Chevrolet Corvette, 60 years of sports legend

Presentation of the Chevrolet Corvette Motorama Show Car in New York 1953First generation Chevrolet Corvette, 1953First generation Chevrolet Corvette, 1960Second generation of the Chevrolet Corvette, 1966Chevrolet Corvette300 unitsGeneral Motors Motorama auto showHarley Earlfirst two-seater sports General Motorsfiberglass for manufacturing the bodyFlint, Michigan3,498 dollars

jointhe best of European designFresh style of American vehiclespole white3.8 convertible engine and six cylinder inline 'Blue Frame'150 hp1956V8 enginesFord Thunderbirdredesign

Corvette SS283 CVnew manual gearbox four gearsFormula 1Juan Manuel Fangio"12 Hours of Sebring"4.25 meters long, 1.77 wide and 1.31 high1,310 kilosSeptember 1962Sting RaycoupeCorvette C2chassis and body completely newnew independent rear suspensionmore muscular design

rear window HalvedIt was scrapped the following yearChevrolet Corvette C2 Convertiblemanually operated 'hard top'mechanicskept the small block 5.4 of 250 hp1965"Big Block"6.5 liters450 hp"Turbo Jet"6,997 cc engine capacityShelby Cobralightened version and competitionGrand Sportfive unitslonger generationproduction records53,807 unitsshared the bottle shape Cokeantipollution laws7.4 liter engine mastodóntico yielding 550 hp165 hpbody openspremieres ceiling type TargaZL-1 first versionthree different transmissions:"Keep reading..."