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Corvettes: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
5 Affordable Corvettes Worth Considering
Five of the most affordable Corvettes on the market today are listed here. These cars are a good choice for a new Corvette owner.
How the Corvette Has Changed Through Generations
A brief history of Corvette cars according to their generations.
How To Eliminate Mouse Smell In Your Corvette
Introduction to a series of posts on how to get rid of the mouse smell in your Corvette or in any car.
What Makes the C4 Such a Good Starter Corvette?
C4 Corvette (1984-1996). Corvettes.
3 Cool Things About Corvettes at Carlisle
There are many pieces that make Corvettes at Carlisle the amazing show that it is. These are three of our favorite.
How to Fix a Crack in Your Corvette's...
How to Fix a Crack in Your Corvette's Fiberglass Body
What's the Best Engine Oil for Your Corvette?
An article outlining the decision factors in choosing engine oil for your Corvette.
How You Can Buy an Affordable Used Corvette
The search for a decent restorable 'Vette begins.
How to Buy a Corvette in 7 Easy Steps
Determine the Corvette you really want before you start shopping.
26 Rare & Low-Mileage Corvettes, One...
Many avid car collectors have a distinct attribute that catches their eye. For Ed Foss, it was low-mileage Corvettes. His collection of 26 rare Corvettes is astonishing … and it's for sale.
C2 Corvette (1963-1967)
C2 Corvette (1963-1967). Corvettes.
How to clean dirty car parts for restoration or...
To do a proper restoration you have to clean every part - and even if you're not restoring a car, there's no excuse for putting dirty parts back on a car!
What's New for the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette
Chevrolet is offering three new design packages for the 2016 Corvette, and replaces two tintcoats with new paint colors.
Should You Rebuild or Replace Your Corvette's...
FAQ about Corvette Engine Swap and Replacement
C3 Corvette (1968-1982)
C3 Corvette - (1968-1982). Corvettes.
How To Refresh Your C3 Corvette Gas Tank in 8...
Step by step instructions for refreshing your third generation Corvette gas tank
How to Sell a Corvette
How to Sell a Corvette in 9 Easy Steps
Starting a Corvette Restoration Project
Describes the process of finding a good Corvette restoration project car.
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake...
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake Vacuum Booster
C1 Corvette (1953-1962)
A brief profile of the C1 Corvette
How to Wash, Wax, and Detail Your Own Corvette
How to Wash, Wax and Detail Your Corvette
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New Corvette
If you're looking at any of the new Corvettes for sale, read this before you drive to the car dealer. We list the top five mistakes to avoid (my favorite is #5).
Is Your Corvette a Good Investment?
About the value of Corvettes appreciating over time as an investment.
5 Of The Most Expensive Corvettes For Sale
Meet some of the finest classic Corvettes in existence, all with less than 10,000 miles; all from one amazing collection.
How safe is a new Corvette?
Whether you're cruising on the freeway or watching the speedometer climb past 125 mph on the racetrack, safety is important. But how safe is the new Corvette? We list the safety features and crash test info here.
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
Special Edition: The 2016 Corvette Z06 CR.7
In tribute to Corvette Racing's success on the race track, Chevrolet is releasing a special edition 2016 Corvette Z06 C7.R. Painted Corvette Racing Yellow to match the race team's livery, find out what other unique features mark this special edition Corvette.
Ultimate Muscle - Corvette L88 427
1967 1968 1969 L-88 Corvette 427
How to Read Your Oil Can
Corvette engine oil - API Ratings
The Most Powerful Crate Engine Ever Offered by GM
LSX454 Corvette Engine. Corvettes.
Is this 1969 Corvette Stingray barn find worth...
Elusive barn finds can be exciting for buyers seeking a classic Corvette for sale. But is this 1969 Corvette Stingray is a great buy or an overpriced restoration nightmare?
