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1957 "Airbox" Corvette - What is it?

 
Old 10-17-2018, 05:04 PM
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There are some color photos on REV's institute site of an EARLY airbox car. From the photos it looks like the airbox may be raw fiberglass..
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Originally Posted by firstgenaddict View Post
There are some color photos on REV's institute site of an EARLY airbox car. From the photos it looks like the airbox may be raw fiberglass..
Yes, it does. The one in my car was painted with a thick black paint but the car was 10 years old when I got it. The fiberglass appeared to be hand laid and very crude finish like that one.

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FWIW REVS Institute has an enormous amount of vintage racing photos... just go into the search and put corvette and a year...
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