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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 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.
What Makes the C4 Such a Good Starter Corvette?
C4 Corvette (1984-1996). Corvettes.
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.
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 to Buy a Corvette in 7 Easy Steps
Determine the Corvette you really want before you start shopping.
How You Can Buy an Affordable Used Corvette
The search for a decent restorable 'Vette begins.
Should You Rebuild or Replace Your Corvette's...
FAQ about Corvette Engine Swap and Replacement
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!
C3 Corvette (1968-1982)
C3 Corvette - (1968-1982). Corvettes.
How to Sell a Corvette
How to Sell a Corvette in 9 Easy Steps
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake...
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake Vacuum Booster
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.
C1 Corvette (1953-1962)
A brief profile of the C1 Corvette
How To Refresh Your C3 Corvette Gas Tank in 8...
Step by step instructions for refreshing your third generation Corvette gas tank
Starting a Corvette Restoration Project
Describes the process of finding a good Corvette restoration project car.
Is Your Corvette a Good Investment?
About the value of Corvettes appreciating over time as an investment.
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.
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.
How to Wash, Wax, and Detail Your Own Corvette
How to Wash, Wax and Detail Your Corvette
How to Re-Cover Your Corvette Steering Wheel
How To Restore the Cover on Your Corvette Steering Wheel
Ultimate Muscle - Corvette L88 427
1967 1968 1969 L-88 Corvette 427
Chevrolet Releases 2016 Corvette Price Info
Chevrolet Releases 2016 Corvette Price
Spotting and Fixing Corvette Frame Damage
How to spot and fix frame damage to your Corvette
The Most Powerful Crate Engine Ever Offered by GM
LSX454 Corvette Engine. Corvettes.
Sharpen Up Your Corvette's Steering And Handling
Buy a rebuild kit for your Corvette steering and suspension rebuild
2016 Corvette Z06 C7.R VIN #001 Sells For...
Barrett-Jackson auctions off the very first 2016 Corvette C7.R Z06 for $500,000.
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
The first 100 years of one of America's...
A short history of the first 100 years of Chevrolet
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).
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?
Fuel Injection Takes The 1957 Corvette To A...
1957 Fuel-Injected Corvette. Corvettes.
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.
Freshen and Upgrade Your Corvette's Ignition
Upgrading Your Corvette's Ignition System
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.
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.
How to Read Your Oil Can
Corvette engine oil - API Ratings
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.
Rebuilding Your Corvette's Engine
Can you assemble your own Corvette engine, or should you take it to a professional engine rebuilder?
1976-1977 Corvette - The Last Sharks
1977 Corvette. Corvettes.
1963 Corvette Z06
1963 Corvette Z06. Corvettes.
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.
How to Replace the Carpet in Your Corvette
How to replace the carpet in your Corvette
2016 Corvette Price List for New Design Packages
2016 Corvette Price List for New Design Packages
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.
Finding The Right Car
Starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 2.
Why This L88 Corvette Sold For Only \$330,000
Why Did This L88 Corvette Sold For Only $330,000?
The First Corvette
Profile of the 1953 Corvette. Corvettes.
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.
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.
Restore Your Corvette Wheels
Things to know when you plan to restore Corvette Wheels
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.
1961 Mako Shark Corvette Concept
1961 Mako Shark Concept Corvette
Mechanical Maintenance
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 5.
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.
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.
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 Post-Purchase Evaluation
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 3.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Inspecting Paint and Interior
Describes the process of starting a Corvette Restoration Project. Page 4.
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.
2016 Corvette Price List for Options and Upgrades
2016 Corvette Price List for Options
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.
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.
About Your Corvette's Catalytic Converter
About your Corvette Catalyst Converter
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.
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.
Restoring Your Corvette Wheels
What you need to know about restoring Corvette Wheels. Page 2.
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.
Restore the Spark in Your Corvette's Engine
Prepare to Restore Your Corvette Ignition System
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.
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).
Should I buy a 1966 or a 1967 Coupe Corvette?
Buying your first Corvette is an exciting affair. When choosing between late-model mid-year Corvettes, price, performance and prestige are three of the top considerations.
What's the Difference between an "Original...
When looking at a used Corvette for sale, what is the difference between an original Corvette and a restored Corvette? Both labels are compared using definitions from experts and enthusiasts.
2015 Corvette Beats Porsche 911 and Cayman
It's official (so says J.D. Power): the 2015 Corvette is more satisfying than the Porsche 911. Car and Driver also picks the Corvette over its competitors.
What's the best winter tire for a Corvette...
If you plan to drive your Corvette Stingray in the winter, it's crucial to swap out your summer tires. Find the best ultra high performance winter tire recommendations here.
Specs on Corvetts C7.R Race Car
Full specs on Corvette's C7.R race car.
1986 Corvette Indy Concept
1986 Corvette Indy Concept. Corvettes. Page 24.
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.
Man Cries 'Fraud' After Buying 1964 Corvette...
After winning a 1967 Corvette coupe in auction, one man realized his dream car was just a dressed up 1964 Corvette. This is certainly a case of buyer beware that anyone shopping in the Corvette collector market should take note of.