Spotting and Fixing Corvette Frame Damage
How to spot and fix frame damage to your Corvette
5 Reasons Corvette's LT1 Engine Won a WardsAuto...
Why WardsAuto named Chevrolet's LT1, the new engine built for the 2014 Corvette Stingray, as one of the 10Best engines for the year.
Fuel Injection Takes The 1957 Corvette To A...
1957 Fuel-Injected Corvette. Corvettes.
Sharpen Up Your Corvette's Steering And Handling
Buy a rebuild kit for your Corvette steering and suspension rebuild
The first 100 years of one of America's...
A short history of the first 100 years of Chevrolet
Are Michelin's Pilot Super Sport ZPs the best...
Does the Michelin Pilot Super Sport ZP tire give the C7 Corvette the best performance and comfort? In this two part feature, we roll through its specs and expert reviews.
Finding The Right Car
Starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 2.
1965 & 1969 Corvettes Top The Auction Market
1965 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
How to Replace the Carpet in Your Corvette
How to replace the carpet in your Corvette
Inspecting Paint and Interior
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 4.
2013 Corvette: Tech Specs and Pricing
What are the specs of the 2013 Corvette and 2013 Corvette Grand Sport? Read more about engine details, performance stats and pricing.
The Post-Purchase Evaluation
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 3.
Aftermarket: Best Replacement Tires for a C6...
Some experts say the OEM Goodyear tires as the weak point for a C6 Corvette. We name the best replacement tire and include a fitment guide here.
Freshen and Upgrade Your Corvette's Ignition
Upgrading Your Corvette's Ignition System
How to Re-Cover Your Corvette Steering Wheel
How To Restore the Cover on Your Corvette Steering Wheel
The First Corvette
Profile of the 1953 Corvette. Corvettes.
Mechanical Maintenance
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 5.
1963 Corvette Z06
1963 Corvette Z06. Corvettes.
The best wash, wax and detailer for your Corvette
What are the best products to care for your Corvette's paint? This list details the best wash and wax for your sports car, plus two other items you can't (or shouldn't) wash your car without.
Restore the Spark in Your Corvette's Engine
Prepare to Restore Your Corvette Ignition System
The 2015 Z06 is a Monster
What happens when engineers take an aluminum block, bolt on a 1.7-liter Eaton supercharger and add an aluminum harmonic balancer? You get a monstrous 2015 Corvette Z06. Find out more about the 6.2-liter LT4 here.
Extremem performance package for the 2015...
The 2015 Corvette Z06 includes the optional Z07 package, a high-performance upgrade that increases downforce and grip for true track-worthy abilities.
1976-1977 Corvette - The Last Sharks
1977 Corvette. Corvettes.
Corvette Racing 2015 Schedule and Driver Lineup
Time to set the DVR: the 2015 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season is ready to roll. Corvette Racing adds two new drivers to its well-experienced lineup, and has big plans for the No. 3 and No. 4 C7.R racecars.
Back to School, Corvette-Style
What can you expect from a Corvette driving course? How much does driving school cost? Find out in this review of the Ron Fellows Performance Driving School.
Rebuilding Your Corvette's Engine
Can you assemble your own Corvette engine, or should you take it to a professional engine rebuilder?
5 Cool Things About Our New Corvette Facebook...
About Corvettes is extending its commitment to share the best tips, photos and information on America's sports car. Check out our new Facebook page.
10 Things to Consider When Buying a Corvette...
A used Corvette for sale with a salvage title can be thousands of dollars less than one with a clean title. But is it a good buy? Don't buy one without considering these 10 tips (especially the last one).
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 15.
1969 427 L88 engine
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Engine. Page 3.
What's the best all-season tire for a Corvette...
If you plan to drive your Corvette Stingray in the winter, you need more traction than your summer tires can offer. Find the top three ultra high performance all-season options here.
A Sneak Peek at the Z06 Specs
How powerful is the 2015 Corvette Z06? What will the new Z06 cost? A sneak peak at the specs of Corvette's latest creation.
1984 Corvette - First of the C4 Era
1984 Corvette C4. Corvettes.
What Does a 2015 Corvette Cost?
