Chevrolet Corvette

What’s Under The Tarp? 1964 Chevrolet Corvette

Generally, a 1964 Chevrolet Corvette is just another find. With a production total of about 22K copies, they’re not rare and surface often. The most notable facet may be that the coupe version follows directly behind the famous split-window… more»

Only 23K Miles? 1969 Chevrolet Corvette

Of the 38,762 Chevrolet Corvettes built in 1969, I think we’ve covered every one of them. Maybe some even twice! Ok, so that’s probably an exaggeration but they’ve gotten deep coverage here on Barn Finds. One thing, however, that… more»

LT-1 With A/C: 1972 Chevrolet Corvette

OK, so we’re going to ditch the actual barn finds, just for a post, and cover a beautifully restored 1972 Chevrolet LT-1 Corvette. This car has some notable features, besides its finely restored condition, so it’s worthy of a… more»

Not Quite Original: 1964 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

There are two types of Corvette people: those who worship at the altar of originality and those who customize the cars to make them their own.  The person who cobbled together this 1964 Corvette coupe for sale on eBay… more»

Originality Abounds! 1977 Chevrolet Corvette

What to make of a ’70s vintage Chevrolet Corvette like this 1977 example. After 1972, things changed in ‘Vette land, i.e. loss of power – hugely by ’75, plastic bumpers, loss of the convertible, the big-block engine got the… more»

Former Road Racer: 1964 Chevrolet Corvette

I’m no Corvette purist. Some ‘Vette aficionados might wig out over the treatment that has been bestowed upon this 1964 hardtop but you have to appreciate the times that are now in the past. The extensive exterior modifications weren’t… more»

V8 In The House! 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

I’m not sure what to make of this 1954 Chevrolet Corvette. It’s rough looking, to say the least, and difficult to determine what the seller or some previous owner’s intention was. It’s not all a mystery – some is… more»

NYC Barn Find? 1965 Chevrolet Corvette

A New York City Barn find, eh? Or so the listing proclaims. Ohhhkay, glad to have that out of the way. I didn’t think there had been any barns in NYC since the days of Peter Stuyvesant but what… more»

Rare Color? No Reserve 1970 Chevrolet Corvette

The seller of this 1970 Chevrolet Corvette considers it to be rare due to its Laguna Gray color. Apparently of the 17,316 ‘Vettes produced that year, 1,300, or 7.5% were so finished. So, rare? Depends on one’s definition of… more»

Complete But Unrestored: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

Generally, a 1954 Corvette wouldn’t make waves in terms of coverage. There were 3,640 made that sophomore year, not huge but not exactly rare either but then again that was 68 years ago. And in its own right, that’s… more»

Pace Car Edition! 1986 Chevrolet Corvette

I’ll admit it, I’m not really drawn to Corvettes. I like them all, well most of them anyway, and some are very notable for various and sundry reasons. Perhaps it’s just the enormous number that has been produced over… more»

Replacement Body: 1955 Chevrolet Corvette Project

In the pantheon of all-time collectible cars, I have to admit that Corvettes don’t garner my attention much anymore. There are just so many of them and they get lost in a sea of similarities. That’s not to take… more»

Sold As Is: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

And now for something from the, “What in the world happened?” department. For your review is a second-year 1954 Chevrolet Corvette that is claimed to be a “PROJECT CAR NEEDS WORK RESTORATION“. OK, nailed, that one, let’s see what’s… more»

Good Buy? 1972 Chevrolet Corvette 454/4-Speed

There are two things that immediately caught my attention about this 1972 Chevrolet Corvette, the price and the hood-mounted engine badge – more on that later. A C3, steel bumper, big-block powered Corvette is always a draw so let’s… more»

Drag Racing Refugee: 1962 Chevrolet Corvette

Ouch, ouch and, more ouch is how I’d best describe this 1962 Chevrolet Corvette. Listed as a former X (experimental?) drag car project, perhaps it would be better defined as an “ex” X drag car. Whatever the case, this… more»

396/425 Horsepower? 1965 Chevrolet Corvette

Boy is there a lot going on here! It starts in one place and ends up in another. Ostensibly, what we have here is a 1965 Chevrolet Corvette with a new for ’65 425 gross HP, 396 CI V8… more»