Corvette Barn Finds

Snow White or Slow White? 1976 Chevrolet Corvette

The mid 1970 Corvettes have been the last of the C3s to start appreciating. Maybe it is because the cars were slow and the engines lacked the power that many buyers were accustomed to in this American sports car…. more»

Spotless 1990 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1

If ever the American car needed to shout out to the world that they’d found their performance mojo once again, the 1990 Corvette ZR-1 was the car that could do the shouting. This was not a cheap car, but… more»

Sunkist Soda Star: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

This 1954 Chevrolet Corvette is a tidy classic that needs very little before it could be plying our roads once again. It has received some mechanical changes, but the option is there for the new owner to return the… more»

Epic Interior: 1976 Chevrolet Corvette

There’s just over a day left for this groovy 1976 Chevrolet Corvette, which is already notable for its rarely seen tan exterior. But it’s when you peek inside that this ‘Vette really begins to shine, as it has one… more»

Stored 50 Years: 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window

There are few cars that instantly get a red-blooded American’s heart beating faster than to see a 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Split Window Coupe. This car has been sitting since the early 1970s and has just been listed for sale… more»

C1 Suvivor: 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

Based on a well-received concept vehicle, the Chevy Corvette debuted for 1953 and would remain largely unchanged for its first three years except for a V8 becoming available in 1955. Only 300 copies would be built for the first… more»

55k mile: 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster

Do you like shifting a 4-speed manual transmission with the top down? Well, this 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible may interest you. It is equipped with a 350 horsepower 327 cubic inch engine backed by a 4-speed transmission. The car… more»

Corvette Engine Swap: 1957 Jeep FC170

When it comes to taking vehicles that most enthusiasts prefer to keep original and going way off the reservation in terms of modifications, it’s a calculated risk in terms of how the next owner will respond. Modify it one… more»

Original 427 Block! 1968 Chevrolet Corvette L68

With gleaming chrome on black primer, this first-year C3 (third-generation) Corvette looks ready to pounce. Fans of America’s Sports Car will immediately identify the chrome bumpers of the early C3 and the burly big block hood. Indeed this 1968… more»

Forgotten Project: 1985 Chevrolet Corvette

If you’re like me, you can see potential in almost any project car. In fact, I’d say I get more excited when I see that the car in question has clearly been neglected and forgotten, as it makes me… more»

Final Year Example: 1982 Chevrolet Corvette

Some people get caught up in the first and last years of certain models as if there’s an extra dose of collectability attached to it. This 1982 Chevrolet Corvette is one such example, as ’82 marked the end of… more»

No Reserve: 1973 Chevrolet Corvette

By 1973, Chevrolet’s Corvette was becoming more sedate and more refined. This was good news for some potential buyers, but it was less so for those who desired a hard-edged sports car. Modern technology means that a buyer could… more»

454/4 Speed: 1971 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

It might not be perfect, but this 1971 Corvette Convertible is a stunning-looking car that is ready to be driven and enjoyed. It remains unmolested and features its original big-block V8 under the hood. This is a package that… more»

Rare Blue Interior: 1988 Chevrolet Corvette

When it comes to C4 Corvettes, you really have to look into the details to find one that’s worth spending some real money on. While everyone knows the ZR1s and pace cars are good bets, those also tend to… more»

Showroom Condition: 1991 Chevrolet Corvette

The C4 Corvette is a bit of a conundrum: they are exceedingly good values as a collector car most of us can afford and that is easy to own over the long-term. However, as an investment, it makes less… more»

350/4-Speed: 1971 Chevrolet Corvette

I have probably developed a bit of a reputation here at Barn Finds for preferring my classic cars to be original and unmolested. The truth is that I  am partial to a good custom build as long as a… more»