Considering buying a new Corvette? The 2015 Corvette price, its standard equipment, and the trim options can all be found here.
Align Your Priorities
Corvette Alignment wheels Tires. Corvettes. Page 2.
What Does That Corvette Nickname Mean?
What is a Fuelie Corvette? What years were C4 Corvettes made? Our handy glossary explains common nicknames for Corvettes.
Restore Your Corvette Wheels
Things to know when you plan to restore Corvette Wheels
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe Rear-View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 16.
Want to build your own Corvette Z06 engine?
Want to build your own Corvette Z06 engine? Starting in March 2015, customers ordering a Corvette Z06 can participate in Chevrolet's Engine Build Experience.
1973 Corvette Coupe
1973 Corvette Coupe. Corvettes. Page 19.
7 Crucial Tips For Buying a Wrecked Corvette
A wrecked Corvette can be an enticing project, calling out to you with a cut-rate price and seemingly easy repairs. But don't buy one without first checking off these 7 items (the last one is key for this type of project).
The Best Corvette Events of 2015
Looking for a car show with the country's best classic Corvettes? Want to learn more about your C5 or C6? Itching to get on the track and heat up some rubber? These are some of the best (and biggest) Corvette events in the US.
For Sale: 3 Beautiful Corvettes Owned By Famous...
These three Corvettes were recently up for sale. Though each one demonstrates the best side of the Corvette, it is one special entry on their list of owners that sets them apart.
Best Corvette Events for Summer 2015
Bloomington Gold, the National Corvette Restorers Society and Corvettes at Carlisle are some of the hottest events this summer. Are you going?
Glossary: RPO Codes for the C7 Chevrolet Corvette
Want to decode your Corvette's spec sheet? This glossary contains all RPO codes for 2014-2016 Chevrolet Corvettes.
Photo Gallery: 26 Rare & Low-Mileage...
One of the most beautiful collections in existence, this photo gallery highlights all 27 Corvettes in the Ed Foss collection, valued at up to $5.7 million.
Vintage Racing Corvette
Vintage racing is home to many Corvettes that once languished as neglected barn finds. This 1969 C3 427 convertible is owned by Eric Dolson and campaigned in vintage racing events in the Pacific Northwest. Vintage racing organizations are very strict about originality, so this car uses its original engine, transmission, suspension, and brake designs. Page 13.
What do reviews think of Michelin Pilot Super...
How does the Michelin Pilot Super Sport ZP rate for handling, grip, braking, noise and comfort on the 2014 Corvette Stingray? Experts take it to the track to find out.
1973 Aerovette Experimental
1973 Aerovette Experimental. Corvettes. Page 20.
This car is honestly unique
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Interior. Page 4.
427 cubic inches of fun!
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Engine. Page 7.
Corvette Wraps 2015 Production With Record Z06...
Chevrolet has released the final production numbers for the 2015 Corvette. Fewer models were built overall than the year before, but the C7 Z06 closed its first year with record high production numbers.
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept. Corvettes. Page 18.
1973 Chevy Aerovette Experimental Engine
1973 Chevy Aerovette Experimental Engine. Page 22.
The 2015 Corvette Stingray and Z06: Everything...
This comprehensive guide to the 2015 Corvette includes details on pricing, packages and options, technical specifications and production details for the Stingray and the Z06.
What is a Matching Numbers Corvette?
Owners sometimes describe their Corvette for sale or on display as a numbers matching car. We explain what this means and how it affects a Corvette's value and performance.
1968 Corvette - The First Stingray
1968 Corvette. Corvettes.
1963 Split-Window Dash View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe dash view. Page 17.
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy. Corvettes. Page 2.
Corvette Rallies and Tours For 2015
Want to join up with other Corvette owners or sports car enthusiasts for a scenic cruise? We found some of the best drives for 2015 here.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car. Page 23.
1972 Corvette - This Car Lost 70 Horsepower...
First 1972 Corvette. Corvettes.
