THE HISTORY OF “AMERICA’S SPORTS CAR” – THE CORVETTE

July 30th, 2019 by

The Chevy Corvette C8 will be officially revealed to the automotive world on July 18, 2019. Many exciting details about the Corvette C8 are already known and prove that the Corvette will yet again prove to be one of America’s most state-of-the-art vehicles.

The Corvette C8 follows 66 years of Chevrolet Corvette vehicles. What began as a Dream Car at the 1953 General Motors Motorama has become one of the most iconic sports cars in the world.

Production History:
Chevrolet Corvette C1 : 1953-1962
Chevrolet Corvette C2 “Sting Ray” : 1963-1967
Chevrolet Corvette C3 “Stingray” : 1968-1982
Chevrolet Corvette C4 : 1984-1996
Chevrolet Corvette C5 : 1997-2004
Chevrolet Corvette C6 : 2005-2013
Chevrolet Corvette C7 : 2014-2019
Chevrolet Corvette C8 : 2020-

With and within each generation, boundless improvements have been made to the original idea of a high-tech, high-quality, and high-style American sports car.

With the new Corvette C8 comes a groundbreaking new development for the Corvette series: a mid-engine design. This will allow for great improvement to the already astonishing performance, driving characteristics, and sporty, low to the ground styling of the Chevy Corvette.

Interested in owning your own Corvette? Check out our inventory in-stock today! Interested in the new 2020 Corvette C8? Give us a call, stop into our White Bear Lake showroom, or contact us online and we can talk about how we can get you into the newest iteration of America’s Sports Car!

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