Corvette Barn Finds

Potential Heart Transplant: 1979 Chevrolet Corvette

Like many of you, I have been astounded at the huge amounts of horsepower people have been getting from Chevrolet LS series V-8 engines.  While independent shops and many of the hot rod type magazines have… more»

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Big Block 4 Speed: 1966 Corvette Convertible

C2 Corvettes are handsome machines often packing big block power, and a drop top like this 1966 model. Factory equipped with a 427 and a 4 speed, it doesn’t get much better than this. After 28… more»

6k Miles 1986 Corvette Convertible Survivor

Of all the generations of Corvettes, C4s have long been the least sought after by collectors. While they aren’t the fastest generation, they are actually quite fun to drive! And with the values of earlier cars… more»

Quality Survivor: 1966 Chevrolet Corvette

This 1966 Corvette is not perfect, but considering its age I’d say it is doing pretty well! The ad states that this car has “Predominantly original paint and interior.” It is also described as an honest… more»

1969 Corvette Survivor With A 427 And A 4-Speed!

The seller of this Corvette isn’t particularly forthcoming with information, but at least they offer up lots of photos! They claim this 427 equipped car is highly original, with 90 percent of its original paint still… more»

Back To The 70s! Custom 1965 Corvette

Dial the Wayback Machine to 1974 or thereabouts. This authentic ’70s masterpiece began life as a 1965 Corvette convertible, then sometime in the early ’70s took a hard right turn into Awesomeland with this wild custom… more»

Parked Since ’84! 1966 Chevrolet Corvette L72

Fair Warning:  The listing for this 1966 Chevrolet Corvette L72 (427) here on eBay is written in ALL CAPS. Personally, if this car weren’t so interesting, I would normally skip any listing in ALL CAPS, but… more»

I’ve Seen You Before: 1969 Corvette Coupe

If you follow the classic car market, you know that there is a time and a season for everything.  Some cars are hot, and some are not.  Prices climb, and prices fall.  Sometimes there is a… more»

An Almost Untouched Beauty: 1972 Corvette

For some reason, original condition 1968-1972 chrome bumper Corvettes have started to show up in the classifieds lately. Just when you thought that most of them were restored and cocooned away in heated garages, or returning… more»

Late Corvette Summer: 1972 Custom Corvette

When I was a kid, I thought that Corvettes were, by far, the most awesome cars God had ever allowed to roam the highways.  I loved to read anything that I could about them, and sent… more»

The Best Survivor I’ve Seen: 1990 Corvette ZR1

As the resident C2, C3 & C6 Corvette fan, the C4 is generally not my favorite version of America’s sports car. However, there’s one exception to that rule — the mighty ZR1, powered by the magnificent… more»

Auction Alert! The Original Quaker Steak & Lube

My heart sank when I clicked on this reader-submitted auction tip and realized it was for the original Quaker Steak and Lube restaurant in Sharon, Pennsylvania. Quaker Steak opened in 1974 in a barely-altered Quaker State… more»

One-Owner Splitty: 1963 Chevrolet Corvette

If you missed out on the Hawaiian Split-Window we featured earlier, then here’s your second chance! This ’63 is claimed to be a one-owner car that has been parked in a garage for the past 10… more»