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Chevrolet Corvette Catalytic Converter Guide and History

The catalytic converter in your Chevrolet Corvette has an important purpose: to reduce the toxicity of your engine emissions. In 1950, the first studies about smog in Los Angeles, California were published, indicating what everyone knew already: auto exhaust was a major component of the problem. That year, French-born mechanical engineer Eugene Houdry founded his […] More »

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Chevrolet Corvette Catback Exhaust System Guide

Cat back, or catback, exhaust systems are increasingly popular aftermarket additions for Chevrolet Corvette. With the proper selection and design, cat back systems often help enhance performance, as well as your Vette’s all-important sound characteristics and powerful look and appeal.The cat back exhaust system comprises a number of components. It includes the exhaust parts starting […] More »

  Comments | By - September 3, 2009