Corvette : America's Star Spangled Sports Car

The Complete History 1953 - 1982

By Karl E Ludvigsen
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The Corvette community has long been asking for an update of Karl Ludvigsen's Corvette - America's Star-Spangled Sports Car, published in 1973 and last refreshed in 1978. Ludvigsen has taken that task to heart. Covered in no less than 52 chapters, the essential elements of the original Corvette bible are still here, but it has been fully revised, reorganized, and expanded, including the addition of hundreds of new photos and illustrations.

● Americans Discover Sports Cars
● Plastic Fantastic
● Styled by Harley Earl
● GM and GRP
● Chassis by Maurice Olley
● Dream Car or Nightmare
● Sports Car in the Doldrums
● Creating the Real McCoy
● Corvette Learns to Race
● Le Mans in the Windscreen
● Fuel Injection
● Fabulous Fifty-Seven
● Return to Sebring
● Corvette SS - The Creation
● Corvette SS - The Racing
● Going for Baroque
● Ed Cole's Q-Ship
● Stingray Racer
● Mitchell's Motors
● Sixty Specials
● CERV at Your Service
● Ducktail for 1961
● Calling Car 327
● International Initiative
● A Legend's New Legs
● Concept-Car Styling
● Year of the Sting Ray
● Fish Meets Serpent
● Grand Sport Genesis
● Lightweights Go Racing
● Meet Mr. Mecom
● Sting Rays that Stop
● Power to Spare
● L88 the Great
● Winchell's Raiders
● Racing Four by Four
● Mako Shark the Second
● Choosing the Future
● Preening the Shark
● Return of the Stingray
● Sharks With Teeth
● Mid-Engine Mania
● 'Vette for the Seventies
● Foam and Aluminum the Answer?
● Topping and Tailing the C3
● Welcome to Wankel World
● Aerovette the Magnificent
● Period of Adjustment
● From Duntov to McLellan
● Happy Anniversary!
● Weight Watching the C3
● Between Dream and Reality
● Appendix I. Engines
● Appendix II. Production and Sales
● Appendix III. Serial Numbers
● Appendix IV. Colors by Model Year
● Appendix V. Base Specifications
● Appendix VI. Equipment Buying Trends
● Appendix VII. Corvette Racing Record
Robert Bentley, Inc Publishers
Hardbound, 784 pages

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