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Zora’s Secret Weapon: How the Corvette L88 Beat the Shelby Cobra

Feb 28, 2023 In the late 60’s, General Motors quietly greenlit a secret project. Zora Arkus-Duntov, the Corvette’s chief engineer, rebuilt the Vette’s standard 427 big block into a 550-horsepower racing machine. The 7-liter aluminum L88 was intended to beat Ford’s new Shelby Cobra on the track- but secretly, it could also be ordered for the road. As the years went by, more and more enthusiasts began to take advantage of the upgraded option,...

How The 2023 Corvette C8 Z06 Is Made

We take a trip to Bowling Green, Kentucky, to explain how the C8 Corvette is made. With help from Engineering and factory, we detail the complexity of modern assembly, supply chain, and how American manufacturing is alive and well. The business and finance of dedicated sports cars is always a complex topic. However, the mid-engine Corvette is a rare success story. Fans of all brands ranging from Ferrari, Porsche, Ford, Toyota, and BMW will...

Found-37-Years-After-Being-Stolen 1968 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible 4-Speed

This 1968 Chevrolet Corvette convertible was purchased new by Alan Poster in New York City in 1968, but it was stolen months after purchase in January 1969 and was not located by authorities until December 2005. The car was set to be exported abroad, but a Customs VIN check turned up the 1969 stolen vehicle report, and authorities tracked down Mr. Poster in California and reunited him with the car the following month. The...

1962 Corvette Gasser high RPM burnout on the 4th of July streets!

It’s Hard to Believe the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Exists | Car and Driver Road Test

Watch Car and Driver’s road test of the new 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. In this video, Carlos Lago talks about the stunning driving experience while piloting a convertible version of the C8 Z06 around Grattan Raceway. After that, we switch over to the test results, which include the convertible and a coupe equipped with the high-performance Z07 package.

1963 Corvette Stingray – Jay Leno’s Garage

1963 Corvette Stingray: Master judge and restorer Mike McCluskey took this rare fuel-injected Sting Ray (that Jay bought sight unseen) back to stock perfection.

1967 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Driving the C2 327ci V8 with Side Pipes (POV Binaural Audio)

Oct 7, 2023 #RespectTheDrive#Corvette#Chevy Thanks to Bond Group for tossing the keys to this beautiful 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray https://www.bondgroupusa.com

Driving The 1962 Chevrolet C1 Corvette Fuelie – Fuel Injected 327 Hot Rod! (POV Binaural Audio)

#RespectTheDrive#Corvette#Chevy Apr 17, 2022 • #RespectTheDrive #Corvette #Chevy Thanks to Bond Group for tossing the keys to this C1 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Fuelie. Find it on Bring a Trailer and explore their inventory at https://www.bondgroupusa.com

The CRAZIEST and RAREST Corvette Ever Made – The 1967 L88 Corvette

In this Rare Cars documentary, we go in depth into the L88 Corvette. The granddaddy to all of the high performance Corvettes that we see today. The L88 corvettes are collector icons, but they were also absolutely savage street machines. They are also one of the rarest Corvettes ever made. We go through all the specs and history on specifically the C2 L88 Corvettes in this video, while also touching on the C3 L88...

Car of the Week: This Ultra-Rare 1967 Corvette Sting Ray Could Fetch More Than $3 Million at Auction

Robert Ross Mon, November 20, 2023 at 8:00 AM EST 52 In the world of collectible Corvettes, there is rare, and then there is rare. In its day, the biggest, most powerful Corvette engine of them all was the L88, offered from 1967 to 1969. Model examples equipped with that mill are iconic but elusive beasts, and it’s the 1967 coupe—the final year of the classic C2 Sting Ray—that tops the charts. Just 20 examples fit...

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Rochester Ramjet fuel injection altered the automotive landscape in 1957

Paul Stenquist 13 June 2023 Share In the mid-20th century, fuel injection was still largely the stuff of fantasies. Then General Motors shocked the automobile world and put injected Chevies and Pontiacs on the showroom floor. Car-loving performance enthusiasts drooled, and the Beach Boys sang about a “fuel-injected engine sittin’ under my hood.” It was automotive culture shock. We were accustomed to seeing that technology on race cars, but fuel-injected cars that you and...

Tobay Spring Car Show May 5, 2023

We met at Wantagh Park early Sunday morning where we had a total of 30 cars participating at the shows rain date. Originally, we had 38 cars registered for the event but unfortunately it poured and was cold on the 30th of April. As usual we put all of the cars in year order and had a parade of cars ranging from 1954 to present. We also had a 55 Belair, 56 Belair and...

RARE Factory Tanker 1 of 2 in 1967! Chevrolet Corvette in White on My Car Story with Lou Costabile

If anyone remembers Richie Cohen from Long Island Corvette Supplies here is the new...