So, let's just check out the cars.
This 1959 Corvette has a beautiful Crown Sapphire and white two-tone paint scheme.
Only 888 were made in this color. This car has a 283ci engine, with 270hp and a
This 1961 Vette originally had a 3-speed transmission, but the current owner put
in a Tremec to make the car nicer to drive around town.
1963 Corvette (Second Generation, aka Stingray)
By 1963, the Corvettes were becoming more powerful. They were available with 327 engines. This particular Stingray Vette is now sporting a 350ci V8, though. The owner also made a few other sporty mods, such as putting in a Magna Flow exhaust and adding some nice custom wheels.
And the trend toward power continued, as the 1966 Vette shown here was among the first to sport a 427 engine. The 425 horsepower in this model ushered in the start of the muscle car error.
To see all the published posts in the Lake Mirror Classic series, click here. The first post appeared Oct 21, 2013, and there will be a new post every Monday through March 2014. Check back next week to see the next group of featured cars.