Can You Drive a Corvette Stingray in the Winter?
Driving your Corvette Stingray in winter is challenging, but certainly not impossible. Here are 5 tips to help you handle your snowy trip.
1964 Corvette Roadster
1964 Corvette Roadster. Corvettes. Page 15.
Corvette C4 Crossfire Injection
1984 Corvette crossfire injection. Page 14.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car. Page 23.
1969 427 L88 engine
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Engine. Page 3.
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.
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.
1962 Fuel-Injected 327 Cubic Inch V8 Engine
1962 Fuel Injected Corvette 327 Engine. Page 20.
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.
1962 Corvette Fuel-Injected Roadster Interior
1962 Corvette Interior. Corvettes. Page 19.
1959 Corvette
1959 Corvette. Corvettes. Page 6.
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.
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.
5 Things To Consider Before Replacing Your...
Replacing your Corvette's exhaust system impacts much more than its sounds and its looks. Check out these 5 tips before you change from the factory-installed exhaust.
Refreshing Your 1974-1982 Corvette's Rear...
How to replace the bumper skin on a 1974-1982 Corvette
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe Rear-View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 16.
1978 Corvette Pace Car
1978 Corvette Pace Car. Corvettes. Page 13.
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.
How To Open a C6 Corvette With a Dead Battery
With a high-tech key fob, late-model C6 Corvettes use a wireless signal to communicate with the car, letting you start, lock and unlock it without ever inserting a key. But what do you do when the battery dies?
Faster, Sleeker: Performance & Wheel...
Customize your 2015 Corvette with your preferred transmission type, performance upgrades and ten different wheel options. This list includes prices and details for each option.
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy. Corvettes. Page 2.
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.
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.
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine. Corvettes. Page 6.
What Can Chevy Do To Attract Younger Buyers to...
The aging of Corvette buyers. Corvettes.
Tips to Picking a Project Corvette
Finding and finishing an auto project can be a rewarding experience, or it can be an expensive, time-consuming chore that you come to loathe. Before you buy a new project Corvette, check out these five tips.
10 Corvette Accessories for Performance and...
10 products that represent good accessory and performance choices for your Corvette. Some are specific to certain model years, but you’re sure to find something similar no matter what kind of Corvette you own.
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.
1963 Split-Window Dash View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe dash view. Page 17.
A Non-Corvette
hot rod. Corvettes. Page 11.
Tasco Turquoise over a matching turquoise and...
1960 Corvette Roadster. Corvettes. Page 13.
NCRS "Top Flight" 1962 Fuel-Injected Corvette...
1962 Corvette Roadster Rear View. Page 18.
One of only 2,610 fuel injected Corvettes for...
1963 Corvette Interior. Corvettes. Page 27.
270 hp, 283 cu. in. overhead valve V8 engine,
1960 Corvette 283. Corvettes. Page 16.
Zora Arkus-Duntov Memorabilia - Helmet
Zora Arkus-Duntov Memorabilia - Helmet. Page 29.
Restoring Your Corvette's Engine Bay
Restore your Corvette engine bay
Zora Arkus-Duntov Photo and Wheel
Zora Arkus-Duntov Photo and Wheel. Page 30.
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 15.
Tuxedo Black with a red interior
1962 Corvette Fuel Injected Roadster. Page 17.
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.
360-horsepower L84 option with Rochester...
1963 Corvette Split Window Coupe. Page 28.
1963 Corvette Roadster - 15th built in 1963
1963 Corvette Roadster. Corvettes. Page 21.
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.
4-speed manual trans, independent front...
1960 Corvette Roadster Rear. Corvettes. Page 14.
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.
C2 Corvette Coupe Drag Racer
C2 Corvette Drag Racing. Corvettes. Page 12.
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.
1984 Corvette
1984 Corvette. Corvettes. Page 7.
The Pilot Alpin PA4: Michelin's Winter Tire for...
Corvette's OE tire, the Michelin Pilot Super Sport, is not built for winter weather. I talk with product expert Jim Knowles to learn why the Michelin Pilot Alpin PA4 is the best Corvette winter tire.
Split window C2 designed by by Bill Mitchell...
1963 Corvette Split Window Coupe. Page 26.
1965 Corvette Convertible
A fancy paint job is among the best modifications because it’s not permanent. A patriotic paint job like this on a classic 1965 convertible ‘Vette is sure to draw smiles and waves on the road, and it will win trophies at any car show or cruise-in you can find. Page 8.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car- The...
1978 Corvette 25th Anniversary Pace Car
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.
Just 15 miles since a complete body-off...
1963 Corvette interior. Corvettes. Page 23.
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept. Corvettes. Page 18.
NCRS Top Flight Winner
1960 Corvette Interior. Corvettes. Page 15.
1986 Corvette Indy Concept Engine
1986 Corvette Indy Concept Engine. Page 25.
This is the 15th C2 Sting Ray Ever Made
1963 Corvette Roadster. Corvettes. Page 22.
This car was restored by Glenn Vaughn
1963 Split-Window Corvette. Corvettes. Page 25.

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