New Corvette V8
New floor-mounted, close-ratio “stick” shift provides the split-second up- and down-shifting gear control demanded by the pros.
New high-compression cylinder heads on Corvettes 225-h.p. Turbo-Fire special V8 engine up compression ratio to 9.25:1
Eight-jet carburetion for take-offs and additional horsepower is offered by corvette’s new dual 4-barrel carburetors.
New styling matches Corvette’s advancements in performance. Immediately apparent are the new graceful fender lines, new side panel and hood treatment.