In the latest ‘Roadkill’ episode, the guys take the entire body off a 1985 Corvette and turn it into a 350hp bare-bone racer, then pit it against a 640hp C7 upgraded by Lingenfelter Performance.
I still can’t understand why someone would try to pull off a caper in a car as popular and highly recognizable as a Corvette.
Here’s a Corvette of the Week that exemplifies why Corvette fans are among the most passionate group of people on Earth. New forum member “JVH” from Georgia recently picked up this two-tone 1985 C4 in the classic light- and dark-bronze shades. Although JVH has owned this ‘Vette only a few months, he’s been involved in a love affair with this exact car for 18 years.
Here’s a piece of advice – if you’re going to buy a high school kid a graduation gift, a Corvette might not be a wise pick.
This Corvette of the Week is a rare find. Chevrolet produced only 502 ZR-1s for the 1992 model year, and among those, only 48 were painted in this car’s Black Rose Metallic.