Corvette! You hear that word and it gets your blood pumping. Since its inception, the “Vette” has been the icon of American muscle cars. Power, luxury and pure muscle embody the image of this American icon.
The Chevrolet Corvette, known colloquially as the “Vette,” or Chevy Corvette, is a sports car manufactured by Chevrolet. The car has been produced through seven generations. The first model, a convertible, was introduced at the GM Motorama in 1953 as a concept show car. Myron Scott is credited for naming the car after the type of small, maneuverable warship. Originally built in Flint, Michigan and St. Louis, Missouri, the vehicle is currently manufactured in Bowling Green, Kentucky and is the official sports car of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The first generation was introduced late in the 1953 model year. First production was on June 30, 1953.
Take the Corvette for a Test Ride
Buckle up and watch this amazing video on how the American icon is made.