Corvette Racing

Author: David Kimble
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760343438
Size: 43.23 MB
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For Corvette and racing fans, this book is the definitive word on Corvette’s nearly 60 years of competition. From the very beginning, Chevrolet’s Corvette existed for one reason and one reason only: to go racing.

Corvette Racing Legends

Author: Peter J. Gimenez
Publisher: Vettura Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781607026976
Size: 12.75 MB
Format: PDF
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Small Blocks and Fuel Injection Ed Cole wished to use the 12 Hours of Sebring
racing event to showcase the newly styled Corvette and his small block Chevrolet
V-8 engine. Zora Arkus-Duntov was more than capable and talented enough to
effectively compete with the Corvette, but he was committed to the design and
development of the Chevrolet Rochester Fuel Injection system, and could not
take time away from that important project. The best American driver of the era
was John ...

Corvette Racing

Author: Nigel Dobbie
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781906236373
Size: 22.94 MB
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This is the story of all C5R and C6R Corvettes produced by Pratt & Miller engineering, as raced initially by Corvette Racing and subsequently by privateer teams.

High Performance C5 Corvette Builder S Guide

Author: Walt Thurn
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1932494332
Size: 30.63 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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This book features tables, charts, photos, and build sequences to explain how to correctly modify your C5 for drag racing, road racing, autocross, or simply to turn heads on cruise nights.

Corvette Grand Sport

Author: Dave Friedman Lowell C. Paddock
Publisher:
ISBN: 161060900X
Size: 28.91 MB
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It was in early 1 963 that I first heard about the Corvette that Zora Arkus-Duntov (
ailed (he "Lightweight." Of course, it wasn't my first experience with racing
Corvettes. As a junior at Lehigh University, I took my Jaguar XK 120 down to
Hauser Chevrolet in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and traded ii in for a new red-and
-whhe '57 roadster with all the competition equipment I could get, including a 4.5ft
rear axle and a fuel-injected 283. With that car I began my rati ng career. I took it
to hillclimbs ...

Corvette

Author: Randy Leffingwell
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760346631
Size: 76.26 MB
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Production of coupes (at 8,504) consistently trailed convertibles (at 14,436). Base
prices, still with the 300-horsepower V-8 and three-speed manual, rose to
$4,240.75 for the open cars and $4,388.75 for the coupes. Air conditioning had
come down $9.20 from introduction in 1963, to $412.90, and up considerably in
popularity, with 2,235 coupes and 1,553 convertibles manufactured with the
climate system for a total of 3,788 of all Corvette production. RACING ENGINES
Again, the big ...

Corvette

Author: Mike Mueller, Bob Woods
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781610608947
Size: 25.39 MB
Format: PDF
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Whether they're members of Chevrolet's official Corvette racing team or private
owners turned weekend daredevils, those drivers are proud to have the famous
crossed-flags emblem on their all-American race car. The very first Corvettes,
though "sports cars" by the street definition, didn't have enough guts to compete
at the track. The six-cylinder, 1 50-horsepower engine and two-speed automatic
transmission simply couldn't keep up with the higher-powered European racers.

Corvette

Author: A. T. McKenna
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 9781577651277
Size: 19.27 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Surveys the history of the Corvette and its designs, engines, and performance.