Refreshing Your 1974-1982 Corvette's Rear...
How to replace the bumper skin on a 1974-1982 Corvette
2014 Corvette Stingray Specs
What's the price of a 2014 Corvette? We answer that question and list the horsepower, torque and tech specs of the 2014 Corvette Stingray.
The Sinkhole 8: The 5 Best Videos of the...
What's more shocking than the news that a sinkhole devoured 8 Corvettes? The videos. From the collapse to the rescue, here are the 5 best sinkhole videos (plus a few bonus clips).
1973 Aerovette Experimental Rear View
1973 Aerovette Experimental Rear View. Page 21.
All-Electric Corvette Pushes For 178 MPH Speed...
Can an all-electric Corvette break the electric vehicle land speed record of 178 mph? This Z06 wants to try.
560 Horsepower - 2 Pedals
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe. Corvettes. Page 5.
Rare in its own way
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Rear View. Page 6.
Restoring Your Corvette's Engine Bay
Restore your Corvette engine bay
Build your 2015 Corvette: Paint, Trim and...
The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette has 10 paint choices, 16 interior finishes and enough design packages to let you build your dream car. Check out our list with full details and prices on each option.
Corvette Summer
For the ultimate tribute to modified ‘Vettes, go and get a copy of Mark Hamill’s 1978 fun movie “Corvette Summer.” The nominal co-star is Annie Potts, who won an Oscar for her performance, but the real star of the show is the most intensely modified Corvette in history. Switched to right-hand drive, this car is the perfect expression of the axiom “it ain’t done until it’s overdone.” The car chase scenes alone are worth the price of the DVD. Page 14.
Is there a winter tire for the Corvette...
The Corvette Stingray Z06 has been proven at the Nürburgring, on the Virginia International Raceway and on countless test tracks. But there's one arena that may have it beat: the winter road.
Corvette Finally Gets An Interior Worth...
Critics panned the C6's seats, trim and interior quality. So what makes the C7 so much better? Almost everything.
1971 Corvette Convertible in Sunflower yellow
1971 Corvette Convertible in Sunflower yellow. Page 29.
Original Interior
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Interior. Page 8.
1965 Chevrolet Corvette
1965 Chevrolet Corvette. Corvettes. Page 13.
Red on Red 1971 Chevrolet Convertible
Red on Red 1971 Chevrolet Convertible. Page 27.
C4 Drag Racer
This C4 has been extensively modified for drag racing, including a hood scoop to draw air into the aftermarket supercharger. Look at the rear wheels and you can see huge drag racing tires. Fitting these tires requires gutting the chassis behind the driver and fabricating all new suspension, frame, and bodywork. Page 7.
1963 Corvair Monza SS Concept
1963 Corvair Monza SS Concept. Corvettes. Page 14.
Sting Ray emblem on the 1963 Split Window...
Sting Ray emblem on the 1963 Split Window Chevrolet Corvette. Page 12.
1972 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
1972 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. Page 30.
Restoring Your Corvette Wheels
What you need to know about restoring Corvette Wheels. Page 2.
Are You Ready For Engine Work?
Can you assemble your own Corvette engine, or should you take it to a professional engine rebuilder? Page 2.
1967 Corvette Convertible
This 1967 convertible has been customized in a “race-like” manner, but it’s still a legal street car. If you look closely, you can see the American-flag painted cover on the engine, which would never appear on a real vintage race car. A car like this is great fun at car shows, and performs well on the road, too. Page 12.
3 Ways to Learn About Corvettes
3 great resources to learn more about Corvette history, Corvette seminars and advanced driving schools for Corvette owners.
1970 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
1970 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. Page 26.
Extremely low mileage.
Odometer of a 1972 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible. Page 32.
Trans-Am Corvette
Another ultimate racing machine, this DerHaag C5 Corvette was made for competition in the SCCA Trans-Am series. It uses a tubular steel space frame, custom bodywork, suspension, and a 600 horsepower engine. The entire body can be taken off in less than a minute by an experienced pit crew. Page 11.
