Jimmie Johnson’s resto-mod Stingray may be the coolest Corvette at SEMA
One of the latest Corvettes to be restored by Johnson, this Stingray features both exterior and interior updates, and an all-new Gen V LT1 crate engine, which the folks at Chevy are making available for $11,000 for the wet sump version and $11,250 for the dry sump.
If you’ve been dreaming about some of those higher-performance features on the new Corvette Z06, but you’ve been thinking the cost of the car might be way out of your price range, then you’ll really welcome this bit of SEMA news.
After finally getting their hands on the Corvette, Abbes, a small company based in Luxembourg, has rolled out its spin on America’s sports car.
Do you think it’s outrageous to spend $100,000 to mod a $20,000 C5 Corvette? What if that $100,000 is spent swapping all the car’s fiberglass body panels for carbon fiber pieces?