by Teddy FieldCorvette Forum America’s Sports car was conceived at a time when jet planes and space capsules held our collective imagination. So it seems natural that a car like the 1953 Corvette would sport lines seemingly inspired by the pages of Buck Rogers’ Space Accessory Catalog. Nearly 60 years later, America is still in […]

Number One: C2 Corvette Z06Produced: 1963Number Built: 199 In 1957, the SCCA had banned manufacturer-sponsored racing, but Zora Duntov knew his customers still wanted to race. So he convinced GM to allow him to include the Z06 option for all 1963 Corvettes. The Z06 option pack included a larger front anti-roll bar, vacuum brake booster […]

Number Two: C3 Corvette ZR2Produced: 1971Number Built: 12 Many Corvette enthusiasts will recognize the famous Corvette ZR1. But did you know there was also a Corvette ZR2? That’s right. In 1971, Zora Duntov wanted a new car, so he cleverly devised the ZR2 option pack. It consisted of the ZR1′s Rock-Crusher M22 4-speed, bigger brakes, […]

Number Three: C2 Corvette L89 Sting RayProduced: 1967Number Built: 16 The Sting Ray was arguably the best looking Corvette..ever! So it’s fitting that the famed Ray would go out with a bang. The final year of production saw many tweaks to the car’s design. But the most important change was made to the options list. […]