The C5

Watch as Chip Foose pens his own vision of the Chevrolet C5 Corvette

Watch as Chip Foose pens his own vision of the Chevrolet C5 Corvette by...

Fixed In Place

 After 31 years of building Corvette coupes with detachable roofs, Chevrolet returned to its fixed-roof formula with the ’99 hardtop. In 1999, Chevrolet introduced a hardtop version of the fifth-generation Corvette, which was a body option not seen since 1967. When the C3 debuted in 1968, the coupe had a removable roof panel, unlike the fixed one on the Sting Ray. The hardtop joined the coupe and convertible as the third offering in the...