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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 long should I warm up my Corvette in the...
Do you need to warm up your Corvette engine in the winter or can you just start it and go? The answer depends on this one factor.
What Makes the C4 Such a Good Starter Corvette?
C4 Corvette (1984-1996). Corvettes.
What's the Best Engine Oil for Your Corvette?
An article outlining the decision factors in choosing engine oil for your Corvette.
How to Fix a Crack in Your Corvette's...
How to Fix a Crack in Your Corvette's Fiberglass Body
How the Corvette Has Changed Through Generations
A brief history of Corvette cars according to their generations.
Corvettes Owners: LS7 Engine Problems &...
Find out more behind LS7 worn valve guide problems and three things to check if you suspect this issue is affecting your engine.
How You Can Buy an Affordable Used Corvette
The search for a decent restorable 'Vette begins.
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.
Should You Rebuild or Replace Your Corvette's...
FAQ about Corvette Engine Swap and Replacement
How to Buy a Corvette in 7 Easy Steps
Determine the Corvette you really want before you start shopping.
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!
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake...
How to Replace Your Classic Corvette's Brake Vacuum Booster
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 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.
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
Starting a Corvette Restoration Project
Describes the process of finding a good Corvette restoration project car.
C2 Corvette (1963-1967)
C2 Corvette (1963-1967). Corvettes.
How to Wash, Wax, and Detail Your Own Corvette
How to Wash, Wax and Detail Your Corvette
The Most Powerful Crate Engine Ever Offered by GM
LSX454 Corvette Engine. Corvettes.
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.
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.
How to Sell a Corvette
How to Sell a Corvette in 9 Easy Steps
Is Your Corvette a Good Investment?
About the value of Corvettes appreciating over time as an investment.
C1 Corvette (1953-1962)
A brief profile of the C1 Corvette
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.
Spotting and Fixing Corvette Frame Damage
How to spot and fix frame damage to your Corvette
How to Read Your Oil Can
Corvette engine oil - API Ratings
Sharpen Up Your Corvette's Steering And Handling
Buy a rebuild kit for your Corvette steering and suspension rebuild
Chevrolet Releases 2016 Corvette Price Info
Chevrolet Releases 2016 Corvette Price
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
How to Install Corvette Headers and Side Exhaust
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.
Aftermarket: Best Replacement Tires for a C6...
Some experts name the OEM Goodyear tires as a weak point for the C6 Corvette. We name the best replacement tire and include a fitment guide here.
Ultimate Muscle - Corvette L88 427
1967 1968 1969 L-88 Corvette 427
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?
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.
The first 100 years of one of America's...
A short history of the first 100 years of Chevrolet
The First Corvette
Profile of the 1953 Corvette. Corvettes.
Can I Rebuild My Corvette Engine Myself?
Can you assemble your own Corvette engine, or should you take it to a professional engine rebuilder?
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).
2016 Corvette Price List for New Design Packages
2016 Corvette Price List for New Design Packages
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.
How to Re-Cover Your Corvette Steering Wheel
How To Restore the Cover on Your Corvette Steering Wheel
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.
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.
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.
3 Rare Corvettes for Sale
Mecum auctions 3 rare, beautiful and expensive Corvettes, including this $500,000 Tuxedo Black 1967 Corvette Convertible.
1963 Corvette Z06
1963 Corvette Z06. Corvettes.
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.
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.
How to Replace the Carpet in Your Corvette
How to replace the carpet in your Corvette
Restore the Spark in Your Corvette's Engine
Prepare to Restore Your Corvette Ignition System
2016 Corvette Price List for Options and Upgrades
2016 Corvette Price List for Options
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.
1976-1977 Corvette - The Last Sharks
1977 Corvette. Corvettes.
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.
Freshen and Upgrade Your Corvette's Ignition
Upgrading Your Corvette's Ignition System
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.
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.
Corvette Guide: Which Corvettes Used Carburetor...
Through its 60-plus year span, Corvette has experimented with numerous induction setups. Use this convenient guide to see which systems were offered each year.
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).
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).
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine
1953 Corvette Blue Flame Engine. Corvettes. Page 6.
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.
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.
Refreshing Your 1974-1982 Corvette's Rear...
How to replace the bumper skin on a 1974-1982 Corvette
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.
Restoring Your Corvette's Engine Bay
Restore your Corvette engine bay
Restoring Your Corvette Wheels
Things to know when you plan to restore Corvette Wheels
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
2016 Corvette Performance Details and Tech Specs
Full details on performance capabilities and other technical information for the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette.
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.
The C6 Z06: Engine, Specs and Production Details
Background details on the innovate LS7 engine, which first powered the Corvette Z06 in 2006. This profile includes performance ratings, car specs and production numbers as well.
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.
1st and 2nd Generation Corvettes Lead in...
For Corvettes, it was the First and Second Generations that topped the sales charts in Mecum's auction in Chicago.
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe Rear-View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 16.
1963 Split-Window Dash View
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe dash view. Page 17.
1969 427 L88 engine
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Engine. Page 3.
