with more than 200 changes made. Assembled by Chevrolet, a total of 38,762 Corvettes were made in 1969 - it is easy…
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1976 Chevrolet Aerovette Evolution – A Look Back At This Beauty

1976 Chevrolet Aerovette Evolution – A Look Back At This Beauty

1976 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette News and Archives Category
1976 Chevrolet Aerovette Is One Of The Most Beloved Concept Cars 1976 Chevrolet Aerovette Top View - Photo © General Motors Here is the XP-882 Aerovette Sequence:The Rise of Mid-Engine CarsThe Start of The EvolutionThe Many ChangesFinally: The Chevrolet Aerovette1976 Chevrolet Aerovette PhotosOuter DesignInside the AerovetteCanceled… AgainThe RevitalizationThe Evolution of The Chevrolet AerovetteActual 8mm footage of the Four-Rotor Corvette1976 Chevrolet Aerovette to be Featured at Lime Rock Concours We are looking at the history of the 1976 Chevrolet Aerovette. The story starts with two XP-882 Chevrolet Design Exercise projects. General Motors (GM) is one of the largest car manufacturing companies in the world. For about 77 years, it held the top spot, before losing it to Toyota in 2008 and again in 2021. Maybe they will get it back in…
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1972 Corvette Stingray: The End Of An Era

1972 Corvette Stingray: The End Of An Era

1972 Corvette Information Category, C3 Corvette Information
The 1972 Corvette Stingray marked the end of an era for the 3rd Generation in the Corvette series. As a coupe, the 1972 Corvette came with retractable T-top roof panels and a back window. As a convertible, the classic sports car featured a soft folding top, but you could get a hardtop for an additional cost. The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Coupe, the third generation of the Corvette, was produced from 1968 to 1982 and is recognized as the shark model for its aggressive styling. It is instantly identifiable by its prominent blistered fender design and long dash-to-axle proportion, which gives the impression of motion. 1972 marked the beginning of several exciting nationwide developments in music, art, movies, and technology. You may know it as the year when the iconic movie,…
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C3 Vette Registry – 21 years at Corvettes at Carlisle

C3 Vette Registry – 21 years at Corvettes at Carlisle

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The best of all worlds. Join the C3 Vette Registry at the world's largest Corvette car show. Corvettes at Carlisle is held every August in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and has been running since 1982. Corvettes at Carlisle is the largest Corvette show in the world. - Photo Courtesy C3 Vette Registry 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 country. Corvettes at Carlisle is celebrating its 40th year, and the C3 Vette Registry will be on hand to celebrate along with many other Corvette clubs on August 25 - 27, 2022. Today we're going to discuss the C3VR and its role…
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Take a Look at Three 1972 Corvette Advertisements

Take a Look at Three 1972 Corvette Advertisements

1972 Corvette Information Category, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette History, Vintage Corvette Advertisements
Dive into the captivating 1972 Corvette Advertisements and transport yourself back in time to the days of classic car charm. Delve into the iconic ads that have stood the test of time and remain iconic to this day! In the 1972 Corvette advertisements, the main theme was "Chevrolet. Building a Better Way to See the U.S.A. We have three magazine ads we are looking at for the 1972 C3 Corvette. It's hard to believe it's been over 50 years since Chevrolet first released the 1972 Corvette. The '72 Corvette is in the third generation of Vettes. The C3 Corvette sports car arrived in showrooms in 1968 and had a 15-year lifecycle. Here are three ads for the 1972 Corvette that we pulled from our archives. We want your 1972 Chevrolet…
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Ecklers Body Kit for 1975 Corvette Hatchback Coupe: An Overview

Ecklers Body Kit for 1975 Corvette Hatchback Coupe: An Overview

1975 Corvette Information, C3 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette History
Discover the Custom 1975 Corvette Hatchback Coupe by Ecklers: a Look into Its Design and Features As Featured in Vette Vues Magazine The Ecklers body kit for the 1975 Corvette Hatchback Coupe was a game-changer when it was introduced in 1976. The kit was designed to enhance the appearance and give it a custom look and feel that would make it stand out from the rest as well as provide some storage space for your Corvette. You see, Corvettes weren't recognized for their large storage capabilities back then. However, Ralph Eckler, a Corvette pioneer, introduced a remarkable hatchback transformation that increased the car's usability while preserving the classic design - long before the '82 Collector Edition had its hatchback addition. One of the most significant features of the kit is…
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