Tag: body

This C4 Corvette Wants to Be an Airplane

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Extreme creativity or a bit absurd? This airplane-body on a Corvette chassis challenges the mind.

  Comments | By - November 2, 2015

2010 Corvette Grand Sport Review

2010 Grand Sport General Motors has used the C6 Corvette to showcase a variety of different trimlines and the newest chapter in the success story is the 2010 Corvette Grand Sport.  The name is new for 2010 but the equipment options are not, as the Grand Sport is effectively replacing the Z51 package with some […] More »

  Comments | By - June 22, 2010

Corvette Body & Paint Repair Basics

Corvette Body & Paint Repair Basics by Lars Grimsrud & Butch Powers SVE Automotive Restoration Musclecar, Collector & Exotic Auto Repair & Restoration Broomfield, CO This tech paper will discuss simple repair (non-structural) and refinishing processes to produce high-quality results on fiberglass (Corvette) panels. Recognize that there are many different product lines out there, and […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

Retrofitting ’73-up Rubber Body Mounts onto a ’68-’72 Corvette

The rubber body mounts found on 73-82 Corvettes vastly improved noise and ride over the solid aluminum mounts used on the 68-72 models. It is possible to retrofit the later rubber mounts on 68-72 and reap the benefits of a better ride, less road noise and less risk of fiberglass stress cracks. I recommend buying […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010