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept
1967 Chevrolet Astro I Concept. Corvettes. Page 18.
What Can Chevy Do To Attract Younger Buyers to...
The aging of Corvette buyers. Corvettes.
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.
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.
The most impressive Corvette awards
What's the most prestigious award your corvette can win? We name the best three awards and list a dozen other top honors here.
What's the best type of tire for your Corvette?
Debating between summer, all season or winter tires for your Corvette? We break down each category to help you decide which style best fits your needs.
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.
1986 Corvette Indy Concept
1986 Corvette Indy Concept. Corvettes. Page 24.
1960 Corvette Interior
1960 Corvette Interior. Corvettes. Page 7.
Corvette Adventures Without The Stress
Take a Corvette Package Tour. Corvettes.
Building Your Corvette Library
Building Your Corvette Library - Books on Corvettes that every Corvette owner should buy.
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy
Corvette Ignition Parts to Buy. Corvettes. Page 2.
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.
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.
1962 Custom Corvette
A popular modern modification plan is to take a basket case C1 or C2 Corvette and restore it using all modern underpinnings and drivetrain. The result is a “resto-mod” car that costs well over $100,000 to complete, but which offers a new car driving experience. You can usually tell these cars from original restorations by examining the wheels and brakes, or by checking under the hood. Page 4.
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.
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.
Specs on Corvetts C7.R Race Car
Full specs on Corvette's C7.R race car.
1963 Corvair Monza SS Concept
1963 Corvair Monza SS Concept. Corvettes. Page 14.
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.
Production Details For The 2015 Corvette
A full spectrum of production data is available in this chart for the 2015 Corvette. Includes the record-high build numbers of the Z06.
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).
5 Things To Consider Before Replacing Your...
Replacing your Corvette's exhaust system impacts much more than your car's sound and appearance. Check out these 5 tips before you change from the factory-installed exhaust.
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.
1973 Aerovette Experimental Rear View
1973 Aerovette Experimental Rear View. Page 21.
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.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car. Page 23.
50 Years of Corvettes at Le Mans
50 Years of Corvettes at Le Mans
This car is honestly unique
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Interior. Page 4.
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.
1973 Aerovette Experimental
1973 Aerovette Experimental. Corvettes. Page 20.
2016 Corvette Z06: Performance Details and Tech...
Full details on performance capabilities and other technical information for the 2016 Chevrolet Corvette.
SCCA Racing Corvette
This C5 is legal to race in SCCA's GT-1 class or in Trans-Am pro racing. You can see here that the bodywork is made to be a “silhouette” approximation of the original C5 Corvette. But as far removed from a street car as this is, it’s still a Corvette and still shares much of the street car’s DNA. Page 6.
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.
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.
All the King's Men
Profiles of the men who designed and engineered the Chevrolet Corvette throughout its history.
1973 Chevy Aerovette Experimental Engine
1973 Chevy Aerovette Experimental Engine. Page 22.
427 cubic inches of fun!
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Engine. Page 7.
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe
1963 Split-Window Corvette Coupe. Page 15.
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?
Rare in its own way
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Rear View. Page 6.
1978 Corvette Silver Anniversary Pace Car- The...
1978 Corvette 25th Anniversary Pace Car
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.
Will Chevrolet Create a Mid-Engine Corvette?
Rumors behind mid-engine Corvettes are almost as fabled as tales of the loch ness monster. No one has verifiable proof that it exists, but many want to believe.
1973 Corvette Coupe
1973 Corvette Coupe. Corvettes. Page 19.
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.
Ultimate Muscle - Two 1969 L88 Corvette Coupes
Two 1969 Corvette L88 Coupes offered for sale at RM Auctions, June 2010
1968 Corvette - The First Stingray
1968 Corvette. Corvettes.
Corvette Owners Sue Chevrolet Over LS7 Engine...
A small group of C6 Corvette owners has filed a proposed class action lawsuit in a California federal court over reliability issues with a Corvette engine.
1953 Corvette Dash
1953 Corvette Dash. Corvettes. Page 5.
560 Horsepower - 2 Pedals
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe. Corvettes. Page 5.
1961 Mako Shark Corvette
1961 Mako Shark Corvette Concept. Page 8.
435 horsepower, 427 Cubic Inches
1969 Corvette L89 - 427/435 Engine. Page 6.
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.
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?
Start Right to Finish Right
When you start restoring a Corvette engine, take careful notes of where everything goes. Page 2.
Tips to Buying a 1984 Corvette
Tips to Buying a 1984 Corvette. Corvettes.
1986 Corvette Indy Concept Engine
1986 Corvette Indy Concept Engine. Page 25.
Original Interior
1969 Corvette L88 Coupe - Interior. Page 8.
Why This L88 Corvette Sold For Only \$330,000
Why Did This L88 Corvette Sold For Only $330,000?
Funfest: The Country's Largest Corvette Party
Do you enjoy getting together with friends to talk about Corvettes, ogle over each other's cars, find new ways to pamper your car (or yourself) and end the weekend with a concert? If so, we've got the perfect event for you.
This is the 15th C2 Sting Ray Ever Made
1963 Corvette Roadster. Corvettes. Page 22.

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