1963 Split Window Corvette
1963 Split Window Corvette. Corvettes. Page 10.
1972 Chevrolet Corvette with 4 original miles
1972 Chevrolet Corvette with 4 original miles. Page 31.
Interior of the 1953 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
Interior of the 1953 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster. Page 2.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car- The...
1978 Corvette 25th Anniversary Pace Car
1973 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe
1973 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe. Corvettes. Page 33.
1961 Mako Shark Interior
1961 Mako Shark Interior. Corvettes. Page 3.
Classic Rally Corvette
This C2 ‘Vette is another race-inspired road car. Shown here preparing to compete in the Monte Shelton Northwest Classic Rally, the car features modern steel racing wheels, a cut-down windshield, and a track-ready roll bar. There may be more valuable Corvettes out there, but this one could be the most fun. Page 5.
Customize Your 2015 Corvette With Factory...
For 2015, Chevrolet offers Stingray badges, spoiler and roof panel options and even matching luggage. See the full list of factory-installed accessories for the 2015 Corvette here.
Corvette Glossary: Resto Mod, Pro Street, Pro...
If you're in the market to buy a used Corvette or want to give yours an overhaul, there are many different ways to restore, customize and modify this sports car.
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine. Corvettes. Page 6.
1965 Chevrolet Corvette shift knob.
1965 Chevrolet Corvette shift knob. Page 14.
\$6.9 Million Corvette Racecar For Sale
One of the most significant racecars in Corvette history is being offered to the public for the first time, and analysts are expecting the bids to reach almost $7 million.
First Drives With the Corvette's New 8-Speed...
The 2015 Corvette offers a new 8-speed automatic transmission. Many purists say only a manual transmission is worthwhile; this intuitive, fast-shifting box may change their mind.
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition
1978 Chevrolet Corvette Pace Car Edition. Page 34.
The 2014 Corvette Stingray: Rebirth of a Classic
Chevrolet revives one of their most popular sports cars to create the 2014 Corvette Stingray, but how much does it share in common with its namesake? What to expect from the 2014 C7 Corvette.
Best Corvette Events in Fall 2015
It's never to early to start planning if you want to attend one of the largest Corvette events in the country. Check out more info on the Funfest and NCM Anniversary Celebration here.
1970 Chevrolet Corvette LT1
1970 Chevrolet Corvette LT1. Corvettes. Page 25.
Barrett Jackson: 3 Hot "No Reserve" Corvettes
Barrett Jackson's Palm Beach auction is getting ready to start, and we've stumbled on 3 classic Corvettes that will cross the auction block without a reserve.
1953 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
1953 Chevrolet Corvette Roadster
1961 Mako Shark Corvette Concept
1961 Mako Shark Concept Corvette
Tadge Juechter Answers Tech Questions on the...
Where better to learn more about the 2015 Corvette Z06 than from its head engineer. Chevrolet's Tadge Juechter answers questions on fuel delivery, the chassis and what makes the Z06 grille so unique.
By God, It's a Corvette
Designed to stand out from a mile away, read why Corvettes from the original Sting Ray era are some of the most popular.
What Bloomington Gold Judges Really Look For...
Earning a Gold Certification from Bloomington Gold is one of the top awards a Corvette owner can receive. We walk through the essential steps of what the judges are looking for to help you get your Gold star.
1962 Fuel-Injected 327 Cubic Inch V8 Engine
1962 Fuel Injected Corvette 327 Engine. Page 20.
The Last Corvette Produced in St. Louis
1981 Last St. Louis Corvette. Corvettes.
Fuel-injected 1962 Chevrolet Corvette
Fuel-injected 1962 Chevrolet Corvette. Page 8.
Fuel-injected badge of a 1962 Chevrolet Corvette
Fuel-injected badge of a 1962 Chevrolet Corvette. Page 9.

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